Ripping panel
Ripping panel Ripping panel (A["e]ronautics) A long patch, on a balloon, to be ripped off, by the {rip cord}, at landing, in order to allow the immediate escape of gas and instant deflation of the bag. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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