|Roo Hawkins||01/05/2018 16:55:25|
|102 forum posts|
just made some glider wing bags from lidl xxl picnic blankets £ 8.99 each. got two wing bags for 2 4 meter glider wing out of one blanket 2m x2m in size. they sill have some in stock but not for long. ROO
Edited By Roo Hawkins on 01/05/2018 16:56:36
|Biggles' Elder Brother - Moderator||01/05/2018 18:28:07|
15748 forum posts
|Good idea, looks really neat!|
|John Robertson 3||02/05/2018 22:20:38|
|172 forum posts|
Thanks for the heads-up - I picked up one today, plus a nice-enough wee £12.99 rucksack to take my "bits" up on to the hill. I can get this picnic-blanket, a garden kneeling pad, a rolled-up cycling jacket, my Transmitter, 2 water-bottles and a few odds-and-sods tucked neatly into it with no cramming. The sack has a tubular metal frame which keeps the bag off the back and, with a mesh panel, it seems well ventilated. there are chest- and hip-straps for stability. I had it out this afternoon and was rather impressed with it.
The picnic blanket's eventual use is intended to be a paid of wing bags, but in the interim, since it fits so neatly in the rucksack, it will no doubt be useful for lying on in the heather either during or between flights. Age, you know? Zzzzzzz . . .
|Frank Skilbeck||03/05/2018 15:59:08|
4453 forum posts
I called in today, and they had none
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