October 24, 2016

Uses for Paracord You Didn’t Know About

May 11, 2016 aptprepper 1

  This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com What is paracord? Paracord is often cited as an essential item in a prepper’s tool box. It is a lightweight nylon cord that was used for parachutes in World War II. It is also known as 550 cord, as it is rated to hold up to 550 pounds. Paracord is somewhat elastic; it is composed of inner strands and an outer nylon sheath. Paracord has multiple emergency uses such as stringing tarp […]