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2 ILEC SN-10Bs for sale by Waveguru
Asking $1000 for each. Boggs 602-284-9977
July 16th 15 02:20 PM
by Waveguru Go to last post
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Radio manual or squelch setting question - UNIMOR RADIOCOM RS 6112 by Dan Daly[_2_]
Our club bought a Junior with the above radio (2004 version). We'd like to decrease the automatic squelch level. We see two pots on the left side of the case about halfway back; anyone know which is squelch (and which way to decrease it)? Dan 2D
July 16th 15 01:22 AM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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LX 4000 installation by Whiskey Charlie
Hello, Recently acquired an LX 4000 flight computer and variometer. We only have an operating manual. Where can I find an installation manual or schematic? Thanks!
July 15th 15 03:01 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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water ballast by 6PK
Ok, I understand the theory behind the use or need of ballasting, specially into a headwind. A recent discussion debated the need or rather the "no need" for any ballast for a down wind run. Would like opinions; pros or con please? Best 6PK
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July 15th 15 01:43 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_5_] Go to last post
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Other US crashes this season by David Kinsell[_2_]
In addition to the 1-26 crash, its big brother went in near Cleveland in June, with no serious injuries: http://www.newsnet5.com/news/local-news/oh-geauga/glider-plane-crashes-on- middlefield-township-highway-no-injuries Seems like more than usual crashes this season? Ventus 2 C went in during...
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July 14th 15 04:21 PM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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Jet turbine reliability by Jim Pengelly
I'm considering ordering a JS1-C TJ with the jet turbine. A potential syndicate partner is concerned about the reliability of jet turbines from a 'will it start' point of view and a repair cost point of view. I imagine electric turbos are going to be more reliable because of the relative...
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Empty Towball? by [email protected]
Empty towball service? May need: - an Arizona to central Midwest (Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin) glider and modern clamshell enclosed trailer hauled, July or early August 2015. - a Northeast Coast to central Midwest (Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin) glider and modern clamshell enclosed trailer hauled,...
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GP 14 by [email protected]
There are 4 pilots who will be flying a GP 14 at the 13.5m Worlds. I can not find much info on them, just estimated performance specs, computer generated drawings and a few photos of work in progress. No response (yet) from EY. Time is getting short - has the GP 14 even flown yet? P9
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Sealed Cobra wheel bearings by [email protected]
What has been the typical service life in miles for the sealed wheel bearings in the newer Cobra trailers? (assuming no brake overheating)
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Avionics for Sale -Cambridge and Zaon by Wally[_2_]
Cambridge Flight Computer (L-Nav) and GPS Navigator / Flight Data Recorder (GPS-NAV), LED Display, and Cambridge Vario. *Lightly used. L-NAV- v4.3 * (v5.8 available)* * * * * *Data Cable* GPS-NAV Model 20 *(Time and Date are correct) * v5.1 (v6.0 available)* * * * * *Built-in flat plate...
July 13th 15 12:43 AM
by Wally[_2_] Go to last post
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Parowan Safari by Matt Herron Jr.
Does anyone know if there are any safaris planned to Parowan this year? How many gliders are needed to make it worthwhile to arrange a tug? I haven't been in years, and am itching to get back. Best time of year? Thanks, Matt
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July 11th 15 11:51 PM
by Craig Reinholt Go to last post
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Gliding Opportunity? by Charlie Papa[_2_]
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pilots' "automation addiction" has eroded their flying skills to the point that they sometimes don't know how to recover from stalls and other mid-flight problems, say pilots and safety officials. The weakened skills have contributed to hundreds of deaths in airline crashes in...
July 11th 15 07:42 PM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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SSA's planned response to ANPRM Transponders, etc by [email protected]
All, Hopefully, by the time you read this you will have already read the SSA E-news bulletin sent out today regarding SSA's intent to respond to the FAA ANPRM regarding transponders. If you do not get E-news, you can find a link to the E-news bulletin on the front page of the SSA website. In...
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Avionics for Sale -Cambridge and Zaon by Wally[_2_]
Cambridge Flight Computer (L-Nav) and GPS Navigator / Flight Data Recorder (GPS-NAV), LED Display, and Cambridge Vario. *Lightly used. L-NAV- v4.3 * (v5.8 available)* * * * * *Data Cable* GPS-NAV Model 20 *(Time and Date are correct) * v5.1 (v6.0 available)* * * * * *Built-in flat plate...
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Gel coat removal - is this okay?!? by Kevin Christner
Never seen gel coat removed via pneumatic razor blade. Looking at the surface it would appear this has taken off the veil cloth with the gel coat. Any experts care to comment as to the validity of this method / post operating room safety / airworthiness? 2C
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July 10th 15 03:44 PM
by Charles Waldo Go to last post
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126 bruised a bit at Minden by Sean Fidler
Just saw this: http://www.mynews4.com/news/local/story/See-photo-Rough-weather-forces-gliders-from/80axY87Z0Ui7XDcbYdCGoA.cspx Glad everyone is OK. There has been some incredible flying going on in this event by these pilots. It's been fun to watch how far they are flying considering it was...
July 10th 15 01:53 PM
by Papa3[_2_] Go to last post
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POI files by [email protected]
I am searching for a global POI file with all Gliding fields around the world. I am sure it's a lot of information out there. Please advice
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FJ-1 by Steve Leonard[_2_]
To not detract too much from the fun of free distance Kowbell thread, the FJ-1 is the Fred Jiran Model 1. Built from the wreckage of H-301 serial 33 and some unknown to me H-201. H-301 Serial 33, original holder of N366W was crashed in 1971. ...
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July 9th 15 07:21 PM
by Peter von Tresckow Go to last post
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Carousel hangar by J. Nieuwenhuize
Interesting thinking, never seen something like it before. Might make a lot of sense for soaring centers and clubs: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pz6o0LYcroc
July 9th 15 03:42 AM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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2015 Nephi OLC/XC Final Report by [email protected]
We made it! What an incredible 8 days of flying we all had. The weather cooperated and gave us many chances to go for personal bests and explore the beautiful areas Nephi has to offer. Here are a few quick flight stats: 300 flights uploaded to OLC, many more were flown but not uploaded to OLC 3...
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July 8th 15 10:56 PM
by Ron Gleason Go to last post
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