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Forum: Soaring September 17th 18, 06:28 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 103
Views: 802
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Js3 jet catastrophic failure.

On Monday, September 17, 2018 at 10:47:01 AM UTC-6, Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) wrote:
Good idea. For a lot of things that rotate, especially large or fast, never good idea to "stand in the...
Forum: Soaring September 9th 18, 06:03 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 21
Views: 156
Posted By Frank Whiteley
stowing horizontal stabilizer on tail boom in trailer

On Friday, September 7, 2018 at 8:43:22 AM UTC-6, Steve Leonard wrote:
On Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 7:44:09 PM UTC-5, C-FFKQ (42) wrote:
My Kestrel uses a saddle that straps onto the tail...
Forum: Soaring September 1st 18, 03:17 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 50
Views: 362
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Electric Winch Project

https://www.hdelectriclaunch.com/

Blog updates that were previously only on Facebook.
Forum: Soaring August 30th 18, 03:31 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 40
Views: 339
Posted By Frank Whiteley
How high does your club tow?

On Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 7:43:53 PM UTC-6, Frank Whiteley wrote:
On Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 9:44:09 AM UTC-6, Dan Marotta wrote:
Winching should make all the difference given a...
Forum: Soaring August 30th 18, 02:43 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 40
Views: 339
Posted By Frank Whiteley
How high does your club tow?

On Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 9:44:09 AM UTC-6, Dan Marotta wrote:
Winching should make all the difference given a good muffler (silencer)
on the winch.

The history with home owners I'm...
Forum: Soaring August 26th 18, 05:20 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 40
Views: 339
Posted By Frank Whiteley
How high does your club tow?

On Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 7:15:26 AM UTC-6, wrote:
Our Club is reworking towing height fees. We are based south of Denver (elevation 7,000' msl). Normal tow heights are to...
Forum: Soaring August 22nd 18, 07:26 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 4
Views: 125
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Nine new glider pilots, Ionia, MI

On Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 6:42:40 AM UTC-6, wrote:
Kudos to Tony Smit, FBO of Benz Aviation, Ionia, MI, for hosting a youth camp and soloing nine new glider pilots! Way to...
Forum: Soaring August 16th 18, 06:28 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 7
Views: 91
Posted By Frank Whiteley
SSA "Where to Fly" Map

On Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 7:11:13 PM UTC-6, Giaco wrote:
Is the SSA's "Where to fly" map updated regularly? There seem to be a number of clubs that are shown on the site with old and bad...
Forum: Soaring August 15th 18, 08:38 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 14
Views: 89
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Uvalde Reports

On Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 1:33:00 PM UTC-6, wrote:
On Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 10:29:46 AM UTC-6, wrote:
5M/Open Class Nats., Uvalde, Tx.
...
Forum: Soaring August 14th 18, 04:17 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 32
Views: 380
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Perlan High Altitude Tow Plane

http://www.reporterherald.com/lifestyles/neighbors/ci_32061333/loveland-family-soaring-new-heights-study-earths-stratosphere Arne is an SSA member and member of Colorado Soaring Association.
Forum: Soaring August 12th 18, 07:02 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By Frank Whiteley
What has become of Gliding International?

On Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 10:14:48 PM UTC-6, 2G wrote:
I subscribed to the digital edition at the first of the year. I received access to one issue. Then the next issue came out and I...
Forum: Soaring August 11th 18, 04:55 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 95
Views: 683
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Flying with Parachutes

On Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 6:31:39 AM UTC-6, waremark wrote:
At my UK club parachutes have been used for all flights in club owned gliders for more than 20 years. Shortly after the then CFI...
Forum: Soaring August 11th 18, 08:19 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 95
Views: 683
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Flying with Parachutes

On Friday, August 10, 2018 at 6:22:54 PM UTC-6, John Huthmaker wrote:
I'm just starting out with soaring. Simple question for you guys. How many of you fly with an emergency parachute? It looks...
Forum: Soaring August 6th 18, 04:26 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 16
Views: 120
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Call to HP14 owners

On Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 7:48:28 PM UTC-6, Blue Whale wrote:
Is Wayne still actively maintaining the site? I haven't seen any new postings for quite some time.

Yes, I messaged Wayne. He says...
Forum: Soaring August 4th 18, 02:44 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 35
Views: 393
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Kawa leading.....again.

On Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 8:02:06 AM UTC-6, Soartech wrote:
Does he have striking eyes like Manfred Ruhmer or Sarah Arnold? Perhaps they can all see things we cannot.

Tetrachromatic vision? ...
Forum: Soaring July 29th 18, 06:08 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 10
Views: 160
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Grob 102 maintenance and parts manual

On Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 1:21:47 PM UTC-6, Tango Papa of IN wrote:
Recently I Purchased an Astir CS. I was surprise to see that someone installed the spoiler connection bolts the way that if...
Forum: Soaring July 25th 18, 04:47 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 6
Views: 109
Posted By Frank Whiteley
DG 100 group(s)

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 9:15:19 AM UTC-6, Senna Van den Bosch wrote:
Quick question, are there any DG 100/101 owner groups out there? Thank...
Forum: Soaring July 25th 18, 04:44 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 65
Views: 1,006
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Ventus 3F - Fatal

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 9:26:30 AM UTC-6, Tim Taylor wrote:
Was the log from his first flight available? My understanding is there was a similar issue with the first flight. It would be...
Forum: Soaring July 25th 18, 05:31 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 65
Views: 1,006
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Ventus 3F - Fatal

On Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 10:20:10 PM UTC-6, Frank Whiteley wrote:
On Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 2:56:46 PM UTC-6, wrote:
On Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 10:13:02 AM UTC-4,...
Forum: Soaring July 25th 18, 05:20 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 65
Views: 1,006
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Ventus 3F - Fatal

On Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 2:56:46 PM UTC-6, wrote:
On Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 10:13:02 AM UTC-4, Jonathan St. Cloud wrote:
On Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 1:23:25 AM...
Forum: Soaring July 18th 18, 08:07 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 17
Views: 173
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Home built trailer for old glass ship

On Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 12:42:53 PM UTC-6, Steve Leonard wrote:
John, you might end up needing to build something to accommodate a Phoebus. The wings are a bit wider than most at the root. ...
Forum: Soaring July 16th 18, 04:13 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 4
Views: 113
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Europe

On Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 4:27:12 AM UTC-6, wrote:
If you are a pilot with a US license living in Europe and would like to be able to fly here without converting your license or...
Forum: Soaring July 16th 18, 04:06 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 10
Views: 158
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Experimental Letter

On Monday, July 16, 2018 at 7:52:04 AM UTC-6, Tom (TK) wrote:
The form changed with 2130.2G revision.

Here is a copy for word:
...
Forum: Soaring July 13th 18, 03:29 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 65
Views: 1,006
Posted By Frank Whiteley
Ventus 3F - Fatal

On Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 1:45:06 PM UTC-6, Jock Proudfoot wrote:
https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/new-
mexico/articles/2018-07-11/albuquerque-man-dies-in-glider-crash-
...
Forum: Soaring July 4th 18, 06:06 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 4
Views: 121
Posted By Frank Whiteley
NZ Glider Hangar Question

On Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 3:17:45 AM UTC-6, wrote:
Some of you have seen or read about the unique and clever hangar design at Omarama in NZ. On a visit more than a few...
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