550 Paracord - Solid Colors

$2.99 - $64.99 & FREE Shipping

With prices starting at $2.99 + free same day shipping - Paracord Planet is the best paracord shop to buy paracord from. All Solid Colors of our quality 100% Made in the USA Paracord (aka 550 Cord) come in 10 foot, 25 foot, 50 foot and 100 foot hanks, or buy in bulk with our 250 foot and 1000 foot spool options!

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What is Paracord? Paracord (also known as Parachute Cord) is a lightweight, nylon kernmantle (inner core protected by a woven outer sheath) rope originally used in the military for suspension lines in parachutes as well as many other purposes where cordage was needed. Veteran’s found thousands of other uses for paracord as time went on including fishing line, survival gear, shoe laces, belts and so much more. 550 Para cord is one of the toughest, most dependable cords available. Beyond its 550-pound tensile strength and proven durability, the added qualities of being mold, mildew, rot and UV fade resistant makes it a top of the line rope.

The smooth texture of the rope comes from the 32-strand interwoven nylon sheath (kernmantle). Encased in the strong and smooth sheath are 7 nylon inner strands, both of which contribute to the cords 550-pound tensile strength. Another bonus of paracord are the versatile inner strands – which can be removed anytime a smaller yet tough string is needed in any variety of situations such as fishing line, sutures, snares and accents just to name a few.

Expanding the usage of paracord even further, easily learn weaves, wraps and knots tailor made for easy unravelling in survival situations. In addition to all the utility functions paracord serves, another widespread use for paracord is crafting. Make bracelets, handle wraps, belts, lanyards, whips and hundreds of decorative items.

What you can expect from all Paracord Planet 550 Paracord:

  • 100% Made in the USA
  • Type III Nylon Paracord
  • Approximately 4mm in Diameter (.16 inches)
  • 550lbs Tensile Strength
  • 32-Strand Interwoven Nylon Sheath
  • 7 Nylon Inner Strands
  • Mold, Mildew and Rot Resistant
  • UV Fade Resistant

SKU:
550-SOLID
UPC:
719574440418

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  • 4
    550

    Posted by Granger Smith on Jul 22nd 2018

    VERY light weight. Great for backpacking weather its hanging a Bear Bag or your hammock. When it arrived, then wrapping was off so the cord was lose but maybe it was just damaged in shipping. I reccomend.

  • 5
    paracord

    Posted by A.F. Mc Gann on Jul 2nd 2018

    Excellent stuff.

  • 5
    Black solid thousand foot spool

    Posted by John Farris on Jun 25th 2018

    Great cord very high quality once it's boiled and dried remains very soft and easy to work with I highly recommend every product this company sells

  • 5
    Excellent

    Posted by Susan Martin on May 21st 2018

    Having spools of solid color paracord is making our crafts so much easier. We can easily measure out what we need and melt the ends. The cord itself works well in crafts without getting kinked up.

  • 5
    items as described, colors accurate

    Posted by RB on May 14th 2018

    fast shipping, great product and good prices

  • 5
    White 550 paracord

    Posted by Rick on May 7th 2018

    Great replacement cord for my White Mountain Bear Bag

  • 5
    teal 550 cord

    Posted by eric carmon on Apr 28th 2018

    great product, great price super fast shipping

  • 5
    Solid color 550 cord

    Posted by Doc on Apr 12th 2018

    Easy to select. Lots of options. Fast shipping. Can’t ask for much more.

  • 5
    Great product

    Posted by Mark Siapco on Dec 19th 2017

    Great quality 550 cord.

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