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Little-Known Uses for Paracord in Outdoor Survival

Paracord, short for parachute cord, can save your life if you need to leave a plane (note: only if there’s a parachute attached to it.) 493 more words

Survival Straps

Parachute Cord

Browsing around on the web I have run in to several articles regarding parachute cord. You can make bracelets with it or use it as a… 199 more words

Equipment Tips

greenhouse boxes are cooking

Got two 3′ x 3′ greenhouse boxes set up just outside of the sunroom door.  I purchased these and am concerned that they’re a bit lightweight so I’ve staked them down (inside) and, I’ve placed bricks with parachute cord over the lids to hopefully keep the wind from taking them until I find a better strapping option for the lids.  180 more words

Paracord Barrel Reins


If you want some good, durable, trendy reins for barrel racing–or anything else–then try some paracord reins. They are made from parachute cord, which is strong, military grade rope. 267 more words

Nautical Knot Bracelet... or Keychain

So I’m going to start off this post with a total crafting FAIL on my part.

These were supposed to be bracelets. They turned into keychains because they were all wayyyy too small. 77 more words


A Crafternoon of Paracordin'

Well, two crafternoons.

The first was my introduction to weaving and I made a few lanyards and a wrap for my current EDC torch using purple reflective paracord I bought from a store I found on Etsy [ 496 more words

Aussie Prepper

I have discovered a new hobby!

For Christmas I bought my partner some paracord and also 2 books on paracord ties (you can make all sorts).

Well last night he made me a lovely little bracelet, and it left me wanting to give it a whirl. 101 more words

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