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Paracord Bands

Check out Paracord Bands, the hand made in Alaska. You can choose from hundreds of colors of Paracord. 8 different Paracord cord Braids, including Cobra, King Cobra, Mamba, Boa, Sidewinder, Rattler, or Viper. You can add a Tracer or Flatline to certain braids. A Flatline is a piece of paracord with the center strings take, braided over under, along the top of the paracord bracelet. A Tracer is a piece of micro paracord braided along the outer piece of 550 paracord. Paracord Bands come with a whistle side release buckle. You can choose a regular buckle, or stainless steel adjustable buckle.

What are Paracord Bands used for. A Paracord band is a bracelet made of paracord that you can wear all the time, or when you go out in the woods, or on a hike. You will have a about 12 feet or more of paracord in case you need it. You can use it to make a shelter, repair a shoelace, make a fire bow, use it for fishing, tie your bumper on or anything in between. Paracord was first used in parachute in WWII, and quickly became a all purpose rope used throughout the military, and civilian world. Because of its light weight, small diameter, and has a breaking strength of more than 550 pounds.

Paracord Bands

Paracord Bands

Paracord Bands



Paracord Collar

Make a Paracord Collar for your pet. It will be stronger and last longer, plus you can pick from hundreds of colors of paracord. You can even get Glow in the dark or reflective paracord, to help your pet be safe at night. Depending on the size of your pets  neck, will determine how much paracord you will need, if you have a cat, you will need about 12 feet of paracord. If you have large dog you might need about 25 or 30 feet of paracord. Now you need to decide if you want to make a 2 color paracord collar, or just one. If your going to make a 2 color collar, just melt the ends together. After you have your paracord buckle, metal D ring and paracord, your ready to start making it. T

These instructions for your paracord collar is the cobra weave. It is also the same weave to make a paracord bracelet, the only differences many be the size, and the D ring. So if you already know the cobra weave it will be simple, you just have to weave in the D ring. You don’t have to use a D ring, you can use a piece of paracord, just make sure it’s attached properly. Attach the buckles to the paracord, and measure the size around your pets neck. Once you have the size you can start weaving. Follow the picture instructions below. Make sure you don’t make it to small that it will choke your pet, or to big that it will fall off.