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LX 90XX User Group? by Roy B.
Does anybody know of an LX90XX user group online? ROY
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Glider preparation for a competition by [email protected]
I'm flying in my first gliding competition this year. I've flown a reasonable number of XC tasks over the last couple of years and thought it would be fun to enter a small local competition. My glider is in pretty good condition and I'll be polishing it before the competition, but what other tips...
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March 16th 19 07:38 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Flarm antenna mounting in a K6 by Rob Shepherd
Afternoon all, I have a Flarm Powermouse with a 16cm antenna with a 1m lead so it will have to be mounted in front of the cockpit area but space in very limited, if in front of the pilot, I'm assuming as it has to penetrate through the pilot to see behind, coverage in this area would be...
March 16th 19 05:22 PM
by Rob Shepherd Go to last post
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Pawnee question by Greg Arnold[_2_]
The local towplane operation has a Pawnee that back in 1996 had an STC from STC Inc. (SA01154AT) modification to the wing attach cluster. Apparently it still requires a wings off inspection every two years. The owner of the operation has heard that there may be an inexpensive permanent fix that...
March 15th 19 04:55 PM
by Larry Ruggiero Go to last post
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FLARM and ADS-B and PCAS Traffic Display on PC by Paul Remde
Hi, A customer has a PowerFLARM Core and wants to use it to display nearby FLARM, ADS-B and PCAS traffic on a PC - on the ground. It is easy to connect the PowerFLARM Core to the PC's serial port, but I'm not aware of any software to display the traffic on a map. Any suggestions? Are any...
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March 15th 19 02:51 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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1-26 Championships Moriarty by Daniel Sazhin[_2_]
Hey Folks, As CD of the competition, I was especially happy to see 20 1-26s signed up for the 2019 1-26 Championships at Moriarty! We are working hard to make this a really fun event for all experience levels. Low performance ships are also very welcome to participate! Performance range up...
March 15th 19 01:08 AM
by Daniel Sazhin[_2_] Go to last post
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Replacing a multi-probe socket by JS[_5_]
Is there a 3-circuit socket which is more easily serviced when the total pressure (pitot) O-ring fails? Jim
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March 13th 19 05:55 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Anyone flown a SHK-1? by [email protected]
What was the cockpit like? Roomy or constrained compared to k6e? How does it handle turbulence? What are your general opinions? Thanks for your time and thoughts! -Nick
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March 13th 19 05:06 PM
by Dave Walsh[_2_] Go to last post
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Botched handoffs by son_of_flubber
I would like to review the several ways that a handoff of control can go awry. Here's my best botched handoff, so far (knock on wood). I was flying with an instructor in the backseat. A very strong quartering crosswind had blown up while we were in the air. Last flight of the day, so I was...
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March 12th 19 09:38 AM
by Z Goudie[_2_] Go to last post
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Brendan Chaplin - UK Glider Pilot by [email protected]
Morning ... anybody have contact information for a UK pilot named Brendan Chaplin (or perhaps Chapman) ... who flew out of Blairstown NJ (USA) ~25 years ago ... thanks ... KK
March 11th 19 07:45 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ASH26E For Sale by 2G
Trading up to an ASH31Mi. Rex, the Schleicher dealer, did the maintenance and last annual: https://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=2999 It is located at Williams, CA for inspection.
March 11th 19 12:17 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Speaking at Nerd Nite Toronto March 21 by [email protected]
Speaking at Nerd Nite here in Toronto March 21, I speak often for work, this nite, I get to speak about my passion, soaring - we will look an actual flights as three friends circumnavigate Lake Simcoe, without burning a drop of fuel. https://toronto.nerdnite.com/ Hope you can join us :-D
March 10th 19 05:35 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ASK13 hangar ceiling by [email protected]
We want to hang up our ASK13 in our hanger. Our ASK13 has a nose wheel and glass fuselage modification, that is why a rope or a band/strap hang is not possible. We know there are 2 holes on the outside of the fuselage around the mid section of the cockpit. Maybe this can be an option for...
March 10th 19 04:27 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Tow Hitchs on Piper Cherokee Aircraft by [email protected]
I am seeking information on installing a glider tow hitch on Piper Cherokee Aircraft. Anyone have experience, pictures or paper work? Thanks Bill Snead
March 10th 19 11:23 AM
by Ross[_3_] Go to last post
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Bad day in San Diego! by [email protected]
CBS news is reporting 2 killed at Jucumba Gliderport AND 2 killed at Torrey Pines gliderport! WOW Anyone have details? Sad day, JJ
March 10th 19 09:09 AM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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Many IGC brief tweets today with TP radius, start, etc! by Tom Kelley #711
Direct message FAI Gliding ‏ @FAI_IGC 4h4 hours ago More President Eric Mozer @ericmozer has closed the 2019 IGC Plenary meeting and has wished the Delegates safe journies home. #igcplenary ‏
March 9th 19 05:43 PM
by Tom Kelley #711 Go to last post
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Announcing - 2019 Logan XC/OLC Mountain Flying Camp by [email protected]
Event Dates: 8/11/2019 - 8/17/2019 We are excited to announce the opportunity to come enjoy and fly Logan, Utah in an OLC/XC Mountain flying camp the second week of August 2019. This camp is limited to 35 gliders and is best suited for more experienced XC pilots who have already had some...
March 9th 19 05:11 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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IGC brief tweets on scoring and tracking. by Tom Kelley #711
FAI Gliding ‏ @FAI_IGC 12h12 hours ago More USA proposal is approved, with implementation over 3 years. #igcplenary 1 reply 1 retweet 0 likes Reply 1 Retweet 1 Like Direct message
March 9th 19 04:49 PM
by Jock Proudfoot Go to last post
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Passing of Al Leffler by [email protected]
I’m very sorry to report the passing of Al Leffler on Tuesday of this week, He will surely be missed.
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March 9th 19 09:41 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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NEW SSA WEBINAR - TUESDAY MARCH 5 AT 7PM CENTRAL TIME by David Lessnick 51P
SECRETS TO GLIDER MATH: Simple Glide Calculations to Keep You Safer! Do NOT miss this phenomenal webinar presented by CINDY BRICKNER and 3 of her friends. Soaring at home or cross-country doesn't require any multi-hundreds-of-dollars instrumentation, nor does it need a...
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March 8th 19 08:06 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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