CAD Drones - NEW Drone Recovery Parachute System

Our Drone Parachute Products:

The Parachutes and Packs are made out of a durable fabric that allows you to mount a recovery parachute on your Quadcopter, Fixed Wing Plane, Model Aircraft, and even R/C Boats! They come in Small, Medium, and Large.  Use a servo or any preferred hardware when setting up a release mechanism for the parachute in the event of a flyaway or malfunction. To help determine the right size parachute and pack for your vehicle system first weigh your vehicle and then use the descent speed chart found at the top of the store page to decide what size fits your needs!

  • Low Cost/Affordable
  • Lite Weight
  • Dedicated Forum For Customers To Share Parachute Results, Tips, Tricks, And More
  • Works Great For Unmanned Helicopters,  Fixed Wing Planes, Model Aircraft, And R/C Boats
  • Adjustable Decent
  • Made Of Durable Ballistic Fabric
  • Easy To Use
  • Allow You To Decide How You Want Release The Parachute
  • Protect Your Investment In A Drone Vehicle In The Event Of A Flyaway Or Malfunction
  • 4 Lines - No Tangle
  • Soft Opening
  • Makes Flights Safer
  • No CO2 Tanks
  • Proven Design
  • Available For Bulk, Wholesale, And Re-Sellers For A Lower Price 

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Comment by Acorn on May 20, 2015 at 9:36am

Need to see it in operation.

Comment by Hugues on May 20, 2015 at 11:20am

Hi Joshua, this looks liek a nice product. it would be nice to get a (step by step) explanation on how it works and indeed a video of it in operation. It it works, it is indeed quite competitive in terms of pricing.

Comment by Joshua Johnson on May 20, 2015 at 6:56pm

Hey Hugues and Acorn,

Thanks for the comments.  I'm currently just getting off the ground so I'm in the process of making more videos. Clearer step by step explanations and much more!  I'm hoping along with my video releases the first batch of customers will make videos and blogs as well to help show the industry they work.



Comment by Joshua Johnson on May 20, 2015 at 6:58pm
Our Product Weights:
- Drone Parachute Packs - Small=1.5 oz - Medium=1.7 oz - Large=2.3 oz -
- Drone Parachutes - 1 oz per foot - Small (4 ft)=4 oz - Medium (6 ft)=6 oz - Large (12 ft)=12 oz -
- Drone Pop Chute - One Size Fits All - 2 oz -
Comment by Joshua Johnson on May 20, 2015 at 7:26pm

Hello Guy,

We are trying to fill that gap in the affordable parachute recovery systems market. The reason why we didn't build our own deployment mechanism or setup to sell with the products is because everyone is going to have different needs and wants. Most owners of UAS are very tech savy and enjoy the DIY/Calibration part about making their system run just right. So that's why we believe leaving the testing of a release mech should be left up to the customer because everyone owns different air frames and systems.  We have customers who have bought these products and used them with much success on their system.

For example here is a previous customer who bought just the parachute to use for a fixed-wing plane with great results:

Comment by Joshua Johnson on May 20, 2015 at 7:35pm

Some of the "Proven Design" wording also refers to the fact that the design has been proven on rockets, drag cars, rocket cars, and much more.  With previous customers experiences using them with Unmanned Vehicle Systems as well we feel confident in saying its a proven design.

Comment by CliffN on May 22, 2015 at 10:37pm

cool , what about the launch system for the chute? or its just simply ejected by springs?

Comment by Joshua Johnson on May 22, 2015 at 10:40pm
Thanks Cliff!
The pop chute helps eject it. Some users of fixed wing planes and model airfraft have had success with and without the pop chute. Each user will have to decide and set up their own release mech. Most find great success using a servo to pull the pin on the pack.
Comment by Joshua Johnson on May 28, 2015 at 2:08am

Comment by FlyMeToTheMoon on November 5, 2015 at 4:38am

Yes, it would be great to see a complete video test, it is too few information.


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