RC Parachutes, balloon recovery and more
Small parachutes for hobbies
If you’re looking for information and inspiration for making your own drone rescue parachutes or are into RC Skydiving then my hope is this info will be useful.
As time goes on, I’ll create resources for learning how to stitch your own up and some of the tips & tricks I’ve learned along the way.
I’ve made both round and square canopies for balloon photography, skydiving schools and parachuting teddy bears.
Parachuting teddies is a great way to see how the shape of a parachute influences descent rate, open rates and more.
I’ve added the first parachute plan to the Plans section so check it out.
See some of the parachute types and get some inspiration for making your own.
See some of lifting kites that are available for purchase online.
Have a look at the chutes I’ve made to date. Any questions, get in touch.
RC Skydiving or parachuting has been around since the late 80's. It's never been a mainstream hobby but has had a consistent following. It has specialist requirements that mean it isn't for everyone. Most of all, the launching of the skydiver is the...