Rothco's Nylon Paracord is made by a certified U.S. Government Contractor. The Paracord is 550 LB. tested, has a 7 Strand Core and is 100% Nylon with a diameter of 5/32 Inches. Paracord was originally used in the suspension lines of parachutes and is sometimes called parachute cord. Paracord has tons of practical, tactical and military uses and is also useful for survival situations, camping and even to make bracelets, other jewelry and accessories.
Polyester Paracord also available, Rothco's Polyester Paracord is 550 Lb. tested with a 7 Strand Core and features 100% Polyester. The polyester Paracord is ideal for making Paracord accessories including bracelets, keychains, etc.