Photos of Your Glider?

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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby arneh » Fri Aug 10, 2012 8:02 pm

TimKuijpers wrote:To be honoust, I've never flown your scenery in condor... :oops:
But I was there during the wgc in 2004 crewing for my dad. One of the coldest competitions I can remember..


Ah, yes. I wasn't there myself, but I've heard the horror storries about the weather which was terrible for almost the entire contest.
I'm sure you'll get some chances of flying the scenery if you're going to participate in some contests this year :) And if you do you'll notice that Starmoen is actually one of the less interesting places to fly from in Norway... It get's more interesting the further west you go. But the facilities are nice at Starmoen, and despite 2004 WGC the conditions can be really good there.
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby goshawk » Fri Aug 17, 2012 10:11 am

Berblinger wrote:Photos of my new glider:

folded to the smallest size

unfolded (13m wing-span):


Hehe.... not the only one who have wings on his back. :D
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And this is one of my reasons why I missed from condor races nowadays. :D
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby Dinant » Sun Apr 21, 2013 11:54 am

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That's my glider, well, syndicated, so I guess it should be 'our' glider.
An Astir CS, built in 1977. Not the fastest or the nicest but cheap as :mrgreen:
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby wickid » Thu May 09, 2013 10:52 pm

Posted it before, but now with her new registration. Had to do some restoration work but she's almost ready to go now.


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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby 6S.Duke » Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:30 am

here I am... :)

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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby Ikaros » Sun Nov 10, 2013 8:58 pm

Why not a MANDARIN (4 m wingspan)?
Flies like it looks - excellent!
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby pstrzel » Tue Nov 26, 2013 7:16 am

Yup, that's me in our club Grob ready for take-off! I cross-checked the date and time based on shadows. That's when I had it reserved and my car is in the parking lot. :D
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby Cookie » Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:16 pm

Me in my 20!! :D :D
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby 6S.Duke » Thu Nov 28, 2013 10:25 pm

:wink:

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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby 914Driver » Fri Jan 03, 2014 4:41 pm

Morning all,

I found no thread to introduce new members so I'll do it here. My name is Dan and new to Condor (thank you Santa!)

This is my Schuemannized Libelle. A fellow named Wil Schuemann fell in love with the Libelle but thought he could do better. He reconfigured the wings, made the transition from wing to fuselage a more generous radius, and on mine cut the nose off and grafted a Kestral canopy. It's a 40:1 ship now. In the off season I painted the trailer inside and out, cleaned up nicely.

Happy to answer any questions (if I can) because I'll be poking you folks with Condor questions.


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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby OXO » Sat Jan 04, 2014 10:10 am

Welcome to the forum Dan.
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Re: Photos of Your Glider?

Postby grafi24 » Sun May 21, 2017 9:21 pm

Well...
Nimbus 2cs is mine now... :) I will do hard wax on her wings now...

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