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SteadyHoyt12's
08-03-2009, 12:21 AM
Im going to try to make one does anyone know what size parachute cord should i use? I would be greatful if anyone could let me know.

Gut_Pile
08-03-2009, 12:38 AM
550 cord

GSURugger
08-03-2009, 01:58 AM
yup, standard 550 7-strand

Ducks4Me
08-03-2009, 05:24 PM
Our company uses 650 cord. WWW.Littleriverlanyards.com

Wood Smoke
08-03-2009, 06:27 PM
There is true mil-spec 550 cord and then there is cord that is "like" 550 cord. The package should say if it is true 550 cord, but in reality I guess it doesnt matter if you like what you are using.

I saw some really neat looking cord recently in a variety of colors at a army/navy surplus here locally. It wasn't mil-spec but it would make some really nice, pretty lanyards!