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For Sale: Glasflugel Hornet by DaveSpringford
Glasflugel Hornet 206. Total time 3,458 hours, aerotow only. Year of Manufacture 1977 Wings refinished in 1992 and fuselage refinished in 2002. All ADís completed and fresh annual for 2004 Automatic Control hook-ups. Avionic Dittel ATR 760 radio with boom mic Blumenauer EFA1 electric vario and...
April 6th 04 01:25 AM
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Any suggestions? by Larry Johnson
I need some suggestions on how to handle a problem. I've had my sailplane in for repairs now for 4 months. Person I took it to was recommended and told me it was about a 10-15 hr job-gear up mostly scrapes, couple of dings, one small crack. I told insurance, they did okay repair, sent check to me....
April 5th 04 09:14 PM
by Mark James Boyd Go to last post
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Interesting post regarding OEM gelcoat-from DG/LS by Stewart Kissel
http://www.dg-flugzeugbau.de/pur-lack-e.html#Finish
April 5th 04 03:03 PM
by Stewart Kissel Go to last post
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SolarCell Panel for gliders by Erik Bennekou
Hi I am looking for a solarcell panel for my LS1. Sometime ago (+6 mdr.), I did read about an extrem slim solarcell, witch was mounted on the back of a glider. Now, I can not find the information. Does anyone know technical informations, and/or where to buy slim- and effective solarcells?
April 5th 04 02:55 PM
by cernauta Go to last post
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LS8-18 FS after Hobbs (USA) by SAM AND LEIGH ZIMMERMAN
21/2 yo LS8-18 with ~235 hours, 18 m tips, no damage history, Cobra trailer with ground handling equipment. Equipped with Winter FSG 71 radio, Winter speaker and wiring harness, gooseneck mike, Ilec SN10B, factory wiring and fuses, 57mm ASI and Alt., Winter 57 mm 10 knot mech. vario.,PZL compass....
April 5th 04 12:43 PM
by SAM AND LEIGH ZIMMERMAN Go to last post
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Anyone Need a Glider Taken East by Jeff Landfield
On the weekend of April 17 I will be travelling to Jackson, TN (Near Memphis) to pick up a glider. If anyone needs a glider taken east from Albuquerque or an area near give me a call at 505 980 5377 or send me an email. Jeff
April 5th 04 07:18 AM
by Jeff Landfield Go to last post
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Winch Experts wanted by Ulrich Neumann
I am looking for a small group of professionals and folks with practical experience in designing and building a glider launch winch. My preference would be mechanical engineering types with power transmission experience, Diesel engine/truck mechanics, Fabricators, guys that know a thing or two...
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April 5th 04 06:52 AM
by F.L. Whiteley Go to last post
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Winch Cable Splicing (w/o ferrules) by Gary Emerson
In reading Derek's book, he makes mention that a cable can be effectively repaired with out using aluminum or copper ferrules, but apparently by carefully opening up the 7x7 stranded construction and then interweaving the strands back together for a seamless repair. Obviously this has advantages of...
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April 5th 04 06:51 AM
by F.L. Whiteley Go to last post
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Discus b for sale by Heinz Buyer
1995, Serial Number 550, factory sealed, auto-hookups. Delivered September, 95. Last # with GERMAN BUILD wing. 450 hrs, excellent condition, Factory winglets, tilt-up panel, tail ballast tank, nose tow hook, two-battery boxes, takes three batteries, pee tube, L-NAV- Volkslogger. Nelson: O2,...
April 5th 04 05:40 AM
by Heinz Buyer Go to last post
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Taurus Glider Ready for Flight Tests by Michael Coates
There have been lots of requests for additional information on the Taurus so we have a Newsletter by following this link. http://www.mcp.com.au/sinus/newsletters/newsletter-15/newsletter-15.html Thanks Michael Coates
April 5th 04 04:05 AM
by Michael Coates Go to last post
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Solar vents delivered on Cobra trailers by Dan Dunkel
When I went soaring yesterday, I noticed that the solar vent on my Cobra trailer was not working. The vent was delivered from Germany already installed on the trailer about 2-1/2 years ago. The markings on the vent are "Intersolar" "SOLARVENT" "TYPE 27/28". After noticing problems with mine, I...
April 4th 04 08:38 PM
by A. Spindelberger Go to last post
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Any LX5000, SeeYou Mobile & Downloader users ... by Ted Wagner
I'm new to both of these products, and I'm a bit perplexed about a connection question. My iPaq has a cradle added to the glider by the previous owner, who like myself, ran WinPilot. The iPaq receives the GPS's NMEA stream from the cradle's connection to the LX5000. Works great, no problem. I...
April 4th 04 05:48 PM
by tango4 Go to last post
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Sad News from the Pacific NW by Roy Clark
Received via the Seattle Glider Club e-mail list from John Gilbert: (I am forwarding this email from the Evergreen Soaring president - both Wil and Paul were Evergreen members at the time of the accident - John) Evergreen Members, By now most of you have heard about the mid-air collision that
April 4th 04 11:11 AM
by Nick Gilbert Go to last post
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Sad News by Littleboy
Seattle sailplane pilot killed, one slightly injured in midair with another sailplane. http://tinyurl.com/2mavx
April 3rd 04 09:34 PM
by Littleboy Go to last post
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Anyone selling a good tow vehicle by Jeff Landfield
I am in the process of purchasing a tow vehicle to tow gliders and before I close on the deal for the car I am currently looking at I thought that I would see if there are any other glider pilots that are maybe selling a reliable tow vehicle. Preferably I am looking for an F-150 sized truck or an...
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April 3rd 04 04:28 AM
by Jim Phoenix Go to last post
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Wind damage at Minden? by JJ Sinclair
I heard there was some wind damage at Minden with this last storm. Anybody got the facts? Any gliders involved? Who said JJ's an an ambulance chaser? JJ Sinclair
April 2nd 04 09:55 PM
by JJ Sinclair Go to last post
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Perry, Region 5 - April 19-24 Cruise the grid in style by John Seaborn
PERRY, REGION 5 - CRUISE THE GRID IN STYLE Help U.S. Soaring Teams while cruising the flight line in style at the upcoming Region 5 contest. Keep your motor home in the camping area while you cruise the flight line in a speedy electric ramp cart while making a much needed contribution to the U.S....
April 2nd 04 07:54 PM
by John Seaborn Go to last post
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1,633 km Sierra Wave Flight IGC file by Kizuno
The IGC file of my March 25 Sierra wave flight is now at: http://www.gliderforum.com/ under "Flights". Enjoy! Kemp 9J
April 2nd 04 07:54 PM
by Kizuno Go to last post
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best Winch cable? by yo
Hi, I'm flying whit the air cadet program in Canada and one of the launch method is whit the winch. The cable that we are using is an 1/8" shielded steel cable whit 17 wires. I think we use this cable because it's supplied by the military which support us. Unfortunately, when the cable starting...
April 2nd 04 03:47 PM
by Stefan Go to last post
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Time Distance Task by Bill Feldbaumer
An outline of a talk on the Time Distance Task is available. It was presented by Joerg Stieber, the Chairman of the Sporting Committee of the Canadian Soaring Association. It resides on the web page of Canadian Advanced Soaring. The URL is www.sac.ca/cas/resources/resources.html I recommend this...
April 2nd 04 08:23 AM
by hannu Go to last post
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