Rothco Type III Commercial Paracord (Black, 550-Pound/100-Feet)

August 17, 2014 - Comment

Rothco’s Type III 550 lb. Paracord is 100% nylon, 5/32″ in diameter and has a 7 strand core. It made by a certified US Government contractor and has a 550 lb test strength. Product Features Made in USA by a certified US Government contractor 5/32″ diameter 550 lb. test 100% Nylon 100 feet

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Rothco’s Type III 550 lb. Paracord is 100% nylon, 5/32″ in diameter and has a 7 strand core. It made by a certified US Government contractor and has a 550 lb test strength.

Product Features

  • Made in USA by a certified US Government contractor
  • 5/32″ diameter
  • 550 lb. test
  • 100% Nylon
  • 100 feet

Comments

G. Urrutia "El Locomotive" says:

Not The Real Deal, Still OK I’ll keep this short, but if you want the real military grade stuff, the nomenclature is MIL-C-5040H. MIL-C-5040 is different! Unfortunately I learned too late that many companies stock two different versions of Type III paracord. This stuff is ok, but please know it isn’t the same stuff we use in the military. Real paracord has two colored strands in addition to the standard white to designate the manufacturer. The strands are also much tighter. If you receive paracord that has all white…

K. Ferriman says:

As advertized I don’t like leaving a 5 star review, as no item is perfect. That said, I gave this item 5 stars as it is exactly what it was advertised to be. When I opened the paracord (which was shipped quickly by the way) I could see the 7 strands inside. The paracord holds my weight, 240 lbs, with not problem – which is what I was looking for. You shouldn’t use this to clime mountains, there is better rope for that. But, it makes for great looking and long lasting shoelaces, camping line etc. I bought it…

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