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Can you restring a paraglider if a line breaks? by MurrayHay
Vale wrote: ...... could you tie them on yourself? Or, if one is broken, can you fix it yourself? A bit of 'structural engineering' style physics, it is generally stated that the best knots 'only' weaken a line/rope by about 40%, for those that ...
What are the main components of a paraglider? by MurrayHay
Taking the logical approach and going 'top to bottom'... Wing which has small loops stitched into the 'under'side of the material. Next: Top line set, as the BEST knot in the world will significantly weaken the line by say 40% of its 'straight' ...

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Guest 111, If you get this error message or have any other problem posting, please take a screenshot of the message, as Marra did, and post it here. This may help us solve the problem.
by jade - 1 week ago
As a hint as to the best way to answer: As forum members are from all over the world remember in some parts of the globe it's mid summer at Christmas, so naming a season (or part of a ...
by MurrayHay - 2 weeks ago
Sorry both answers on the first part of the quiz/question are wrong. Hint: the most relevant letter in 'what SIV stands for' question would be the 'I' Note as MPB forum uses English the ...
by MurrayHay - 2 weeks ago
The first rather obvious issue is only a few, generally reckoned to be about 30% at best, of their accidents ever appear on their website.... I personally know of a 'CFI' whose death was ...
by MurrayHay - 1 month ago
Have you deleted something? Should not be surprised, it was a bit incriminating.
by Guest 111 - 1 month ago

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