Skydive SAFETY – The CRUX
Dan's Dan's Thought for the Day...
There are a seemingly infinite number of ways to get your BASE canopy into the container. BASE packing is a topic of endless debate, and not everyone will agree with every step in the processes outlined below.
That said, these are a few of our favorite techniques when packing and assembling our gear…
The first section (video below) covers:
Part 2 (video below) covers:
These videos have been created for background information and general knowledge – they are not a substitute for learning to pack with a mentor or instructor. Always seek proper instruction and supervision when learning to pack.
Never jump a pack job that you are not 100% comfortable with and confident in. There are many variables that we cannot control in BASE, and packing is not one of them. Take your time, pay close attention to the task at hand, and don’t forget to count your tools when you’re done!