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Electric self launching system update by Emir Sherbi
Here is a short video of the pylon's manual operation. https://youtu.be/a90EUIrYEYw Regards
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April 9th 19 03:07 PM
by Emir Sherbi Go to last post
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What is this called? Some sort of sealing for aileron surface by Senna Van den Bosch
I'm seeing this more and more but have no idea what they're called. Refer to this pictu https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/6/53013_1459261993.jpg This was Stefan Langer's Libelle, it's got those black plastic(?) thing at the aileron and wing. So does this Cirrus:...
April 9th 19 01:55 PM
by Roy B. Go to last post
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Borgelt Dynamis variometer by Mike Borgelt[_2_]
Well we finally got all the algorithms right and the plus and minus signs in the right places. It took a lot longer than we thought until we made a testing breakthrough. One day the story will get told. Our beta testers report they are very happy and could not fault it. Search Youtube for Borgelt...
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April 9th 19 05:11 AM
by Mike Borgelt[_2_] Go to last post
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2019 Standard and Sports Class Nationals at Caesar Creek Soaring Clubin Waynesville, Ohio Jun 22 - July 1 by [email protected][_2_]
Hi all the potential contestants, We're sprucing up the gliderport to have it ship shape for the contest this summer. I'm going to be flying in the 1-26 Championships in May to get all the contest blood out of my system before I settle down to manage the Nats. Please consider flying around...
April 9th 19 04:30 AM
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2019 Standard and Sports Class Nationals at Caesar Creek Soaring Clubin Waynesville, Ohio Jun 22 - July 1 by [email protected]
Hi all the potential contestants, We're sprucing up the gliderport to have it ship shape for the contest this summer. I'm going to be flying in the 1-26 Championships in May to get all the contest blood out of my system before I settle down to manage the Nats. Please consider flying around...
April 9th 19 04:29 AM
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2019 Standard and Sports Class Nationals at Caesar Creek Soaring Clubin Waynesville, Ohio Jun 22 - July 1 by [email protected]
Hi all the potential contestants, We're sprucing up the gliderport to have it ship shape for the contest this summer. I'm going to be flying in the 1-26 Championships in May to get all the contest blood out of my system before I settle down to manage the Nats. Please consider flying around the...
April 9th 19 04:05 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Creative editing of raw 360 flight video by son_of_flubber
Most of the 360 soaring videos that I've seen are underwhelming. I never know where to 'look'. But I'm really impressed by this video. It edits the raw 360 footage into a fixed_point_of_view format. No doubt a lot of time spent on editing but the result seem to catch the excitement of...
April 9th 19 03:55 AM
by Joe Capra Go to last post
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NEW - MILVUS Pilot Fleece Jacket by son_of_flubber
On Monday, April 8, 2019 at 9:49:52 AM UTC-4, Dan el Baumli wrote: Am Donnerstag, 4. April 2019 00:24:12 UTC+2 schrieb son_of_flubber: Is hosenbeinlange measured from the top of the waistband to the bottom of the cuff? Danke Hello There, Yeah that's correct. Form the the...
April 9th 19 03:06 AM
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ATV Tires by vontresc
The tires on our trusty Honda TRX-300 are in need of replacement. any suggestions on tires for a glider tug that runs on grass and pavement(70/30 split)? Thanks Peter
April 9th 19 02:28 AM
by Bob Youngblood Go to last post
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Life insurance for glider pilots by [email protected]
Shopping around for life insurance (yes, this is a special issue for pilots and life insurance costs a little more), my first though was to search rec.aviation.soaring to see if there was any information there. There was, but with the last posting being circa 2008! The posting included a phone...
April 8th 19 10:38 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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WX Block life? by [email protected]
Is there a limit to how old unused WX Block should be kept? I use a bit over half doing a full polish/seal/coat on my Pegasus. Since I only do the shiny-up work every couple of years due to general laziness, I'd like to use the leftover stuff to avoid wasting it (and save some money.) I keep it...
April 8th 19 12:44 PM
by Sean Franke Go to last post
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Gliders for sale by kirk.stant
St Louis Soaring Association is selling it's 1-34 and L-13AC; please see the ads on Wings and Wheels for details and photos. Please feel free to PM me at stantkirk at gmail dot com if you are interested or have any questions. Reason for the sale is moving the club to an all-glass fleet, and these...
April 7th 19 08:50 PM
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US race scoring question by [email protected]
For the GTA race series we base our rules on the SSA Regional Sports Class rules. Since we do NOT fly 6 days in a row but 8-25 days spread out though-out the year. We want to encourage pilots to show up even on marginal days.. At regionals where you are there for a week you will not pack up and...
April 7th 19 02:31 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Standard Jantar wheel brake assembly by [email protected]
Does any have, or could anyone take a picture of the port side of of the main wheel on a Standard Jantar 41A? I’m having a heck of a time figuring out the trick to get it back together and adjusted correctly. Thanks!
April 6th 19 02:34 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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REGISTER NOW FOR THE NEW SSA WEBINAR SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY APRIL 16AT 7PM CENTRAL by David Lessnick 51P
TITLE: ADVANCED THERMALING 1: Techniques For Better Thermaling DESCRIPTION: This webinar, presented by CFIG and soaring coach extrodinair, Eric Carden, is part one of a two part series to help move your thermaling skills from "intermediate" to "advanced". Warning - If you don't yet have solid...
April 5th 19 02:11 AM
by David Lessnick 51P Go to last post
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302 setting question by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
In the set up page you can select TE, Netto or Super Netto I know what the TE and Netto setting do. What does the Super Netto setting do? Thanks in advance.
April 4th 19 08:53 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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Florida Soaring Conditions in August- Seminole by Neil McLaughlin[_3_]
I have a work trip to Orlando coming up in August and have the option to stay on for a few days afterwards. I was thinking about visiting Seminole Lake and doing some flying out of there. My first question is will the weather be good to make it worthwhile? I can see it could be quite hot and...
April 4th 19 02:11 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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(US) Spring Airport and Airspace Data Update by 2KA
It is Spring again, and if you haven't done so in awhile it would be a great time to update the airspace and airport databases in your glide computer, PNA, handheld GPS, or desktop planning software in preparation for the upcoming US season. The FAA data for the charting cycle effective April 25,...
April 3rd 19 06:29 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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NEXTEL paint by [email protected]
Hi, does anyone in USA know where to buy NEXTEL Suede paint used for instrument panels? p.s.
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April 3rd 19 02:50 AM
by Charlie Quebec Go to last post
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NEW SSA WEBINAR TONIGHT (4/2/19) AT 7PM CENTRAL by David Lessnick 51P
TITLE: SOARING WEATHER: How To MAXIMIZE Your Chances Of Flying On The Best Days! DESCRIPTION: In this webinar presented by XC guru Kempton Izuno, you will learn how to look at longer range forecasting tools in order to MAXIMIZE your chances of flying in great soaring weather and MINIMIZE...
April 3rd 19 12:07 AM
by David Lessnick 51P Go to last post
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