550 Paracord is our most popular variety of paracord because it offers a great balance of strength and flexibility. It has countless uses and is perfect for crafting bracelets, repairing clothing, constructing handle wraps, and for hunting, fishing, and camping. For other paracord varieties, visit the paracord pull-down menu above, or visit our paracord comparison chart. Use 550 cord with: most of our plastic buckles, metal shackles, breakaway buckles, cord locks.
Certified type III paracord • 550 lb tensile strength • 4 mm diameter • 7 inner strands