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S80 S100 stick controller how helpful? by [email protected]
Just got the S100 and am considering the stick controller. Those of you that have been able to fly with the stick controller, what do you think? How helpful do you see it, and can you do everything, or just about everything with the stick controller? Would be putting it in a DG400 so I would...
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February 13th 17 05:03 AM
by ZP Go to last post
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Turnpoint placement to support safer Tasking by [email protected]
It has been discussed that it is safest to prevent Out&Return/U-turn type tasks that have acute angles between legs. Many turnpoint lists do not support this well because many of the turnpoints are not near another turnpoint to use for steering. So if you use the far out turnpoint and want to add...
February 12th 17 09:09 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Good Finish 7F by 7K
We received sad news earlier today that Sam Fly passed away this morning. As most of you know, Sam has been a long time TSA member. Many of you heard of Sam's contributions at our September annual meeting, where Sam was honored. Sam was instrumental in much of what we currently enjoy at TSA. The...
February 12th 17 04:48 PM
by WB Go to last post
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L-33 AD Paperwork by YourNameHere
Trying to locate the drawings for the wing hinge AD for the L-33. I pulled the instructions off of LET's site, but it references drawings that I could not find on their site. Looking for someone that may have access to these drawings? Thanks, Wells ---
February 11th 17 04:06 PM
by YourNameHere Go to last post
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DG-505MB weight & ballast by Jacopo Romei
Hello everybody, anybody knows what's the empty weight of this ship? What's its max weight? And ballast? I can't find this information or so it seems. Thank you! -- Jacopo
February 11th 17 03:58 PM
by Jacopo Romei Go to last post
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Price reduced on my ASW27B as shown in Wings and Wheels. by [email protected]
I will reduce the price $1000/month until it sells. Failing eyesight is forcing me to hang it up. Many, many extras.
February 10th 17 11:49 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Upset recovery, unusual attitudes, spin training course by Sasha Marvin Aerobatics
This is for airline pilots, glider pilots and those who would feel safer practicing spins and recoveries from very unusual attitudes. I am a US CFIG and train glider aerobatics at the Seminole Lake GliderPort in Florida. World Champion in 2012 with Team Italy at WAGAC World Advanced Glider...
February 10th 17 08:25 PM
by Sasha Marvin Aerobatics Go to last post
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Using new variometer technology to display real time lift coefficient? by [email protected]
A question respectfully submitted to the pundits who lurk in these halls: Please forgive me if this topic has been covered before; I have done a general search on this forum and have found no mention of it anywhere. Having been away from Soaring for about 35 years, and having just come back...
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February 9th 17 09:30 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Spin training for US pilots? by Sean F (F2)
I did spin training in CA shortly after recieving my glider license. It has been very helpful for me as I have continued along with glider flight. How many of you, US pilots, have had formal spin instruction (not one spin but half a day or more)? Personally I am amazed that a US glider pilot can...
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February 9th 17 04:22 PM
by Sasha Marvin Aerobatics Go to last post
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Oldie and Power Flarm by John Dezzutti[_4_]
Would appreciate hearing from pilots who have used an Oudie for power flarm display. Is it a satisfactory tool or is a dedicated display (Butterfly or LX) needed? Thanks!
February 8th 17 10:54 PM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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Husky Schweizer Tow Hook by [email protected]
Doeso anyone have a Schweizer tow hoo for a Husky, or have the drawing listed in the TCDS for the factory available hitch in their maintenance records they could make a copy of?
February 8th 17 05:58 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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2005 Ventus 2cxT 15/18m Sustainer by Bob Caldwell (BC)
Hi Pilots, This ship is re-listed on Wings and Wheels. Price reduced. I have one too many gliders. Check it out and get in touch. You will love this glider. Fly safely, Bob
February 7th 17 09:32 PM
by Bob Caldwell (BC) Go to last post
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Club Growth by Christopher Schrader
Is anyone experiencing a resurgence in club growth and if so, could you share the following with me (as well as any any other suggestions you might have for other clubs): How would you quantify any recent growth? How long have you been experiencing such growth? Do you believe such growth was a...
February 7th 17 10:53 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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IMI One Man Rigger Question by GeneReinecke
Is anybody using an IMI rigger with the universal cuff on an ASW-20 wing? Any input would be appreciated. Post here or privately at generein at aol dot com (yes, an old CompuServe account!) Cheers
February 7th 17 10:41 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Single Ground Buss?? Question clarified I hope by [email protected]
Reworking my DG 400 electrical system. Adding 2 batteries for instruments only and keeping main batts for motor related electronics and starter. I have removed all of the positive wires supplying the breakers that are not motor related. At present there is one main ground buss. Some of the...
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February 6th 17 09:35 PM
by howard banks Go to last post
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Cambridge L-NAV and GPSNAV for sale by [email protected]
Cambridge L-NAV and GPSNAV with Cambridge 80mm meter, includes flask and cables. Removed in working condition from glider about six years ago. Recently connected to bench battery and both power up. Includes Compaq Aero 1500 with cradle that connects to LNAV. I don't have a separate charging cable...
February 6th 17 03:23 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Here's something you don't see for sale everyday by Blue Whale
1939 Briegleb BG-6 Glider: http://www.ebay.com/itm/1939-Briegleb-BG-6-Glider-/122341015773?forcerrptr=true&hash=item1c7c17c0dd:g:wFoAAOSwo4pYlQvW&item=122341015773
February 6th 17 12:36 AM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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Panel Mount Microphone by Robert Ballou
Greetings all. I am in the process of building a new panel for my ASW20C and am interested in dumping the annoying side mounted, goose neck mic, in favor of a panel mounted microphone. I'm also installing a standard plug in for a headset. I read previous RAS comments on this subject and those who...
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February 6th 17 12:19 AM
by Tom (TK) Go to last post
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cost of and problems of getting a glider out of Canada? by Morris Carter
problems of getting s glider out of Canada?
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February 5th 17 06:52 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Low Cost Dual Band ADS-B Receiver by Mike Schumann[_2_]
Check out the new pingBuddy2 dual band ADS-B receiver from UAVIONIX: http://www.uavionix.com/products/pingbuddy2/ $149. Works with a wide variety of iPhone and iPAD aps, including Foreflight, FltPlan Go, WingX, etc. Provides weather, and traffic (both ADS-B equipped A/C, and Mode C/S transponder...
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February 5th 17 03:35 AM
by kirk.stant Go to last post
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