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Vinyl Numbers by [email protected]
For years I've prepped the area by buffing to remove wax and contaminants, then centered the numbers and started in the middle. Just to find numerous bubbles trapped under the Vinal........Ugh!!! This morning I buffed the area to apply new COBRA decal to a trailer, wiped the area with a towel and...
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June 19th 18 11:03 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Teflon tape attaching by JohnO[_2_]
Can anyone tell us what glue to use to stick Teflon rubbing tape onto the nose of a rudder? The wide Teflon tape does not come with adhesive. email johnorto at gmail dot com
June 19th 18 09:40 PM
by Steve Koerner Go to last post
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FOR SALE by [email protected]
VENTUS SHARK TIPS VENTUS 2 WINGLETS VENTUS 2 CXT GEAR DOORS DISCUS 2A DUST COVERS LS1-F WINGROOT FAIRINGS (FACTORY-VERY RARE)
June 19th 18 10:43 AM
by rj Go to last post
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WTB Piper Cub or similar Cockpit Glider Release by [email protected]
Looking for Cockpit Glider Release lever mechanism to fit to Piper Cub. Maybe able to modify cropdusting Dump Lever.
June 19th 18 12:57 AM
by kirk.stant Go to last post
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SeeYou Alternative? by Papa3[_2_]
Not sure if this has been discussed before (quick search of the archives didn't turn anything obvious up). So, I've been using SeeYou for at least 15 years, and I've gotten used to it. However, I'm having some issues with my current install, so I got to thinking "what alternatives are out...
June 18th 18 05:07 PM
by Craig Funston[_3_] Go to last post
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5th year of living dangerously with LiFePo4 batteries by jfitch
Got it at the beginning of the 2014 season, 12AH Starkpower. Last year I got the CBA battery tester. At the beginning of last year it tested at 11.908 AH (down to 11 V) at a 1.5A load. Just tested it again and got 11.820AH. My panel is drawing about 1.3A if I don't turn on the solar charger, so I'm...
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June 18th 18 04:26 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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First glider Nimbus 2 ? by Surge
A Nimbus 2 is on the market which I'm interested in as my first glider and I'd like some feedback from those who've owned or flown one. I do realize that a flapped, long winged glider is not the best choice for a low time pilot which is why I will keep the glider in a hangar while I first build up...
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June 18th 18 09:14 AM
by Simon France[_2_] Go to last post
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THE LONG AWAITED BREAK THROUGH IN BATTERY TECHNOLOGY HAS BEEN FOUND by [email protected]
There is a small company based outside Marseilles, who will by mid 2019 be mass producing a new type of battery, the advantages of which will blow your mind apart. The French company believe their products offers massive advantages to Electric Vehicles – i.e. self-launching motorgliders. By...
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June 17th 18 09:51 PM
by AS Go to last post
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LS-3a flight and maintenance manuals by [email protected]
Gentlemen, Does anyone have copies of the flight and maintenance manuals available in electronic format? Joe
June 17th 18 05:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Using a Telsa or other power train to make the ultimate winch. by BG[_4_]
Many years ago I visited the Untterwossen glider port and was super impressed with their electric winch. It had all the controllable feature you would ever want to get a glider to the maximum height with a given cable length. It was something close to 2/3 the cable length in height. Programable...
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June 17th 18 05:00 PM
by BG[_4_] Go to last post
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small ribbon chute. by john firth
This was obtained for spin testing of an RHJ 8. It might be usable for a Kestrel or other ship using a drag chute. Made by Niagara parachute. You can have it for the cost of shipping. John Firth
June 17th 18 03:53 PM
by john firth Go to last post
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Cerro Gordo for sale by Jonathan St. Cloud
Western flyers will remember Cerro Gordo, before GPS is was a popular TP for record flights. https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/realestate/a-real-life-westworld-with-a-violent-past-is-for-sale-in-california-for-under-dollar1-million-—-take-a-look-inside-the-ghost-town/ss-AAyEwBD?li=BBnb7Kz#image=1
June 17th 18 03:18 PM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Here we go again by JS[_5_]
They must have known about RAS in the seventies. Jim Is this the right room for an argument? https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=wxrbOVeRonQ
June 17th 18 12:59 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_6_] Go to last post
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Virtual parcel in Skysight Skew-T diagram by [email protected]
Hi What information do you get from the virtual parcel (the moving dashed lines) on the Skew T diagram on Skysight ? Dan
June 16th 18 04:54 AM
by Jonathan St. Cloud Go to last post
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Fly Nephi, Ut. in the Sports Class Nats 6//19-6/28-Back seat rides available by [email protected]
"Fly with YO" Dave Nadler is offering back seat rides in his Arcus M during the competition to benefit the US Junior Soaring Team for a $300 minimum donation. Please contact Dave directly via email . Max.. passenger weight is 200 lbs. Dave will be offering the same at the...
June 16th 18 03:47 AM
by Dave Nadler Go to last post
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LXNav Remote Stick Installation in a ASW 20B by Deming Gray
Hello, I wish to install an LXNav remote stick in my ASW 20B to work with my LXNav 8000 flight computer. I would like to know if anyone in this group has experience with a remote stick in an ASW 20 or any AS glider. I would like to ask about their impressions of the remote stick's use and...
June 15th 18 05:05 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Best Soaring Simulator?? by Gary Emerson
Greetings, Off season (northern hemisphere) is coming. What are the top 2-3 soaring simulators or is there a clear winner? Thanks, Gary
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June 15th 18 02:18 PM
by Scott Manley[_3_] Go to last post
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How to make a .cub TFR airspace file by JS[_5_]
With a firefighting TFR near Parowan and Nephi, received two requests for TFR files today so it's time to update a previous post. Jim How to make a .CUB TFR airspace file for LX9000, SYM, etc. *Get the TFR file in Open Air format (.TXT). Save it as TFR.txt. At this point you have a TFR file you...
June 15th 18 05:58 AM
by Dan[_6_] Go to last post
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1250km straight out without a crew! by Ramy[_2_]
https://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-3.0/gliding/flightinfo.html?dsId=6526228 Perhaps the longest crewless straight out flight ever? Fantastic flight by Jim Lee. Ramy
June 15th 18 04:51 AM
by Steve Koerner Go to last post
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Is it possible to sort flights by glider model on the OLC? by Soartech
Seems like this would be great info to have when comparing your glider (and piloting) to others of the same kind. Is this possible? Do they let you? Or do you have to sort through every competitor in the world until you find ones with the glider type you want to examine?
June 15th 18 03:01 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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