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Pawnee auxiliary oil cooler STC -- need info. by RV 6 Driver
I am working on a Pawnee (PA25-235) that has an old STC (SA300SO) installed on it allowing for a 2nd oil cooler. The STC was added in 1965. The owner of the STC was Memphis Aero Corp and is apparently out of business. I am needing the installation instructions for this. Does anyone within the...
Today 07:29 PM
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Ventus rigging advice, please? by John McLaughlin
I've recently started flying a Ventus2. I can't rig the thing without a lot of struggle. The trouble is, there's a cover above the spars and you can't see anything once the first wing is in. I struggle to get the second wing to fit, never knowing whether it's a bit too high or a bit too low....
Today 06:53 PM
by Mike the Strike Go to last post
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Dick Padgett passed away by FZ[_2_]
Our dear friend Dick Padgett passed away last night, June 22. Dick was a war hero as a B-17 pilot in WWII, and in civilian life loved to fly, teach and tow. He represented many of the great things we love about aviation - professionalism, joy, sharing, teaching and making everyone feel that they...
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Today 06:04 PM
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Hobbs 18M/Open Class Nats. Day 6 Tuesday, 6/25 by [email protected]
The dry line is now sitting on or near us so there is a good chance for showers in the task area later today. Good cu, but again, another chance of widespread areas preventing lift. The grid time is earlier and hopeful launch time 11:30 to get pilots back before potential weather. Primary is a...
Today 05:51 PM
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Tow hook for 182 by Ramy[_2_]
Our club is looking for a tow hook for 182, in particular Schweizer (partnumber 0500228-2) which is the STC'd approved hook for the Cessna 182. Any pointers are welcome. Thanks Ramy
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Today 12:09 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Ventus rigging advice, please? by John McLaughlin
I've recently started flying a Ventus2. I can't rig the thing without a lot of struggle. The trouble is, there's a cover above the spars and you can't see anything once the first wing is in. I struggle to get the second wing to fit, never knowing whether it's a bit too high or a bit too low....
Today 09:53 AM
by John McLaughlin Go to last post
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Message From Katie by Bob Youngblood
Yesterday morning I received a message from one of our club members which I found to be inspirational and moving. Katie, simply texted me saying that she was headed south on 95 instead of north toward the gliderport and instead of flying she was taking her first round of chemo. She asked me to...
Today 06:52 AM
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Hobbs 2019 18M/Open Class Nats. Day 5 6/24/2019 by [email protected]
A little slower start, mix of blue and cu. 14000 ft. tops. Less wind than yesterday and slight chance of showers to the east. Expected 1st launch 12:15 Primary 3:45 TAT Muleshoe with 20 mi. radius Andrews with 20 mi. radius Denton Gas with 10 mi. radius 306 miles min: 212 mi. Max: 403 posted...
Today 04:32 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Need help testing new SN10 firmware by Dave Nadler
Ideally with an SN10 connected to PowerFLARM with IGC license. Contact me offline if you're able to test in next couple weeks, Thanks, Best Regards, Dave
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Yesterday 05:15 PM
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Standard Cirrus for sale by Rick Hackett
Schempp-Hirth Standard Cirrus s/n 356G for sale. Gel coat in excellent condition. No major damage history, just a few scrapes and bruises that you might expect in a 45 year old ship. This is a great ship for the money. Fun to fly and climbs like a dream. All ADs complied with. Hydraulic brake...
Yesterday 02:38 PM
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Newbie Help by Joel Flamenbaum[_2_]
Made my first flight in my very old LS3a - first flight in over 13 years - just like riding a bicycle. Problem-- cannot connect my new lxnav Nano4 to my Win PC - When I try to download flight the Nano tries to connect to my PC but then my WiFi disconnects cannot seem to load both at same time - so...
Yesterday 01:58 PM
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Day 3 Region 8 Ephrata Wa by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Well whoever forecasts the weather around here has got to be fired. This morning NOAA was forecasting Down pouring rain and windy. HA, what a joke. This morning it cleared off and was blue and the wind about stopped. Dale Bush called a MAT with the first turn Waterville. Getting off tow I took one...
Yesterday 05:00 AM
by Mike C Go to last post
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Hobbs 2019 18M/Open Nats. Contest Day 4 6/23 by [email protected]
Hobbs, 2019 18M/Open Class Nats: Day 4 6/23 Pretty good conditions per wx. man QV. Mostly blue, best chance of cu to the south, 5 knot lift 14000 bases and a slower start predicted for today. 290 mile Assigned task is primary. posted by Leigh Mabee Ranch Littlefield Tatum Home
Yesterday 04:19 AM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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Condor 2 v 2.0.5 with VR Support by Paul Remde
Hi Condor 2 Soaring Flight Simulator Fans Today the Condor 2 team announced the release of Condor update 2.0.5 with native support for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive (using Revive). This update is free for all Condor 2 users. Also released today is our first glider with sustainer motor - the ASG 29 Es...
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Yesterday 03:33 AM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Strong Paracushion 303 Emergency Chute F/S by Michael Opitz
eBay listing is: 303200018869 Pictures, price and description there. 1997 case. Canopy and pilot chute replaced with brand new in 2010. I got it from a club member who has aged out of flying. It presents as practically new. Last re- pack was in April 2019, so it is current and airworthy. ...
Yesterday 03:26 AM
by Michael Opitz Go to last post
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Trailer plans by Geoff Minors
Looks like the trailer for my Open Cirrus is falling apart from its trip across Canada!! I am thinking I should build a new trailer myself which I have no problem with. Are there any plans out there I can purchase or scrounge? Thinking of a clam type shell trailer. Thank for help. Geoffrey
Yesterday 03:13 AM
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Eglider.org Knauff and Grove not filling orders??? by Mike N.
I placed an order on eglider.org which is Knauff and Grove soaring supplies several weeks ago and submitted payment. I have heard nothing about this order other than the initial order confirmation email. I have sent several emails asking for status on my order and have received no replies at...
Yesterday 01:33 AM
by Mike N. Go to last post
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Any details on Nephi incident? by Chris
Is everybody alright?
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Yesterday 01:16 AM
by Joel Flamenbaum[_2_] Go to last post
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18M/Opens Nats contest day 2 by [email protected]
We should have cu in most areas with bases eventually near 15000 ft. Winds from the west 15-20 knots. Much less chance for OD today. Primary assigned task for 263 miles. Launches underway-began at noon local
June 23rd 19 01:50 PM
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Day 5 Region 8 Ephrata Wa by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
Day canceled due to a thick layer of high cirrus. They launched off 4 of us and we droned around for awhile. Just before 2 PM Dale Bush called it off then a few minutes later the cirrus cleared, it came on and we had a booming day. Did two valley laps and had a great time. Several others launched...
June 23rd 19 05:21 AM
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