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  1. piisfish

    New CYPRES Cutter Head Design?

    This is a sleeve which was designed I believe to prevent damage on rigs like the Mirage. And it is several years old already. But I could be wrong edited to add : page 24 of this link https://www.cypres.aero/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/991205_CYPRES_Rigging_Tips.pdf
  2. The French were the only ones I knew of needing a medical for sports jumpers.
  3. piisfish

    Riser design & toggle fires

    Pretty sure Deyan can do that. All my risers were modified like that by Colin in Empuria.
  4. piisfish

    Riser design & toggle fires

    Parachutes de France toggles. Best, bar none. 1 pin up, 2 tabs down.
  5. It seems that they have disappeared. Even if they were rarely used, there were valuable threads in there. Is it possible to reactivate them ?
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    Boogies in Europe during summer 2019?

    The Facebook page says cancelled for 2019.
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    Boogies in Europe during summer 2019?

    Is it coming back?
  8. piisfish

    Color the line attachment points on the canopy

    Get an Aerodyne canopy. They have the coloured attachments.
  9. piisfish

    DZs in Europe

    The size rules apply to jumpers with a French license. Unless you have a ridiculous wing loading respective to your jump number, you should be fine
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    Is my D bag too large?

    The DBag is the correct size. The main is too small. Your whole gear needs to be coherent. It actually isn’t.
  11. piisfish

    Dropzone Reccomendations for Switzerland

    Depends where in Switzerland you are going. Visit also www.flying-devil.ch in Bex. Very scenic, plus the wind tunnel is pretty close
  12. . Damn if I lived that close I’d either have to either get my ratings. And on staff. Or get a second job. Or both. that’s after I moved. Used to be 5 minutes.
  13. piisfish

    Water Dropzone - Looks Safe

    Plus you get paid physical training and several days technical training before your first jump. Provided you make it through selection.
  14. piisfish

    Water Dropzone - Looks Safe

    Another perk is you get paid to jump. On taxpayer money. Great idea.
  15. piisfish

    Altimeter Inaccuracies?

    Can you tell us what kind of performance and results you expect ?
  16. piisfish

    Stuffing into centre cells... wtf?

    i did exactly that on my Sabre 150
  17. piisfish

    Dropzones in France

    It’s the downsizing you can get after canopy control courses
  18. piisfish

    I'm back...again

    Welcome back
  19. T’inquiète pas, ça tient 6x sur 10
  20. Salut, dans ton secteur, 2 des places majeures en France : Gap—Tallard et Avignon / Pujaut.
  21. piisfish

    Women’s records/swooping

    lol why Lol ? Check Cornelia Mihai’s standings.
  22. piisfish

    Top 5 Tandem Scams

    And the “better gear” upgrade ... just give me the old ratty gear and a discount please.
  23. piisfish

    Recherche coach pilotage de voile

    MP envoyé
  24. piisfish

    Video: Pilot Chute in Tow on your Reserve?

    This particular case has already been discussed. Some people attribute it to reserve tray design, to reserve PC design, to body position, or a mix of the 3