Moyes Delta Gliders

Technical Advisory

 

Moyes Matrix harness and Parachute deployment

Wednesday, 01 April 2009

Category: Technical Advisory


It has come to our attention, thru the concerns of some pilots that were having difficulty deploying their parachutes from their Matrix harnesses, that others may find themselves in a similar situation.

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Replica Zoom Uprights Warning

Replica Zoom Uprights Warning

Wednesday, 18 March 2009

Category: Technical Advisory


It has come to our attention that someone in Slovenia intends to produce and distribute uprights which closely resemble our Zoom uprights that can be mounted into our gliders. The overall outside specs are quite similar, so customers could easily be mislead into thinking they may be just as good to use.

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Side Wires

Side Wires

Wednesday, 28 November 2007

Category: Technical Advisory


We wish to reiterate that all pilots should check their side wires regularly, and in this case regularly means every time you fly. This is rehashing information previously published on this website and elsewhere, but it is important.

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Moyes Base Bar and Upright Fittings

Moyes Base Bar and Upright Fittings

Thursday, 26 April 2007

Category: Technical Advisory


Moyes use high quality cast aluminium fittings on both the ZOOM upright ends and the ZOOM base bar ends. These fittings have been extensively tested and have proved to handle loads well in excess of that required from the normal operation of a hang glider. The parts have been in use since 2000 and have never failed in the course of normal operations.

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Incorrect assembly instructions - sail webbing

Incorrect assembly instructions - sail webbing

Wednesday, 10 March 2004

Category: Technical Advisory


Please be advised that the Litespeed and Litespeed S owners manuals have incorrectly stated the method for attaching the webbing to the outer leading edge. The error is described on page 9 or 10 of the respective manual under the section "Assembly from 4.5m Breakdown Form". The manual states that the sail webbing should be attached to the top of the leading edge. This is incorrect as the webbing actually needs to be attached to the bottom of the leading edge, as depicted in the related photo.

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