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Pitts S1 Carbon Seat Back

smizo

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As above. Pitts S1 carbon seat back, parachute recesses into it as much as it can. 11 oz. Contact me if interested. $325.00 plus shipping

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Smizo, Ill take one PM sent
 

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You should make a drop in seat back for the Eagle. The Eagle cockpit is wider and allows the pilot to slop around more when doing snap rolls. The bumped-out seat back will capture the back parachute laterally and help the pilot stay in place.

Best of luck,

Wes
 

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I have a mold for an S2 as well. Wonder if it'll fit
 

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Chris... you should put the dims up for both of them. Who knows how many of these biplane they'll fit...
 

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The Eagle is a problem for a tall pilot wanting to wear a chute. Something like this might be just the solution it needs. I flew my friend's Eagle without a chute because there was no other choice.
 

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+1 for Eagle.

+1 for dimensions.
 

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It fits a plans built s1. 19" x 11". Fits both the ones we have here. Let me know John. Working on getting a test dummy eagle.......

S2 size is 13.25 x 21 inside the frame
 

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These should at least give you an idea if it would work or not with a stock Eagle seat back

Opening size is 10.56 wide x 16.19 tall. Overall seat back panel size is 14.25 wide x 18.31 tall. There is a seatbelt notch in the top middle. The top also tucks under the turtle deck wraps around the frames crossmember a little.

One thing I do not know is if the crossmember that the seat bottom bolts to will interfere with the chute too much or not.

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Most parachute containers are 14 - 15" wide. Have you tried jamming your back parachute into that seat back shape?

Best of luck,

Wes
 

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Yea it kinda mushes into it
 

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nice. would that fit in a T?
if so I want one!
 

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It should, grab the measurements inside the seat back frame.
 

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thanks ill check this weekend. Looks like a nice product.

what id also like is gear combings my al ones crack too much.
 

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Ha, I have the opposite problem.... Too short, so I needed to recover a bigger back rest.
 

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Just put it in backwards :D
 

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