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National Champion by Nolaminar
In the old days, we had a single National Champion. Now we have: World Class Standard Class Motorgliders Two place 15 meter 18 meter Club/Sports
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May 7th 04 03:53 AM
by Alan Meyer Go to last post
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Ventus 2b for sale, moving to open class by Tom Kreyche
I've got my eye on an open class ship and have my Ventus 2b ready to sell. Glider is XC/comp ready and in excellent shape. H olds 5 Nevada state records, including 1000 km triangle. For details, photos see: http://www.gliderforum.com/thread-view.asp?threadid=805 thanks, Tom Kreyche
May 7th 04 03:10 AM
by Tom Stowers Go to last post
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Opportunities for Junior Pilots, US Team by John Seaborn
U.S. JUNIOR SOARING PILOTS INVITED TO SIGN UP ONLINE The U.S. Soaring Team Committee, assisted by the Soaring Society of America, is developing a Junior Pilots mailing list with online signup capability. Soaring pilots under age twenty six with an interest in cross country and competition are...
May 7th 04 03:03 AM
by John Seaborn Go to last post
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Zander 820 Flight COmputer by Dave Kuchenbecker
Anybody using or can give me feed back on the Zander 820 flight computer. Thanks Dave
May 7th 04 02:27 AM
by Dave Kuchenbecker Go to last post
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Glider power systems by Bill Daniels
After reading the annual installment of the 12V vs.14V soap opera and the "We can't power any more electronics" whine, I took a little time to read the Maxwell Electronics information on their Ultracaps. See: http://www.maxwell.com/index.html Maxwell makes a pretty good case for combining a small...
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May 6th 04 10:53 PM
by Mike Borgelt Go to last post
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Anti Collision Warning by George Vranek
A low cost ACW based on GPS will be tested in Switzerland. See www.flarm.com George
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May 6th 04 08:27 PM
by Hans L. Trautenberg Go to last post
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Need oxygen information by Neptune
As an MD soaring pilot (Boulder CO) and ex military fighter nock I have become interested the FAA mandates as concerns oxygen use in civilian aircraft and especially gliders as we have more weight concerns that the powered boys. I apologize if this sounds egocentric, but I have done a great deal...
May 6th 04 08:11 PM
by Paul Repacholi Go to last post
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Spar workshop CD and DVD available by mat Redsell
The Marske Spar workshop booklet compiled on DVD and CD by Mat Redsell is now available. Includes a dvd movie on spar mold construction, the monarch spar construction and the testing of the carbon Monarch Wing. A slide show guides one through the backround of the carbon rod spar, explains the...
May 6th 04 03:52 PM
by mat Redsell Go to last post
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Wiggly amps by Don Johnstone
There have been many suggestions over the past few months to fit equipment to gliders of all flavours, most of them requiring electrical power. The list is long, transponders, strobe lights, anti collision warnings and thermal predictors. We already have electric varios, turn and slip,...
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May 6th 04 01:25 PM
by Robert Ehrlich Go to last post
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Tows available near Tucson? by Janus2k
Planning to be in Tucson the last week of May. Anyone know of an airport near Tucson that tows are available? Yes, Estrella is too far. Will bring glider with if tows are available. Thanks, Mark 2K
May 6th 04 06:28 AM
by Andy Blackburn Go to last post
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wave flight in kansas by Robert Holliday
Sunday was a good day for soaring. I was able to soar in clear air to 16,053 ft MSL for an altitude gain of over 13K near Hutchinson Ks. My question is did anyone else experience similar conditions in the flatlands?
May 6th 04 05:03 AM
by Sam Discusflyer Go to last post
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Off topic - Metric Nuts by Paul Remde
Hi, This post is a bit off-topic, but it relates to the soaring goosenecks I sell. The require M10 x 1mm pitch nuts. I've been trying for months to find small, thin (3 mm or less) nuts for the goosenecks. All the US suppliers I've contacted can supply metric nuts with the right inner diameter...
May 5th 04 11:15 PM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Mylar seals installation by John W
I have some almost new mylar seals that are coming unstuck. Last year I had my wings at the shop. They got a new coat of wax and new mylars were installed. I'm guessing the process of waxing and the sticking of the mylars became somewhat merged, hence my current problem. So now I'm going to...
May 5th 04 09:03 PM
by JJ Sinclair Go to last post
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May issue of Southern California Soaring is on-line by [email protected]
The May issue of the Region 12 newsletter, "Southern California Soaring," is now on-line at: http://www.SoCalSoaring.com Articles in this issue include: One Thousand Miles in the Sierra Wave -- Kempton Izuno's epic flight Atlanta 2004 Soaring Convention Report -- Dave Raspet is on-site
May 5th 04 05:52 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Nasal cannula, flowmeter combinations. by Lord Struthers
Which combination do you like? Thanks, Rich
May 5th 04 05:04 PM
by Lord Struthers Go to last post
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wave over Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and W Pennsylvania today by Bob Mowry
Anyone else notice this on today's visible satellite images/their ride home from work? I was looking at: http://wwwghcc.msfc.nasa.gov/GOES/goeseastconus.html and it seems like this started to form later in the day and covered a decent part of each of these states. I'm wondering if this wave...
May 5th 04 03:06 PM
by Bob Go to last post
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mylar seals wing to flap/ Aileron by culverflyer
has this been done on pik20d
May 5th 04 02:52 PM
by Derrick Steed Go to last post
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Has Standard Class design peaked? by Mark Brown
Ok im really bored and I thoguht i would open a can of worms..has Standard Class Design reached a plateau? and if so where do we go from here?
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May 5th 04 01:35 PM
by mat Redsell Go to last post
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Pic trailers by culverflyer
I am a new Pic 20 owner and a Pic trailer can some one help me with a diagram of the hitch and brake mechanism, Parts?? Thanks
May 5th 04 01:37 AM
by Larry Pardue Go to last post
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McCready Speed ring for ASW-20 by Jeff Dorwart
Hello, Anyone still flying with a speed ring on their -20. I am planning to buy a blank from Tim and would like a transfer/photo from one of the factory ones so I can make the engraving look somewhat professional. Like everyone else I have it on the PDA but would prefer to duplicate it...
May 5th 04 12:58 AM
by Mike Borgelt Go to last post
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