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Team 5 Green b Paraglider

Specs, test data and other useful information on the Team 5 Green b.

Canopy of the Team 5 Green B paraglider.
Nice shot of the Green b paraglider canopy against a dark background. In the original larger size image, nearly all the line detail was visible.
(Source: para2000.org)

Year of Manufacture 2011
Certification EN A
Size M





Price

Note: These international prices for the Team 5 Green b paraglider are only a guide. They are Nov 2011 currency conversions from the 2011 price in Euros.
Euros 2800 EUR
U.S. Dollars 3800 USD
British Pounds 2400 GBP
Australian Dollars 3900 AUD
South African Rand 31700 ZAR
Indian Rupees 196000 INR
South Korean Won 4300000 KRW


Some Specs

pilot take-off weight 85-110 kg (188-243 lbs)
wing weight 5.1 kg (11.3 lbs)
wing area (flat) 28.1 m² (302 ft²)
wing area (projected) 24.2 m² (260 ft²)
wing span (flat) 12.0 m (39 ft)
wing span (projected) 9.6 m (31 ft)
aspect ratio (flat) 5.1
aspect ratio (projected) 3.8
min sink 1.2 m/s (236 fpm, 4.3 kph, 2.3 knts)
best glide ratio ???:1
speed min ?? kph (?? mph, ?? knts)
speed trim 37 kph (23 mph, 20 knts)
speed max 50 kph (31 mph, 27 knts)


Some EN Test Results

take-off - rising behaviour smooth, easy and constant rising
take-off - special technique? no
landing - special technique? no
speed range > 10 kph using controls yes
roll stability and damping - oscillations reducing
gentle spirals - return to straight flight spontaneous exit
steep banks - sink rate after 2 turns up to 12 m/s
symmetric front collapse - entry rocking back less than 45 degrees
symmetric front collapse - recovery Spontaneous in less than 3 sec
full stall - dive forward angle 0 to 30°
full stall - collapse? no
full stall - rocking back less than 45°
asymmetric collapse 50% - attitude max dive or roll 0 to 15°
asymmetric collapse 50% - re-inflation spontaneous
asymmetric collapse 50% - total course change less than 360°
asymmetric collapse 75% - attitude max dive or roll 15 to 45°
asymmetric collapse 75% - re-inflation spontaneous
asymmetric collapse 75% - total course change less than 360°
maintained collapse - able to maintain course yes
maintained collapse - 180° turn away yes, under 10 seconds
tends to spin at low speed? no
after release from developed spin stops spinning in less than 90°
B-line stall, before release - course change less than 45°
B-line stall, before release - behavior remains stable with straight span
B-line stall, after release - recovery spontaneous in less than 3 sec.
B-line stall, after release - dive angle 0 to 30°
big ears - entry procedure dedicated controls
big ears - behavior stable flight
big ears - recovery spontaneous in less than 3 sec.
big ears - dive forward on exit 0 to 30°
steep spiral - exit behavior spontaneous exit
steep spiral - recovery turn angle less than 720°, spontaneous recovery
All the above were recorded when this Team 5 paraglider was flown at max weight.


Color Schemes

The simple graphics below represent the available color schemes for the Team 5 Green b. Colors are only approximate, and so is the outline of the wing. But it gives you some idea.
name upper lower
Blue
Gold
Red


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