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WGC Final Report, John Good by [email protected]
https://ussoaringteams.org/john-goods-final-report-for-wwgc-2019/?unapproved=5830&moderation-hash=fb6ed211b9eede3b5eb9f6ae2823c5dc#comment-5830
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Yesterday 08:26 PM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Questions/Comments about OGN by John DeRosa OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
I am interested in the Open Glider Network (OGN) work with a possible implementation around the Chicago area. See http://wiki.glidernet.org/ for details. You can see tracked objects at http://live.glidernet.org. As you can imagine not much going on right now on January 20th - except around...
Yesterday 08:05 PM
by Dave Nadler Go to last post
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Trying to reach Glider Pilot April Johnson in Alabama by Paul Remde
Hi, A customer named April Johnson from Warrior, Alabama has ordered a few items from me recently, but the phone number she provided doesn't work and she hasn't replied to any emails. The orders seem legitimate. They are for soaring specific items - such as an ILEC SN10 USB Adapter. I'm...
Yesterday 06:51 PM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Bluetooth harware options? by [email protected]
The K6 Team website says "we have given up our business". Now, what are hardware options to send NMEA data via bluetooth such as vario info to Android device running Top Hat?
Yesterday 04:20 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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electric plugs by Colin Roney
I`m searching for a supplier of a 6 and a 12-way removable instrument panel plug. Any ideas? Colin
Yesterday 04:10 PM
by Colin Roney Go to last post
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WWGC. by Charlie Quebec
Interesting news, the entire Australian team has been penalised for unsporting behaviour on the last day.. A protest is currently being heard. The bun fight at the Keepit corral.
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Yesterday 08:03 AM
by Tim Taylor Go to last post
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Glider repair health issues? by [email protected]
I have worked with fiberglass grinding dust and harsh chemicals like acrylic Urethane, lacquer thinner, etc. for the past 44 years, so I faked a chronic cough in order to get a CT scan. Just met with a Pulmonologist and got a clean bill of health! Heart, lungs, kidney and liver all look pretty...
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Yesterday 03:25 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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wanted, a tail dolly for a Grob 103 Twin II by Scott Williams[_2_]
My club wants a cuff style tail dolly for a Grob 103A twin II Scott, Oklahoma Soaring Assc.
Yesterday 02:47 AM
by Scott Williams[_2_] Go to last post
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Lowest power tow by [email protected]
What's the lowest power tow plane you've ever seen or towed by? An Examiner of mine said his was a C150 with 100hp. I also once saw paperwork for an 85hp Luscombe to tow.
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Yesterday 12:39 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Schleicher cockpit by [email protected]
It's snowing and for entertainment sake I thought I'd throw this question out there. One of the selling points of the -24 and later Schleicher gliders is the "crashworthiness" of the fuselage. Waibel won the Ostiv, we've all seen pictures of the test rig dropping a fuselage after a simulated...
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January 20th 20 10:43 PM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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WWGC USTeam by [email protected]
In addition to the hugely well deserved congratulations to Sarah, I also think it worth mentioning that nobody does this on their own. Sarah and her team mates would be the first to agree. Kudos to John Good for accomplishing a dream of being the team captain to a World Champion. His dedication to...
January 20th 20 10:30 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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6'7" and looking for a glider by Rob[_10_]
I've been reading tall pilot threads here from a few years back, and I wanted to start a new thread. I'm 6'7" 230 lbs with a bit of a taller torso and I'm on the lookout for a glider. I've noticed that legroom isn't usually an issue, but with many gliders, closing the canopy is a problem. I've...
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January 20th 20 10:29 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Top Hat or XC Soar and new Samsung Galaxy Devices by [email protected]
Hello, Does anyone have experience running XC Soar or Tophat Soaring on the newer Samsung Devices? The note 10 and S10 are reported to have brightness levels over 1000 nits. I’m guessing the previous 8 and 9 generations may also be pretty close for a lot less$ Cannot find much information out...
January 20th 20 07:35 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Parachute needed by Colten Coughlin
Greetings! I have been trying to locate a used parachute, if you happen to know anybody that has one for sale or that you have one for sale, if you could let me know that would be amazing thank you!
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January 20th 20 07:13 PM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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Flarm suppression of ADS-B out on Tow Planes by [email protected]
For those towing behind tow planes equipped with ADS-B out (1090MHz), a new version of PowerFlarm firmware 6.67 is now available which should suppress the collision warning from the tow plane's ADS-B out. Below are release notes. Version 6.67 Published 04 March 2019 Platforms Build Expiration All...
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January 20th 20 05:17 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Reconstructing Maintenance Logbooks by Shaun Wheeler
Original owner passed on and original factory logbook was lost at that time.. Registration is current and airworthiness (standard) certificate is present. There are five ADs that apply by manufacturer and type and a sixth that may apply but until inspected will not know for sure. What has the FAA...
January 20th 20 06:14 AM
by Shaun Wheeler Go to last post
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SSA Convention Wednesday evening FEB 19 by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
T-minus 30 and counting down the days to the Soaring Society of America Convention in Little Rock, February 19 – 22, 2020. February 19, Wednesday at 6:00 PM: The Soaring Safety Foundation (SSF) Training and Safety Seminar is the traditional opening event at the SSA Conventions. A talented...
January 19th 20 10:01 PM
by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas Go to last post
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Butterfly (air-avionics) Vario discontinued? by [email protected]
Am I right in my suspection that this Vario is no longer available? S
January 19th 20 05:00 PM
by Richard Pfiffner[_2_] Go to last post
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ballpark cost to install a towhook on a C182? by Matt McBee
A friend owns a Cessna 182. I am contemplating offering to cover the cost of him installing a towhook so I can fly out of my local airport instead of driving 6 hours round trip every time I want to fly. This would make it possible for me to fly much more often. About how much could I expect this...
January 19th 20 01:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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No board meeting this week by David S
The GBSC Board of Directors met for an all-day planning meeting Saturday and will forgo the regular monthly meeting that would have been this week. The next board meeting is scheduled for February 18. Cheers, ...david
January 19th 20 11:07 AM
by David S Go to last post
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