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Pee receptacle by Poppy Puppy
Some years ago a friend had a pee receptacle that, when stored, looked like a 35mm film container (remember those?), but contained a bladder that held about a litre of fluid. Does anyone know of the product its name, and who stocks them?
April 25th 18 05:45 PM
by Paul Candler Go to last post
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Mounting tires on 3" solid tailwheels by [email protected]
I'm one of the club fixit guys, and I got a little obsessed with the task of mounting a tire on a Tost 3" dia. solid tailwheel. I tried all the good advice offered on this and other forums with zero success. Most likely I lack superhuman hand strength and three extra arms. Success took the form...
April 25th 18 04:56 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Sn10 by Dan Mockler
For sale: SN10B USB adaptor Two meters Kobo, 5" diagonal Top Hat software Mounting pad with USB to serial converter Ram mount Needs 5v power and gps signal.
April 25th 18 02:58 PM
by Dan Mockler Go to last post
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Task creation in flywithce by [email protected]
Hi all, I just purchased the FlywithCE Flight Recorder and downloaded the Logbook software. I'm trying to create tasks but I am unable to select or create any type of task. The task box says 'Unknown' and I can't change it to say a triangle or O&R. Haven't found any helpful information in the...
April 25th 18 01:53 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Update to Annex B to IGC Sporting Code (SC3B) by Ian Strachan[_3_]
Annex B deals with Equipment Used in the Validation of Flight Performances, and with permission of the IGC Bureau has just been published on the FAI/IGC and GFAC web pages with Amendment 11. See: www.fai.org/igc-documents and www.ukiws.demon.co.uk/GFAC One factor in publishing now is that the...
April 25th 18 11:18 AM
by Ian Strachan[_3_] Go to last post
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Phoebus A as a first glider by John Foster
What are your thoughts regarding the Phoebus A as a first glider for a low-time pilot who received their training in a 2-33? I have the opportunity to acquire a Phoebus for a very good price from the club that I'm training with, but it has not flown in over 15yrs. No one knows of any obvious...
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April 25th 18 06:30 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Opening for May Winch Class at Eagle Field by Karl Striedieck[_2_]
There is one slot open May 5,6 for someone looking for a combination winch launch sign off and introduction to off field landing course here in central Pa. The class size has been reduced by one (to three) to allow more flexibility in dodging adverse weather (severe winds, precip, low clouds)....
April 24th 18 05:17 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FAA written exam for gliders by John Foster
I'm about to start flying lessons, and have read through the FAA-published text on glider flying. I have been advised to get the written exam out of the way before lessons, so I can focus on the flying aspect. I have been going through practice questions online, but there are many questions that...
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April 24th 18 05:14 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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GROB 103 FS by John Seaborn (A8)
Soaring Society of Boulder is selling our GROB 103 Twin II. The glider was completely reconditioned in 2016 and all known AD/TN have been complied with including the expensive 6000-hour inspection. This 103 has a high useful load over 400lbs. An excellent trainer and easy to fly this GROB is more...
April 24th 18 04:14 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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OUDIE by [email protected]
My Oudie has gotten real sticky to hang onto, I have tried to sort of wash it in baking soda without much luck, any ideas? GLEN
April 24th 18 04:01 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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1-26 in Condor by Chris Wedgwood[_2_]
Hi all. The 1-26E for Condor 2 is well advanced, should be released in a couple of months. I need some help. Looking for cockpit decals/placards. Ideally a graphic file rather than a photo, but if the photo is good, then that would help. You should be able to email me at the address given above,...
April 24th 18 12:39 PM
by Chris Wedgwood[_2_] Go to last post
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carbon fiber wing wheel dolly by gonz
nice design for this wing wheel dolly carbon fiber texalium shock absorber easy to use watch the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djXBxx9ys_Y
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April 24th 18 02:25 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Oxygen Cart Picture Needed (Glider) by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
Does anyone have a picture of an oxygen cart that is in use around a gliderport? I am giving a speech TONIGHT (April 23) on glider oxygen systems and would like to include a picture of such. I want to emphasize the idea of the "low" pressure tank initial fill followed by the topping off from...
April 24th 18 01:44 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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International Gliding Commission by [email protected]
Here's a debatable subject few appreciate. For the second time in five years, the I.G.C. Bureau has been unable to find a worthy recipient to be awarded the Lilienthal Medal, Gliding's highest award. The Bureau has only 90,000 pilots/officials to select a recipient from. ( ? ? ?)
April 24th 18 12:50 AM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Shower sectors and thistles in LK8000 by Mark Williams
Does anyone know if it's possible to define a TP with a shower sector and also to have a thistle TP (Barrel with an FAI sector) in a task in LK8000? XCSoar allows it, but I can't see the option anywhere in LK which is a shame as otherwise I much prefer it over XCSoar.
April 23rd 18 03:08 PM
by Mark Williams Go to last post
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Wanted: Piper Pawnee PA 25-235 by [email protected]
Our soaring club is looking for another Pawnee 235 or 250 hp with a fixed pitch prop. Let me know if you have one for sale or know of one for sale. Tim Hanke Adirondack Soaring Saratoga Springs, NY 518-693-6849 e-mail:
April 22nd 18 10:47 PM
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Jonathan Leal's big day! 1000km 126 attempt from Mifflin by Daniel Sazhin[_2_]
Hey Guys, Jonathan Leal has Aero Club Albatross' 508 assembled, taped and ready to fly from Mifflin tomorrow, going for the 1000km diploma in a 1-26! He's been preparing for this flight for a long time and it looks like a really good day for it. He's planning on taking off at 6:30am and the flight...
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April 22nd 18 05:24 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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FOR SALE: 2-22 & 2-33 Schweizer's plus trailer... by Tomi
We have a '79 SGS 2 - 33A in good condition. We haven't been flying it for a while because of lack of interest and now we're looking at selling it. The aircraft is in Bolivia (South America). Contact me in case you might be interesed so that I can send you pictures and provide more...
April 21st 18 09:53 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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First glider Nimbus 2 ? by Max Kirschner[_3_]
At 18:24 16 March 2015, wrote: On Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8:11:44 PM UTC-7, Surge wrote: A Nimbus 2 is on the market which I'm interested in as my first glider an= d I'd like some feedback from those who've owned or flown one. I owned a Nimbus 2c, It has exactly...
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April 20th 18 07:25 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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SSA's Life Sailplane Tracking site down? by AS
Am I the only one who cannot see any life tracking of the R5N contest? Inquiring mind want to know! Uli 'AS'
April 20th 18 03:57 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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