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by BudRob
Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Found Toyota key on road to Launch
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Found Toyota key on road to Launch

This key was found by a pilot on the road to launch a few days ago. If it's yours, contact Rob Burgis
by BudRob
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Covid 19
Replies: 1
Views: 181

Covid 19

SHGA recommends and requests that everyone in the LZ wear a face mask when in groups or within six feet of anyone else. PLEASE!! Don’t infect friends or other pilots with the Coronavirus. Wear a mask to protect others from YOUR germs. Masks are not to protect the wearer from others. Be considerate. ...
by BudRob
Tue Apr 21, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Moyes Litespeed RX3.5 Price reduced
Replies: 2
Views: 870

Re: Moyes Litespeed RX3.5 Price reduced

Sold!
by BudRob
Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Moyes Litespeed RX3.5 Price reduced
Replies: 2
Views: 870

Re: Moyes Litespeed RX3.5 Price reduced

See reduced from $3,200 to $2,900
by BudRob
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Moyes Litespeed RX3.5 Price reduced
Replies: 2
Views: 870

Moyes Litespeed RX3.5 Price reduced

2013 RX 3.5 Pro - second sail. This sail is a little over 3 years old and has 280 hours. The glider has: carbon outboard leading edges, carbon sprogs, carbon leading edge inserts, full zoom control frame with carbon base bar. This base bar also includes my own custom hardwood skids that keep the bar...
by BudRob
Fri Dec 27, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Year End 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1022

Re: Year End 2019

For the record, this was a TEAM effort. I had plenty of help from a lot of others! I just wanted to hi-light what our board of directors ( and non board members) have accomplished this year. We work to make this a better place for all.
by BudRob
Thu Dec 12, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Year End 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1022

Year End 2019

So I had this speech I was going to make during the Christmas party, but the microphone was missing a cable and people seemed to be having too good a time with partying; so I decided just to put it in writing instead. A lot has been accomplished this year. We did have several unfortunate accidents t...
by BudRob
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Holiday party time?
Replies: 5
Views: 761

Re: Holiday party time?

The party ends when we stop having fun!

The tent is up and there are heaters inside.
by BudRob
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Holiday party time?
Replies: 5
Views: 761

Re: Holiday party time?

We should have everything ready by 5 pm
by BudRob
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Emergency Procedures
Replies: 4
Views: 1011

Re: Emergency Procedures

By popular demand, the mountain rescue procedure has been placed into the launch site first aid kit, located on the north side of the wooden bench. This procedure outlines what to say to a 911 operator to get a Los Angeles County rescue helicopter in the air without delay. The GPS coordinates for la...
by BudRob
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Katherine Yardley - Sad News
Replies: 16
Views: 2698

Katherine Yardley - Sad News

Yesterday, Katherine was found floating unconscious during a snorkeling outing with a friend, while vacationing in Hawaii. CPR efforts were unsuccessful. No additional details are known at this time but an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.
by BudRob
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Dahlsten Cup Postponed until Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 907

Dahlsten Cup Postponed until Sunday

The weather is just not doing what we hoped today so we are pushing the contest off until tomorrow
by BudRob
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Safety and Incidents in flight
Topic: Emergency Procedures
Replies: 4
Views: 1011

Re: Emergency Procedures

These suggested changes will be made on our website and the 2 posted areas within the LZ.

It's nice to get a reality check from someone with Mark's experience. Thanks Forger!

Rob Burgis
President SHGA
by BudRob
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Folding knife with belt clip
Replies: 0
Views: 1102

Folding knife with belt clip

Found in LZ last Sunday near the area where the barbeque was done. Please see Rob Burgis if it is yours
by BudRob
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Litespeed - SOLD
Replies: 0
Views: 1156

Litespeed - SOLD

Litespeed 4S, carbon outboard leading edges, carbon sprogs, full zoom frame with carbon base tube. ALL wires recently replaced. Glider is owned by Dave Froschauer and has 150 hours. This sail is in REALLY GOOD condition. Anyone who knows Dave knows the care he takes with anything he owns. Dave is st...
by BudRob
Fri May 31, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New LZ Drinking Fountain
Replies: 3
Views: 925

New LZ Drinking Fountain

As promised, there is now a filtered water (carbon) drinking fountain attached to the south end of the outdoor utility sink. Below is a description from Wikipedia as to what carbon removes and does not remove: Active charcoal carbon filters are most effective at removing chlorine, particles such as ...
by BudRob
Fri May 31, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New LZ Telescope
Replies: 1
Views: 816

New LZ Telescope

Just wanted to let everyone know of the new telescope mounted on top of the $ collection post. It can be moved around to view anywhere you might want to look or watch launches. This is the type of telescope that can weather the outdoor environment and was donated to the club by Joe Greblo. Also Jim ...
by BudRob
Fri May 31, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: World Team Fundraiser
Replies: 5
Views: 1167

Re: World Team Fundraiser

Donated.

Go Chippy and Will!
by BudRob
Wed May 15, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Rob and Janyce after fly party July 27th
Replies: 2
Views: 707

Rob and Janyce after fly party July 27th

Come join us for the second annual (at this house) after fly party. Phill and the Blanks will once again be providing the music entertainment.

13546 Mindora Ave (1/2 mile from the LZ)