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Discover the Uses of Paracord

Paracord, also known as parachute cord or 550 parachute cord. A type of nylon rope originally used in specialist parachutes. Its strength and has made it a tool for outdoor enthusiasts and survivalists. Yet also excellent for crafting and DIY projects.

If you enjoy camping, hiking, or being prepared, you should have paracord in your toolkit. Practically essential for outdoor activities.

What is Paracord?

Paracord is a light nylon rope with a core surrounded by a woven outer layer. Woven construction gives it its strength while maintaining a lightweight and flexible profile. The most common type is “550 cord,” which gets its name from its minimum breaking strength of 550 pounds. In metric, this is an astounding 250 kilograms!

Survival Uses

Survival and Outdoor Activities

Paracord is a survivalist’s best friend thanks to its range of practical applications in the wild. Here are some of our favourite applications.

Shelter Building: Use it to construct shelters, whether it’s tying down tarps or creating improvised tents.

Warmth: In emergencies, you can use the inner strands as tinder. It could save your life one day!

Gear Repair: Repair broken straps, zippers, or equipment by weaving or tying knots in a pinch.

In emergencies: You can use it as tourniquets, splints, or makeshift slings in First Aid.

Trap Setting: Construct traps for hunting or catching food in survival scenarios.

Crafting and DIY Projects

Outside survival, para cord has become popular in crafting and DIY groups. Paracord rope isn’t just for survivalists! Some common projects include:

Bracelets and Jewelry: Create stylish bracelets, necklaces, or keychains using various weaving techniques.

Dog Collars and Leashes: Craft durable and unique accessories for pets.

Lanyards and Zipper Pulls: Add a personal touch to backpacks, jackets, or bags with paracord accents.

Knife Handles: Wrap knife handles with cord for improved grip and comfort.

Gardening: Use paracord to support plants, create trellises, or hang outdoor decorations.

Paracord Supplies UK.

For fans wanting to buy paracord and accessories, EDC Warehouse has curated a selection of colours and styles. Including standard 550 cord, fire starting cord and prebuilt accessories. for your next adventure – grab some cord and live the possibilities.

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