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Uses for Coreless Paracord

Uses for Coreless Paracord

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on May 3rd 2019

Coreless paracord is paracord with the inner strands removed. While it is not as strong as 550 paracord, it has a lot of great uses, nonetheless. To get coreless par … read more
Real Paracord Stories

Real Paracord Stories

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Apr 18th 2019

Do people really use their paracord survival bracelets, or are they only worn by hiker and military wannabes? That's a fair question. It's surprisingly hard to find g … read more
What is the Paracorner?

What is the Paracorner?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Apr 12th 2019

While looking around our website or social media pages, you've probably come across something called The Paracorner. If you've explored it already, good for you. If … read more
Monkey Fist Ideas

Monkey Fist Ideas

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Apr 4th 2019

If you read our Mastering Monkey Fists post, you are probably looking for ways to use your newfound knot knowledge. —or not. Maybe you're content with just keeping … read more
Do I Need Mil-Spec Paracord?

Do I Need Mil-Spec Paracord?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Mar 29th 2019

So, a friend told you, "Be sure you buy mil-spec when you get paracord." Okay, cool. What does that mean? What Is Mil-Spec Paracord? Mil-spec paracord is paracor … read more
Running a Paracord Business

Running a Paracord Business

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Mar 21st 2019

Handmade goods. You see them at craft fairs and they're all the rage on Etsy, but what's it really like to make a living off your craft? Owner of Apex Dog Collars and Le … read more
Paracord Crafting With Kids

Paracord Crafting With Kids

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Mar 14th 2019

It takes a special kind of person to give children something as messy as paint, and then be patient enough to watch them develop their skills from ground zero. If you … read more
85 Real Uses for Paracord

85 Real Uses for Paracord

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Mar 8th 2019

Most of you have probably read articles titled something like, "101 Uses for Paracord" and you're not sure if you can trust them. They encourage you to use paracord for … read more
Getting Started with Turk's Head Knots

Getting Started with Turk's Head Knots

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Feb 28th 2019

Turk's head knots range from very simple to insanely complex. If you haven't yet tied one of these intricate knots, now is your chance to learn a little about them. They're … read more
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