So I go to Our USPA website today and notice that the 2003 SIMs is
now on line.
I was rather pleased to find that it is in html form for quick and
Hmmn, where is the "printable" link? You know, the link to the pdf
file for easy printing.
After searching high and low I just can't find one.
This important Safety information that we each have already anted
up to compile is not readily available in a free downloadable printed form!
Am I the only one who has a problem with that?
Hey read this; "USPA presents the SIM online here as a free
service but urges skydiving students, instructors, school owners, and others
who use the manual often to purchase a full version of the 2003 Skydiver's
Information Manual from USPA. You can also find the 2003 SIM at many
parachute equipment dealers and in the equipment case at your local
This reference version of the USPA Skydiver's Information Manual is not an
exact duplicate of the 2003 SIM. In the event of any discrepancy or to
obtain the full text and graphics, please refer to the official, hard-copy
Are you seething yet?
Are you "outraged"?
Well just a second , you will be!
The hard copy version they are hawking to you is available only
in a spiral bound edition and will be obsolete right after the next BOD
You paid to compile the information. They want you to pay again
to have a hard copy. The hard copy ,if you choose to purchase it will be
obsolete within 4 months.
I'm *Pissed-Off*!!! I hope that you are also!!!!!!!
"Treetop" a.k.a. LORD OF THE SKY