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Open Towball to/from SSA Convention by Tony[_5_]
Open towball available going to and from the SSA Convention in Greenville, SC. Very convenient place to pick up or drop off that glider that you've bought/sold from the other side of the country. Save yourself the drive. Plenty of trailer towing experience, references available. Save your vacation...
January 19th 16 04:28 PM
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accident reports updated by Hellman
I got the following message from Jim Herd today and, since he doesn't post to RAS and this was important information, he said it would be OK for me to post in his stead. I'll add some comments that I sent him as the first reply on this thread: On Apr 5, 2009, at 10:48 PM, Jim Herd wrote: Pilots...
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January 19th 16 03:57 AM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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For Sale: ASH-26E by [email protected]
Why not jump on the bandwagon... :-) http://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=1231 2001 ASH-26E, 1500 hours, excellent shape, low engine time (I prefer to take a tow and (rarely) use the engine to save me from a long retrieve) Looking to downsize budget and glider, so will replace it...
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Winter 5-Way Tubing Quick Connector Reviews by Don Grillo[_2_]
I'm putting all new instruments in my LAK and am thinking about using Winters 5-way tubing quick connector. Wondering what the thoughts are on this connector. If you have this device, are you experiencing any leaks or other problems associated with it? Pro's Cons? Thanks for your advice. Don F2
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Dick's Waves by David Crimmins
In his flight test reports Richard H. Johnson usually included an assessment of the glider's wing condition. He often sites 0.004" as being a acceptable degree of waviness. I'm assuming this is wave height, but over what length? The reason for asking, is I'm current having my wings refinished and...
January 18th 16 03:31 PM
by ND Go to last post
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TSA LS-4a For Sale by Bob Gibbons[_2_]
Texas Soaring Association has put its LS-4a up for sale. Details on Wings & Wheels. http://wingsandwheels.com/class/classified.php?id=1284
January 18th 16 04:37 AM
by Bob Gibbons[_2_] Go to last post
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Confor Seat Foam for Sale by Casey[_2_]
Stack of (13) 1" Confor Foam seat pads that have not been used in various densities. All 13 for $130 plus shipping. A photo is he https://www.dropbox.com/s/klsxc89mufu1l92/foam.jpg?dl=0 Also have a new Continental Cylinder Head and have no idea of value.
January 18th 16 04:20 AM
by Casey[_2_] Go to last post
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Evercoat Rage Ultra Extra 20-30 minute working time by [email protected]
On Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at 9:47:58 PM UTC-5, wrote: If you have been frustrated by body fillers that give you 3 minutes (or less) working time, evercoat has some new stuff out that has a working time between 20 and 30 minutes. It's called Rage Ultra Extra. It's new...
January 18th 16 02:44 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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IS-28B2 Twin Lark - Service Life Extension Program by Pat McCartan
Our club owns an I.C.A.-BRASOV IS-28B2 Twin Lark which is grounded because it has exceeded its 35 year factory maintenance program service life. About a year ago the current type certificate holder, S.C. Constructii Aeronautice S.A., announced it intended to submit a Service Life Extension Program...
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January 17th 16 07:52 PM
by Hans Knupp,,,,,knupph@yahoo,com Go to last post
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Region 1 Sailplane Flying Video by [email protected]
First soaring video with J5 on the sound track I've ever heard!
January 17th 16 05:24 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Derek Piggott, legendary aviator by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
Born To Fly. A film about an aviator's memory loss and the onset of dementia. Not a happy topic but the subject of the interview is Derek Piggott, the legendary British glider instructor (a mentor of mine through his many books) and movie pilot (including "Those Magnificient Men and Their...
January 16th 16 03:24 AM
by Mark628CA Go to last post
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Which sustainer system would you chose for your sailplane? by [email protected]
Dear gliderpilots! Manufacturers are not completely sure which is the way to go. So here you can vote for your favorite sustainer system: http://www.front-electric-sustainer.com/voting.php Thank you, Luka
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Want to build a hanger,Help! by Stephen Damon
My Club would like to build some Hangers. Trailer hanger and Assembled glider hangers. Any plans or ideas would be very helpful, including open ended and Doors that slide.
January 15th 16 06:12 PM
by SF Go to last post
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Base Station by 5U
Looking for a ground station and radio. Thanks, 5U
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Region 1 Sailplane Flying Video by Jonathan St. Cloud
Actually turn down the volume and I think you will like it more. On Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 9:29:30 AM UTC-8, wrote: I hope you like it.. Turn up the volume. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dH4wwCcGk40
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Want to build a hanger,Help! by Loye Hilton[_2_]
At 19:11 14 January 2016, Mark628CA wrote: On Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 9:32:55 PM UTC-7, Stephen Damon wrote: My Club would like to build some Hangers. Trailer hanger and Assembled glider hangers. Any plans or ideas would be very helpful, including open ended and Doors that...
January 14th 16 09:11 PM
by Loye Hilton[_2_] Go to last post
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Evercoat Rage Ultra Extra 20-30 minute working time by [email protected]
Thanks for sharing the Rage Ultra info, unfortunately I just bought a gallon of the old 5 minute Rage. I tried a new body putty and like it a bunch...... Kombi Spot Putty is much thicker than Nitro-Stain (the red stuff) which is too thin and also shrinks. Kombi, fills all pin-holes with one...
January 14th 16 01:31 AM
by Papa3[_2_] Go to last post
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Trying to reach Riccardo Brigliadori by Paul Remde
Hi, I have been proud to sell the book "Completing in Gliders" by Leonardo and Riccardo Brigliadori for many years. It is a wonderful and very popular book. Unfortunately Leonardo died a year or 2 ago. He will be missed. After his death I was able to purchase the books from Riccardo, but the...
January 13th 16 09:34 PM
by Paul Remde Go to last post
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Contest jokes by JS
There must be dozens... Opening gambit: Q. What's the difference between stealing a toy from a baby and stealing a toy from contest pilots? A. Sooner or later, the baby will stop crying. Jim
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January 13th 16 03:13 PM
by smfidler Go to last post
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Mifflin photorealistic scenery for Condor - what needs to be in it? by [email protected]
This scenery is now available on the Harris Hill Soaring web server: http://www.harrishillsoaring.org/HHSC/Condor.html Thanks to everyone for their inputs.
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