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#63410 - 04/14/06 07:08 PM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
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eight - pararcord:
http://cambriansurvival.co.uk/kit-shop-6.html

I'd like to see the orange cord... any linkey?

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#63411 - 04/14/06 08:38 PM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
jamesraykenney Offline
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Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 315
Loc: Beaumont, TX USA
The box mine came in is at home... I will have to look for it later.

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#63412 - 04/15/06 01:11 AM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
Craig_phx Offline
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Registered: 04/05/05
Posts: 715
Loc: Phoenix, AZ
I don't know about the UK but County Comm has orange 7 strand parachute cord.
Orange parachute cord
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#63413 - 04/15/06 08:42 AM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
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Wow, like the dayglow orange!! Very mountain rescue style!!

Thanks Craig! <img src="/images/graemlins/cool.gif" alt="" />

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#63414 - 04/15/06 06:09 PM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
Paul D. Offline
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Registered: 01/22/04
Posts: 177
Loc: Porkopolis
I have some of the CountyComm orange paracord. It is very bright, though I can't say I've been able to compare it to any other orange paracord. It's great for lanyards, especially on dark knives or flashlights that tend to disappear in dim light or tall grass.
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#63415 - 05/02/06 10:39 PM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
jamesraykenney Offline
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Registered: 03/12/04
Posts: 315
Loc: Beaumont, TX USA
Finally found it!!!
http://www.paragear.com/templates/parachutes.asp?group=32&level=2&parent=193

If that does not work to to http://www.paragear.com/default.asp
On the left pick
Rigging Equipment
then
Raw Materials
then
Suspension Line
They have everything from Type I to Type V...
Type I 100lbs
Type II 400lbs 4 strand
Type III 550lbs 7 strand
Type IV 750lbs 11 strand
Type V 1000lbs 14 strand
Plus a lot more stuff like
Type IIA Which is the sleeving for type II

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#63416 - 05/16/06 09:21 PM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
krell75460 Offline
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Registered: 05/07/06
Posts: 63
Loc: Mesquite Texas
Speaking of Lanyards.....I am trying to learn how to braid para cord......can anyone point me in the right direction?.....Thank's.....Krell

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#63417 - 05/16/06 10:48 PM Re: 7 Strand 550# Paracord Specifications
wildcard163 Offline


Registered: 09/04/05
Posts: 417
Loc: Illinois
What kind of braid do you want?... round, flat, three strand, four strand, more??? It's been my experience that 550 braids/bends just like any other cordage.

Troy

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