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Low Power






Model Product Image Item Name Price
29111
8" Orange Plastic Parachute

8" Orange Plastic Parachute

Cheap, reliable and perfect-cut option for your small rockets!

$3.10

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29121
12" Multi Colored Plastic Parachute

12" Multi Colored Plastic Parachute

This 12" colorful chute is great for smaller rockets. It can also be trimmed down to an eight-inch diameter circular chute for use in skinnier rockets, like the Apogee...

$3.32

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29106
12" Nylon Parachute

12" Nylon Parachute

This parachute will fit in 18mm (BT-20 size) tubes. Sunward parachutes are measured point-to-point, unlike most parachutes. Colors are...

$5.49

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29125
12"/15"/18" Cut-to-Size Plastic Parachute

12"/15"/18" Cut-to-Size Plastic Parachute

This parachute is great for your small-medium low power rockets. It has cut lines for 12", 15" and 18" sizes, as well as spill holes.

$3.75

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29108
15" TARC Nylon Round Parachute

15" TARC Nylon Round Parachute

This parachute will fit in 24mm (BT-50 size) tubes. The round shape is ideal for maximizing surface area when a slow descent is desired and a maximum parachute size is...

$7.99

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29107
15" Hexagon Nylon Parachute

15" Hexagon Nylon Parachute

This parachute will fit in 24mm (BT-50 size) tubes and provides a swifter descent than an 18" parachute. Colors...

$6.49

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29112
18" Nylon Parachute

18" Nylon Parachute

This parachute will fit in 24mm (BT-50 size) tubes and provides a slower descent than a 15" parachute. Colors...

$7.49

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29116
24" Black Plastic Parachute

24" Black Plastic Parachute

Cheap, reliable and perfect-cut option for your medium-sized rockets!

$6.19

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09085
Estes Designer Special

Estes Designer Special

Do you design your own rockets? Here is a box of the basic parts that you will need to build your own creations. Includes nose cones, body tubes, centering rings, engine...

$85.59

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Comparison - Low Power
Product P/N Descent Capacity Mat. Shape Parachute Descent Rate Shroud Line Length Area Price
8" Orange Plastic Parachute 29111 -- Plastic Hexagon -- 8"
(20.32cm)
0.285ft2
(41in2)
(0.026m2)
$3.10
12" Multi Colored Plastic Parachute 29121 -- Plastic Hexagon -- 12"
(30.48cm)
0.451ft2
(65in2)
(0.042m2)
$3.32
12" Nylon Parachute 29106 1-6 oz. Rockets Ripstop Nylon Hexagon up to 22 ft/s 12"
(30.48cm)
0.649ft2
(93.5in2)
(0.06m2)
$5.49
12"/15"/18" Cut-to-Size Plastic Parachute 29125 -- Plastic Hexagon varies -- -- $3.75
15" TARC Nylon Round Parachute 29108 3-10 oz. Rockets Ripstop Nylon Round up to 22 ft/s 15"
(38.1cm)
1.229ft2
(177in2)
(0.113m2)
$7.99
15" Hexagon Nylon Parachute 29107 3-10 oz. Rockets Ripstop Nylon Hexagon up to 22 ft/s 15"
(38.1cm)
1.014ft2
(146in2)
(0.093m2)
$6.49
18" Nylon Parachute 29112 4 to 14oz Nylon Hexagon up to 22 ft/s 18"
(45.72cm)
1.458ft2
(210in2)
(0.134m2)
$7.49
24" Black Plastic Parachute 29116 -- Plastic Hexagon -- 24"
(60.96cm)
2.6ft2
(374.4in2)
(0.24m2)
$6.19
Estes Designer Special 09085 -- -- -- -- -- -- $85.59

Frequently Asked Questions


Q: How do I pick the correct drogue parachute size?
A: Drogue Parachute Sizing. This short article explains when to use a drogue parachute, and how to determine the diameter of the drogue to fall at an approximate rate of 50 ft/s.




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