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Frequently Asked Questions about Paracord

Frequently Asked Questions about Paracord

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 14th 2018

Why Is Paracord Called 550 Cord? If you see a number before paracord, it denotes the amount of weight that cord can hold before failing. 550 cord is paracord that can … read more
Paracord Bucket List

Paracord Bucket List

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Nov 1st 2018

Do you have a list of things that you want to do in life, but you're not sure you will ever find the time or money? How about something a little less serious—a paracordi … read more
9 Ways to Finish a Paracord Bracelet

9 Ways to Finish a Paracord Bracelet

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Oct 4th 2018

1. Slide Release Buckle (metal and plastic) This is perhaps the easiest and most common way to finish a paracord bracelet. Slide buckles are relatively easy to put on wit … read more
How Much Paracord Do I Need?

How Much Paracord Do I Need?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Aug 30th 2018

Don't you hate it when you find a paracord tutorial that doesn't tell you how much cord you need? Me too. Here are a couple of basic tips to follow when planning out you … read more
Infinity Gauntlet Paracord Bracelet

Infinity Gauntlet Paracord Bracelet

Posted by Luke on Apr 24th 2018

The Marvel Cinematic Universe, perhaps the longest theatrical movie series ever made (if it can be called a series), comes to a climax this weekend with Avengers: Infinity War. The c … read more
Laura Croft Tomb Raider Bracelet

Laura Croft Tomb Raider Bracelet

Posted by Luke on Mar 20th 2018

Tomb Raider (Wide Zipper) Bracelet With the release of the new Tomb Raider movie this last weekend, I thought it would be cool to make a Laura Croft inspired paracord bracelet. While … read more
Paracord: What is it?

Paracord: What is it?

Posted by Luke on Mar 12th 2018

So you've heard everyone talking about paracord and you want to know what it's all about. Or maybe you have friends who keep asking you how paracord is a hobby. Either way, keep reading. A Br … read more
Just Your Luck

Just Your Luck

Posted by Luke on Mar 2nd 2018

Saint Patrick's Day is coming up. Whether that means celebrating your Irish heritage, wearing green, or drinking a lot of beer, let us help you celebrate! The Part of the Blog W … read more
Last Minute Gift Ideas for Valentine's Day

Last Minute Gift Ideas for Valentine's Day

Posted by Luke on Feb 9th 2018

Having trouble coming up with a heart-felt gift for your significant other this Valentine's Day? Look no further! We've done the searching for you. Celebrate the strength of your love with th … read more
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