shroud lines


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shroud lines

shroud lines
The chords attached to the canopy that transmits the drag of the parachute to the drogue. Also called rigging lines.
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As air starts to fill the canopy, a slider on the shroud lines regulates how quickly the canopy inflates to reduce shock and avoid overloading the components.
The HAC was flying from the left seat, and he couldn't see the drone drifting toward the parachute, which tangled in the shroud lines as the drone was snared.
Once in the water, the hoist promptly snarled in the parachute's shroud lines.