Cord, Paracord, 550, 3mm (6-8m length) £2.00

Genuine NATO 550 paracord as removed from British Military parachutes.

Olive green sheath with pull out inner strand, like a mini Kernmantel type rope.

Possibly the best cord on the market, we're now looking for this in reels to provide longer lengths.

This cord is tougher and more snag resistant than some varieties, particularly suited to use as Basha or Hootchie lines, kit lanyards, 'boonie cord' and the like.

Essential outdoor kit. John Macaleese, has written that during his days with 22 SAS they didn't rely on fancy kit; they were happy as long as they had plenty of black tape and para cord. And the British Army has long been held together by those 2 items.

Exact lengths will vary but the average is 4-6 metres.

Coin for scale only, not included.


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