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by Scott MacLeod
Fri, Nov 06 2020, 09:39:34 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Helmets - what are the current options?
Replies: 9
Views: 1218

That looks very interesting. Most of those helmet shells look viable for beach soaring but what about at 3,000 or 4,000 meters? I’d like a solid helmet shell without the biking vents.
by Scott MacLeod
Sun, May 17 2020, 04:50:56 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: The Almost Perfect Hang Gliding Shoes
Replies: 23
Views: 1689

I’m a west coast pilot and got tired of collecting foxtails in mesh shoes. I now wear these:

https://www.asolo.com/en/products/hikin ... endre.html

All leather and I can lace up to fit my wide, cranky feet…
by Scott MacLeod
Sat, May 09 2020, 10:18:40 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: "Other nations look at us with derision or pity."
Replies: 25
Views: 6827

Maybe put this in “Off Topicâ€&#157? Not much hang gliding content.
by Scott MacLeod
Sat, Oct 12 2019, 11:01:48 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: More Glauco Pinto
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Flying that far solo is next level...
by Scott MacLeod
Sat, Sep 28 2019, 03:01:02 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: That's Hang Gliding For You
Replies: 9
Views: 681

A very fun read
by Scott MacLeod
Tue, Sep 10 2019, 11:16:32 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: How USHPA CAN work for you
Replies: 38
Views: 3305

Flymaster Live SD has its own SIM card and uploads flights automatically as it shuts down using cell data. FlySkyHy app can do the same with the push of a button.
by Scott MacLeod
Mon, Sep 02 2019, 10:54:03 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: 2019 Hurricane Open
Replies: 3
Views: 313

Looks like Aaron pushed hard, but a bit too hard.
by Scott MacLeod
Wed, Aug 28 2019, 12:14:45 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: PG Traders & PG Traitors
Replies: 7
Views: 1123

I started PG first then HG. Does that make me an HG Traitor? Super stoked!

Unfortunately I’ll never know because only one person who has posted on the thread isn’t blocked. Or maybe that’s fortunate...
by Scott MacLeod
Thu, Jun 27 2019, 09:15:49 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Early Heat Wave Coming to Europe
Replies: 34
Views: 2406

I have yet to hear a valid explanation from a denier for the correlation between changing atmospheric carbon isotope concentrations and CO2 emissions from fossil fuels. The phrase self-evident comes to mind. And Ben, please provide one more personal attack so you can be banned. Then maybe some of th...
by Scott MacLeod
Mon, Mar 04 2019, 07:55:17 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Business Intrests 1st
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Ben is on my ignore list so I didn’t read his responses... My view is what hurts the Oz Report is not locked threads, it’s bloviating on crap unrelated to actual hang gliding flights that keeps me and likely many others from engaging here...