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RZ36 Parachute Help
Old 08-19-2019, 12:33 PM   #1
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Hello, I don't like asking for values on items but need help with this one. I have a RZ36 with an RZ20 bag and harness. The parachute is in excellent condition with all lines, hooks and risers intact and the bag and harness are in the same condition.


Any pricing help with be appreciated.


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Old 08-19-2019, 02:37 PM   #2
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Can you show us more ?
it ' looks like you have also the RZ36 bag ......

but you cannot combine the RZ36 bag with the RZ20 harness.
that said, IMO the RZ36 canopy could have a value of $900
and $1000 for the harness.
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Old 08-19-2019, 03:08 PM   #3
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That's interesting on the bag, thank you. I don't know about the mating of different components from different model parachutes during the war, but this came like this.

I appreciate the pricing for the components. Sounds like the RZ36 and RZ20 parts are roughly in the same price range, which is helpful.

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Old 08-19-2019, 04:22 PM   #4
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I dont see any inner bag, neither RZ20 nor RZ36. That inner bag would show the static line.

Looks like a regular RZ20 harness with a RZ36 canopy - those 2 you can combine for display, but not for jumping
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Isn't the flap with the 2 snaps ( on pic 3 ) from the RZ36 "outside" bag , there where the raising
line is placed to be protected?
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Isn't the flap with the 2 snaps ( on pic 3 ) from the RZ36 "outside" bag , there where the raising
line is placed to be protected?
No, this holds the "Prüfschein", its sewn on one side to the harness strap.
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No, this holds the "Prüfschein", its sewn on one side to the harness strap.
Also to be seen here:
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And here:
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Old 08-19-2019, 10:52 PM   #9
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Thanks for looking and commenting, fellas, I know you are familiar with these parachutes.

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No, this holds the "Prüfschein", its sewn on one side to the harness strap.
Right
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Old 08-20-2019, 05:08 AM   #11
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Interesting topic, one question from my side: How can one tell the difference between a RZ36 and a RZ20 parachute bag?
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Simply : by the RZ20 the outside bag is sewn to the harness.
By the RZ36 the bag is separated from....
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Simply : by the RZ20 the outside bag is sewn to the harness.
By the RZ36 the bag is separated from....
And the RZ36 does not have an inner bag, the RZ20 (and RZ16 and RZ1) do. The inner bag contains the canopy, and stays on the plane, connected by the static line.
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