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Source for L'Hotellier Safety Clips by George Haeh
Any recommendations or vendors who stock them in North America?
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January 29th 19 01:20 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ADS-B or just Mode S for class E airspace? by [email protected]
Hi all, Sorry to start yet another ADS-B discussion, but I'm wondering about the value of it to a glider that doesn't fly in airspace that requires it. I have a Mode S transponder, so I believe I will continue to be 'visible' to both ATC and TCAS systems. (I am flying through some areas that are...
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January 28th 19 06:34 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Trailer Covers-will that eliminate condensation inside ? by [email protected]
I saw a Trailer cover offered. Seems to cover quite nicely a standard Cobra trailer. Color is white. I wonder if this a solution to reduce or eliminate formation of condensation inside the trailer walls, especially metal ones. I would assume that since the top and side walls are somewhat insulated...
January 27th 19 07:15 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_6_] Go to last post
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Seeking Borgelt B40 vario by [email protected]
I am looking for a good condition 57mm Borgelt B40 vario. John Galloway, UK. jpg797 gmail dot com
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January 26th 19 09:12 PM
by Daniel Sazhin[_2_] Go to last post
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LS 8A Aileron Removal by svelusive
According to the LS 8 Manual to remove the ailerons you loosen the 10mm nut on the fixed bearing #3. I can't see any way to get a wrench, socket into the nut. Is there a special tool required?
January 26th 19 05:49 PM
by svelusive Go to last post
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Computer set-up for Condor 2 by John Foster
Any recommendations for where to get/what computer to get that would run Condor 2 well. Also thinking of trying Oculus Rift with it at some point. Don't want to spend a whole lot of money on this though. Thanks.
January 26th 19 08:00 AM
by Chris Wedgwood[_2_] Go to last post
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flarm mouse or powerflarm by mart
Hi all, I am thinking about upgrading my flarm. Both the PowerMouse as the PowerFlarm have a bigger reach and they show the climb rates of other pilots. I wonder which one is the better unit. I don't like the regions that come which the PowerFlarm as I fly both in Europe and Australia but I...
January 26th 19 01:05 AM
by Dave Springford Go to last post
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Ox Cylinder ASW27 by Gary Wayland
Can someone tell me what is the largest Oxygen cylinder that will fit in an ASW27? Thanks for the help...
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January 25th 19 11:27 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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shipping a glider by Dennis[_3_]
Happy Holidays. I would appreciate any information and advice about shipping a glider to and from Omarama and the West Coast. Thanks.--Dennis
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January 25th 19 04:55 AM
by Frank Whiteley Go to last post
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SSA Competition Rules Committee Meeting Minutes Now Available by Andy Blackburn[_3_]
Minutes from the SSA Competition Rules Committee Meeting are now posted on the SSA website: https://www.ssa.org/files/member/2018%20RC%20Meeting%20Minutes%20-%20Final%2012-07-18.pdf There are many detailed items in the minutes. For clarity of communication, the introduction to the most...
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January 25th 19 03:55 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tow Immunity Syndrome by Bob Youngblood
Our tow pilot seems to be suffering from a new disease that we have diagnosed as TOW IMMUNITY SYNDROME. I guess this happens when you get a bit older and don't see things as you once did. Let me describe the symptoms and please let me know of a remedy. First, he has lost a bit of spunk, shows up...
January 24th 19 04:57 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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pure gliders with ads b? by Scott Williams
Has anyone actually installed a trig tt22, tn70, ta70 with a peregrine speed switch in a standard type certificated glider in the U.S.A and done the 337 and performance flight? Don't ask me why, I'm a gadget enthusiast and have the above equipment, and don't fly anywhere near flarm equipped...
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January 24th 19 02:54 AM
by Matt Herron Jr. Go to last post
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Want to go fly but "on call" by [email protected]
Want to go fly, but on call, any solutions? Cell phone is obviously out, don't want to talk on the out while flying and they don't work much above pattern altitude anyway. Willing to land in order to call back, just need a notification. Old fashioned pager? Any other means? Thanks 😁
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January 23rd 19 08:02 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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lightweight Libelle 201b by bertvaneyken
For the e-libelle modification it has to be as light as possible. I've reviewed 7 w&b bulletins so far and evaluated their damage history. If one throws out those lead batteries we'll get to 206kg but not below 200kg... The average is about 215kg, no real correlation with repairs. Anyone...
January 23rd 19 03:26 PM
by bertvaneyken Go to last post
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Looking for LS 4 On Sale by Nahuel Rebollo Neira
Hi folks, any LS-4 on sale ?
January 23rd 19 01:35 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Great Basin Soaring by Jim[_18_]
Has anybody been following the proposed Fallon airspace expansion? They want to launch long range weapons through some of the airspace that a lot of us have been using for long flights. My fighter pilot friends say that they fire the new guided weapons a long way from the target, less likely...
January 22nd 19 10:04 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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NEW - Falbaum "Pseudo-Stud" Glider Trailer Wheel Tool by bumper[_4_]
As with others, such as Udo Rumpf (remember Udo?*) and Hartley, I've invented a few things for gliders. If it's soaring related, you know going in it's the very definition of narrow market segment. If your invention is wildly successful, return will still be more allowance than income. For this...
January 21st 19 05:02 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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FES climb rate at 15kW power? by Richard DalCanto
I was looking at the FES manual, and I was curious what climb rates (in ft/min) people are getting in 18M gliders at the recommend sustained climbing power of 15-18kW? Are you getting over 3,500ft of total climbing? I have a JS3 on order with FES sustainer option (because I don't plan on...
January 21st 19 03:09 PM
by Richard DalCanto Go to last post
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HPH Glasflugel 304eS FES battery fire by James Thomson[_2_]
The AAIB report has been published: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/media/5b74225ce5274a0b344cabd 5/HPH_Glasflugel_304_eS_G-GSGS_09-18.pdf
January 21st 19 12:21 AM
by Richard DalCanto 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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January 20th 19 11:28 PM
by Hal Woodruff Go to last post
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