550 paracord (also known as parachute cord) is extremely strong, lightweight, and versatile cord originally designed for military parachute use. Campers, boaters, and crafters use 550 cord for bracelets, lanyards, utility cord, whips, and assorted crafts.
- 550 Type III Commercial Grade Paracord
- Made in USA by a US Government Contractor
- 550 lb. Tensile Strength
- 7 Strand Nylon Core
- 32 Strand Nylon Sheath
- 5/32" (4mm) Approx. Diameter
- Mildew Resistant
- Rot Resistant
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