Originally Posted by Roniszoro
Galerider list sizes as follows: 30" to 36" for displacement up to 10K lbs and 36" to 42" for displacement of 10K to 30K lbs. Can you please let me know which one yours is? Thank you.
I think you misunderstand. You can use a 30 or 36 up to 10,000 pounds, and you need a 36 or 42 for up to 30,000 pounds. He has a 36.
I've used 30 and 36 on a 34-foot, 8,000-pound cat. 36 was right. Remember that the Gale Rider is a very
stable but relatively low drag drogue
. I've tested many, and it's a favorite. Nice for just easing the steering