How to Braid 550 Cord Lanyards?

Answer Parachute cord, paracord and 550 cord are the same kind of cord---the cord just has several names. This cord features a thick, strong fibrous center with a woven nylon covering. It is used to secur... Read More »

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How to Make Cord Lanyards?

Adding a cord lanyard to a set of keys helps to keep you from losing the keys. Additionally using colored cords allows you to customize the look of your lanyard by choosing what colors the sides of... Read More »

How to Braid Lanyards With Paracord?

Paracord is a cord originally made for parachutes. Made of braided threads encased in nylon, this strong cord can support weights of up to 550 pounds, according to Dr. James Hall in "35 Items For Y... Read More »

What is the cord material called on camera lanyards?

Probably nylon cord, the same stuff they make parachute cords out of - although much smaller in diameter.

How to End a 4 Cord Braid?

A four-cord braid, which is also known as a four braid, is a braiding style. It is often used for craft projects, such as making lanyards or cords that are thicker and more interwoven than the trad... Read More »