550 paracord has tons of uses and should be included in everyone's outdoor kit, tactical kit, or just around the house. Uses include: safely opening doors from a distance during building searches, camping, crabbing, indoor and outdoor clotheslines, halyard lines. garden lines, venetian blinds, awning lines and other things that require great strength, durability, quick drying, rot and mildew resistance. Military Para Cord consists of seven separate nylon strands inside a sheath to provide strength. The individual strands can be removed for other uses and the sheath can be used by it's self for lanyards of all types.
In an emergency, the inner strands can be removed for fishing line or sewing thread.