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Creating MPGs for the web by Mark James Boyd
I have some mini-DV footage of a 2-33 doing a perfect 180 ground loop that I would like to transfer to MPG. Then we can put it up on our website. Does anyone have the equipment to do this (from mini DV, Hi-8, SVHS, or VHS)? I'd happily send you the tape :-)
October 24th 03 08:39 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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ASW 24&27 rear fuselarge vents? by Udo Rumpf
Hi all, to day I checked, what I thought was the rear exhaust vent of the ASW24. I tried, after removing the rudder, insert a thin wire past the tail wheel fender. I could not get this thin flexible wire through. I inserted a long vacuum hose from the cockpit side, to the very end of the tail and...
October 24th 03 03:04 AM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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Discus CS and Duo Discus Wing Inspections by Nolaminar
No need to punch a bunch of holes in the lower wing skin. Paul Gaines (Gaines Sailplane-Composite Solutions) in Marietta, Georgia has a very skinny fiber-optic scope that will run the entire length of the wing. If you have need, call Paul at (770) 499 7755 Inspections are now in progress. GA
October 24th 03 01:15 AM
by Nolaminar Go to last post
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ASK21 vs G103 by solo89
In a few weeks I'll take my check ride in an ASK21. All of my training to date has been in a G103. The examiner told me the ASK is a lot like the Grob just better. any advice? I'm a little concerned about taking my check ride in a glider I've never seen, but not overly concerned. The performance...
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October 23rd 03 07:15 PM
by Mark James Boyd Go to last post
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Dittel FSG50 PTT circuit by Chris Davison
The FSG50 has 3 sets of connectors: 2 dedicated for Mike 1 for speaker (plus GND) 1 for PTT switch (plus GND) Is there anyway you can set the radio up to wire the PTT switch in series with the mike, and so not need
October 23rd 03 06:29 PM
by Chris Davison Go to last post
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Eppler airfoils by Dave Kuchenbecker
Where can I find information about the Eppler e662 airfoil. Specifically if adding winglets improves its performance. Secondly if the Grob 104 wing is structurally capable of supporting winglets. Thanks Dave
October 23rd 03 03:14 PM
by Dan Somers Go to last post
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Kevin S. by AirplaneListings.Com
Does anyone know the whereabouts of Kevin Shultz.... soaring enthusiast, skinny, tall, and raised in Hawaii....? -- Matt Lang AirplaneListings.Com
October 23rd 03 06:55 AM
by AirplaneListings.Com Go to last post
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Duster by Vaughn
http://www.classicglider.info/Duster/ Vaughn "Scott" wrote in message ... Can anyone give me in formation/website for info on a sailplane called a duster? __________________________________________________________________ scott
October 23rd 03 05:38 AM
by Scott Go to last post
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Ilec SN 10 or LX 7000 by Dave Kuchenbecker
Anyone have experience with both systems that can give me some feed back on features, ease of installation and ease of use in flight. Thanks Dave
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October 23rd 03 05:05 AM
by Jack Glendening Go to last post
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New Task by JJ Sinclair
Last week at William's Octoberfest, we used some new tasking ideas; Contestants were told to pick ont turn-point from the Northern task area and on from the Southern task area. Start at Lutz lake with unlimited altitude, 2:00 Minimum Time and handicap the speeds. Great results with something like a...
October 23rd 03 01:36 AM
by BPattonsoa Go to last post
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Adventure trip in Motorgliders - Flight For Sight by Michael Coates
Good morning all, We have just returned from the "Flight for Sight" Adventure around region Queensland (Australia) raising around $50,000 for charity in a Sinus and Virus motorglider. To enjoy our adventure please click the following...
October 23rd 03 01:27 AM
by Michael Coates Go to last post
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Winglet Alternative? by mike fadden
Has anyone seen the winglet alternative that is a slotted tube that goes on the wing tip? I can't remember the name (Minix?) or what site I saw it on. I believe its being tested in France and the designer made pretty impressive claims. I was wondering what you winglet designers think. Mike ASW15
October 22nd 03 08:46 PM
by Frederic Joynes Go to last post
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Sinha Patent details by Al
http://appft1.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO2&Sect2=HITOFF&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsearch-adv.html&r=51&f=G&l=50&d=PG01&s1=Sinha&p=2&OS=Sinha+wing&RS=Sinha Al
October 22nd 03 08:13 PM
by Raphael Warshaw Go to last post
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Tire Stiffness & trailer swaying by chris
Several people have had good luck towing a glider with a Subaru Forester. I do not know why mine is different. I just bought a 2004 Forester tried to tow with it. Mine is a nightmare. It is unstable above 50mph. It has a lot of side to side sway above 50mph if there is any steering input. It is...
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October 22nd 03 03:51 AM
by chris Go to last post
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why do you soar? by Mark James Boyd
I would appreciate if you can write a SHORT paragraph about why soaring (and soaring competition if that is what you do) is so special to you. Why do you I enjoy soaring because it is for me the most interesting form of aviation. The idea of flying for hours using only the lift provided by...
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October 21st 03 07:48 PM
by Wallace Berry Go to last post
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Miller Tern parts avaliable by Alex Zobell
Recetenly I acquired a decomissioned (no nameplate) Miller Tern when I bought a sailplane trailer several months back. One way or the other I need to get rid of this aircraft. If possible I would like to see it either in a museum or if somebody needs parts I would gladly let them have what they...
October 21st 03 01:49 PM
by Scott Correa Go to last post
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sailplanes for sale by Jerry Marshall
selling my inventory of gliders. I have a 2-32,2-33,grob 103a,1-34, and 1-34 project. All are located in Las Vegas,NV. Please email or call at 702-874-1010 for more info. All must go and are priced accordingly.
October 21st 03 03:51 AM
by S Schwartz Go to last post
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L-Nav for sale by JJ Sinclair
L-Nav, new 2001, V5.8, small vario, temp probe, G-meter, flask, cables, manual, $1000 (US) and I pay shipping. Guaranteed in good working order. JJ Sinclair
October 21st 03 12:18 AM
by JJ Sinclair Go to last post
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Feedback ? by JJ Sinclair
How about some feedback on issues discussed on ras? Dr Jack, How did you fix your plugged probe hole? Kirk, What did you find out about adding zig-zag to your LS-6 stab? :) JJ Sinclair
October 20th 03 10:18 PM
by Martin Hellman Go to last post
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WTB: Prop for Vivat Motorglider by TJ
Hi, We are looking for a used prop for a Vivat Motorglider. The current prop was a Hoffman V218B fitted to the Walter Mikron Engine. We are looking for this same prop or similar.
October 20th 03 02:36 PM
by Burt Compton Go to last post
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