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Hooknswoop  (D License)

Feb 18, 2004, 8:34 AM

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Re: [eames] Opening High for Bad Spots

I am curious, what canopy are you jumping and opening in 88.6 mph (130 fps) winds?

20 mph (29.3 fps) gives only 440 feet of drift after opening (and excluding the foward speed of the canopy) in 15 seconds, a long space betweeen exits.

Derek


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