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R6North Contest Poll by cschraderb2g@gmail.com
R6North Contest Poll Dear SSA Members: I'm gauging pilot interest for competing at a R6 North Contest to be held either at Ionia, Owosso, or Lenawee County (Adrian) airports in late June or July 2019. Both Adrian Soaring Club and Sandhill Soaring Club (my home club) have expressed an interest...
Today 09:22 AM
by Jim White[_3_] Go to last post
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air extractor for asw19 and asw20 by swanson43537@yahoo.com
I just installed a very cool - pun intended - air extractor in my ASW19. Its a nifty device that replaces that little hatch cover where the control connections are. My guess is that it was made on a 3D printer. Anyway, I couldn’t believe how well it worked and so I’m putting a shameless...
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Today 03:17 AM
by sisu1a Go to last post
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Is there a nose hook modification for a standard cirrus by wjsmithsonp@gmail.com
I bought a standard cirrus. I havent flown it yet, but I was wondering if it's possible to put a nose hook on the plane?
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Today 02:01 AM
by Andreas Maurer Go to last post
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ASH25M - Technoflug prop vs AS prop? by Nik[_2_]
Hi all, I recently bought an ASH25M, which still got the Technoflug prop. Now many PPL advice to go for the AS prop. I asked Schleicher and Rolf went like: "At least we can repair it, if it has a crack or so." - But I could not manage to get information about performance. Anyone switched to the...
Today 01:53 AM
by jfitch Go to last post
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Where can I train in a PW-6? Seminole Lake's is down for maintenancefor a couple of months by charlesethridge@gmail.com
Hi, all. I have a PW-5 that I bought but have never flown. Since the PW-6 is the 2-place trainer for the PW-5, I was hoping to train in a PW-6 for and hour or so before attempting the PW-5. I just spoke with Seminole Lake Gliderport (here in Florida) who said that their PW-6 is down for...
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Yesterday 11:42 PM
by llradigan@gmail.com Go to last post
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Cobra trailer by glidergreg
Anyone have the actual width of a Cobra trailer used for a 15 meter ship. I am looking for the width including wheel fenders. Thinking of storing 2 trailers in a 10' by 30' storage building.
Yesterday 11:32 PM
by unclhank@ix.netcom.com Go to last post
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Any 2-33s available out there? by Tom[_21_]
Sugarbush Soaring is possibly looking for a good condition 2-33 for its fleet. There seem to be none advertised anywhere. Any intel? Thanks Tom
Yesterday 09:51 PM
by Renny[_2_] Go to last post
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US Team Selection by Kevin Christner
Dear eligible US Team selection voters, For the first time in many years their will be direct pilot input into the selection of US Team members. While you are casting your ballots I would ask that you review the US Team code of conduct. Specifically the following applicable selections: 13.1.3...
Yesterday 08:53 PM
by Kevin Christner Go to last post
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US Competition Pilot Poll by unclhank@ix.netcom.com
Hello US competition pilots. Our annual poll about topics related to competition and associated rules is now open at http://www.adamsfive.com/a5soaring/survey/surveys.php. It is open to all pilots on the ranking list. Feedback from the poll and associated comments, as well as messages via e-mail to...
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Yesterday 08:46 PM
by Kevin Christner Go to last post
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Hall of Fame Nominations by JayM
Lifetime SSA members and long time (15 yrs+) members will soon receive a ballot for two nominees this year. Note that it is not an either/or vote. Both can be selected. So mark either one or both names before sending it back to SSA. Thanks, Jay
Yesterday 08:45 PM
by JayM Go to last post
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2018 FAI SGP USA 🇺🇸 Registration Opened by Sean Fidler
Registration is now open: http://www.sgp.aero/usa2018 FAI SGP USA Facebook Page: https://facebook.com/FAISailplaneGrandPrixUSA/ Official Competition Dates: March 26, 2018 - April 1, 2018 Competition Venue: Seminole Lake Gliderport, Clermont (Orlando), Florida
Yesterday 05:13 PM
by Sean Fidler Go to last post
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R6North Competition Poll by cschraderb2g@gmail.com
R6North Contest Poll Dear SSA Members: I'm gauging pilot interest for competing at a R6 North Contest to be held either at Ionia, Owosso, or Lenawee County (Adrian) airports in late June or July 2019. Both Adrian Soaring Club and Sandhill Soaring Club (my home club) have expressed an interest...
Yesterday 03:48 PM
by cschraderb2g@gmail.com Go to last post
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Region 6 North Contest Poll by cschraderb2g@gmail.com
R6North Contest Poll Dear SSA Members: I'm gauging pilot interest in competing at a R6 North Contest to be held either at Ionia, Owosso, or Lenawee County (Adrian) airports in late June or July 2019. Both the Adrian Soaring Club and Sandhill Soaring Club (my home club) have expressed an...
Yesterday 03:35 PM
by cschraderb2g@gmail.com Go to last post
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Glider near miss with Airliner (emergency climb) near Chicago yesterday? by Sean Fidler
I just listened to this news on a major news network and pseudo confirmed it he http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1374687 The newsperson actually said, "Why didn't this glider have a transponder, why wasn't this glider talking to someone, how is this possible…" live on the...
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Yesterday 02:22 PM
by Dave Nadler Go to last post
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US: Pilot Ranking List for 2018 by John Leibacher
With the conclusion of Region 4 North, the 2017 sanctioned contests are finished, and the first release of the Pilot Ranking List for 2018 is available on the Soaring Servers at http://soaringweb.org/PRL, http://soaring.gahsys.com/PRL, http://serkowski.com/soaring/PRL, and...
Yesterday 07:04 AM
by John Leibacher Go to last post
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IS-28B2 Twin Lark shock absorber replacement/rebuild by gliding@easternsoaringcenter.com
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...
October 16th 17 07:26 PM
by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net Go to last post
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Solution Manual Introduction to Communication Systems (Upamanyu Madhow) by yjb1990@gmail.com
need Solution Manual Principles of Communications : Systems, Modulation, and Noise - International Student Version (6th Ed., Rodger E. Ziemer, William H. Tranter)
October 16th 17 04:03 PM
by yjb1990@gmail.com Go to last post
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Beringer Disc Brake Kit for Schemm-Hirth gliders - experience and effectiveness? by WaltWX[_2_]
Can anyone recommend the Beringer disc brake kit for Ventus, Discus or Schemmp-Hirth gliders? I'm seriously considering retrofitting my D2A after a nearly disastrous run off the runway up at Ely ... partially due to fading brake (plenty of pilot error problems too...) I'm especially interested in...
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October 16th 17 02:34 PM
by Tango Whisky Go to last post
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Communicating with OLC by bensoaring@gmail.com
How does one communicate with OLC? I sent a service request days ago without a reply to date. ID and password does not work anymore; it has worked fine for months and AOK up until a week ago. Is membership account dependent on age of your "donation"?
October 16th 17 08:22 AM
by Ramy[_2_] Go to last post
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how does one find a co-owner? by mmcbee@gmail.com
Hi everyone, I'm new to the gliding community. This is my first post on RAS, though I have been reading for a few months. I'm a power pilot transitioning to gliders. I have not yet soloed a glider, but I have enjoyed my glider flights more than any other aviation experience I have had to date. It...
October 16th 17 03:52 AM
by Morgan[_2_] Go to last post
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