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Looking for PW-5 canopy by [email protected]
The canopy of my PW-5 glider was damaged rather severely. I'm looking for a replacement (unlikely, I know) or for someone who can rebuild it from the frame. Any ideas?
Today 01:38 PM
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Today is not the day by Jonathan St. Cloud
Well worth the 8 minutes to watch and consider. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMT-MhYd7Z4&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3K1gYFQt54aEft604HNVrML3QgI5mVrpitQ5NowlUIrWMiQ9bbZ1H_MPY
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Today 12:53 PM
by Tango Whisky Go to last post
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New Video - Oudie Weather & SeeYou Maps by Paul Remde
Hi, NEW VIDEO - Oudie Weather & SeeYou Maps Details: http://cumulus-soaring.com/training.htm#Naviter Owners of Naviter Oudies now have free access to detailed "SeeYou Maps" (high resolution terrain maps) and weather forecast maps for display on their Oudies in flight. The Naviter Updater makes...
Today 12:45 PM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Condor 2 v 2.0.5 with VR Support by Paul Remde
Hi Condor 2 Soaring Flight Simulator Fans Today the Condor 2 team announced the release of Condor update 2.0.5 with native support for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive (using Revive). This update is free for all Condor 2 users. Also released today is our first glider with sustainer motor - the ASG 29 Es...
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Today 09:11 AM
by Chris Wedgwood[_2_] Go to last post
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New book by Paul T[_4_]
Today 07:45 AM
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Club Class Nationals at Sunflower by Tony[_5_]
RAS, 22 Pilots gathered in Yoder, KS starting June 3rd to determine this years Club Class Champion. I was the Contest Manager. Hugh Grandstaff did a fantastic job as the CD. Yoder is the closest town to the Sunflower Gliderport. It was originally built as Hutchinson Naval Air Station in WWII,...
Today 04:34 AM
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2019 USA Open and 18 Meter National Soaring Championship pre practice news. by Tom Kelley #711
2019 USA Open and 18 Meter prepractice day 6/15/19. Attached pic of DB, Concordia, being towed out for takeoff. Yes, its hot, many folks are setting up and a few are flying. XG took off a few moments ago, ZO is getting ready to go. Looks to be a good day, the chance of small cu with bases 15,000...
Today 03:58 AM
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Nearest Location by [email protected]
I am 13 years old and I want to learn to fly a glider. The one problem is that the nearest gliding school near me is 1 hr and 40 minutes away and this is way too far. I was wondering if there was a way around this. I have looked for different places but they are all too far. FYI I live in eastern...
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Yesterday 02:59 PM
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Softie Parachute for Schleicher gliders with a seat back cutout by Craig Reinholt
Last year I bought a new Softie parachute for my ASH 31. Not researching things through properly, I briefly read the Softie website (ok, I’m a dipstick for not drilling down in the "not so" fine print) and ordered the 240 MINI Softie model. Being a guy that is moderately “prosperous”, but can...
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Yesterday 02:41 PM
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Another EXTREMELY low thermal save by [email protected]
I’m afraid video may be making pilots take these risks. https://youtu.be/PlXeHeR5Ma8
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Yesterday 10:42 AM
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Need Help Configuring Power FLARM Portable by Dan Marotta
You've read on another thread that, since updating the firmware in my PF Portable and updating the FlarmNet data file in my ClearNav II, I've not been receiving Flarm targets on the ClearNav or on my wife's Streak. Yesterday, full of hope, I downloaded and installed the just released FlarmNet...
Yesterday 03:21 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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GliderLink - New team soaring app for airborne location sharing by [email protected]
I'm excited to announce a new soaring app I've developed called GliderLink. The app shows your location and the location of nearby gliders on a moving map. You can see the other gliders' callsign, relative altitude, heading, and vertical speed. That's about it right now; it's very simple. The value...
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Yesterday 12:35 AM
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Recommended websites for posting student IGC files? by George Haeh
Now that we finally have a PowerFLARM in our club 2-seater, I am wondering where to post the IGC files so the students can later examine their flights, and possibly make badge claims.
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June 14th 19 05:03 PM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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Standard Cirrus for sale by Rick Hackett
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus s/n 356G for sale. Gel coat in excellent condition. No major damage history, just a few scrapes and bruises that you might expect in a 45 year old ship. This is a great ship for the money. Fun to fly and climbs like a dream. All ADs complied with. Hydraulic brake...
June 14th 19 12:18 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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5 way tubing quick connector UK by Rob Shepherd
Evening folks, Does anyone know where I can obtain a five way tubing quick connector in the UK? Cheers Rob
June 14th 19 04:48 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Fastening Flexible Solar Panels to a trailer-what adhesive to use ? by [email protected]
Looking to add solar charging to my trailer by using flexible solar panels. Would rather not drill through the Aluminum top. Any experience with adhesives to use ? Dan
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June 13th 19 05:38 PM
by John Wells Go to last post
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Wanted: FRONT nose Trim weights for LS gliders by [email protected]
Does anyone have nose trim weights for their LS-3 up to LS-10 glider that they do not use and would sell to me? They are 2.45 kg = 5.4 lbs each. I need TWO more trim weights for the nose of my LS-8 that I can add when I fly and remove when my husband flies. Thanks. --Cathy
June 13th 19 05:19 PM
by Ray Lovinggood[_2_] Go to last post
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Region 5 South Contest Report by Rich Owen[_2_]
It’s Hot Down Here in the South! The trailers started rolling in last week as the Mid Georgia Soaring club held their annual GTA Race and cross-country camp. The weather is continuing to provide outstanding soaring conditions for the Region 5 Regional in Cordele Georgia. For those of you who...
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June 13th 19 04:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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How to hang a glider from the ceiling of a hangar by Chris
We are looking to put a 1-26 on a lift or hoist. Its a steel building with a very beefy structure. This is commonly done in Europe. Has anybody experience and sketches/pictures/BOM for such a construction and is willing to share? Thanks.
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June 13th 19 10:04 AM
by Ian[_2_] Go to last post
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Problem With Powerflarm Firmware Update? by Dan Marotta
Yesterday I updated my PF portable from version 6.60 to 6.67 and went out for a short flight.* I found that Flarm targets were no longer displayed on my ClearNav II display.* It still displayed ADS-B and PCAS targets but no Flarm targets.* The PF portable still showed Flarm targets.* Any...
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June 12th 19 11:31 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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