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ripcord

1. a cord that when pulled opens a parachute from its pack
2. a cord on the gas bag of a balloon that when pulled opens a panel, enabling gas to escape and the balloon to descend
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Ripcord issued a statement saying that its board of directors was investigating the allegations and is "committed to taking appropriate action, if any, based on the results of the review.
Remember, the Ripcord is designed as a quick way to clean your barrel in the field; it is not meant to replace a cleaning kit.
The Quantum class ships will debut new features, such as RipCord by iFLY, the first skydiving experience at sea; the North Star, an engineering marvel that transports guests more than 300 feet above the ocean; transformative venues, such as The Sea-Plex, an indoor sports and entertainment complex at sea with bumper cars, roller skating and more; and the cruise line's largest and most-advanced staterooms, including the industry's first-ever Virtual Balcony staterooms, which offers expansive, real-time views of the ocean and exciting destinations for interior staterooms.
That's for your skill to decide Each set comes complete with Speedorz vehicles, five trading cards, ripcord, collectible minifigure, two weapons and one challenge.
These are a skydiving simulator, the RipCord by iFly, which will allow the ship's passengers to sample the effects of skydiving in a safe and controlled environment, and North Star, a glass cabin that is similar to the cars on the London eye, which will extend on a gantry for over 300 feet, across and above the waves below to give passengers inside it a 360 degree panoramic view.
Lanier additionally revealed details about other upcoming Dark Ronin production, “The Battle of Ripcord.
The Ripcord Code Red ($113) has an internal breaking system that eliminates launcher bounce back after the shot.
First out of the aircraft at an estimated 1,400 feet AGL, I pulled the ripcord and my parachute immediately deployed.
Hall, a retired brigadier general with the Colorado Air National Guard, is a partner in the world's first professional parachuting company and co-created the TV series Ripcord, which was based on his skydiving adventures in Mexico.
He glided for about 45 seconds before pulling his parachute ripcord for a safe landing at the bottom.
The fun Battle Tops we're giving away make perfect Christmas presents complete with a cast metal fusion wheel, ripcord launcher and assembly tool.