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by Dave
Mon Jan 11, 2010 4:18 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51273

Re: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

Hi Ollie

You have to join us - it wouldn't be the same without you !

No names were mentioned, but I think we'll have a "Mower of the Year" award :lol:

Cheers
by Dave
Fri Jan 08, 2010 2:04 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Fly-In 2010 24-27 April
Replies: 52
Views: 51273

Fly-In 2010 24-27 April

Hear ye, Hear ye, Hear ye It is time..... The Great Annual Gathering of the Clan where all Whisperers will meet in Paradise (X that - Gariep Dam is the venue) We will Aviate We will Navigate And We will eat, drink & talk k flying k Grass cutting demos will NOT be performed, even though experts will...
by Dave
Mon Nov 02, 2009 12:43 pm
Forum: Market Place
Topic: Express wings for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 6633

Re: Express wings for sale

Hey Peter

Dave M came to his senses; when are you upgrading ?
Remember, size counts ! :lol:

Cheers
Dave
by Dave
Fri Oct 09, 2009 5:01 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Out & about Whispering
Replies: 3
Views: 9037

Re: Out & about Whispering

Hi Peter I see you noticed there weren't any clouds either ! ...and there's a very good reason for this It's really quite easy to work out.....the thermalling was on a different flight Different day as well Verstaan ! :lol: BTW, last Saturday 03/09, I had another magic flight with 4 pure sailplanes ...
by Dave
Tue Sep 01, 2009 11:57 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Aviation and Safety Magazine - Sept 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 3166

Re: Aviation and Safety Magazine - Sept 2009

Well done Russell :D
by Dave
Tue Sep 01, 2009 11:55 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Inspiration
Replies: 1
Views: 2057

Inspiration

Hi All

To all those builders out there "patiently" waiting to get airborne
It's worth the wait - enjoy !
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Cheers
Dave
by Dave
Wed Aug 12, 2009 8:35 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Out & about Whispering
Replies: 3
Views: 9037

Out & about Whispering

Hi All Carl & myself just returned from some phenomenal flying in the Southern Berg. The Howick GC was hosted by the Drakensberg GC (Drax) near Underberg. On the way over we hooked a thermal abeam Giants Castle and climbed to 11200ft. Lesotho is blanketed in snow & the views were stunning - sadly, n...
by Dave
Mon Jul 27, 2009 1:22 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 26999

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hi Albert

We'll be there; ZU-EMT

Ollie - good to hear there's some progress
Hope you can make it this time

Cheers
Dave
by Dave
Mon May 18, 2009 4:25 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 26999

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

We’ve actually done some rallying ourselves… A single stage event, about 10 seconds duration, terminated abruptly in long grass. I think the Zimmower beat us somewhat, in that the ramp jump Actually achieved some altitude and distance. Our grass cutting skills were also not quite as refined – or spe...
by Dave
Fri May 15, 2009 7:55 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In
Replies: 59
Views: 26999

Re: Whisper Gathering & Fly-In

Hey Peter Thanks for the info...it is in the process of being implemented The good thing about a story is that you can choose what to include. We have 2 filters, a gascolator and 2 pumps in our system AND we filter (nearly) everything that goes in & still got stung! Initially, I was going leave the ...