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Red Paracord 100 Foot 550 Type III Commercial

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550 parachute cord (550 paracord) is truly an amazing product, and can be invaluable in a survival situation. Whether you use paracord as a hobby, for outdoor activities, or for potential survival situations, ours will certainly fit your needs.

550 paracord Made In the USA By GSA ContractorsOur commercial 550 paracord is manufactured in the United States by government (GSA) contractors. Just like military issue MIL-C-5040H Type III cord, ours is seven strand Kernmantle style with each strand being two-ply 100% nylon. The outer sheath is braided from 32 nylon strands and is rated for 200 lbs. The inner strands add 50 lbs each, resulting in a total minimum breaking strength of 550 lbs.

Thousands of people use our paracord for crafting. A simple paracord bracelet, keyfob, belt, etc can contain yards of cord that can be quickly unraveled for use in a survival situation. These crafts are an interesting hobby that produces attractive and useful handmade items.

Ideas on how to use our Red Paracord

The color red is an attention grabber. It is visually stimulating, invoking feelings of passion, energy or confidence. Red excites people and certain amounts of red in an environment can create an equal amount of energy.

Red can also stimulate people physically. It can increase respiration, pulse rate, heart beat and even blood pressure. The color red can also make people more enthusiastic or it can make them feel or act more confident. Red also removes anxiety and fear for some people.

Currently, two states list red as an official color: Alabama and North Carolina. However, red is also an official flag color for a number of states including Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas and Wyoming. Of course, let's not forget it's also found in the official flag of the United States.

Thanks to its psychological effects, red is also commonly used in sports. In fact, it is the official color for a number of teams in the NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL.

NBA teams who use the color red include the Atlanta Hawks, the Chicago Bulls, the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Detroit Pistons, the Houston Rockets, the Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, the Milwaukee Bucks, the New Jersey Jets, Oklahoma City Thunder, the Philadelphia 76ers, the Portland Trailblazers, the Toronto Raptors and the Washington Wizards.

Meanwhile, NFL teams like the Arizona Cardinals, the Atlanta Falcons, the Buffalo Bills, the Houston Texans, the Kansas City Chiefs, the New England Patriots, the New York Giants, the San Francisco 49ers, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Tennessee Titans and the Washington Redskins all use red as an official color.

NHL teams who sport the color red include the Calgary Flames, the Carolina Hurricanes, the Chicago Blackhawks, the Colorado Avalanche, the Columbus Blue Jackets, the Detroit Red Wings, the Florida Panthers, the Minnesota Wild, the Montreal Canadiens, the Nashville Predators, the New Jersey Devils, the New York Rangers, the Ottawa Senators, the Phoenix Coyotes and the Washington Capitals.

Of course, baseball being the all American sport, it's no wonder that a number of MLB teams also use red, including: the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Boston Red Sox, the Chicago Cubs, the Cincinnati Reds, the Cleveland Indians, the Houston Astros, the Los Angeles Angels, the Minnesota Twins, the Philadelphia Phillies, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Texas Rangers and the Washington Nationals.

Fun Facts About the Color Red

In China, red is commonly associated with good luck and good fortune.

In the United States, brides traditionally wear the color white but in Islamic, Chinese and Hindu cultures, brides traditionally wear the color red.

Red phone booths and red double decker buses are national icons in England.

In many cultures, red amulets are worn to prolong life.

Did you know that bees cannot see the color red? Red flowers are pollinated by birds, butterflies and bats but not by bees.

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