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by BilleFly
Tue, Nov 09 2021, 01:03:24 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: I really only love hang-gliding..
Replies: 7
Views: 2755

Re: I really only love hang-gliding..

I'm OK with paragliders , (bin doing it since 1989) ; but last
Saturday ,at CSS, me and my Atos had 2000-ft altitude, over
the highest PG , flying Martial, that day. Best part was :
I Didn't have one collapse, the entire flight ; the Atos,
doesn't do that !!!

Bille
by BilleFly
Sun, Jul 18 2021, 04:32:52 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Watching wing-tip vorticies..
Replies: 1
Views: 1656

Re: Watching wing-tip vorticies..

It's a raining , thundering, stormy day , here in Las Vegas ; enjoyed
watching that video !! :thumbs up:

Now -- back to work, on my Atos ...

Bille
by BilleFly
Mon, Jul 12 2021, 11:26:57 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Keel needed, for Atos-B
Replies: 4
Views: 1686

Re: Keel needed, for Atos-B

Thanks for your responses Guys ; I will Pm you !! :D

Bille
by BilleFly
Thu, Jun 24 2021, 09:17:09 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Keel needed, for Atos-B
Replies: 4
Views: 1686

Keel needed, for Atos-B

A pilot attempted a light wind launch at Regionals, (secondary lower launch for CSS, in San Bernardino) and didn't run hard enough, for the conditions ; he crashed the Atos-B glider,into some large bushes, and it was given to me. I removed the D-tubes, and they both look Great, (felt every sq/inch, ...
by BilleFly
Thu, Jun 24 2021, 08:37:29 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10206

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

I haven't bin here , for a while ; Dang, this Thread was a lousy
reality check , for where hang gliding is headed , or (outdoor Fun in general)
for that matter ! :(

Here in Vegas ; BLM has posted ,(No automobiles, or bicycles allowed)
on most every dirt road, within 40-miles of the city.

Bille
by BilleFly
Tue, Dec 29 2020, 10:45:46 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Changes Coming to the Oz Report
Replies: 35
Views: 6103

Why would you miss this place? … I'm not going to miss , "This place" ; i'm going to miss the way the content here , is presented . Count how many times , links to face-fart are used in posts, made on Oz, (a lot of people do that) ; but a percentage of peop...
by BilleFly
Sun, Dec 27 2020, 10:04:58 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Changes Coming to the Oz Report
Replies: 35
Views: 6103

... It's been a blast to have had this forum, plenty of posts I regret but like a good debate around the camp fire or bar with a dozen empties fueling incoherent conversations the "Golden Age" is done. Thanks and Merry Christmas let's hope 2021 brings us better timesâ€&...
by BilleFly
Thu, Dec 24 2020, 11:00:59 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Merry Christmas from Australia
Replies: 4
Views: 890

Remmoore wrote: ...

Col, I hope you and your flying buddies are getting airtime for us in the northern hemisphere!

RM
And Definitely , have a cold Beer for, "Me" ; when ya land, please !! :thumbs up:

Bille
by BilleFly
Thu, Dec 24 2020, 10:56:41 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: more landings
Replies: 9
Views: 1958

I can do a decent landing, on both the Rigid, and Rag-wings when i need to ; problem for me is i never know how tight the interface between my real and fake leg will be, until i actually stand on it. Sometimes after a few hours of flying the leg will bottom out in the prosthetic ; it's bone against ...
by BilleFly
Thu, Dec 17 2020, 06:02:55 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Changes Coming to the Oz Report
Replies: 35
Views: 6103

Davis wrote: …
You will be a loser when it comes to the next evolution of the Oz Report.
I have enjoyed Oz, for a bunch of years ! :)

When you move completely to Face-Funk; i'll be Bailing out . :(

Bille