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National SEAT 490 Parachute

National SEAT 490 Parachute

Sale Price: $2,250.00

SKU: 3801A


Detailed Description

National's Seat Pack is desirable when the cockpit has more vertical space than horizontal. For added comfort, the seat pad has one inch of "Astronaut Foam" above the parachute container (user accessible/adjustable via Velcro closure).

National 490 Premium SEAT (2) B12's with Std harness; straight line quilting; Black binding & harness; Container Color: See Color Options; Canopy; Pilot Chute & Manual. LIST $2,556.00.

  • Upgrade to three(3) B12S US$13.00
  • Upgrade to three(3) Quick Ejectors US$197.40

National 425 Premium Seat Dimensions:

Seat Height 3.5in
Seat Width 15in
Seat Depth 13in
Thickness Back Vest 0.25in

Recommended Pilot Weight is up to 241 lbs.

Color Options - Black, Navy Blue, Royal Blue, or Red (All with Black Trim and Harness)

Hardware Options

  • Standard Snap/V-Ring (B-12)
  • Quick Ejector Snap/V-Ring (QE) - QE Snaps automatically releases or "ejects: the V-Ring when pulling the finger lever outwards.

"A" (Alternative) Harness Option (Standard)

  • The Seat Pack comes standard with the "A" Harness configuration. The "A" harness positions the leg strap hardware away from the lap belt. The snap and V-ring are moved 5" rearwards to position the hardware behind lap belt.

Average delivery for most parachute orders is 4-6 weeks. Wings and Wheels maintains stock of popular models. Contact us for availability.

You can enter color and hardware options during Check-Out. Wings and Wheels will adjust pricing for additional options.


Why Buy From Us?

Wings & Wheels has been serving the sport aviation and soaring community for more than 20 years.  We have the largest and most comprehensive inventory of sailplane and soaring supplies.  Nearly everything you find here is in stock and can ship the same day.  We are here for aviators, businesses, mechanics and government.  Our goal is to fulfill your order promptly and as conveniently as our resources allow.

Wings & Wheels is proud to be the American representative for HpH Ltd, producer of the finest quality 304 sailplanes.

Our staff has over 8,000 hours of flying experience in gliders and airplanes. Wings & Wheels is staffed by Sean, Garret, Miki, Matt and Linda. You will have a friendly voice pick up when you call. Our staff is trained to promptly take your orders and ship your products.

Shipping Information

Same Day Shipping

Orders placed by 3:00 pm PST Monday-Friday for “off-the-shelf“, in-stock items are normally shipped same day by UPS.  Although we stock the vast majority of the items on our online store, we cannot assure that they will all be on hand at all times. We ship every order as quickly as possible, and in the event of a delay, be assured that we are working hard to get your order shipped promptly. Due to order volume during holidays, we cannot guarantee that all orders placed can ship on the day after the holiday closure. 

Orders for special cut products may take a few days to ship depending on order volume. Special order products ship based on the lead times of each manufacturer. 

Shipping Service

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UPS orders will need to be placed before 4:00 pm EST and 4:00 pm PST Monday-Friday to ship out the same business day.  We apply UPS retail rates to calculate shipping costs.  Packages may not qualify for actual wieight due to size.  If dimensional weight is applied by UPS your shipping & packing rate will be adjusted.  Packages are only insured aganst theft if signature delivery is accepted.  Request signature delivery.


Priority Mail & 1st Class order has to be placed by 11am. We will use the flat rate box service if your parts fit in the box and the service cost is less than USPS Priority Mail. USPS may not always have tracking information available.  If you request lower cost USPS shipping you agree to accept all responsibility for lost, stolen and damaged packages.

Delivery Timing

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