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TNG Motor Gliding on YouTube by [email protected]
Some TMG videos... https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZ_P7nYLg6-n7XjsGGn2XEg
June 26th 17 10:51 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Trailer Light Troubleshooting by George Haeh
Tested lights after pulling trailer out of sheltered winter storage. Taillights not working; turn and brake lights OK. No problem driving to field in daylight. Pulled out the meter and found 0V at the car end connector. No taillights on the car. Replaced fuse. Still no taillights on trailer,...
June 26th 17 06:42 PM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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Trig TT22 transponder issues by Echo
Installed my transponder this off season, passed the transponder check to make it legal. First flight with it yesterday. Called the local controlling agency to check it out. They had nothing on me, but they did once I cycled the transponder off and back on. I then realized that where the "ALT"...
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June 26th 17 02:54 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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1987 Cobra Trailer Brake drum removal by [email protected]
We have a 1987 Cobra Trailer that had its brakes fried. Crew forgot to release brake. Does anyone know how to remove the brake drum? Newer Cobras have a Allen bolt that when removed the entire assembly come off. This trailer does not have that. Any input is helpful. Colin Mead
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June 26th 17 12:38 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Oudie IGC spurious RF emissions by Evan Dosik
My Oudie IGC will too often break the squelch with a hideous noise on both my panel radio (an old Dittel) and also most any handheld that comes within about 12" of the Oudie. Anyone else seeing this issue? Thanks, Evan 6E
June 25th 17 04:58 PM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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CAI 302 startup noises? by Echo
After powering up today, I noticed something from the 302's speaker that seems new. Could have been there all along and I'm just noticing, but seems odd to me. After the wind up and wind down audio vario sound, maybe 3-5 seconds later, there's a single LOUD tone lasting about one second. The heck...
June 25th 17 02:44 PM
by Echo Go to last post
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OLC - Often a Lost Cause by Dan Marotta
Yesterday I flew with Uli Neumann in his Caproni A-21 S, and what fun we had! Uli, who flies out of South Carolina, said happily, "This is almost like cheating!" We made a simple 300k triangle with very few turns and then retired to my home for a beer and cheese burger (thanks,...
June 23rd 17 04:35 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Strobl Solar Charge Controller by Doug[_9_]
Looking for a spec sheet on the Strobl Solar Charge Controller? Need to put a new solar panel on the trailer and want to make sure I'm not exceeding the input voltage spec on the colntroller. Thx Doug
June 22nd 17 09:55 PM
by Doug[_9_] Go to last post
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Oklahoma Soaring Club by [email protected]
Yesterday I was in OK. City and visited the meeting of the Oklahoma Soaring Association. I also visited the airport in Hinton where the run their operation from. Thanks for having me as a guest, your location there in Hinton is very nice. This is a very nice group of gentlemen, we shared some...
June 22nd 17 08:27 PM
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A Tale of Two Takeoffs by [email protected]
I have a secret. Well, like secrets in a Congressional Intelligence subcommittee, this one is probably known by several hundred people. But I haven’t written about it. Until now. But first, the lead in. A few days ago on the last day at the Cordele nationals, I dropped a wing on takeoff. The...
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June 22nd 17 07:11 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Splittng a GPS antenna to multiple devices by JS
Didn't want to further derail the thread about Trig TN72. This thread has been up before? It is possible and functional to use one GPS antenna for multiple GPS receivers. If you use GPS antennas that will only accept power of 3V you must put DC blockers on all but one receiver. The one receiver...
June 22nd 17 04:53 PM
by JS Go to last post
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Ka6 wing rigger by James Koper
Does anyone Know of a 1 man wing rigger that will work with a Ka6's wooden wings? Thanks Jim
June 22nd 17 03:23 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Interesting video from OGN by [email protected]
From: Daniel Herzig Date: 18 June 2017 at 23:51:36 GMT+2 To: Subject: OGN the movie Hi guys, I created a movie dubbed "OGN the movie" of todays gliding activities in southern Germany using live.glidernet.org. Have a look here (2:45 min):
June 22nd 17 02:51 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tows available at Ely by Ramy[_2_]
Tows will be available at Ely, NV starting 6/26 through mid July, as long as there will be enough demand for tows. If you plan on coming please Let me or Keith Essex know. Ramy
June 21st 17 04:58 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Pellet variometer by [email protected]
If you get an offer of a secind one that you don't need, please refer them to me. Thanks, Pete Brown
June 21st 17 03:40 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Gap seals effectiveness study? by Bret Hess
Hi, we see lots of mylar gap seals and read lots of discussion of them. Does anyone know of an engineering study that quantifies their effect on sailplane wings or other wings? Nothing pops up quickly in Google. I'm wondering how much science there is to this practice. I'm hoping for more than...
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June 20th 17 07:09 AM
by Per Carlin Go to last post
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Gone West... Bill Seed by Steve Leonard[_2_]
The soaring community lost a colorful character on June 3, 2017, when Bill Seed passed away at his beloved Sunflower Aerodrome and Gliderport near Hutchinson, Kansas. He was 73 years old. Bill was known to many in the soaring community for various things, but he was known most to me for three...
June 20th 17 05:32 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Cirrus Canopy by Paul Agnew
I just told a friend, who is not on RAS, I would post a request looking for a Cirrus canopy for his pre-1972 Cirrus. Any leads or pointers would be greatly appreciated. Paul Agnew VP - Treasure Coast Soaring Club Vero Beach, FL
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June 18th 17 05:35 PM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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**^%$^*)(^%$$E - OLC Again! by Dan Marotta
Once again I can't log on. Except some times I can. Then when I try to post a flight I'm logged off. Try to lodge a complaint and there are only a few canned complaints allowed, none of which address the problem. Yesterday, due to GPS dropouts, I posted an incomplete flight. Today I was able...
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June 17th 17 09:46 PM
by firsys Go to last post
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most comfortable parachute ? by S9
Hey all, I've been flying with a Security 150 for quite a while. It is most comfortable. I tried a Security 350 and it is most uncomfortable. It's time to replace the 150. What chute do you suggest that is very comfortable for those 5+ hour flights? Thanks Steve
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June 17th 17 07:12 PM
by 2G Go to last post
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