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For next weekend.
flying
chmarr
I've just received one of the new Flip Mino HD video cameras, with the intent on attahing it somewhere to the glider. I'd previously got myself a new Canon point-and-shoot camera for that purpose, And at some point i might try both out, but the Flip has a much better resolution: 1280x720 at 30fps. The quality is outstandingly good.

I've got a mounting bracket, and it should attach just fine to the keel of the glider, somewhere behind and above me. We'll see how things turn out next sunday: more tow-winch launches then!

Also, I've nearly 2 hours of flight time and 78 flights logged, which is a significant chunk of the 10 hours and 90 flights required for a Hang-3 rating. Clearly the number of flights is not a problem at this point... the goal now is to get another 8 hours without spending a huge chunk of money and energy on tows or hauls-up-the-hill. So... let's get better at soaring :)

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