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Schweizer 1-34 trailer fittings by kirk.stant
Our club (SLSA) has a nice 1-34 that we want to encourage XC in; however our trailer (a basic Schweizer multi-glider open trailer) is missing the fittings needed to secure the glider to it - fuselage tiedowns, tail holders, etc. The rest of the trailer is in OK shape, so we want to make up new...
September 18th 17 03:38 PM
by xcnick Go to last post
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BRSS Boomerang Trophy Update by Piet Barber
The Blue Ridge Soaring Society's Boomerang trophy has moved. The Boomerang has been at Front Royal, VA for nearly two years, but was retrieved by Chris Zaboji (pronounced Zah-BOY-ee). Chris performed the cross-country glider flight of 144 statute miles in about 4 and a half hours over some pretty...
September 17th 17 01:47 PM
by Piet Barber Go to last post
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L-13 AMOC by Frank Whiteley
http://www.ssa.org/GovernmentLiaison?show=blog&id=4431
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September 17th 17 01:33 PM
by [email protected][_2_] Go to last post
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Ventus B 16.6 for sale by [email protected]
I am selling my Ventus B 16.6 many extras refinished in PU. see listing at : http://wingsandwheels.com/classifieds
September 17th 17 03:26 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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oudie/s80 question by Del Jensen
I just got these two instruments and have been bench testing at home. The baud rates are properly set, and the s80 gets gps from the oudie, but about every ten seconds the s80 drops the signal and flashes no data very briefly, then picks it back up. Very consistent timing. Is this normal? It is...
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September 17th 17 02:36 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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PW-5 Trailer Ideas? by Ed Anderson
I recently bought a nice PW-5 with original Sierra open trailer. Glider and trailer have been sheltered since new and are both in great shape. The glider is a joy to fly, but the trailer leaves a lot to be desired. I am interested in hearing from anyone who has experience with modifying the trailer...
September 16th 17 01:07 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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flarm/oudie by [email protected]
Hi I am in the process of acquiring a flarm. Today I connected a friend portable flarm to my Oudie 2 to visualize the result on a oudie screen, and to evaluate if I need another display. Not welcome on my small LS6 panel. The problem; the oudie says it is connected and receiving the signal but...
September 15th 17 02:51 PM
by Nick Hill[_3_] Go to last post
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Do you want to become a CFI-G, but aren’t sure how to go about it? (New Product Announcement) by [email protected]
We are proud to introduce a new GLIDERBOOKS Academy online course, "Guide to Becoming a CFI in Gliders." Russell has developed a complete syllabus for CFI-G candidates. The course pulls together all of the information and resources needed to become a CFI-G. When you complete this course you will...
September 14th 17 11:34 PM
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Nimbus 2B flaps/trim by Airbuh
Gents, Aaron Thomson here. I used to run Morgan Valley Soaring in Morgan UT.. After starting a career with Delta Air Lines and starting a family I have returned to soaring and recently purchased a Nimbus 2B. I've had my first successful flight but noticed something odd about the flaps and the...
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September 14th 17 04:43 AM
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Irma and TCSC by [email protected]
Well, it looks bad and there is no time to wait. We have been boxing gliders all day and I flew the Yellow Gorilla to a more secure location at my home on FD25. We will batten down the hatches and hope for the best, but this ole girl looks bad. Hope all the other glider clubs have the hangars...
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September 13th 17 12:02 PM
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FS: Siebert Sie3 by [email protected]
An old thread but it may be worth for someone: Sie-3 has Wortmann FX61-184 at all wing length Best L/D = 34 @ 85km/h Min. sinkrate = 0,64 @ 78 km/h Length: only 5,91m (!) Wing area: 11,84 m2 All-moving tail Wing loading: 25,8 ... 28,7 kp/m2
September 13th 17 08:27 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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wanted used Ilec USB adaptor by [email protected]
Hi all I have need of a USB adaptor for my new to me ship SN10B flight computer. I am Willing to pay$$ If anyone knows of one laying around they can part with please contact me at cliffhilty (at) netzero (dot) net. Thanks
September 12th 17 09:02 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Used glider instruments equipment for sale by Dan Colton
the Bay Area Soaring Associates (BASA) are selling off some used glider instruments and equipment at great prices. Some items are already sold but there is still a lot of great stuff remaining. The listings and suggested prices (starting points for bargaining) are listed on the BASA web site at:...
September 12th 17 08:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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For Sale: Pegase 101a with Komett trailer by [email protected]
Em quarta-feira, 20 de abril de 2016 23:54:30 UTC-3, Bastoune escreveu: For Sale: Pegase 101A with Komett trailer Full description, photos, videos and more at: www.Pegase101forsale.com and WingsandWheels: http://wingsandwheels.com/classifieds/?m=glider
September 12th 17 01:07 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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EASA AD on FES battery systems by JS[_5_]
Saw the document on thanks to John Welsh. Link to UK site below. Jim http://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/33/20170906EASAAD20170167E.pdf
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September 12th 17 12:17 PM
by Graham Smith Go to last post
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Krosno Canopy by Tango Papa of IN
Does anyone know where could we buy a Krosno Canopy? Thanks!
September 12th 17 02:28 AM
by Tango Papa of IN Go to last post
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Motorglider Endorsement by lynn
I will be taking delivery on a Mini LAK 13.5 electric self launch next year and need to get the required endorsement. I am located in Western Washington state. Any instructors nearby? L. Wyman
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September 12th 17 01:09 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Perlan II up again by Duster[_2_]
25,000+ as of noon est. http://perlanproject.cloud/VirtualCockpit.html
September 11th 17 11:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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2017 Dust Devil Dash - Mountain Valley Airport (L94) California by Rob M
September 9th, 2017. Annual Dust Devil Dash. Mountain Valley Airport (L94), Tehachapi, California. This is a one day straight out handicapped distance event. All sailplanes and sailplane pilots welcome. 2 place sailplane..........no problem. Pilots are responsible for paying for their own tow,...
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September 11th 17 08:38 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Help. Obtaining a UK Gliding License on the basis of my AmericanLicense by Papa3
Any of you folks from across the Pond care to help out? I'm finding myself spending more time in the UK lately, including weekends. I've flown with a number of different gliding clubs and thoroughly enjoyed myself... so much so that I'm looking in to what it would take to obtain a UK Gliding...
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September 11th 17 07:26 PM
by Paul Ruskin[_2_] Go to last post
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