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by Fast Eddy
Fri Apr 27, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vice President in town Saturday / Flyin day
Replies: 0
Views: 553

Vice President in town Saturday / Flyin day

What about air space???
Just saw the news. He is flying into Burbank airport... ????

Day of spring air.
by Fast Eddy
Tue Feb 10, 2015 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do You Need a Carbon Base Tube Repaired
Replies: 1
Views: 910

Do You Need a Carbon Base Tube Repaired

Hey Gang, If You need a Carbon Base Tube Repaired I would like to hear from you and your Broken Base Tube. I have a Guy who can fix them and I now have 3 base tubes to take to him. I can have up to 6ish MAX!~! Price Varies based on Labor and supplies needed. So each one would have its own individual...
by Fast Eddy
Tue Dec 16, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Moyes Super Xtra Lite 149
Replies: 0
Views: 1644

Moyes Super Xtra Lite 149

All white Sail Cloth Blue Stripe. 60" Dt and one xtra DT comes with this Glider as well. It has a CSX / S airfoil and a more current Dingle Dangle hang point. The glider has a Replaced Keel which was discovered to have a CRACKED between the Holes ) A Known issues in these gliders. In the sail off in...
by Fast Eddy
Tue Dec 16, 2014 3:38 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Moyes LiteSport
Replies: 0
Views: 1607

Moyes LiteSport

[b] Older Moyes LiteSport. [/b] All white sail is cloth. Orange stripe. Small tear in Lower surface next to flying wire. (Tenacious Taped) Extra DT with glider. (Aerofoil) New Flying wires with 4 flights. Full sail off and new Bolts etc frame inspection was just done. Bag has a Bad Tooth in Zipper o...
by Fast Eddy
Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:28 pm
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Blown launch #2, Van Noppen
Replies: 5
Views: 3039

Re: Blown launch #2, Van Noppen

[quote="vannoppen"]After not waiting to hear my beautiful nose wire woman tell me she was clear of my wires after I said clear I ran her over like a freight train. My Question is WHY have a Nose Person on ANY glider at ALL??? I spent TWO years on the east coast as a Flight instrctor. WHERE cliff lau...
by Fast Eddy
Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fred Waugh
Replies: 14
Views: 6122

in memory of our Loving Friend

Fred Waugh own production of many different sights.

You will be missed my dear friend.

God Bless and fly away free without any more pain within you this day.

:(

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YpZr6NFJ ... plpp_video
by Fast Eddy
Sun Aug 05, 2012 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rome's new friend
Replies: 5
Views: 1693

nice tapo and great info!-!

Cbip, I would lo e to see a sbeet of vps cord's in spot and the regular cordinates with each places name... Just a regular laminated piece of paper with tbe name of each one Nd the two types of cords. for each spot you have on the map... The map you had at the spring air festival was great. Hoping t...
by Fast Eddy
Thu Aug 02, 2012 3:42 pm
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Status of Pilot Injured June 30th - Please pass this around!
Replies: 7
Views: 4384

Question about a Incident report

Yes one was prepiared.... It is with the right people and untill the family and the proper people feel it should be released to the club etc. It will be in there hands. I finished it two weeks after the day he crashed. It is filed with the Ushpa and Fred B as well... Nancy and Mike have yet to read ...
by Fast Eddy
Mon Jul 09, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIDE UP
Replies: 6
Views: 1696

Very TRUE

Here in the Ojai area, We drive BETTER roads, Mostly Paved or Main-Tained roads. Our average fees are 20 per person and the drivers makes more money. Depending on what crew they are chasing... Whether X-C or the fly to the L Z. However, I usually pay 20.00 each time I get in the truck. Telling the d...
by Fast Eddy
Mon Jul 09, 2012 8:44 am
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Status of Pilot Injured June 30th - Please pass this around!
Replies: 7
Views: 4384

About my Thoughts.

Hey Gang, I asked Jonathan to post here for me. So be any means do not think he is over stepping his bounds in any way. It is very hard for me to be subjective, and Non partial, to everything that is going on right now. I am very Focised on putting together a incident report that is proper. Talking ...
by Fast Eddy
Mon Jun 18, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Flight Discussion
Topic: Garlock to Trona X/C - Fully narrated flight video
Replies: 11
Views: 4337

O P

That is a GREAT THERORY, However if you get into DEATH VALLEY big sink hole... Where not even the sail plane pilots go even if there are cloud streets over it. Always keep in mind it is usually a wind funnel. From the south. Also, if you left the airport or come up short. Landing in the park is a Fe...
by Fast Eddy
Wed Jun 13, 2012 3:13 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Litespeed 4.5s For Sale
Replies: 7
Views: 5560

Hey Chad,

Wait till you see the cost of the new gliders this year...

The 4.0 RX is 14.5 ish all options like what you have...

:o WOWCH :o Are they KIDDING us??? A New sail has gone up as well
by Fast Eddy
Thu May 31, 2012 12:28 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Litespeed 4.5s For Sale
Replies: 7
Views: 5560

Well Chad I know its getting OLD and I want your Out Board Leading edges, Tip wands, and Out Board Sprogs!!! since there all carbon... And I will trade you mine with CASH that are all aluminum... and do the work as well...
by Fast Eddy
Thu May 10, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: OP's XC bad landings (stuck zipper, wind gradient)
Replies: 16
Views: 14591

GANG

The SImple fact is. We are arguing small things here!!!!!! I have read the last 3 or 4 posts and more than a couple show us common things. As Experienced "PILOTS" we should be showing these people simple things to Improve their situations "when: this will happen again someday down the road. What is ...
by Fast Eddy
Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Toaster was not the first
Replies: 4
Views: 1400

HNope Toaster wasnt even second...

Buddy the Lab was flying at Torrey Pine with BILL for a long time... And I know of one other dog and pilot combo but can not remember there names. It was a smaller lab as well... But toaster was fun to Launch and be a part of his launch team the day I passed on Flying. Congrats A B and Toaster. Now ...
by Fast Eddy
Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:49 am
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Sat Where evrything could of gone wrong.....
Replies: 3
Views: 1746

Sat Where evrything could of gone wrong.....

1 it was a great day to be flying and due to several MISTAKES on my BEHALF, it could of been a disasterious day!~! 1 glider set up improperly 2 harness not put on right. Hang chekc went right and all seemed right when I reached down to touch my leg loops buckles. They were there. 3 switchy at launch...
by Fast Eddy
Sun Apr 08, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Sat Where evrything could of gone wrong.....
Replies: 0
Views: 1063

Sat Where evrything could of gone wrong.....

1 it was a great day to be flying and due to several MISTAKES on my BEHALF, it could of been a disasterious day!~! 1 glider set up improperly 2 harness not put on right. Hang chekc went right and all seemed right when I reached down to touch my leg loops buckles. They were there. 3 switchy at launch...
by Fast Eddy
Thu Jun 30, 2011 8:04 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Tenax Harness for Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1485

Tenax Harness for Sale

I have a Tenax 2nd edition harness for sale. It has been flown one and a Half seasons. It main body is black. Then Grey and Blue, it has the single suspension system and parachute attaches to the back plate. It is in Great condition. I had the ZIPPER purposely replaced with a Velcro zipper!! This ha...