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Gliding in quarantine video by Emir Sherbi
A friend of mine made this great stop motion video. In Argentina we are in total lock down so he had plenty of time to do it. Enjoy!! https://youtu.be/l9eL9dBTXtw
Today 01:30 AM
by Charles Longley Go to last post
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Newer Tost hydraulic brake issue by [email protected]
The Tost hydraulic brake cylinder mounted to my stick failed on my last flight. I've emailed Tost, but so far no response, which certainly might be virus related and therefore understandable. The brake worked fine before takeoff but before landing there was zero resistance when squeezing the...
Today 01:29 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Condor is exasperating by jp
My difficulties with Condor may well be due to my using bootcamp into Windows 10 on my Mac. However, I have copied a new landscape directory into the c:/Condor2/Landscapes directory and it is not presented for selection on the Tasks screen. I also just purchased an additional glider (ASK-21) and...
Today 12:37 AM
by jp Go to last post
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What have we learned from all this? by Bob Youngblood
Interesting situation that we are all faced with the last few weeks, things are more serious than we ever expected. I was having a great discussion last evening with my family member who is an Infectious Disease MD, the discussion was eye opening! This is a game changer, and China has much to blame...
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Today 12:07 AM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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Battery switching without tears by 2G
On one of my flights last year I had to switch between my avionics battery and engine battery when the avionics battery voltage dropped too low (I had left the master on after the last flight and could only partially charge the avionics battery before launching). The switch over seemed to go okay,...
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Yesterday 11:31 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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O2, Question for medics. by FZ[_2_]
There are a few hundred oxygen masks and O2 tanks in a gliding community. Are those of any potential use in a CronaVirus emergency?
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Yesterday 11:29 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Concealed Carry In MY ASW27 by Bob Youngblood
What a surprise, just today my son brought me a great gift to fight off the flaming liberals at the gliderport. It is a Bulgarian AK47 with 2000 rounds of ammunition. Thank god that I raised this kid correctly, educated him and he achieved the status of a Structural Engineer, PE. He advised me to...
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Yesterday 11:25 PM
by Bob Youngblood Go to last post
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Oudie gear warning? by [email protected]
Hey all - I just acquired an original Oudie and I have noticed a gear warning in the profile setup. Not mentioned in the manual and the previous 2 owners do not know about it. I have not noticed it trying to get my attention in the pattern either. I will ask Naviter next unless youze can fill me in.
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Yesterday 09:55 PM
by MNLou Go to last post
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U. of Chicago COVID-19 interactive data visualization tool by 2G
The U. of Chicago has taken my infection rate metric (confirmed cases per million population) to the next level: interactive county-by-county visualization. This shows hot spots that state level data miss. Hot spots are counties with high infection rate that are surrounded by counties with elevated...
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Yesterday 06:33 PM
by 2fema[email protected] Go to last post
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How About Story Time by [email protected]
Maybe this is a good opportunity for some of us to share some stories of our experiences. I'll go first.- During the regional at Harris Hill in 2013 I was flying K21 with grandson Calvin Mampe, Rachel Conklin, and her sister Michelle. All 3 had flown multiple contests with me before, 2 having...
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Yesterday 03:00 PM
by Jim Kellett Go to last post
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Soaring Not Dead Everywhere by [email protected]
Well soaring isn’t dead everywhere. Today we got 14 flights in, private ships, and all three of the 1-26’s and solo flights in the club blanik. Social distancing in order, wipe downs of the club birds and all had fun. We didn’t need any ventilators but we did get up close to 7,000ft, thats...
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Cambridge Flight Recorder GPS-NAV Model 20 & Display & Cables & Disks8/03 on Ebay for sale by [email protected]
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Cambridge-Flight-Recorder-GPS-NAV-Model-20-Display-Cables-Disks-8-03-Calib/202949800202 Is it worth $100 or more or less?? It works as it turns on like is is supposed to.
Yesterday 01:42 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Great New Product Not Related to Soaring by Dan Marotta
Unless you fly an ASW-27 in the southeast US. https://www.dropbox.com/s/jwa5s9h6c9iaafz/FB_IMG_1586189573105.jpg?dl=0 -- Dan, 5J
Yesterday 03:52 AM
by Ventus_a Go to last post
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FS Bose Aviation X Headsets by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
For a friend FS 3 BOSE AVIATION X HEADSETS EXCELLENT CONDITION DUAL PLUG $379 EA Contact Eliot Brown These would be good in your Motorglider!
Yesterday 01:57 AM
by Nick Kennedy[_3_] Go to last post
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Used water bags- Free by [email protected]
Cleaning up stuff. I have a set of water bags that are surplus. Condition appears excellent Double wall 102 inches long 10 wide at inboard end and 8 inches outboard Vented at outboard end 3/4 exit. I think they are from an ASW-19. No photos Free to first person that can use them. You pay $20 toward...
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April 6th 20 10:17 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FS 2 Icom handheld VHF Radios by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Posting for a friend FS: 2 Icom handhelds, good condition good batterys, chargers; $100 ea. Contact Eliot Brown ( eliotmayaair.com )
April 6th 20 08:15 PM
by Nick Kennedy[_3_] Go to last post
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Condor Activity Increases Four-Fold! by Daniel Sazhin[_2_]
Hey Guys, It's been great in Condor-land. Folks are joining on in droves! Come and join the fun in the virtual soaring community! https://soaringeconomist.com/2020/04/06/condor-activity-increases-four-fold/ All the best, Daniel
April 6th 20 06:22 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Blanik L-13 by Boise Pilot
Like about 300 US Blanik L-13 sailplane owners, I have a ship that will probably never fly again. Just trying to find out what other owners are doing with their hangar queens. I know of one where the owners took it apart, separating the aluminum from the steel for sale to metal recyclers. From...
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April 6th 20 06:07 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FS: JJ Sinclair Set of 2 Aluminum Wing Tie Down Padded Saddles (Cuffs) by John DeRosa OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
$75 plus shipping for the pair. Details at: http://glidersource.com/cgi-bin/post.cgi?action=detail&id=1561 Thanks.
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ASW-15 Impressions by [email protected]
For the guys here who are familiar with 1970’s soaring, have any of you owned an asw-15 and what were your impressions of them? I flew one once many many years ago but it was just an early morning 15 minute sleigh ride and I was a kid. I don’t know how I would fit now (6ft 1in, 190 lbs but...
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April 6th 20 01:56 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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