Perfect for your next hike this nylon 550lb paracord will not rot or mildew. It’s a great all weather material perfect for all your tactical survival situations. Typically measures 5/32″ in diameter. The yarns of the core can also be removed when finer string is needed, for instance as sewing thread to repair gear, or to be used as fishing line in a survival situation. In addition to purely utility functions, paracord can be used for braided bracelets, lanyards and belts.