Parachutes for UAV, Rockets, Rescue, Manufacturer, Research
We are a manufacturer of premium quality parachutes for Aerospace, Consumers, Institutional, University and Corporate customers who demand exceptional quality, have exacting requirements and expect exceptional service. Our parachutes are used for all types of Rocketry, Rescue chutes for UAV, Multirotor, Multicopter, Drones and RC Control Aircraft Recovery, and Balloon Research. They have been featured on major motion pictures and on science TV programming. Most of our products are made to order - you choose the size, colors as well as many other options.
Learn more about our:
- Recovery Products - These products can be used for a wide array of recovery needs
- UAV, UAS, Drone Products - About how our great rocketry products can also be used for Drone, UAV's and UAS systems
- Leave us feedback on our Customer Feedback page
- We have reorganized our Help pages with much more to come!
- See our Fun Stuff page
- I started a Blog of other activities and usefull tips.
What's new at Fruity Chutes...
Busy Spring Time!
Hi Everyone, It seems like every spring we have a crush of orders. It's a combinattion of school team buying chutes for there products. Also our chutes we sell for UAV systems in very high demand. If you have a hot project and you need product soon please contact us so we can check stock!
Upcoming School Year Teams - Read Up!
If you are part of a school team who wants to use our great chutes PLAN AHEAD! While we try to maintain stock of our most popular sizes in many cases we would need to custom sew your chutes. Our current turn around time for product is about 4 weeks. If you need something faster contact us first!
UAV Recovery System Bundles - Buy a complete recovery solution for your UAV by ordering a single item! Takes the guess work out of your purchase.
See the Peregrine CO2 Ejection System. Ready for purchase NOW!
We just did a mojor update to the Peregrine IDS (Integrated CO2 Deployment System) pages. The Peregrine IDS is a fully integrated CO2 deployment system ideal for all types a UAV, Drone, Multicopter recovery. Buy them now from our webstore.
We have added the Peregrine IDS Users Guide.
In stock products ship quickly. Electronics and stock items ship the next Tuesday or Friday. Thank you for your patience!
See the Iris Ultra Annular Parachute (aka Pull Down Apex Parachute) with a Cd of over 2.2!
Learn how to fold the Iris Ultra Chutes! It is not the same as our elliptical chutes.
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"Hi Gene, Just wanted to let you know that I got the parachutes today and I must say…WOW! I am impressed! I expected that they would be nice; I had no idea that they would be THIS nice! I am way more than just pleased and thought you should know!"
March 2012, Camron Tinder - TRA #12403, NRA #89153
"Gene - Got the new 72" Iris Ultra chute today and it's just killer. 361 grams
packs into 7 inches of 4" tube. Excellent."
June 2011, Paul Bogdanich - TRA# 11654, NAR 88775
"Wanted to pass on that I received my chutes from the previous order. They are not only gorgeous but the craftsmanship is absolutely top of the line. They exceed my expectations for both quality and value. "
John P. Metcalf - TRA# 13081
"I just received them. They look FABULOUS...well worth the wait.
Compliment your wife for me for the great sewing..."
Ronnie Dreyer - TRA# 12262, NAR# 88826
Alan's 144" Chute in action on a windy day Slow motion deployment from Eric Ebert's Arless Rocket - 2011 XPRS 144" Fruity Chute Kite Surfing - Team Hawaii
Alan's 144" Chute in action on a windy day
Slow motion deployment from Eric Ebert's Arless Rocket - 2011 XPRS
144" Fruity Chute Kite Surfing - Team Hawaii