SMOKEJUMPERS: PAGE 93

BACK ON THE RACK
Harnesses and parachutes are hung to dry in the 'tower'. Packing the Ram-Air paracute takes from 30-60 minutes once checked for tears, line burns or other damage. Rookies must pack 20 good chutes before jumping their 21st. Returnees must pack 3 before qualifying to 'rig' for the current year.
Inspecting Paracutes
Ram-Air DC-7 By Paraflite
Marchini Folds Main Canopy - Drogue Chute At Left
Loft Refresher - Inspecting Harnesses
Full Rack - Square Main Canopies
"Speed Racks" In Ready Room.

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