Jun
21
2017

How do you build a parachute teepee?

As you will appreciate, most people suspend from high branches in wooded areas. Where that is not possible a central pole or a tripod method can be used.

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What do we do?

We use a 6 meter scaffolding pole which we have split in two to ease transportation.

The scaffolding pole is quite a heavy beast which requires a sophisticated  wire and pulley system to erect.

Make it easier...

An easier method, is a three pole tripod system which is much more stable and requires less heavy duty rope guying to keep up. Customers of ours have used two-piece wood poles to achieve this.

Recently Rich went intot he woods with our Pink Parachute to try the tipi method:

Whta do you think?

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