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Jan 31, 2013, 12:56 PM
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01-26-13


This Saturday was not sloper day. We had 0-5mph wind out of the North. As a sloping day, I give it "1". Now thermaling was another story. Only about 5 of us were on the winch, but everyone of us pulled a good 20 min flight at least once. Winching gets a score of "9" for the day, on the Paul Mittendorf scale.
Some highlights of the day include a Bald Eagle thermalling with us (very rare in South Florida), a new member joining us, Peter M (welcome Peter), and lots of full size air traffic coming through our flight area (calm air brought plenty of private plane owners out).

Mike
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Feb 04, 2013, 12:02 PM
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Great pictures. thanks for sharing them.

Conehead
Orrin Eldred
Feb 04, 2013, 09:56 PM
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Thank you Orrin. I amazed at the interest our little blog generates. Someone suggested it's because I have more pictures than text. Or maybe it's because we never have any snow!

Mike

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