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Unable to Update PowerFLARM Portable Firmware by Dan Marotta
Hi All, I have downloaded the most recent PowerFLARM firmware, filename: pf_00cecdb_6_40_exp_1_Feb_2019.fw.* Per the instructions for micro SD cards published on the FLARM website, I've attempted to update the firmware three times as follows: Copy the firmware file to the root level of the SD...
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September 4th 17 02:45 AM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Today At Treasure Coast Soaring by [email protected]
The gathering for the open house in Vero Beach was attended by a large group of Glider pilots and pilots in training. We kicked off early this morning with most all gliders on the field and in the air. Conditions were not great, but our open house was enjoyed by all. We had the grill fired up with...
September 4th 17 12:36 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Perlan flying GLIDER ALTITUDE: 51134 ft by Tom Kelley #711
Is flying now. Best. Tom.
September 3rd 17 06:21 PM
by Tom Kelley #711 Go to last post
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Looking for a" Run Out" 2-33 please. by [email protected]
Looking for a 2-33 in need of a restoration ( cover/paint etc) [email protected] mandhsoaring .com
September 3rd 17 02:37 PM
by Roy B. Go to last post
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Cobra wing wheel cradle by Tom Kelley #711
When at Uvalde, my small shock absorber broke off right at the end which caused the wheel wheel to collapse. It happen while pushing out onto the grid. It did cause a problem and something I never gave any thought to which might break. There was maybe a thread and a half left which held on to the...
September 2nd 17 04:58 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Avionic trailer. by [email protected]
Thinking about new trailer and would like to know pros and cons from Avionic owners. Since Avionic is about 40% cheaper than Cobra right now it looks like good deal.... Also if anyone owned Cobra and Avionic and can compare both models. Thank you Pavel
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September 2nd 17 01:54 PM
by BobW Go to last post
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ASW-20 owner's group by Paul Gaines[_2_]
what is the best on line blog/bullitin board for ASW-20 owners?
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September 2nd 17 11:32 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ASTIR CS F/S by Juliet11[_2_]
My Grob 102 ASTIR CS classified AD on Wings and Wheels has been reissued after some improvements. Email Juliet11 At RWSLLC dot ORG for AD pdf and pictures or sort classifieds on Wings and Wheels by GROB.
September 2nd 17 04:18 AM
by SoaringXCellence Go to last post
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Soaring and sailing: anyone successfully divide their time betweenthe two, or better pursued as different life phases? by Paul Villinski
I know there are plenty of guys who come into soaring after years of sailing. Wings horizontal in one and vertical in the other.... Is there anyone managing to do both to their satisfaction, particularly non-retired types? Or is it madness to try to be a fairly serious, recreational soaring pilot...
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September 2nd 17 03:31 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Anyone Ground-Launched a Russia Glider? by [email protected]
Hello, I fly out of Hobbs, NM where we don't have a tow plane. We launch strictly by auto-tow. I am interested in a Russia AC-4B but am not comfortable ground launching from a nose hook. We currently fly Schweizer 1-26's and a 2-33, which has the hook located between the nose and the CG. When...
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September 2nd 17 12:06 AM
by WB Go to last post
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"Glider Bob" Saunders, Telluride Flying Memorial by [email protected]
http://www.telluridenews.com/news/article_8e736c28-8811-11e7-b834-0b257b86152a.html Courtesy Mark Arnold -Gary Osoba
August 30th 17 05:19 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Letter to the FAA by Walt Connelly
Before I send my letter to the FAA I'd like to ask if anyone has ever attempted to get them to see the light and end the use of Schweizer hooks on tow planes here in the land of the free and the home of the brave. It is a well known fact and clearly stated in the SSA/SSF and FAA circulars and...
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August 30th 17 04:02 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FES vs Gas Engine – Finding a Thermal? by V1[_4_]
While reading the FES article in June Soaring (yes, I’m behind in my reading), I noticed the author’s comment about searching for a thermal while FES was running, then shutting down FES as he started to climb. This is a topic I don’t recall seeing discussed in any FES vs gas comparisons. In...
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August 30th 17 03:06 PM
by Dave Walsh Go to last post
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Automatic start list by [email protected]
Hi, Anyone ever experienced a start list not being correctly executed, or completely absent? I did, therefore I made this Android app to help me/us in the futu https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=dk.johny.startlist Another benefit is the calculation of the totals, humans have...
August 30th 17 01:15 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Hydraulic Jumps? by Dave Nadler
Bernard Eckey was a great article in June/July S&G on hydraulic jump. I've never had the experience of flying in this - anybody here done so? All the wave flying I've done has been classic wave (primarily ground induced, but also lots of thermal wave)... It seems the conditions for this might...
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August 29th 17 03:10 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Ximango Soars 260+ Miles by [email protected]
My latest flight from Bermuda Dunes to Jacumba to Big Bear to Malapai Hill anb return to Bermuda Dunes--engine off! https://youtu.be/nh4Q6utb-gM
August 29th 17 02:40 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ESA Western Worksop Schedule - Sept 1-4, 2017 Tehachapi, CA by CindyB[_2_]
37th Annual Experimental Soaring Association Western Workshop 2017 Friday afternoon Sept 1-Monday September 4, 2017 (Labor Day Weekend) Mountain Valley Airport (L94), Tehachapi, California NOTES: Lectures in Byard Hangar Registration and merchandise in the Armstrong Hangar For Potluck BBQs...
August 28th 17 11:33 PM
by CindyB[_2_] Go to last post
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New - Taifun 17E Motorglider group by [email protected]
For anyone interested in the Taifun 17E motorglider, there is a new discussion group at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Taifun17E/ The Valentin Taifun 17E is a motorglider (or self-launching sailplane). It has 2 seats, side by side, a 17m (56 ft) wingspan, retractable gear, flaps and spoilers. It...
August 28th 17 09:59 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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What canopy adhesive to use? by LongJourney
I've done a search in both RAS and on the web but I'm not finding the information I'm looking for. I'm restoring a 1963 S Austria and one of the previous owners used what I think is Sikaflex to bond the canopy glass to the metal canopy frame. It's now separating badly. What should I use to bond the...
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August 28th 17 04:06 AM
by Brad Alston Go to last post
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Labor Day Weekend at Treasure Coast Soaring Club by [email protected]
Guess it is better to plan ahead, one of if not the newest club in the soaring community is considering having an open house for the Labor Day weekend.. Mark the date on your calendar and come to Vero Beach and enjoy the soaring of the Treasure Coast. Tows available to SSA members and there are...
August 28th 17 02:01 AM
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