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DG-300/303 owners... by Marc Ramsey
You should take a look at this: http://www.dg-flugzeugbau.de/holm-dg300-e.html Marc
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April 22nd 07 05:07 AM
by Marc Ramsey Go to last post
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Lark IS-28B2 Glider for Sale by [email protected]
Lark IS-28B2 1981, S/N 310, 449 hours TT, with open trailer. Standard Airworthiness Certificate, Radio with PTT and boom mic, Nose & CG Tost releases, Dual 12V batteries. Last annual Mar. 07 $18,000 email for pictures Ron 813-929-9100
July 5th 07 10:50 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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JS3 chatter by [email protected]
Thanks to J.Nieuwenhuize for posting this link Jonker's aerodynamicist Johan Bosman pictures of the JS3. http://www.imgrum.net/user/johanjbosman/697025039 As suggested, the Akaflieg München Mü31 article is also a good read. http://www.akaflieg.vo.tum.de/index.php/en/mue-31-en Go around-come...
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January 12th 17 12:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Jantar Standard 3 by Miguel Lavalle
What is the performance of the Jantar Standard 3? How suitable is it as = a first glider ofr a new pilot? Regards Miguel
November 19th 03 12:01 AM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Beginner questions about buying a sailplane... by vic20owner
No, I am not planning to buy anything for at least a year ... but I have often wondered what other "hidden" expenses or obstacles there are associated with buying a used glider. I regularly see older planes in the $10K USD range (which is well within my price range). BUT, for future reference,...
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May 6th 09 03:16 PM
by TonyV[_2_] Go to last post
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Parachute 20 year limit by [email protected]
I have a security chute that is older than twenty years of experience. Are you guys finding that the repackers are refusing to recertify past twenty years? Seems the manufacturers have put out service bulletins recomending twenty year service limits. I am interested in getting this chute...
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December 13th 08 02:26 PM
by JJ Sinclair Go to last post
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Fuses in general by Tuno
Okay, neither my flight manual nor maintenance manual say what kind of fuses I should be using between the batteries and instruments. The printing on one looks to be T500L250V, which I understand to mean 0.5 amps, slow-blow, 250 Volts. (It's 5x20mm.) I know that to protect my wiring I need...
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December 11th 08 06:45 PM
by Andy[_1_] Go to last post
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BLANIK L-13 AD Status by Tim Hanke
Current Status of the Blanik L-13 SPAR AD Grounding? Does anyone know what the current status of the Blanik L-13 Eddy Current testing procedure is? Has the University of Prague developed this procedure for LETs review? It is my understanding the clubs of the Czech Republic have been flying the...
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March 28th 11 07:34 AM
by Tim Taylor Go to last post
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New LK8000 glide computer video by PCool
Hi all, for those interested in the status of the project, here is a video of current development point, new features etc. http://www.bware.it/xcsoar/LK8000-1.12b.wmv The public version will be available for free at Xmas time. At that point it will also an opensource project, of...
October 12th 09 06:19 PM
by Uncle Fuzzy Go to last post
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Seeking info on N101LV (California based Pegasus) by [email protected]
This may be a bit of an unusual request but this club-owned glider is for sale and I am considering buying it. I have a copy the logs books and am aware of its official history but I'm looking for a subjective opinion from anyone who might have first hand experience with the glider. Its 3000 miles...
January 31st 16 01:25 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Fatal crash Arizona by Waveguru
Premature termination of the tow at 100ft. Did not complete the turn back to the runway. http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2014/05/wickenburg-maricopa-county-arizona.html?m=1 Boggs
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September 14th 16 09:18 AM
by Don Johnstone[_4_] Go to last post
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Another stall spin by Jp Stewart
From TA's Dansville contest write-up: "Unfortunately, we were also saddened to hear of yet another apparent stall-spin fatality; Jim Rizzo, Finger Lakes club president and FAA Designated Examiner for the area was killed when his glider crashed into a farmers field not far from the Dansville...
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September 14th 12 07:25 PM
by Bob Whelan[_3_] Go to last post
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"Do It Yourself" airborne proximity warning device by Linar Yusupov
Dear rec.aviation.soaring subscribers! I would like to present you PDF slides of one DIY R&D project. The slides are about open platform airborne proximity warning device. It operates at ISM band radio but also capable to receive ADS-B reports at aviation frequency. It is mainly targeted for our...
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September 2nd 19 02:41 AM
by Jonathan Foster Go to last post
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FAI, soaring and Olympic Games by iPilot
It's been under discussion for several times, but I want to bring it up again. There have been several pro's and con's towards soaring in Olympics, but nobody argues that it'd rise the popularity of the sport. So it is important for soaring community. Therefore my question is following: Wich way...
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November 9th 16 01:37 AM
by Ben Coleman Go to last post
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To Pawnee or not to Pawnee...that is the question... by Travis Beach
Our club has a Piper Pawnee 235hp in excellent condition. We just spent $35000 five years ago to completely overhaul her...new fabric, new engine, anything that needed to be replaced was... Heres the rub...we are in the middle of a new two place acquisition with the club making a decision about...
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March 24th 14 06:21 AM
by bumper[_4_] Go to last post
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Cadillac commercial accident? by Gary Boggs
Does anybody have any info on a possible accident in Cle Elum Washington? Boggs
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October 23rd 11 02:56 PM
by danlj Go to last post
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Genesis 2 For Sale by Steve Davis
Mfg. 2000, s/n 2023, Acrylic Paint, Carbon elevator with stiffened tail allows 150kts Vne, Cleveland Wheel & Brake, Huge cockpit for big and tall pilots, Graphlite carbon fiber spar is extremely strong and durable, dual battery holder, Winter ASI, COBRA Trailer, NDH. Discus 2 performance at a...
February 10th 07 02:43 AM
by Steve Davis Go to last post
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Dittel ATR720B Manual by Cats
Hi I'm looking for a scan of a manual for a Dittel 720B radio. I can find manuals online for the A & C versions which are considerably different, and the few previous enquiries seem to have hit dead ends - but someone, somewhere must have one! I'm in the UK.
November 30th 10 05:26 PM
by Kari Go to last post
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Becker AR-3201 radio owners: check your batteries by sssarah
Hi group, Just a note to remind owners of older Becker AR3201 radios to check your internal nicad button cell batteries. These tend to leak after a few years, and if left too long will destroy your PC board ending the useful life of a pretty good radio! I found this green-crystal crud beginning...
May 24th 06 07:40 AM
by Michael Huber Go to last post
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21m tipped Lak 17b! by Paul T[_4_]
So Lak are producing a 21m tipped LAK 17B - so a glider you cn fly in 15, 18, and Open Class - will it be competetive in any?
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August 1st 16 10:06 PM
by Andrzej Kobus Go to last post
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