Opale Parachute (1.8 m2 / 2.5 m2 / 4 m2 size options)

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Opale Parachute (1.8 m2 / 2.5 m2 / 4 m2 size options)

82.00179.00 excl. VAT

These are parachutes in different sizes made by Opale Paramodels.  They are compatible (and used extensively) with Skycat launchers and all-in-one packages.

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Parachutes are sent with packing instructions.

 

1.8 m2

  • Flat area: 1.8 m2
  • Mass (with container): 80 grams
  • Nylon siliconized fabric made specifically for parachutes
  • Nylon strap length: 30 cm
  • Made by Opale Paramodels
  • Manufacturer’s rating is up to 3 kilos when launched from free fall with full G force
  • This parachute is suitable for Skycat X48 launcher.

 

Indicative descent rate for 1.8 m2 parachute based on overall drone weight

  • 2.0 kg – 4.6 m/s
  • 2.5 kg – 5.0 m/s
  • 3.0 kg – 5.7 m/s
  • 3.7 kg – 6.1 m/s
  • 4.0 kg – 6.3 m/s
  • 4.5 kg – 6.7 m/s

 

2.5 m2

  • Flat area: 2.5 m2
  • Mass (with container): 125 grams
  • Nylon siliconized fabric made specifically for parachutes
  • Nylon strap length: 30 cm
  • Made by Opale Paramodels
  • Manufacturer’s rating is up to 4 kilos when launched from free fall with full G force
  • This parachute is suitable for Skycat X55 launcher.

 

Indicative descent rate for 2.5 m2 parachute based on overall drone weight

  • 3.0 kg – 4.0 m/s
  • 3.5 kg – 4.6 m/s
  • 4.0 kg – 5.1 m/s
  • 4.5 kg – 5.3 m/s
  • 5 kg – 5.6 m/s
  • 5.5 kg – 5.9 m/s
  • 6 kg – 6.2 m/s

 

4.0 m2

  • Flat area: 4 m2
  • Mass: 185 grams
  • Nylon siliconized fabric specially made for parachutes
  • Nylon strap length: 30 cm
  • Made by Opale Paramodels
  • Manufacturer’s rating: up to 5 kilos when launched from free fall with full G force
  • This parachute is suitable for Skycat X68 launcher.
  • It’s a bit tighter to pack than 2.5m2 parachute, but improves descent metrics considerably.

 

Indicative descent rates for 4.0 m2 parachute based on overall drone weight

  • 3.5 kg – 3.4 m/s
  • 4.0 kg – 4 m/s
  • 5 kg – 4.5 m/s
  • 6 kg – 5 m/s
  • 7 kg – 5.4 m/s
  • 8 kg – 5.7 m/s
  • 9 kg – 6.1 m/s
  • 10 kg – 6.4 m/s

 

SIZE

OPALE PARACHUTE 1.8 M2, OPALE PARACHUTE 2.5 M2, OPALE PARACHUTE 4 M2