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Thundercloud

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Guide Surface Parachute, Military Surplus, includes Deployment Bag. Extremely strong and stable. Designed for deployment at high speeds. Never used.
Pick up in Lancaster, NY or ship USPS for actual shipping charges.

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AdAstraPerAspera

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These are great chutes, I have one, and they are very tough. A little bulky but the toughest chute I own. I've hit mine with a high speed deployment that shredded another chute involved, and it was fine.

Just my 2 cents. I don't know the seller, but I recognized the chute and had to talk it up. Unfortunately for him I'm not in the market for another one at the moment...
 

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Guide Surface Parachute, Military Surplus, includes Deployment Bag. Extremely strong and stable. Designed for deployment at high speeds. Never used.
Pick up in Lancaster, NY or ship USPS for actual shipping charges.
PM Sent
 

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Glad someone else took it.. that's a really sweet looking chute that I don't have cash for :)
 

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I'm right there with ya. And PayPal credit is just way too easy.
 

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AeroCon had these a while back. I believe that they have a higher Cd because of the semi-balute shape. I think that I remember readint that they comes down straighter because of the vent hole in the top, and the ones at the sides.
 

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AeroCon had these a while back. I believe that they have a higher Cd because of the semi-balute shape. I think that I remember readint that they comes down straighter because of the vent hole in the top, and the ones at the sides.
Yes, no spinning, no swaying, nice and straight. Have one that I got from Aerocon a while back. Ya need a fairly large payload section, and about a 10lb rocket, to use it. It fills about 8 inches of 7.5" LOC tube without the d-bag. Not sure it could be folded to fit in a 4" tube, but I have never tried.
 

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