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IS-28B2 Twin Lark shock absorber replacement/rebuild by [email protected]
My Twin Lark (located in West Virginia) needs its shock absorber repaired/overhauled or replaced (it's fully depleted and a nitrogen re-charge did not help). I've received help from others so far, but welcome additional insight, sources, recommendations, etc. on either repairing or replacing this...
August 12th 17 01:23 PM
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#JWGC Final Day - US Pilots by [email protected]
It's hot and humid with an approaching front for the final day. For the club class a 2 hour Area task has been called and the tracking site is: http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
August 12th 17 12:40 PM
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Medical Cannula with EDS by [email protected]
A previous RAS topic asked about adapting cheaper medical cannulas to the Mountain High EDS units. I posted a reply suggesting it was a "penny wise, pound foolish" solution. But, in the interest of investigation, I purchased (too many) cannulas from Amazon, following a link recommended in the...
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August 11th 17 04:22 PM
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#JWGC August 11 US Pilots by [email protected]
2 hr. Area task for 8/11. Pilots awakened to fog and the forecast is for blue conditions. Task B is the same, but 1.30 hrs. http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
August 11th 17 02:23 PM
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Trailer your glider east to west I-80 by [email protected]
Cancelled my Florida trip. Leaving western Pennsylvania Friday afternoon 8/12 arrive Reno Wednesday evening 8/16. Single place 18m or less. Charlie Hayes CFIG email [email protected] com Delivered ASW-24 Moriarty to New Hampshire this week
August 11th 17 01:32 PM
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2017 18 Meter Nationals on Facebook Live by Sean Franke
Day 2 pilots meeting going live on Wings and Wheels Facebook page in 15 minutes
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August 10th 17 03:26 PM
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JWGC August 10 US Pilots No flying today by [email protected]
The expected weather arrived close to launch time. Day cancelled.
August 10th 17 11:25 AM
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King Mountain Eclipse Fly In by [email protected]
In the path of totality. Free camping at the airfield. Tows available. www.kingmountaingliderpark.com Call John at 208-407-7174
August 10th 17 06:09 AM
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Sustainer engine run by Jonathan St. Cloud
Just curious, how long are the guys with solo 2350 sustainer engines running their engines before they depart on XC flights? I have been running the engine for about 30 seconds but I have no idea how long it should to run to be fully lub'ed and kept in good running condition.
August 9th 17 08:29 PM
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Tracking gliders via Google Maps app by Chris Snyder
Google Maps released a relatively new feature called "Share location". It allows you to share your location with another person for a set amount of time. We successfully used this to track our XC guys this past weekend (OLC - http://tinyurl.com/yc5d3ltc) and it was very easy to setup. The one...
August 9th 17 07:28 PM
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#JWGC August 9 - US Pilots by [email protected]
Follow today's 266km racing task: http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
August 9th 17 06:56 PM
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LS1-f neo by [email protected]
This one caught me by surprise: DG announced the LS1-f neo on St. Valentine's Day, 14 FEB 2017. http://www.dg-flugzeugbau.de/en/dg-aircraft-news/ls1-f-neo-fliegt/14428 Is this all new? Fiberglass? Carbon Fiber? Other? New, or rebuilt old LS1-f?
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August 9th 17 03:40 PM
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Electronic Compensated Vario - opinion by [email protected]
I want to purchase a Electronic Compensated Vario for a glider without the plumbing for a TE tube. I do not want to add the plumbing :) I don't need fancy - nor navigation or way-points....... just a good audio Vario :) Any experience out there???? WH
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August 9th 17 12:30 PM
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#JWGC August 8 - US Pilots by [email protected]
Another racing task for our guys in the club class at Pocuinai, over 300 km. Expected 1st launch at noon local. Tracking: http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
August 9th 17 08:02 AM
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Near encounter with airliner detected on PowerFlarm by Steve Koerner
This past Saturday my flight out of Estrella took me about 10 miles NW of Tuscon class C at 11,200 ft with my Trig transponder on and blinking replies to radar. I was northbound at 90 - 100 kts. I observed an ADS-B target on my PowerFlarm display and on ClearNav display coming directly on a...
August 9th 17 07:09 AM
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Open Cirrus for sale by [email protected]
On Saturday, May 15, 1999 at 5:00:00 PM UTC+10, Peter Whitmore wrote: Beautiful Open Cirrus for sale..currently based Gransden Lodge UK but full kit available...contact for more details. Dont miss a chance to buy this beautiful glider. how much you want?
August 9th 17 03:53 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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#JWGC August 7 - US Pilots by [email protected]
On line tracking for JWGC Club class today. 263 km racing task. Expected 1st launch 12:00 local (Lithuania) time: http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
August 8th 17 01:35 AM
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Komet Trailer by [email protected]
Hi all, I have recently taken a significant upgrade in trailers for my Libelle from a cigar tube trailer to a Komet. We adjusted it to go from a Discus to a Libelle and it is so much nicer to rig and de-rig out of. Trailers matter! I have two questions, if I have to reweld a support bar on the...
August 7th 17 05:34 AM
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#JWGC August 6th - hopeful for a contest day US Pilots by [email protected]
A cloudy sky postponed the launches for a 2 hour Area task until 13:00 local, then further delayed several times. Launch finally began at 14:29 local. Tracking for today.... http://jwgc.onglide.com/current-day.xml?class=club
August 6th 17 08:00 PM
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Pawnee landing gear by wowway news
Each side of the landing gear of the Pawnee is fastened with 3 bolts. Each fore and aft outboard bolts connect through 2 sets of tabs welded to the lower fuselage longeron. Our right hand gear is slightly loose at the forward attach point . Either the holes in the 2 tabs are worn out-of-round...
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August 6th 17 05:45 PM
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