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Monkey Fist Size Chart

Monkey Fist Size Chart

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Dec 5th 2019

Monkey fist knots can serve a variety of functions. They can be used as keychains, doorstops, drawer pulls, or decorations. For even more ideas, read our blog post Monke … read more
How to Tie a Slip Knot

How to Tie a Slip Knot

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 22nd 2019

There is some confusion around the term "slip knot." Knot tiers often get this knot confused with various sliding knots such as a midshipman's hitch, which is more accur … read more
What Tools Do I Need for Paracord Crafting?

What Tools Do I Need for Paracord Crafting?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 15th 2019

When starting any hobby, it can be difficult to decide whether or not to rush out and buy the best quality tools right away. This is a dilemma for many beginner paracord … read more
Buckles vs. Shackles

Buckles vs. Shackles

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 7th 2019

The biggest debate among our customers is whether or not to buy mil-spec paracord. Probably the second biggest debate is whether to use a plastic buckle or a metal … read more
I Know What You Did Last Summer

I Know What You Did Last Summer

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 31st 2019

This last summer has been great. Way up north in Fargo, ND, we saw warm weather (Yes, it does get above freezing here.), street fairs, fishing, biking, and many other ou … read more
Should You Buy Paracord (Infographic)

Should You Buy Paracord (Infographic)

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 25th 2019

If you're new to paracord, or if you're just wondering if it's time to purchase more paracord, sometimes decisions can be hard! That's why we created this handy flowchart to help you decide. … read more
Which Buckle Size Should I Use?

Which Buckle Size Should I Use?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 18th 2019

"I'm making a paracord bracelet. What buckle size do I need?" This is one of the most common questions we get asked. If you're a beginner crafter, you might be wond … read more
Why You Should Start Paracord Crafting

Why You Should Start Paracord Crafting

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 4th 2019

Of all the hobbies out there, why choose paracord crafting? We're glad you asked. It's Easy to Start I cannot think of another hobby with such low startup … read more
What Else Does Paracord Planet Sell?

What Else Does Paracord Planet Sell?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Sep 27th 2019

Paracord Planet sells paracord, but we don't only sell paracord and paracord supplies. In addition to paracord hardware, we also have a ton of other crafting items from … read more
How to Make Your First Paracord Bracelet

How to Make Your First Paracord Bracelet

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Sep 19th 2019

If you've never made a paracord bracelet before, and don't consider yourself very crafty, you might be scared to try for fear of failure. We'll, I've got some good news … read more
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