Requesting a Demo Canopy
Innovative Parachute Technologies is pleased to provide demo main canopies to potential customers. Our demo canopies are provided on a short term loan and secured with a credit card and a small fee to cover shipping and handling costs.
Question: How do I request a demo main canopy?
Simply e-mail IPT a request for a demo canopy at
Question: What are the costs associated with a demo canopy?
IPT provides demo canopies at a nominal fee to cover the costs of shipping the canopy to you, the return shipping, insurance while in transit, and the inspection when it's returned. A return shipping label will be provided to you with the canopy. The cost for a demo canopy are listed below:
United States Ground Shipping $65 (not available for Alaska or Hawaii)
United States- 2 Day $95 (including Alaska & Hawaii)
United States- Overnight $150 (Including Alaska & Hawaii)
Puerto Rico-UPS Ground $115
Question: How long do I get to keep the canopy?
IPT will provide 2 weekends to try out the canopy.
Question: What equipment will I need?
The canopy is set up on risers, but you will need to provide a d-bag and pilot chute. Also, you will need a complete rig (harness and container with reserve canopy) and reserve to demo an IPT canopy as your main.
Question: Who can get a demo canopy?
Our demo canopies are available to all skydivers located in the United States and Purto Rico.
Question: How long will I have to wait for a demo to become available?
We have several demos available at all times. Occasionally there is some wait depending upon the size and or model.