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Volkslogger woes by Dan Rihn
Anybody have any tips on using the Volkslogger? I have found the manual to be very lacking, the three buttons very clumsy and the logic is terrible. I'm trying to up load tasksand turnpoints, and be sure that I've declared the task correctly. Whe I ask for help at the gliderport I watch others...
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March 25th 04 03:10 PM
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The Badge Lady gone? by Mhudson126
Someone told me that Arleen no longer works for the SSA? Any news on this? -Mitch
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March 25th 04 02:43 PM
by MikeYankee Go to last post
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Calibration LX5000-IGC by Jan Joost Bierhoff
I'd like to calibrate a LX-5000-IGC. Can someone tell where I can do this in Germany, The Netherlands or Belgium? Thanx!
March 25th 04 08:35 AM
by K.P. Termaat Go to last post
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Mobile SeeYou & Winpilot by Ian Molesworth
I find it quite surprising that quite a few people posting to the MCU forum are passing comments about dropping WinPilot in favour of MCU. From what I gather these people already own a very capable moving map and final glide calculation package in WinPilot and most will have laid out...
March 25th 04 01:07 AM
by Doug Haluza Go to last post
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US satellite photos - Mifflin County example by Jonathan Gere
http://geocities.com/jgere34/ has a link to download natural color sat photos (700kB per jpeg tile) for the US from NASA JPL. They are already in the correct unprojected form required by SeeYou. Read the hints on that page and in the SeeYou forum free satellite photos thread (www.seeyou.ws) to help...
March 25th 04 12:39 AM
by Jonathan Gere Go to last post
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HELP. I need a TRUE story for television by Monday by John Shelton
Fellow soarists, I did not make myself clear. My apologies. The production company is not making a slasher flick. It is trying to find EXPEDITIONS with an element of danger that might include a survival segment. In soaring, we have plenty of possible danger. These guys are seeking expeditions....
March 25th 04 12:35 AM
by Doug Haluza Go to last post
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New ASK-21 movie by Tlewis95
Hi My dad/CFIG, Curt Lewis, took some video as I was flying Windy City Soaring Association's ASK-21 at Hinckley, IL. I edited it and added some Cheap Trick music on to it and it turned out quite nice in my opinion. http://www.windycitysoaring.com/ASK21%20Flight%20Lesson1.wmv Trace Lewis
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March 24th 04 09:22 PM
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Flying Wing Workshop by mat Redsell
The Marske workshop announces a Flying Wing Design Workshop July 17-18th, 2004, Limited to 10 participants. For those interested you may visit our Web site for more details. http://www.continuo.com/marske -mat
March 24th 04 03:10 PM
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Soaring poster in movie by John H. Campbell
Saw the interesting flick "Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind' yesterday. In one scene, I think in the offices of the mind-eraser company Lacuna, there is a soaring poster in the background. Looked like an overhead shot of an ASK-21.
March 24th 04 09:06 AM
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email or phone number by Matt
GARY Kemp Phone number or email address
March 24th 04 04:45 AM
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First Arrival at Marfa Wave Camp by Burt Compton
First Arrival at the Marfa Wave Camp. A car with a glider trailer slowly approached my "Marfa Gliders" hangar, thankfully creating very little dust. I thought "here is someone who knows how to drive on an airport!" Noticing the New York vehicle tags, I greeted the driver and lady passenger with...
March 24th 04 03:07 AM
by Bob Kibby Go to last post
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AL-12: New ultralight sailplane by ISoar
The US distributor of Aeros hang gliders has announced that the Ukranian company's ultralight sailplane has had it's first flight. This craft was built using the wing of Aero's rigid wing hang glider, the Stalker. It was designed to be towed up by the same tugs hang gliders use. I wonder what...
March 24th 04 01:52 AM
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"A Guide to Self-launching Sailplane Operation" available as a download(new edition) by Eric Greenwell
The new edition of "A Guide to Self-launching Sailplane Operation" (3rd edition) is now available from the Auxiliary-powered Sailplane Association (ASA) website (www.motorglider.org). Go to "On-line Publications" to download the Guide. This guide is offered by the ASA to potential and current...
March 23rd 04 06:27 PM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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Help needed with task declaration by Stewart Kissel
I declare and start tasks using a Cambridge GPSNAV. I download and view the log with SeeYou. I have had intermittent results with succesful declarations. SeeYou does not provide an explanation with the 'Declaration Invalid'. I have reread my Cambridge material and am at a loss to understand the...
March 23rd 04 05:43 PM
by tango4 Go to last post
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Sailplanes for sale by Rocco Caruso
You may find your sailplane on www.market.aero or try to sell yours. Bye from Italy -- Rocco Caruso ____________ MARKET.aero
March 23rd 04 03:47 PM
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Winching-Cable danger by Andy Davey
When I drove winches for the air cadets, we often had problems with bits of cable flying about in the cab. On the old Eagle winches there are 2 drums, one of which is directly in front of the driver. If the cable 'threw a loop' then it would rattle against the totally inadequate metal grille that...
March 23rd 04 03:32 PM
by Andy Davey Go to last post
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Wanted Janus A right wing by goneill
We are considering a repair of a Janus A but to use my son's expression the right wing is "munted" translation:heavily damaged It is repairable "just" so I am hoping there might be an another one somewhere in the world that is for sale that is in better condition. gary
March 23rd 04 08:35 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Parachute for sale. by JC
Security 350 parachute for sale. Just inspected and re-packed. This parachute has inflatable lumber and seat supports that can be adjusted while in flight. $495.00 plus shipping from MN, USA. 800-687-0650, email: jrc at visi.com (change "at" to @ in email address).
March 22nd 04 09:11 PM
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U.S. Team Web Update by John Seaborn
U.S. Soaring Team related news and pictures from the 04 Seniors are now online http://www.ssa.org/UsTeam/
March 22nd 04 03:55 PM
by John Seaborn Go to last post
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Help- was aktywni polscy szybownicy. by Stanislaw Kochanowski
Hi Dave (Martin), My compliments to Jan Szladowski (whom I know) and your very good self. 'Kwadrat', in Polish, is a 'square' - as in the geometrical figure with four, equal, sides. In the gliding context, it refers to the launch point.
March 22nd 04 12:12 PM
by Stanislaw Kochanowski Go to last post
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