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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
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
Things to Do with Neon and Glow Paracord

Things to Do with Neon and Glow Paracord

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Sep 12th 2019

Photo and Net by TreeNet Willy A couple of items we don't often post about are our neon and glow-in-the-dark paracord colors. While these varieties are not well suited for m … read more
Are Paracord Bracelets Still Popular?

Are Paracord Bracelets Still Popular?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Sep 6th 2019

Away from work, I often get asked if paracord bracelets are still popular. Many of my friends, who were once into making survival bracelets when the trend first started, … read more
How to Sell More Paracord Bracelets

How to Sell More Paracord Bracelets

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Aug 29th 2019

Many of you not only create things with paracord as a hobby, but also sell them for profit—or even charity. As with any business, it can be challenging to gauge what you … read more
Craft. Create. Customize

Craft. Create. Customize

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Aug 16th 2019

Since it's beginning, Paracord Planet's slogan has been "Craft. Create. Customize." Why did we choose that catchphrase as part of our moniker? We see paracord as one of … read more
Paracord Planet Photo of the Month

Paracord Planet Photo of the Month

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Aug 9th 2019

Many of you travel to interesting places. In fact, some of you LIVE in locations that are pretty darn beautiful! Wherever you live, work, play, or volunteer, we want to … read more
Can Paracord be Fashionable?

Can Paracord be Fashionable?

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on Jul 25th 2019

In a recent post about the Meaning of Paracord Bracelets, we talked about how paracord has usually represented the toughness of the American military—to the point that s … read more
Paracord and Rope in Any Hobby

Paracord and Rope in Any Hobby

Posted by Luke Quanbeck on May 10th 2019

Rope. The most basic tool, thought to have been around for nearly 20,000 years, is still just as useful today as ever. While the everyday man doesn't use rope in … 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
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