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Old Jul 26, 2012, 10:53 AM
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Tailwind Gliders New Tips Page


I added a page to my website called "Soaring and Building Tips".

These are some of my favorite videos, forum postings and general information from the folks who make and are continuing to make my soaring hobby great!

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Old Jul 26, 2012, 11:30 AM
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thats great, curtis;

I especially like the decalage tip
Old Jul 26, 2012, 05:14 PM
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Got that one bookmarked in a n.y. minute
Old Jul 28, 2012, 10:22 AM
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Curtis. Are you sure the balanced fabric link is where you intended it to take the reader?

I dont see a post from Phil Barnes. Here is one of Phil`s I had bookmarked https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...&postcount=736

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Old Jul 29, 2012, 08:19 AM
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Mr DLGjunkyard, My link takes me to the same place as yours except yours only shows the single post and mine takes me to the entire thread, but they both start at the same post.

What are you seeing that I'm not? I'm using Firefox as my browser? Hmm.

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Old Jul 29, 2012, 12:00 PM
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Mr DLGjunkyard, My link takes me to the same place as yours except yours only shows the single post and mine takes me to the entire thread, but they both start at the same post.

What are you seeing that I'm not? I'm using Firefox as my browser? Hmm.

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Your link takes me to the start of page 32 where they speak about RDS pockets.See here:https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...50#post5354781

The post I linked to is page 25 I believe.

Just trying to help ,please dont take any offence, Perhaps its my browser setting but I also use firefox

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Old Jul 29, 2012, 01:28 PM
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Nice.

I just found this link today on RCG for what I thought was lost. Old NSP articles.

http://web.archive.org/web/201011270...3e5da2db5ad488

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Old Feb 06, 2013, 10:01 AM
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I found a long lost tutorial that was written by Jim D. Burch an FAA designated sailplane examiner.

I added it to the the Tips page and it's called: Performance Airspeeds for the Soaring Challenged

This is a fabulous article that will give the reader more insight as to why it's best to fly at a faster or slower speed when thermal searching.

Enjoy
Curtis
Old Feb 06, 2013, 10:41 AM
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I found a long lost tutorial that was written by Jim D. Burch an FAA designated sailplane examiner.

I added it to the the Tips page and it's called: Performance Airspeeds for the Soaring Challenged

This is a fabulous article that will give the reader more insight as to why it's best to fly at a faster or slower speed when thermal searching.

Enjoy
Curtis
The link to this tremendous site is

http://www.5c1.net/Glider%20Performance%20Airspeeds.htm
Old Feb 09, 2013, 03:17 AM
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Great collection Curtis - thanks!!


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