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by UnTuckable
Sun, Jun 20 2021, 08:35:02 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Hang Gliding banned?
Replies: 6
Views: 2779

Re: Hang Gliding banned?

https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/nfsnc/r ... ecid=49390

"Hang Glider trail leads to a scenic view of Hang Glider Rock. No hang gliding is allowed."
by UnTuckable
Wed, Jan 13 2021, 08:37:49 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Camera On, Pilot Not
Replies: 7
Views: 1941

Look before you leap
by UnTuckable
Fri, Nov 06 2020, 07:57:35 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Future is Uncertain
Replies: 12
Views: 5709

A lot of blue states shining for Biden. GA, PA, NV,

Meanwhile the Covid virus has mutated in Denmark and another vaccine could be needed to fight it.
https://apnews.com/article/internationa ... 3743fc3edb
by UnTuckable
Sun, Nov 01 2020, 03:30:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Future is Uncertain
Replies: 12
Views: 5709

Pandemic through 2021?

Pandemic through 2021?

Or more for the USA, short term immunity and the anti-vaxers could keep it going for more than that.
by UnTuckable
Sat, Sep 19 2020, 08:33:48 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Fat Wings
Replies: 10
Views: 1415

Any banking would cause the passengers on one side to experience less than 1G. Unless the aircraft climbs at the same time to offset it. They could do the turns slowly with little banking, but sudden rolls in turbulence are going to be fun for those in the outer seats.
by UnTuckable
Sun, Sep 13 2020, 11:13:02 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Fat Wings
Replies: 10
Views: 1415

One of the problems with flying wings for human cargo, is the further away from the fore to aft center line (roll axis) that the passenger seating is, the more unpleasant it is for the passenger during banking turns, rolls and/or turbulence. Ok for slow slow turns and smooth air, or carry plenty of ...
by UnTuckable
Mon, Sep 07 2020, 09:58:38 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Your Mental Health
Replies: 24
Views: 6496

The red states are taking the lead in new covid-19 cases:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics ... ed-states/
by UnTuckable
Sat, Apr 04 2020, 10:24:34 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Should we be hanggliding during this crisis
Replies: 25
Views: 2804

The harder/stricter that a lock down is, the shorter it will need to last and has the least amount of economic outcome/impact.
by UnTuckable
Wed, Apr 01 2020, 10:24:37 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Keep your distance
Replies: 30
Views: 3607

Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:44 am BTW: As of this writing, Covid-19 has accounted for 1588 deaths in the US. Meanwhile, so far this season common influenza has killed 22,000 Americans (per CDC web site). And 4 days later it's over 4000 deaths, on course for 8000 in 3 more days, 16k in 6, 32k in 9 days. Keepi...
by UnTuckable
Sat, Mar 28 2020, 08:54:46 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Keep your distance
Replies: 30
Views: 3607

The Covid-19 numbers are doubling every 3 days, so in just a few weeks, the deaths will out number the common influenza deaths.