NITE IZE Paracord High Strength Utility Cord 50ft Originally created as suspension lines for parachutes the lightweight semi-elastic strength and weather-resistant quality of braided nylon paracord makes it a versatile durable alternative to rope with hundreds of uses. Tested for 550 pound break strength our Nite Ize 550 paracord is excellent for bundling small loads and rucksacks for use in harnesses clothes line dummy cords guy lines snare lines hanging bear bags for use as boot and shoe laces – any task where light cordage is needed. In a pinch you can pull the guts from the outer case and use the inner strands for fishing line zipper pulls – even dental floss. Made in the USA. Specifications *Package comes with 50 of black 550 paracord. *3.18mm (1/8in) diameter. *150LB working load. *550LB break strength.