Jump to content

Chest pack T-5 reserve, original or not?


Ruben Alba
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hello everyone.

I need help, a seller offers this reserve parachute, he says it is original, but I would like to know the opinion of someone who knows more about parachutes.

The opening handle, and the elastic strings I think they could have been replaced.

thanks in advance.

i1692887053.jpg

i1692902135.jpg

i1692902137.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

TheCrustyBosun

Looks good to me. Does it have an inspection card? 
 

You might try running it past Joshua DeJong at theriggerdepot.com

 

Bungee colors are significant in determining dating. The handle looks correct for the T-5 as per the Class 13 catalog. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I had a T-5 reserve chute that I purchased directly from a vets estate years ago, it was untouched and looked identical to this one. Bungees on this one might have been replaced at some point, but overall from my perspective it looks good.  

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.