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Bumping 18,000 in OK by Tony[_5_]
I just noticed on the Talihina yahoo group that Randy Teel climbed to 17,900 today in the wave down by Talihina. Wow! Congrats!
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April 4th 10 02:55 AM
by Randy[_2_] Go to last post
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I Have Been Keylogged by [email protected]
On Apr 3, 1:56*pm, Mark wrote: -- sig here http://www.youtube.com/user/BeechSundowner
April 4th 10 02:29 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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US-Canada airspace/border files available by Tuno
Washington to North Dakota: http://www.justsoar.com/public/sua/wa2nd_canada.sua http://www.justsoar.com/public/openair/wa2nd_canada.txt Minnesota to Michigan: http://www.justsoar.com/public/sua/mn2mi_canada.sua http://www.justsoar.com/public/openair/mn2mi_canada.txt Ohio to New...
April 3rd 10 11:25 PM
by Tuno Go to last post
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winglets on a 2-33? by GARY BOGGS
Has anyone ever put winglets on a 2-33? or any other Schweitzer?
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April 3rd 10 09:04 PM
by Leroy Tire Go to last post
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Bleeding LS4 wheel brake hydraulic system by David Starer[_3_]
Does anyone have any experience of bleeding the hydraulic system that activates the LS4's wheel brake? I have heard a suggestion that it is necessary to unbolt the master cylinder and hold it in a vertical position in order to expel all the air from the system. Is this really true? Also, does...
April 3rd 10 04:06 PM
by Grider Pirate Go to last post
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302 wind calculation by AK
Does anyone have any insight into how a 302 calculates wind? How good is it in regards to wind a straight flight with very little turning? How valuable is it on a ridge? What does it need in order to calculate probable wind one 360 turn, part of a turn, two turns? Any information is appreciated.
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April 3rd 10 01:27 PM
by T8 Go to last post
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GLIDING INTERNATIONAL by johnhamish
The latest issue of Gliding International covers the story on the new sailplane with three outstanding features - (1) L/D 46:1, (2) 60 fpm sink rate, and (3) $US73,000 cost. New subscribers can enroll at www.glidinginternational.com JOHN ROAKE EDITOR
April 3rd 10 05:55 AM
by John Seaborn[_2_] Go to last post
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Let's Talk Bi-Polar; Life Is **** by thunderhoof
On Apr 2, 12:27*pm, Mark wrote: First of all, Hello World. ;) Heh, I never said it was gonna be easy. Emil Kraepelin (the pioneer of modern psychiatry) observed the fluctuation of manic-depression through many people's lives. *Some got better, some ...
April 3rd 10 05:31 AM
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Master clyinder by [email protected]
We are looking for a new wheel brake master cylinder for our Grob 103 Twin Two Acro. The one that is in there is "Magura" brand, but no part number. This is obviously from a motorcycle, circa 1980, but we can't seem to cross reference. Some machining work was done on it to convert to fit a...
April 3rd 10 04:11 AM
by Grider Pirate Go to last post
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Let's Talk Bi-Polar; Life Is **** by [email protected]
On Apr 2, 11:27*am, Mark wrote: -- sig here http://www.youtube.com/user/BeechSundowner
April 3rd 10 03:10 AM
by Don Stockbauer Go to last post
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Grease recommendation by Bastoune
Looking for a good grease recommendation for general use around the glider (main pins, ball fittings, etc.). Something locally available in the US would be preferred! Anything that I should definitely stay away from? Thanks, Bastoune
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April 2nd 10 08:57 PM
by Whiskey Delta Go to last post
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Soaring? by GARY BOGGS
Isn't there anything we can do to keep all the unrelated crap off of here?
April 2nd 10 08:40 PM
by vaughn[_3_] Go to last post
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New bug wiper system by Tom Kelley
Bugs only hang out within several hundred feet of the ground. So, new system is designed to keep them off and then if you stay high, you need not them high cost bug wipers which might fall off and damage your wing. Have your crew soak a roll of toilet paper, yep, and several minutes before you tow...
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April 2nd 10 11:21 AM
by Martin Gregorie[_5_] Go to last post
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Interesting... by RRK
Deuche Folksegel Flugzeug Gmb. proposed a very interesting and elegant solution to the notorious problem of very slow and painfully long self lunch of all German motor gliders. Simple electromagnetic clutch between the motor and the glider main wheel will allow the glider to gain the take off...
April 2nd 10 05:22 AM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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DG's latest volley by raulb
In the latest DG newsletter: http://www.dg-flugzeugbau.de/newsletter-138.html As I read Dirks' comments, Weber is full of crap. I also think Weber shot himself in the foot by publishing Dirks' comments. As laid out by Dirks, the rules say "the latest version" of the manual has to be used. He...
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April 2nd 10 03:51 AM
by Steve Go to last post
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EAA/SSA by glider[_2_]
There is strength in numbers, but I never, never though I would see the day when SSA became a Division of EAA. Oh well, GA
April 1st 10 06:23 PM
by Westbender Go to last post
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Bultman Youth Scholarship deadline approaches. by Frank Whiteley
An SSA service award of up to $600 for your youthful pilots. Application deadline is April 30. http://www.coloradosoaring.org/ssa/ssay/byfs.htm
April 1st 10 05:51 PM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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Volkslogger help by Laura betzoldt
Volkslogger shuts down after about 15 min into flight, can turn off and on ILEC sn-10 and volks will start working again. Canít down flight from Volks to PDA with see you mobile. I get ERROR OCCURRIED COMMUNICATION WITH/DEVICE EXTERNAL CODE (-10) on Connect Me. Just had Volks calibrated?? ...
April 1st 10 01:14 AM
by Laura betzoldt Go to last post
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In search of drier trailers by None[_2_]
Do you have electricity at your trailer? There is a device called Dampp-Chaser that is used inside pianos to keep them from soaking up humidity. It is a long rod that is heated electrically and will elevate temperature enough to keep a piano dry (but not too dry). Two or three of these...
March 31st 10 11:37 PM
by jsbrake[_2_] Go to last post
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Glider accident - Morocco - sovereign wealth fund head missing... by Dan Armstrong
Head of Largest Sovereign Wealth Fund Missing After Glider Crash AP The United Arab Emirates state news agency says the head of Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund -- the world's largest -- is missing after his glider crashed in Morocco. Rescue workers were scouring an artificial Moroccan lake...
March 31st 10 11:37 PM
by Mike the Strike Go to last post
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