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    Free monthly magazine

    Expand on that ... the RAAus decided to cancel printed mags and provide it free online through a commercial provider and by lower res .pdf through their own website ... and they did not reduce the...
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    Free monthly magazine

    Take a look at the Australian equivalent of the BMAA ... we went digital a year ago and started charging for printed ... guess what ... sales of printed have fallen WAY short of the actual cost of...
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    The unofficial word association game...

    Triplane
    http://www.acrolite.ca/images/Ac1T/1216.JPG
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    Microlights designed to 560 or 600kg

    Be aware that in OZ we can self declare as a builder a MTOW without reference to ANY engineering or design reference up to a max of 600kg for landplanes so long as we also self declare that it stalls...
  5. Thread: Questions!

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    Questions!

    1. An aviation Medical from your AME is valid for 5 years from examination or your 45th birthday whichever comes first. Any medical after 45 up to the next age block is for 2 year duration then it...
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    Hot Air Balloon Flies Underground !

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    CASA proposal on jabiru engined aircraft

    FYI the Australian regulator (CASA) has today commenced a regulatory process that may lead to restrictions on all Jabiru engined aircraft in the country.

    Here is the CASA summary of the proposal:...
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    The unofficial word association game...

    email
  9. Using treatments on sailcloth - Wills Wing and Dimension Polyant testing

    Strangely I mentioned down at the airfield in the UK when I moved there that UV protectant AP303 was in use in OZ but I was not going to use it on my UK flex wings as it was not per the TADS because...
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    The unofficial word association game...

    Currawong
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    The unofficial word association game...

    antipodean

    ...

    but i play the euphonium ;-)
  12. Thread: SSDR Sirocco

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    SSDR Sirocco

    Yes and no

    They have put the CARBON update version on hold and that was a necessary for the 115kg SSDR - the old glass version could still be in their development under the 300kg SSDR if they want...
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    Completed the full set of Quik failures.

    Easy to understand prag clutch ops:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fsp3fm4KHs0
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    Completed the full set of Quik failures.

    You mean like the one Gwyn sold me? :lol: slow and steady she may be but its a raven
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    My New Raven - Some thoughts please

    All the bits are currently heading into the shipping container for the move to OZ ... I have cut down the sail and much of the tube work but the move back to oz won on time.

    But talk to Chris D...
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    microlight insurance recommendations

    +1 for CSP - briliant service even when it goes wrong
  17. BMAA News item: Insurance benefits for BMAA members

    Tried along those lines last year when on council - not a pleasant experience - and not possible in the UK market.

    Bluntly there is far too much profit to be stripped out of the 'market' with a...
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    5 Yearly microlight weighing

    Very unclear:
    BMAA TIL64:
    6.3. Aircraft weighing
    The CAA requires microlight aircraft be reweighed at least every 5 years. Modifications, repairs and certain maintenance
    activities may also...
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    Oh my, keep a good lookout lesson #102

    http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-03-10/skydiver-and-small-plane-collide-midair-in-florida/5309650
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    International stuff!

    Damien,

    I'll PM you with details of what tech docs you will need to move it onto one of the two Australian registers.

    Basically you have two organisation to fly under the umbrella of - RAA...
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    The unofficial word association game...

    bland
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    I feel another SSDR coming on!!!

    Ah but its 40kg for the core engine - add exhausts, turbo and fuel management sonthing to reduce the revs to usable and a coolant system and the mass and volume start being unhappily non-SSDR ... but...
  23. Thread: Transport of Fuel

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    Transport of Fuel

    Similar outcome to my eclipsr with the 912 - 42L under the keel and 60 in the tank on the back seat .... except I leave the 60L to syphon/gravity feed into the keel tank (with tap to stop start and...
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    The unofficial word association game...

    EclipsR
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    WW1 prototype Eastchurch Kitten.

    IF the consultation change comes in for the 'new' dereg of all 300KG machines then you should look at the definition of microlight from the consultation papers on that change:

    a. MTOW less than or...
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