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BGA Concession AUW by [email protected]
I was looking for some numbers for the Pegasus and came across a BGA document that listed max gross weights for many gliders. The chart had two different max gross weights, one from the manual and one titled "BGA Concession - non-aero-batic" which was, IIRC, 3% higher. I've never heard of this term...
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May 4th 15 10:19 PM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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57mm ASI (KPH) and Altimeter (meters) for sale by [email protected]
I have two instruments from a glider imported from Germany recently, both are 57mm. Altimeter is a Winter. ASI is a Winter, pulled from a DG 300p; 0-300 KPH. Email for pictures; located in northeastern US. Thanks
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Skylines Scoring Error? by Kevin Christner[_2_]
Hi all, Epic day in NW PA today. Simply the best soaring conditions I have seen in my 14 years in the area. Honest 8kts on the averager at times. 17% circling percentage. I've never seen anything like this before. Unfortunately took off late due to first time getting the glider out for the...
May 4th 15 04:00 AM
by Kevin Christner[_2_] Go to last post
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Volkslogger data logger for sale $250 by mreyes
Very well cared for, stored in padded box. Works and everything there. More recent square plug connector. Text or call (515) 979-8963
May 4th 15 02:08 AM
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Turbulator tape for a PIK 20 by Blake Seese 9V
Hello, Does anyone have any information on applying turbulator tape to the wings of a PIK 20 B? Can any improvement in performance or handling be gained for this airfoil? Thanks! 3Y Formerly 9V
May 2nd 15 05:51 PM
by Doug Mueller Go to last post
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Looking for a Libelle Horizontal Stabilizer by J Wahl
Hello All I'm looking for the early "tapered" horizontal stabilizer for a Libelle 301 or for a early 201. It could be slightly damaged... let me know. I have a later broad horizontal I would consider as trade.. TY John
May 2nd 15 05:01 AM
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Ridge Flights April 24 by Whiskey Charlie
There are some big ridge flights underway in the Appalachians right now. You can follow some of the pilots on the SSA Sailplane Tracker. Daniel Sazhin and the Duckhawk seem to be over 500 km into his 1000 km triangle as of 1:30 PM.
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May 1st 15 10:08 PM
by Kevin Christner[_2_] Go to last post
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Covers what to buy? by [email protected]
I am looking at purchasing covers for an 18 meter glider. Last glider I had Jaxida (spelling covers). I would use these covers when say flying out of Minded or in Utah for a week soaring vacation and did not want to disassemble every night. Which covers to buy? Any useful comments...
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May 1st 15 02:12 AM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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twin astir for sale by [email protected]
3000 hours 18000eu
April 30th 15 10:20 PM
by son_of_flubber Go to last post
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Needed: Inexpensive AHRS module to work with Oudie, XCsoar, LK8000, etc... by kirk.stant
All the recent threads on the danger of inadvertent VMC into IMC flight without proper instrumentation has highlighted what I think is a needed bit of kit for the modern glider (i.e. one that has some sort of PDA/PNA/nav display in it's cockpit: An inexpensive stand-alone AHRS module that would...
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April 30th 15 02:05 AM
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For Sale Colibri flight logger by Cookie
Freedom's Wings is selling: Colibri flight recorder....the first model, but the last version of that... GPS antenna included and wiring harness too.. It's the improved one with better push buttons, and USB connection...and removable SD card...... This thing is good for all badges up to...
April 30th 15 01:46 AM
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In wave, in blue hole at cloud level, hole closes, in IMC, then what? by son_of_flubber
So I'm flying in a blue hole in wave lift of 5 m/s, trimmed to 50 knots, in clear air with a cloud layer upwind and downwind, cloud top above and cloud base below. Suddenly I find myself in IMC. What are my options? My glider is capable of benign spiral. I open the spoilers, (already trimmed to...
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April 29th 15 03:51 AM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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Grob 103 Twin Acro For Sale by [email protected]
Grob 103 Twin Acro 1984, N54554 Nice two seat trainer and glider. Beautiful finish on both wings, Installed oxygen with regulator for both seats, Flight Line FL-760 radio, Front seat equipment; Winter pneumatic vario, LX-16 audio vario, & Cambridge electronic vario. Rear Seat: LX-16 and Cambridge...
April 28th 15 11:53 PM
by Bill T Go to last post
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Gliding near Moscow by Bruce Hoult
I've this week moved from NZ to Moscow for possibly a couple of years (Visa and Work Permit say 3 years, but who knows?). I'm planning trips (possibly even just weekends) to Germany/Czech/Poland/Hungary in which I might get my gliding fix. I rented an apartment yesterday, and today I look out my...
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April 28th 15 10:45 PM
by Tony Clark[_2_] Go to last post
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FS: Butterfly PowerFlarm 57mm panel display $130 shipped by Tango Eight
Perfect condition, Firmware 3.4 finally works as originally advertized in 2012 so I can at last sell with clean conscience, currently loaded with US Flarmnet database (also works great). Fish finding capability verified at Region 5 North last week. $130 shipped in USA. Reply to author or look me...
April 28th 15 10:11 PM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Parachute For Sale by Robert Fidler[_2_]
National 360 parachute, sheep skin, bag and manual, $300 plus shipping and inspection, 188 lb, bought new in 1998, never deployed, inspected annually, last inspected 03/2013. Retired from soaring 04/2014. Pics available. ckotila at wowway dot com
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Flarm Update - change to config file required? by Papa3[_2_]
Updated to V6 last week. Didn't see anything in the release notes or on the Flarm website about any requirements to create a new config file. Anyone else know differently? P3
April 28th 15 11:01 AM
by Hartley Falbaum[_2_] Go to last post
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skylines down? by Brad[_2_]
get a bad gateway message when trying to log on. GK
April 28th 15 05:01 AM
by Brad[_2_] Go to last post
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iGlide by Mike Rinaldi
For those of you using iGlide, which version did you download? Any suggestions on which to download? Thanks in advance! Mike
April 28th 15 12:48 AM
by Mike Rinaldi Go to last post
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USA Juniors - rebates for every contest you fly this year. by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
This year, we have removed the one contest limit on Junior contest fee rebates. Fly as many as you can and claim the rebate. Other requirements are the same as prior years. John Godfrey (QT) RC Chair
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