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Contact number for Oliver Dyar Bennett by John
Anyone know how to actually contact him? All I can ever raise is his Audex recording. Thank, John Bojack
December 29th 03 08:25 PM
by John Go to last post
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WinPilot ADV comm port setting by Ted Wagner
The latest version of WinPilot (4.61) does not seem to have the ability to set the comm port for the GPS. (Mine is a NavMan 4400 wireless (Bluetooth).) Has anyone else had experience with this? Someone, somewhere said to go to Menu / Comm port, but I can only get a menu in WinPilot Simulator, and...
December 29th 03 06:44 PM
by Basil Fairston Go to last post
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C-150 Towplane gear legs. by Burt Compton
Building up a second 180 HP Cessna 150 Towplane at Marfa. Need a clean set of gear legs for a 1959 C-150. Part #'s 0441163-5 / 0441163-6 Tried all the usual parts places, bulletin boards and google searches. Now that I am in Texas full-time, my stuff won't rust away so quickly! Burt...
December 29th 03 05:42 PM
by Burt Compton Go to last post
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French accident reports - available on line? by John Mason
Are they available on line? There was a mid air over the alps last August which I wanted to read about. Anyone know where to find the report? Thanks
December 29th 03 04:21 PM
by John Mason Go to last post
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Soaring logo by Some
Dear All, I am looking for a vector based version of the blue soaring logo with the three seagull. If anyone can point me to a scaleable version somewhere on the net, I will be very pleased. Best regards and best whishes for the new year. PS: I am sorry if the word are not seagulls - I am not...
December 29th 03 12:10 PM
by Some Go to last post
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Dust Devil 2003 - The South African National Gliding Championships - Day 1 by Stephen Thomas
Reports from Bloemfontein and Day 1 results available from: http://www.sssa.org.za Day 2 tasks call for a 300Km Triangle for the Club Class and an assigned area of 754Km for the 15 Metre and Open Class. Optimists are saying that if the alloted time of 3.75 hours is used then averages will be 201...
December 29th 03 09:17 AM
by Stephen Thomas Go to last post
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Where's Al? by Janusz Kesik
Haven't seen him for a long time here and on the Gliderforum.com Did he switch to read-only mode? ;) JK
December 29th 03 06:20 AM
by Al Go to last post
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Ardoin Turnpoint in Marfa area? by chris
I was looking on the map trying to figure out some of the tasks that Moffat wrote about in Winning on the Wing. In that book and his July 2003 Soaring article he writes about tasks using a turnpoint - the town of "Ardoin". I cannot find Ardoin on a map of TX or NM. Does anyone know where this...
December 29th 03 04:06 AM
by Burt Compton Go to last post
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4 dead at Turf in midair by Stewart Kissel
http://famulus.msnbc.com/famulusgen/ap12-28-154854.asp?t=apnew&vts =122820031627 Just saw this on the web, aircraft reported as ASK21 and J3.
December 29th 03 03:31 AM
by Ted Wagner Go to last post
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Schweizer 1-35 Website has been updated by TOM RENT
ATTN SGS 1-35 pilots and enthusiasts. I have updated the 1-35 page with the latest batch of information, tips, pics, owners list, and other helpful data. Visit, or pass on the link on to a friend. http://www.goldengate.net/~tmrent/soar/docs/135/sgs135new.htm Good lift,
December 29th 03 01:57 AM
by TOM RENT Go to last post
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New Paragliding Gallery by jaro
New Paragliding Gallery! Some of the pictures are really amazing. You can fid it on http://paragliding-in-poland.w.interia.pl/ . On the first page choose "wersja polska" than click on the link "Galeria Polskiej fotografii Paralotniowej już działa!" Have a nice visit. All the pictures are in...
December 28th 03 09:51 PM
by jaro Go to last post
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PEZ's first glider ride by John Shelton
In a rare mid-week paste-up to the Avenal site www.soaravenal.com Pez goes out on his first glider ride. Any similarity between any people, places and events is purely coincidental and I don't have any money anyway so don't sue me.
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December 28th 03 09:49 PM
by Michael I Green Go to last post
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Use of Statics by Robin Birch
Hi, I have an Astir CS77, a fine but venerable glass machine. I am refurbishing the cockpit, panel, and so on. Having got the panel to bits I am looking at the best way of putting it all back together. So: 1) I have two static systems, a forward system and a rear one. In the current...
December 28th 03 06:17 PM
by edwin Go to last post
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Cockpit sizes of standard Jantar by goneill
I am looking at cockpit sizes and I have been told the jantar 2a or b is the same cockpit as a standard jantar. The only jantars here are the 1st ones not the standard 2 or 3 , The question: are the original jantars the same cockpit as the 2 or 3 gary
December 28th 03 12:29 PM
by Janusz Kesik Go to last post
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Help, Need Complete Front Canopy for Grob 103 by Carl Buehler
Hello All, Unfortunatly we had our Grob 103 front canopy opened up on a guest ride today. No one was hurt and the pilot landed the 103 without further incident. But the front canopy was broken and hinges damaged. Could anyone help us find a complete front canopy for our Grob 103? We would really...
December 28th 03 03:15 AM
by Carl Buehler Go to last post
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Club finances and statistics. by W.J. \(Bill\) Dean \(U.K.\).
If you are interested in club finances and statistics, Lasham has made comprehensive figures available on their web site. Go to http://www.lasham.org.uk/members/committee/minutes/minutes.html , click on SGM 2003. You will find comprehensive statistical and financial information for the 2002/2003...
December 27th 03 09:35 AM
by W.J. \(Bill\) Dean \(U.K.\). Go to last post
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Movie, "Winged Migration" on STARZ this Sat by Martin Hellman
I just noticed that the highly praised movie "Winged Migration" will be aired on STARZ this Saturday, Dec 13 at 8:45 as well as five other times (once more Sat then twice each on Tues and Wed of the following week). I've scheduled it to record and thought a number of others might appreciate knowing...
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December 27th 03 08:16 AM
by Shawn Curry Go to last post
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WX Block, NU Finish, Rain-X by TomnKeyLargo
I have a 2 year old fiberglass top Cobra trailer. When new, I applied WX block, and used NU finish every 6 months. Half the year it is under cover. Needless to say the top is weather worn, and the factory gloss is no longer. This weathering has happen within these 2 years. I believe, since what I...
December 27th 03 06:14 AM
by TomnKeyLargo Go to last post
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Lak-12 by Flyhighdave
Would be interested in hearing any & all experiences and thoughts on the Lak-12. Thanks!
December 27th 03 02:59 AM
by ken ward Go to last post
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Newbie seeking glider purchase advice -- II by Ted Wagner
Thanks to everyone for the informative feedback. I did forget to mention my experience level, and it seems to be relevant to the question. Assuming I've made no errors in my Excel electronic logbook, I have 137 flights and 35 hrs as of this afternoon, 93 and 23:30 of them solo; 78 in a 2-33A, 18...
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December 26th 03 06:04 PM
by Doug Taylor Go to last post
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