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Forum: Soaring Yesterday, 07:16 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 51
Views: 436
Posted By krasw
Kawa rough landing?

As long as accidents are classified as "bad luck, **** happens" category, we will have more of them. Things you read here are just text book psychological models of people finding them self "out of...
Forum: Soaring September 11th 19, 11:52 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 27
Views: 204
Posted By krasw
Discus 2 rudder stiff help please

On Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 10:07:23 PM UTC+3, wrote:
As delivered, the ship came with Schempp-Hirth standard brass bushing and brass washer which allows the self-locking...
Forum: Soaring September 10th 19, 03:41 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 51
Views: 436
Posted By krasw
Kawa rough landing?

On Tuesday, 10 September 2019 14:45:04 UTC+3, Peter F wrote:
At 08:05 10 September 2019, krasw wrote:
There has been FES selflauncher accident because powerplant failure and
one
really...
Forum: Soaring September 10th 19, 09:05 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 51
Views: 436
Posted By krasw
Kawa rough landing?

On Monday, 9 September 2019 04:52:44 UTC+3, Richard DalCanto wrote:
On Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 11:20:53 AM UTC-6, krasw wrote:
...
Forum: Soaring September 8th 19, 06:20 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 51
Views: 436
Posted By krasw
Kawa rough landing?

http://www.sebastiankawa.pl/13060/o-krok-od-katastrofy/?fbclid=IwAR3som9gKCbqCHd0NQyKeMxe_o28wxNScwdrIl64BvuclbGJ8ugxxXHZS58

Google translate:
"During the last training flight they locked Sebastian...
Forum: Soaring September 3rd 19, 06:35 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 51
Views: 436
Posted By krasw
Kawa rough landing?

Change of weather is in my opinion no excuse to not reach landable terrain. But that's obviously just me.
Forum: Soaring September 2nd 19, 10:03 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 51
Views: 436
Posted By krasw
Kawa rough landing?

On Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 9:43:04 AM UTC+3, Mike the Strike wrote:
On Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 11:10:50 PM UTC+1, Andrzej Kobus wrote:
On Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 3:31:32 PM...
Forum: Soaring August 31st 19, 12:50 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 26
Views: 132
Posted By krasw
Landing with broken rudder cable

On Friday, 30 August 2019 18:17:49 UTC+3, BG wrote:

Other hands off things to practice is going into a cloud, letting go of the controls and see what your glider does. most will oscillate on...
Forum: Soaring August 29th 19, 10:16 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 13
Views: 79
Posted By krasw
WhatsApp Use in Contests and Task Sharing

On Wednesday, 28 August 2019 19:45:13 UTC+3, wrote:
On Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 12:21:09 PM UTC-4, JS wrote:
On Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 7:32:27 AM UTC-7,...
Forum: Soaring August 28th 19, 01:56 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 13
Views: 79
Posted By krasw
WhatsApp Use in Contests and Task Sharing

WhatsApp groups used in all our comps, pics of gridlists, tasks etc. distributed smoothly to everyone (plus SoaringSpot, where you can download the task straight to devices). Printed papers available...
Forum: Soaring August 27th 19, 12:14 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 28
Views: 223
Posted By krasw
Mistral-C vs DG-100

On Monday, August 26, 2019 at 11:50:24 PM UTC+3, Mike N. wrote:

After getting my skills up to a safe level on the nose hook, I started training on the C.G. hook on the Astir and did not have...
Forum: Soaring August 26th 19, 06:15 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 27
Views: 204
Posted By krasw
Discus 2 rudder stiff help please

On Monday, 26 August 2019 16:47:27 UTC+3, Bravo 8 wrote:
On Monday, August 26, 2019 at 7:55:09 AM UTC-4, India November wrote:
The rudder on my D2b has become very stiff on its hinges during...
Forum: Soaring August 21st 19, 06:43 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 7
Views: 77
Posted By krasw
DG-200 inspection procedure for 3000 hour increase of servicetime. Anyone have on of these?

On Wednesday, 21 August 2019 03:10:54 UTC+3, wrote:
On Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 5:26:02 PM UTC-4, Charlie Quebec wrote:
DG won’t do anything if you have no contract....
Forum: Soaring August 18th 19, 09:30 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 40
Views: 356
Posted By krasw
Flaps/No flaps...practical difference??

On Saturday, 17 August 2019 01:07:44 UTC+3, BobW wrote:

Point being, anyone seriously claiming 'there's no practical difference in
landing capability' between flapped and unflapped gliders...
Forum: Soaring August 16th 19, 05:24 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 40
Views: 356
Posted By krasw
Flaps/No flaps...practical difference??

Having flown a lot both ASW20 and D2, I would not try to land one glider in a place I would not land the other as well.
Forum: Soaring August 15th 19, 09:30 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 25
Views: 120
Posted By krasw
Tire pressure monitor

On Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 7:39:56 PM UTC+3, Bob Kuykendall wrote:

My advice: Fill the tire with an air chuck that has a gauge at the beginning of the season, while the glider is standing...
Forum: Soaring August 9th 19, 09:48 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 15
Views: 179
Posted By krasw
Instrument tubing

Anything put over pvc or silicone tube just creates leaks.
Forum: Soaring August 6th 19, 10:49 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 38
Views: 402
Posted By krasw
fes ot jet (pros and cons)

On Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 4:22:16 AM UTC+3, wrote:
Steve brings up a good point on the replacement cost of batteries, but one thing that needs to be considered is the rapid...
Forum: Soaring August 4th 19, 01:53 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 21
Views: 272
Posted By krasw
Flarmview versus Flarmview 57

torstai 1. elokuuta 2019 3.07.38 UTC+3 kirjoitti:
On Friday, July 19, 2019 at 11:47:58 AM UTC-4, Richard Pfiffner wrote:
Michael


There are variety of Flarm...
Forum: Soaring July 15th 19, 04:07 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 16
Views: 242
Posted By krasw
Fuse for radio

On Sunday, 14 July 2019 21:40:14 UTC+3, John DeRosa OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net wrote:
On Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 11:24:31 AM UTC-5, soaringjac wrote:
Anyone know what fuse rating...
Forum: Soaring July 15th 19, 04:06 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 22
Views: 202
Posted By krasw
Flarm / Oudie issues

It's known Oudie bug, no other possibilities than wait for a fix.
Forum: Soaring July 11th 19, 11:52 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 31
Views: 283
Posted By krasw
DG-101 - increase performance/sealing/winglets(?)

On Thursday, 11 July 2019 11:44:55 UTC+3, Senna Van den Bosch wrote:
I've been flying my DG-101 for a year now and really love it. However, there are some gaps which haven't been sealed and I'd...
Forum: Soaring June 28th 19, 05:58 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 56
Views: 772
Posted By krasw
Ventus rigging advice, please?

On Friday, 28 June 2019 00:17:03 UTC+3, Tim Taylor wrote:
Nothing wrong with SH, it just takes skill rather than brute force to rig one.

Yes it takes skill or bag of tricks which is not needed...
Forum: Soaring June 27th 19, 09:56 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 56
Views: 772
Posted By krasw
Ventus rigging advice, please?

Nope, it's Schempp.
Forum: Soaring June 27th 19, 05:54 PM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring
Replies: 56
Views: 772
Posted By krasw
Ventus rigging advice, please?

On Tuesday, 25 June 2019 13:15:05 UTC+3, Jonathan Walker wrote:

Rigging the Ventus is just like a Discus and around the easiest of the
modern.

Hope this helps.

And yet no one is asking...
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