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Old 06-29-12, 03:29 PM   #1
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Anyone do any of this stuff. I've tried, but I suck at women's work.

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can I rapel down the side of my building with that?
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can I rapel down the side of my building with that?
Yes, as long as it's only 10' tall
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Anyone do any of this stuff. I've tried, but I suck at able bodied sailor's work.

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There is a thing called a "Ranger Bracelet" that is used in military circles. It is worn much like any bracelet but can be used in emergencies as required. Nothing better in a survival situation for snares, shelters, etc. I used paracord for many thing over the years but mostly in parachutes that I never used.
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I have a paracord knotted lanyard on all my knives, you never know when you'll need it and it's right there.

Never tried a watchband, personally I think it looks terrible. And Rangers would never be caught wearing a 'Ranger bracelet' in my day...some guys I knew made them for their wives/girlfriends/kids to wear while they were deployed.
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I've never tried doing anything artsy with it, but it is so handy as a utility cord. I often use it to tie down things to the rear rack of the bike. The largest were microwaves. (just one at a time)
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I wonder how paracord would do as a handle bar wrap?
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i love paracord i have some that was from old parachutes and some fancy stuff
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