based cable cutter
Second test of this technique
E-match with slit cut into it protective cover and wrapped in
masking tape to seal the end.
Loop of red monofilament line
Section of 3" body tube used as a shield for the parachute
60 inch parachute
60 inch parachute bound with a rubberband and a loop of
60 inch parachute with E-match in place and taped to a cardboard
shield made from a section of 3 inch body tube.
The E-match cable cutter set up for a test
Close up view of E-match cable cutter ready for a test