Paracord Type III 550 Black 100 Metre Reel
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Black Paracord Type III 550 100 Metre Reel
Black Paracord, also known as parachute cord, is a versatile high quality rope which can be used for a wide range of different applications. Often carried as a survival rope due to it being light weight and having a multi-strand core with an overall breaking load of 250kg (550lb). Genuine Paracord was originally designed for the US military during WW2 as a parachute cord which could also be used for survival.
Paracord 550 outer sheath is made from 32 strand 100% nylon measuring 4mm in diameter. Inner core has 7 core threads of 3ply nylon which can also be unwound and used individually.
This general purpose, smooth textured cord is the ideal choice for your needs. Below is some of the uses where this rope is needed.
Black Paracord can be used for –
- Fishing Nets
- Key Chains
- Survival Bracelets
- Sport nets
- Dummy Cords
- Tying Items To Rucksacks
- Attaching Equipment To Harnesses
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Royston Robins –
The best, strongest paracord is made entirely from nylon, but polyester cord can work almost as well and is even better in some scenarios. However, Paracord made from Nylon is what we love.
We at Plymouth Paracord Projects constantly research, buy, and test quality of the paracord from popular brands and outlets like Rope Service UK, Amazon, and other online paracord makers / outlets, in order to find the absolute best fit for paracord making projects for quality and price.
This general purpose, smooth textured 550 Paracord cord is the ideal choice for our needs at present. As they say its about quality of the product. Nylon and is the most popular paracord material, which don’t absorb much water, resist mildew and mold, and dry relatively quickly, so moisture isn’t much of a threat to good paracord.
A type III paracord is commonly referred to as a “550 paracord”. with seven to nine core yarns, type III has either a 32/1 or 36/1 sheath structure. This is an ideal choice for the majority of tasks.
As with this case is its 32/1 The Paracord 550 (diameter +/- 4mm.) is offered in many colours and patterns.
This Paracord Type III is original US made. It has 32 strands and 7 soft, twisted cores within the sheath.
Yes, we would recommend this product for different Paracord making products.
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