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by Jock Proudfoot
Tue Jul 06, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2021 New Members...Welcome
Replies: 4
Views: 231

Re: 2021 New Members...Welcome

Dr. Voysey received his undergraduate medical training (1972-78) and post-graduate training in general adult psychiatry, neuropsychiatry and alcohol and drug addictions in Australia. After immigrating to Canada in 1982, he trained for 5 years at the University of Toronto (in general psychiatry for ...
by Jock Proudfoot
Tue Jul 06, 2021 8:00 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2021 New Members...Welcome
Replies: 4
Views: 231

Re: 2021 New Members...Welcome

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Newest member - Dr Mark Voysey
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by Jock Proudfoot
Sat Jun 26, 2021 6:03 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2-33 landing speed
Replies: 18
Views: 729

Re: 2-33 landing speed

Max cross wind component - 2-33
SURFACE WIND OPERATIONAL LIMITATIONS
Max Headwind 25 kts (28 mph)
Max 90o Crosswind 8 kts (10 mph)
Max Tailwind 5 kts (6 mph)
Wind Gusts 10 kts (12 mph)
LINK - See Page 2-3
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by Jock Proudfoot
Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: 2-33 landing speed
Replies: 18
Views: 729

Re: 2-33 landing speed

. FAA Glider Handbook, Chapter 7 The approach should be made using spoilers/dive brakes as necessary to dissipate excess altitude. Use the elevator to maintain the recommended approach airspeed established by the manufacturer. If no approach speed is recommended by the manufacturer, use 1.5 VSO ...S...
by Jock Proudfoot
Fri Jun 18, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Canopy Covers
Replies: 4
Views: 212

Re: Canopy Covers

Ordering a metallic style stretchy canopy cover springford.dave I am placing an order for the metallic style stretchy (form-fitting) canopy covers from Europe and the more covers I can place in one order, the cheaper will be the shipping cost for everyone involved. If you are thinking about replaci...
by Jock Proudfoot
Mon Jun 14, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Glider/Tug communication
Replies: 11
Views: 474

Re: Glider/Tug communication

Canadian Air Cadet 2-33 - panel radio

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SAC will pay part of the cost ( Safety related)
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by Jock Proudfoot
Sun Jun 13, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Passenger was too heavy
Replies: 0
Views: 173

Passenger was too heavy

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Ex-SAA pilot with 100% safety record died because his passenger was too heavy

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by Jock Proudfoot
Mon Jun 07, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Luxury Tax - Gliders - Petition
Replies: 6
Views: 404

Re: Luxury Tax - Gliders - Petition

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The tax is remitted by the seller at the time of sale
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The only exemptions are for commercial aircraft and aircraft with more than 39 seats
by Jock Proudfoot
Sun May 23, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: FIELD CAM
Replies: 13
Views: 712

FIELD CAM

Gatineau has a nice feature on their home page - LINK . One click on "FIELD CAM" and you see - FIELD CAMERA (UPDATED EVERY 15 MINUTES) It shows - The apron in front of the hangers. - The gas pump (White box on the left) - Above the gas pump, out by the tree line - The launch area (gliders ...