Tandem Passenger

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Paragliding Harness

Simply named Pilot harness and Passenger harness these harness set is APCO’s foot mark in the tandem harness market.

Specially designed for professional use by tandem pilots and their passengers.
Each harness is designed to be used as part of an integrated set for Pilot and Passenger. Synergized to work perfectly together.

Of course each harness can be used on its own, but they work best when combined.

Passenger Harness

Like the matching Pilot Harness, the Passenger Harness is highly comfortable, safe and light, designed for ease of use with maximum protection.

Harness provides for excellent ergonomics on the ground and in flight.

Numerous special features built into it to make use comfortable and job easy.

Equipped with under the seat, specially designed Cygnus airbag. Dual inlets installed on each side of airbag and combined with classic frontal intake valve to ensure airbag is fully inflated at all stages of flight, no matter what the passenger position is.

Unlike any other Passenger Harness our harness allows for automatic transition to sitting position of passenger on take-off (pilot induced), making in and out of harness extremely easy.

The harness has multiple adjustment points to fit a wide range of passenger sizes – offered in one size only.

  • Only 2.2kg. without seatplate and airfoam (add 500gr. for plywood seatplate)
  • Maximum protection – APCO’s under the seat inflatable airbag + airfoam back protection
  • Automatic passenger transition into sitting position on take-off (pioneered by APCO)
  • Size adjustment using a back extension zipper creating a unisize harness to accommodate all pilots from the smallest to the tallest.
  • Low volume – easy to fold and pack
  • Foolproof get-up buckle system
  • Integrated velcroed instrument deck on the back for pilot use
  • Two side pockets on the back for pilot use
  • Special side handles highly visible and accessible for launch assistant (also something for passenger to hold during flight)
  • Optimal back support and thick airmesh lining for breathability and comfort.
  • Reflective piping for better visibility in the air and on the ground
  • Plenty of space in the back pocket
  • Plenty of additional pockets
  • High density cloth – light, strong and durable
  • Cloth covered shoulder straps
  • Loop and slide adjusters for one handed in-flight adjustment
  • 7075 T6 Aluminum aviation grade hardware
  • Designed for use with APCO’s new 3 Ton forged karabiner (harness designed specially to be coupled with this karabiner)
  • + much, much more…

1. Pilot leg rest stirrup – Automatic passenger transition into sitting position on take-off (pioneered by APCO), 

2. APCO’s under the seat inflatable airbag with side mounted inlet, 

3. Special side handles highly visible and accessible for launch assistant (also something for passenger to grab during flight)

4. Integrated velcro instrument deck on the back for pilot use

5. Two side pockets on the back for pilot use

Weight 
Weight of Passenger Harness2.7 [Kg]
Standard seatplate0.6 [Kg]

FootrestIntegrated Cygnus Airbag

Passenger protection was top priority when designing the passenger harness. It has an aerodynamically shaped integrated cygnus airbag built in with 2 side inlets and one large center inlet insuring constant inflation of the air bag, no matter where the passengers legs are positioned. The cygnus airbag, protects the body, utilizing our proven chamber system for controlled air release in case of impact.

 

Foam Protector (inc. as standard in the harness)

In addition to the cygnus Airbag the passenger harness has integrated foam back protection. The built in foam protects the back area of the passenger but also protected the front of the pilot’s body in case off an accident.

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Passenger Harness includes harness with seatplate and foam back protection (does not include Carabiners or Pilot Stirrup/Footrest)

Optional Accessories

57005: Tandem Spreader Bars

$136.00

Redesigned Spreader bars to attach a second harness to your tandem paraglider incorporating An automatic B-stall mechanism integrated into the spreader bar

Harnesses – Sizing Table

HarnessSizeHarness Weight (kg)CodePilot Size (cm)
First IIIMultisize with
zipper expander
2.14548133140-190
Hikeone size1.30047030160 to 190
Chairbag Integral Vone size2.95046030160-185
RitmaS/M3.20045050Up to 170
RitmaL/XL3.20045100170-185
RitmaXXL3.20045150180 and up
Edge IIS/M3.50042102Up to 170
Edge IIL/XL3.55042202170-185
Edge IIXXL3.60042302180 and up
Spark IIS/M4.55043102Up to 170
Spark IIL/XL4.60043202170-185
Spark IIXXL4.70043302180 and up
SwiftM/L6.444610Up to 190
SwiftXL190 and up
Tandem Pilot Harnessone size3.50042400Up to 195
Tandem Passenger Harnessone size2.70042500a wide range
of passenger sizes
Split Legs Paramotor
HIGH Hook-In points
S/M with
zipper extender
1.50043400Up to 185
Split Legs Paramotor
HIGH Hook-In points
L/XL with
zipper extender
1.50043410185 and up
Split Legs Paramotor
LOW Hook-In points
S/M with
zipper extender
1.50043500Up to 185
Split Legs Paramotor
LOW Hook-In points
L/XL with
zipper extender
1.50043510180 and up
Universal ParamotorMultisize with
zipper extender
2.70041015Up to 190
SLT Paramotor Harness
High Hook-Up points
Multisize with
zipper extender
2.00028015Up to 190
SLT Paramotor Harness
Low Hook-Up points
Multisize with
zipper extender
1.980420415Up to 190
Trike Pilotone size2.85049100160-190
Trike Passengerone size2.10049250160-190

The passenger harness is available in “one size fits all” – with zipper expander (zipper closed S/M size, zipper open L/XL size)

  • 42500 – Passenger Harness
  • 44030 – Pilot Stirrup/Footrest – to connect to Passenger harness (set L+R)
  • AP-100/2T – Al. karabiner 3 Ton double safety
  • AP-100/3T – Al. karabiner 3 Ton triple safety

Passenger Harness includes harness with seatplate and foam back protection (does not include Karabiners or Pilot Stirrup/Footrest)