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Forum: Soaring Yesterday, 01:13 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 17
Views: 50
Next glider, ownership costs question?

On Sun, 19 Nov 2017 15:50:01 -0800, Scott Williams wrote:

On Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 3:54:35 PM UTC-6, FNQ Mark wrote:
On Monday, 20 November 2017 07:56:29 UTC+11, flgliderpilot wrote:
...
Forum: Soaring Yesterday, 01:02 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 17
Views: 50
Next glider, ownership costs question?

On Sun, 19 Nov 2017 12:56:28 -0800, flgliderpilot wrote:

The problem with 1-26 is that you will have to be catching every
thermal ahead of you or you
will have to hurry back to the last one...
Forum: Soaring November 19th 17, 07:50 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 23
Views: 86
Advice on returning to Soaring after over 20 years

On Sun, 19 Nov 2017 19:23:27 +0100, John wrote:

Dunflyin wrote:

I am surprised that in all the replies nobody has mentioned the phrase
that I kept being told when I returned to gliding...
Forum: Soaring November 19th 17, 05:48 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 17
Views: 50
Next glider, ownership costs question?

On Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:03:10 -0800, flgliderpilot wrote:

My budget is 10K or less, and I am still saving, so in the meantime I'm
wondering about inexpensive older fiberglass options such as...
Forum: Soaring November 16th 17, 02:00 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 18
Views: 98
Best consistent ridge soaring site

On Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:51:07 -0800, Bruce Hoult wrote:

On Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 7:05:37 AM UTC+3,
wrote:
Dillingham Airfield on Oahu is the absolute best ridge...
Forum: Soaring November 15th 17, 01:30 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 10
Views: 61
correction to strike protection

On Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:20:53 -0700, Dan Marotta wrote:

What's a bobbit?

This, I think: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eunice_aphroditois

Or, to see it in action, try this:...
Forum: Soaring November 14th 17, 10:34 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 10
Views: 61
correction to strike protection

On Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:18:11 -0800, Matt Herron Jr. wrote:

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 9:00:08 AM UTC-8, Jim White wrote:
At 16:15 14 November 2017, john firth wrote:
Apologies to the...
Forum: Soaring November 14th 17, 01:13 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 8
Views: 60
lightning strike protection

On Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:37:46 -0800, johnsinclair210 wrote:

What'd he say?
JJ

I thought it boiled down to "don't put short bits of insulator in metal
push-rods".

I read the BGA advice as "use...
Forum: Soaring November 12th 17, 08:11 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 2
Views: 56
Sailplane cover fabric

On Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:05:48 -0800, jfitch wrote:

On Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 4:27:34 PM UTC-8,
wrote:
Is Sunbrella marine canvus suitable for sailplane cover? ...
Forum: Soaring November 11th 17, 12:06 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 24
Views: 172
Overspeeding on winch launches

On Fri, 10 Nov 2017 14:46:00 -0800, john firth wrote:

On Monday, November 6, 2017 at 7:48:16 AM UTC-5, Dan Schmitz wrote:
I'm wondering what the consequences of overspeeding on winch...
Forum: Soaring November 10th 17, 12:11 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 24
Views: 172
Overspeeding on winch launches

On Thu, 09 Nov 2017 22:43:07 -0800, Peter Whitehead wrote:

I am going to purchase the kit for our expedition winch and auto-tow
outfit, and one for my glider. A small price for higher and...
Forum: Soaring November 7th 17, 09:56 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 24
Views: 172
Overspeeding on winch launches

On Tue, 07 Nov 2017 18:15:23 +0000, David Salmon wrote:

You can always invest in a Launch Assistant from Skylaunch. An ASI
transmitter in the glider, and a receiver/readout in the winch. Not...
Forum: Soaring November 7th 17, 06:41 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 24
Views: 172
Overspeeding on winch launches

On Tue, 07 Nov 2017 09:00:58 -0800, Mike Hendron wrote:

I would repeat what Scott said above as well. I've done quite a few
launches as driver on our winch here at Utah Soaring, and we are...
Forum: Soaring November 7th 17, 03:30 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 24
Views: 172
Overspeeding on winch launches

On Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:33:03 -0800, waremark wrote:

The correct weak link should prevent any glider from suffering
structural failure, and probably does. But has anyone ever heard of any
...
Forum: Soaring November 6th 17, 04:30 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 24
Views: 172
Overspeeding on winch launches

On Mon, 06 Nov 2017 05:25:52 -0800, Tango Whisky wrote:

Le lundi 6 novembre 2017 13:48:16 UTC+1, Dan Schmitz a √©crit¬*:
I'm wondering what the consequences of overspeeding on winch launches
...
Forum: Soaring November 5th 17, 12:35 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 29
Views: 176
ASW 20 Handling Issues?

On Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:55:39 -0700, anklam2 wrote:

The ASW 20 seems to have a reputation for bad behavior in some
configurations. Is this reputation deserved or overblown? What has
been the...
Forum: Soaring November 4th 17, 01:04 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 6
Views: 36
Wanted: Friendly Single-Seater for PSU Soaring Club

On Fri, 03 Nov 2017 15:21:56 -0700, Phil Chidekel wrote:

We posted this as a plug to find something for a bunch of college kids
to fly. I do not wish to begin a debate as to what constitutes an...
Forum: Soaring November 3rd 17, 10:27 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 6
Views: 36
Wanted: Friendly Single-Seater for PSU Soaring Club

On Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:41:05 -0700, Phil Chidekel wrote:

Hey All,

The Penn State Soaring club is searching for a friendly single-seater
for our club members to fly. Currently, we lease an...
Forum: Soaring November 3rd 17, 01:09 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 19
Views: 131
SSA Sailplane Directory

On Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:03:21 -0700, Frank Whiteley wrote:

Would a few of you see if you can get to the login page for the SSA
Sailplane Directory? ssa.orgMember Resources menu. It goes to a
...
Forum: Soaring October 30th 17, 01:31 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 15
Views: 138
Balleka videos have been deleted from YouTube

On Mon, 30 Oct 2017 03:39:17 -0700, Bruce Hoult wrote:

On Monday, October 30, 2017 at 6:00:46 AM UTC+3, Duster wrote:
Not deleted from the link I use:

...
Forum: Soaring October 26th 17, 08:55 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 15
Views: 138
Balleka videos have been deleted from YouTube

On Thu, 26 Oct 2017 06:39:10 -0700, mmcbee wrote:

I was sad to notice this morning that all of Balleka's videos have been
deleted from YouTube. I owe my interest in the sport to those videos.
...
Forum: Soaring October 21st 17, 01:12 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 19
Views: 131
SSA Sailplane Directory

On Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:03:21 -0700, Frank Whiteley wrote:

Would a few of you see if you can get to the login page for the SSA
Sailplane Directory? ssa.orgMember Resources menu. It goes to a
...
Forum: Soaring October 20th 17, 10:05 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Discus B instrument panel template

On Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:23:58 +0000, Glen Douglas wrote:

Martin Carolan posted on uras some time ago, that shop had been for sale
with no takers and has closed for good G

Thanks for...
Forum: Soaring October 20th 17, 08:15 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Discus B instrument panel template

On Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:35:28 +0000, David Salmon wrote:

Unfortunately SVS has shut down.

Their shop closed on 1st Oct (temporarily it says) but the rest of the
site seems to be up and running....
Forum: Soaring October 14th 17, 11:38 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 22
Views: 195
ATC Privatization, HR 2997

On Fri, 13 Oct 2017 22:05:33 -0700, tom wrote:

Whether this is what privatization looks like, or if it's just the way
Europe does it, I don't know.

As far as I know air traffic management in...
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