GI Blue Camo Paracord - Military 550 Cord
If you want to make paracord blacelets of your own, or need some relaiable rope to take on your next outdoor adventure, then this blue camo paracord is perfect for you! The blue paracord is approximately 5/32 of an inch (4mm) in diameter and a whopping 100 feet long! The braided sheath has a high number of interwoven strands for its size, giving it a relatively smooth texture. The all-nylon construction of this Blue Camo 550 paracord makes it slightly elastic. Military tough with an eye catching color, this paracord has a ton of uses. Order yours online today!
What is 550 Paracord?
550 paracord was originally designed for field use by paratroopers and designed with a minimum breaking strength of 550 pounds, giving it the name 550 cord. The unique 7 strand design gives it strengh without adding extra bulk or weight. While still in use by the military, it is now used as a general purpose utility cord by civilians as well. Paracord is used for camping, hunting, hiking and more! Paracord bracelets, or survival bracelets have even become a popular trend seen everywhere! This versatile survival cord was even used by astronauts during STS-82, the second Space Shuttle mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope!
Blue Camo USA made 550 Cord Paracord Details:
- Minimum length per pound of this Blue Camo Cord: 225 ft (69 m; max. 6.61 g/m)
- Core yarns: 7 (7 strand)
- Enhanced Nylon military cord is made in the USA