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Top 250 Colors - 550 Paracord - 50 and 100 ft. Hanks

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Shop with ease! Our Top 250 Colors of 550 Paracord all in one spot! Choose from our most popular lengths - 50 foot and 100 foot hanks! With prices starting at $5.99 + free same day shipping - Paracord Planet is the best paracord shop to buy paracord from.

What is Paracord? Paracord (also known as Parachute Cord) is a lightweight, nylon kernmantle (inner core protected by a woven outer sheath) rope originally used in the military for suspension lines in parachutes as well as many other purposes where cordage was needed. Veteran’s found thousands of other uses for paracord as time went on including fishing line, survival gear, shoe laces, belts and so much more. 550 Para cord is one of the toughest, most dependable cords available.

The smooth texture of the rope comes from the 32-strand interwoven nylon sheath (kernmantle). Encased in the strong and smooth sheath are 7 nylon inner strands, both of which contribute to the cords 550-pound tensile strength. Another bonus of paracord are the versatile inner strands – which can be removed anytime a smaller yet tough string is needed in any variety of situations such as fishing line, sutures, snares and accents just to name a few.

Expanding the usage of paracord even further, easily learn weaves, wraps and knots tailor made for easy unravelling in survival situations. In addition to all the utility functions paracord serves, another widespread use for paracord is crafting. Make bracelets, handle wraps, belts, lanyards, whips and hundreds of decorative items.

What you can expect from all Paracord Planet 550 Paracord:

  • 100% Made in the USA
  • Type III Nylon Paracord
  • Approximately 4mm in Diameter (.16 inches)
  • 550lbs Tensile Strength
  • 32-Strand Interwoven Nylon Sheath
  • 7 Nylon Inner Strands
  • UV Fade Resistant


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  • 5
    550 cord

    Posted by Mikey on Oct 15th 2021

    I ordered this 100’ Hank of concrete gray and I really like the color it’s not to dark and it’s not to light blends with the colors of my kayak very nicely

  • 5
    Great product

    Posted by Elaine on May 21st 2021

    The color on my computer was real close to what I received and will work great for my bottle wraps. Great price & the best customer service. I will be ordering again.

  • 4
    550 Paracord

    Posted by David on Mar 29th 2021

    Stiffer then I have used. No problem weaving. Perfect colors for project. Higher quality then other cord. Had difficulty melting together at first, will order more

  • 5

    Posted by Bob K on Feb 27th 2021

    Great for all kinds of projecgts

  • 5

    Posted by Carle Kemp on Jul 25th 2020

    These are the best and strongest cords I’ve come across! Super impressed!

  • 5
    Paracord purchase

    Posted by Sarah McGuire on Jun 1st 2020

    Nice product and fast service

  • 5
    Great product, exactly as needed and advertised at a reasonable price.

    Posted by Walt Chany on Mar 8th 2020

    Will order again from this company. Received my paracord very quickly. Thx!

  • 5
    Lovin my paracord

    Posted by TC on Jun 19th 2018

    Always the best. Best selections and colors.

  • 5

    Posted by marko on Feb 22nd 2018

    really great paracord best i have bought in a while and free shipping as well is amazing will definitely order again soon

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