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Oxygen Bottle for ASW 20 by Deming Gray
Hello, I want to install an oxygen bottle in my ASW20. I haven't found any documentation on what size bottle should be installed. I tried a search on this site and there are loads of posts regarding oxygen but I couldn't get them to open. Anyone know why? Anyone have any information on the...
February 15th 19 01:03 AM
by Tango Eight Go to last post
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Problem with Grob-103 by Elena Malanushenko
Interesting video with the testing of plane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vel-qoc0UY4
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February 14th 19 08:24 PM
by kirk.stant Go to last post
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OLC max altitude self censorship by [email protected]
I soar for fun, usually alone when normal people are working or doing some other socially responsible activity.* XCSoar or a (GPS-based) flywithCE position recorder is all I need for uploading .igc files to OLC. On a warm/hot day over the Rocky Mountains, it's common to see 17,900' MSL on my...
February 14th 19 04:55 PM
by Roy E Go to last post
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Condor XC team-flying groups by Bret Hess
Hi, some of us in our club (Utah Soaring Assn) have started a group to share XC skills by flying together weekly on Condor 2 (and later in the year to fly in real life). I know many do this already informally on several continuing nightly or weekly Condor races. In our group are beginners and...
February 14th 19 09:14 AM
by Chris Wedgwood[_2_] Go to last post
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ADS-B equiped glider in USA Contests. by Richard Pfiffner[_2_]
What will the rules committee will have to say now that we can see ADS-B equiped gliders and their data on PowerFlarm at 20 to 30 NM. Richard
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February 14th 19 04:56 AM
by Darryl Ramm Go to last post
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ASK 21 grounded after November 30 ? ? ? by Jock Proudfoot
Gliding International posted -ASK 21 is grounded after November 30 Who knows what ?
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February 13th 19 09:38 AM
by Eric Munk 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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February 13th 19 08:52 AM
by Linar Yusupov Go to last post
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Testing a TruTrak Pictorial Turn & Bank indicator on the ground? by son_of_flubber
Is there a procedure to test/verify a TruTrak Pictorial Turn & Bank on the ground/bench? (It's not installed in the panel yet.) I've no reason to suspect that this used unit is broken. I'm able to test the continuity and the stepper motor makes a little warble when it powers up. Setting the...
February 13th 19 02:45 AM
by Scott Williams Go to last post
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Moswey lll by David Alchin
Hi Guy's, I do not fly full size gliders but an avid R/C flyer/builder currently building the Moswey lll in 1/3 scale size and have a question that you may be able to answer. My question concerns scale fidelity in so far as pictures of the full size in my opinion clearly show the tail flying...
February 12th 19 03:16 AM
by David Alchin Go to last post
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RIP 271 by MNLou
I'm sorry to report that Jim Hard - 1-26 pilot extraordinaire - has taken his final glide. He died peacefully yesterday evening in the hospital surrounded by friends and family. He will be missed by many - both within and outside the Minnesota Soaring Club. Good finish 271! Lou
February 12th 19 12:31 AM
by Tony[_5_] Go to last post
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What is a "Site Survey?" by Burt Compton - Marfa Gliders, west Texas
In responses to my "Traveling Checkride Examiner" post and questions on the SSA Clubs & Chapters group I have received e-mails such as this one: Q. "Burt - Your recent message on Chapters-SSA got me thinking about site surveys. What exactly are they? How much time is required? What's the...
February 11th 19 11:18 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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GPS week rollover issue by Jonathan Foster
I just came across this interesting page: https://www.orolia.com/resources/blog/lisa-perdue/2018/gps-2019-week-rollover-what-you-need-know On April 6th of this year the GPS week will roll over and on some older instruments it could mess up the date. How many of our soaring instruments might have...
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February 10th 19 09:27 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Great Flights 2-9 by Bob Youngblood
I took a look at OLC last evening and noticed that the top two scores were from two guys flying the ridge in PA. They were each flying a 1-26, way to go,nice flights guys!
February 10th 19 01:40 PM
by Bob Youngblood Go to last post
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Long SOFTIE 240 'Chute For Sale - Like New by [email protected]
Four years old, worn for less than twenty flights, stored in the house, rigger says it is in excellent condition. Came with the glider, and doesn't really work for me. Aerobatic straps, Navy Blue, Carry/Storage bag. $1,800 OBO
February 9th 19 06:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Inreach Mini by Tango Eight
Has anyone found anything not to like about the Inreach Mini? T8
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
February 9th 19 03:25 AM
by joesimmers[_2_] Go to last post
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Noise Canceling headset by [email protected]
What is the best value noise canceling headset for a motor glider. Since the back seat persons head in only inches from the motor - I want to protect their hearing. WH
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February 8th 19 08:46 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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For sale by [email protected]
Cambridge 302. The gps engine has NOT been replaced, so it does not function as a logger. I also have a LXNAV Nano (the original one without the display). Both devices work great except for the 302 logging function. I'll part with 302 for $350 and the Nano for $300 or both for $600 ground shipping...
February 8th 19 08:05 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Wolf Lemke Obituary by BobW
A first-generation great has passed. I did not know Mr. Lemke, but from multiple sources whose opinions I respect, every one of them - unsolicited by me - volunteered he was not only a (quietly) superb, multi-talented, sailplane designer, but - far more important in the grand human scheme of...
February 8th 19 07:49 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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SPAM on r.a.s. by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot)
Looks like a few spammers found RAS overnight......
February 8th 19 03:08 PM
by Jim White[_3_] Go to last post
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15m Trailer Needed for Schempp-Hirth Ventus b 16.6 by George Underhill
Hello All, My 1981 Bikle trailer for my Schempp-Hirth Ventus b 16.6 was heavily damaged by a tornado late last year. Luckily the glider was in a hangar. I'm looking for a replacement trailer. I'd like to replace it with a good condition Cobra or Komet. Yes, I know they're hard to find, aren't...
February 8th 19 05:41 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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