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Paracord SUTviival Bracelet

''''VII.. Use :mt to construct an emergency shelter.. It was used in..': . . .'.. The 1~550 cord" typically' used in. .4-""4-"" I_ '. the central core. the suspension lines. ..g).g sn .. ~lLU. Par'_ >Q"c·····.~ or repair YOlIT rucksack with the yarns in..paracord bracelets has a minimum breaking strength. holding l 0 feet of 55'0 paracord. of U'S parachutes in. Bracele't I:nstru'ction's How' to Make 2 color Survival Bracelets Each bracelet is in effect at miniature survival kit. 0'[' d . str~ 'o.Pa'r'aco'rd.'lli~iS.. of 550'mb (250k. rn. - ..'n. .· ...l." ..

It! s ab011t 1/5 (5' nun) in diameter..·.·.Paraeord Bracelet Materials • • . .V.5 teet (I '... '~':"" ..• fpar '. co "'lliio..·... • • • Lighter • Optional: needle and thread [.: . '" ... lit · · en '''J .'t' 'c..IlL.... .·..''''.nhe. :. .' .. one color fe " (I in an o.Gr.. I~ The Kerf. ."..1! .. ·..'. ..·.r'* ·'r' ". ".· td . L...'··. 6 then J O'UI.. 1rj.'. a Smm Cllmblng ROlJe. ...'..acor· d.U '.' ". tn Q. '. . " The most popular cord :forparacord bracelets :mscaned Inl550 cord"..ant 1 " • .almost twice as strong as 550 Paracord.5:..·.JU~.. .... COI1(i in the Bracelet is.'.. .' ee.Sm) of paracord in. rated to 1000 Ih -.. instead of in/va .5-foot lengths.'·e.·....1..'..· c ...." ··· .acord '.tf-:nee·.··1::.. . a sinele-color paracord bracelet.v. '*If youjust E1 .·'t' ..·.i."" o 2 1/2 feet (75cm) of paracord inwhatever COmOI' Scissors i[..'. ..feet 0J'P.'.' '. Sm ). .ne cotor .yr·.

Don't worry too much about getting the size exactly right at this stage. "". I " .' t O.b " '.·11. . The band will became fatter and fit more tightly once it's finished. LLSe a Lanvard Knot instead of a simple overhand knot. . "' . I'.R. because you'll 'have a chance to fine-tune it later. and tie a simple overhand knot 1 inch or .2 foot length of paracord. 'I' . Check.2 from the Ioose ends . ' ". .'.Set Bracelet Size Double over theZ l 1. Il. ."'.rd .11 rona .. " ' " . It's best to make the bracelet slightly loose. TIlls will be the size of the bracelet: I.' . the size of the bracelet by putting the ]001'1 over the knot like below ...' .B'r. .". ·. "'r" '.' ". For a sharper look' and more SeC1IT'e closure.Pa:raco. .celet Inst:rnctioDs Step 1 _.

. ..lIle an. '.. .. H" .paracor d " ···· '.IIL" '. . . ':' . . dle 'L id " "-ad. '...'. .·.t '1' rnau... .:. Don't worry if yourjoin isn't the neatest.. er and burn . .. the . . ... 1• •• I ._...'." ..ill...g pleces"T···... '..er ie .·· . I. L o ...•... .ee. ". ." join them ...·.. ':' . ionger . ot h '.~ ep egemer I' '1 . ..."..ord .h e·····. if you 're making ".•. ....·.th. .... ...· 2'" ~II·:·.... in...• single-color paracord bracelet 0 . th .2 . .'~...it. J om ·..ere s aJoln..t··.e. '"'1:''' .:. . PIIt:...rnm r on. \ . I .. . """""'::" " u . .• . because the join will lie directly against your wrist....·. ""a".e.ogetr... because it will 'be hidden on the inside of the bracelet. ......."no t. : .. m !I:.. . .cr:· .' .. .. ' .illi th n. '. thre: .. ade .. .. ". .. . ..J'.. pieces....... ... Reinforce the join with a few stitches through it W ...r ..'. ... ' S~t· .. JlLSt make sure that Vall 'melt down ally" scratchy edges . _"..I... . . ..: Note: Sllip this step Q: ." 0if.· t 0:' . .. one c.. ".•..'.. .}... u.t:'h··....

." Jr " St .. joined piece behind the short piece.'.. the long piece should sit directly beneath the short piece.". . with the long. in.'.0 b '.ep 3 . a nTI~I. Stlt'c h Arrange the paracord pieces in. The join. C"" "ra.

:~1S. 0 " oop a t.O·. ']. .) ...I." .2nd feed the left (black) strand thr d the ng it...' . em:. '0....' .. '.'2" )~'. (Too tight and the bracelet will be stiff and inflexible. " .' '. .' . '!i. . ... -'. Here's a series of photos to make it clearer.u . or . . .'I10ll Bar or Portuguese Sinnet.(.' .'. " ..) ofI"". '. througrh th m oop marie on the ri h the '!!:lIS' iU!.··'r'e..i.op. Make y'OlIT' knots firm..-.J.Oll... Ist YOlI take the right ann of the "T" and throw it over to the left ._. When YOlI tighten the knot...'.e'·""'0' .... '... .e. -. t- -' . '. arr'_I' -- .... but not too tight. I" . my case.. '.' the.-.. bout . '... " .. in that's the red strand. . he ' '.'''''''~:js····h. '.SOIO. ...Now comes a Knot called Cobra Stitch.··-. \~V ". he ~eave a. .'..· '. ..' .'. o-r'~ 5.' .. V~ ".

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"b "..'. bunch the stitches closer together by holdinz onto the overhand'." "'.0 11 ". a ruler). ." . " """". < " :' . ' . '[ [.. ...i 'I .eep'. h ._L ". " . . . . '." i'" ".' "..'"at.'.' knot at the bottom ' of.'...". . '.': " 1111 ~ "":"'::"'. 'e _ res ill" r...".." . til'" . "t' I. . a Srit hes up t mg ne br J. ". heloop a"." t. ". i.g. the t .' l"·· .PlIShi th co. and . "b'" a Sntch t28 until YOlI get to wi thi n about ll2U (Icm) of the granny knot at the bottom.' Ks.. '.••• ' '7 s : ':.".".' . ." ".1 h to stop th stitch sliding right 0 £=1-'" tl e top.ddimg 'C"..e towar d t.r . the bracelet '.I. ' ..Y ou can. .. Put something through the loop Ist (e.. "'I"."'" ".".'.. " .C '. ' """ "" .. .' " .'.e top.. t.

the positron 0 f.... II ..' '..' . Put the bracelet around your 'Wrist and check the fit. to the central core of paracord (Black)." . This stops the cobra-stitches from sliding along the central core.' ..... my s ·t .t size.." . .·t· I'· O· 11... ·· · a-stitcr •.".'~Iloop at the end ' " s. ..'1· .positi on.. .'.. of the green arrow. at the .'. Use needle and thread to fasten th e:nd -most co bra-sf h (·Red)' "e ..'". the correc. ' .. dk ' to make the bracelet tighter or looser .'. Adjust..". mna. Adi th ~:' ... th e o'veThan· cnot u .. and makes sure that the '] . ....

l"". . it s time to snrp 0ff all~II tr e 'roose enos.2..". •. "'''' •. "' . . and press on.. .. 11 t. witlh a 'ng hter. P ]Ck ]1. . C11t it short. Repeat for the other loose ends.. lULlSh rroom shape. _ ".loose ends fromthe Cobra Stich.2loose ends from the overhand knot...luS stops It 'f.' which stops it working loose. . ' -h ~II . JIloos. "' ' ". :... .. ".~) .5mm) P okina out of"the 'bracelet I' 'TIll 1 '7 ".s After checking that YOlIT bracelet is the right size.1''''.' " .• . . " '. . to leave about ]l4 (.-' Melt this en d. .the molten end with a wet finger... I·! .: "...ray~lling" . 'r ..e d to start -" h '. By:' pr essina 011 the end. and . n you Sql18S"h it i mto a sort 0 f..! 111 " en. wit -..•..Tid.. . .1 You'll have . . ".~: wi ~II" .d. " . ~. "'" .y U'p Loose' 'En..•._. ..!. .S'te'p 4 .