Paraloft - Sources

Miscellaneous

 

 

 

 

Grommet Setter

 

Lord & Hodge, Inc

PO Box 737

Middletown, CT 06457-0737

www.lordandhodge.com

 

COMMENT: They have a 0 spur grommet setter that will do standard and stainless steel grommets.

 

 

 

SUPER Hook and Loop Tape

 

Paiho North American (formerly ripngrip)

28411 Witherspoon Parkway

Valencia, CA 91355

paiho-usa.com

 

COMMENT: Great stuff!  Comes in 50 yd rolls. Have all sizes.

 

 

 

HOT KNIFE  60 watt

 

M.M. Newman Corp

24 Tioga Way, PO Box 615

Marblehead, MA  01945

www.mmnewman.com

 

COMMENT: Very Hot when on!  Store with tip up (they have a stand) you can get a box to adjust the heat down.

 

 

 

SILICON TUBING

 

3.5 & 4 Links   3/8ID x 5/8 OD    $1.85/ft

5                  1/2 ID x 3/4 OD   $2.19/ft

 

R.F. Fager Co

2058 State Road

Camp Hill, PA 17011

www.rffager.com

Phone717.761.0660

Fax:  717.761.6428

 

COMMENT:  Can be purchased from any hose outlet store. I am looking for one that will sell in less than 100

 

 

MARKING PENCILS

 

Dixon has stopped making them. They are now available under the name of  Prismacolor.  Can be gotten at any hobby store like AC Moore.

 

 

 

WIRE FOR FINGER TRAPPING TOOLS

 

For Spectra 1000     Size 12

For smaller             Size 10

 

Sold by weight- smallest is lb

 

ANY Piano Tuner

 

 

 

HOSING,FLEXIBLE (stainless steel armored cable)

 

Metal-Flex Hosing

Attn: Mary Carrol

1242 East Erie Ave.

Philadelphia, PA 19124

Phone215.535.6868

www.metalflexhosing.com

 

COMMENT:  You can order Anti-twist housing (inside diameter 0.187) in any length 51/2 or 6.  You can have a Ferrell on both ends or have it capped. Cost depends on quantity but will probably be less than $1.00 each.

 

 

 

PRINTED PULL-UP CORDS

 

Endangered Species

5611 Kendall Ct, Unit 1

Arvada, CO 80002 80034

www.endangerous.com

Phone:  303-519-8968

 

 

 

SCISSORS - SEWING MACHINES

 

Consew Co. Inc.

400 Veterans Blvd

Carlstadt, NJ 07072

Phone:  800.221.8494

www.consew.com

 

COMMENT:  7" Winders Shears with Serrated blade (MUST ask for serrated)  GREAT for cutting Spectra/vectran, etc.

 

 

 

 

KNEE PLATE

 

Para Loft Inc

26 Union Street St.

Elizabethtown, PA 17022

Phone:  717.367.0808

Fax: 717.361.8292

paraloft@aol.com

www.paraloft.com

 

 

 

PIN PUSHER

 

John "Wink" Winkler

www.downtoearthrigging.com

riggerwink@earthlink.net

 

COMMENT: Invaluable tool for inserting the RC pin while closing the last flap. 

 

 

 

 

TECHNICAL MANUALS

 

Singer Sewing Machine Technical Manuals

www.singerco.com/accessories/manuals.html

 

 

 

PACKING MANUALS

 

www.parachuteriggers.com

Go to Packing Instructions.

COMMENT: Tons of packing manuals online.  Part of Skydive Kentucky.