Paracord bracelets are all the rage among survivalists nowadays. It may be because it’s a type of strong cordage disguised as an accessory. You can carry them without minding the space it will take compared to packing some regular rope or string.
These bracelets are trendy in terms of fashion and pretty much everyone wears bracelets. In addition, a paracord bracelet fits any type of outdoor activity like camping. Because it really just is a bracelet. That is until the moment you need some type of cordage. When the time comes you can just undo the end and stretch it out and there you have it, a strong and accessible cord.
Most commercially available paracord bracelets come as plain cord wound up to a beautiful design to serve the bracelet purpose. With only a buckle to hold it in place. Some makers even go as far as making a form of buckle using a knot at the end of the bracelet.
Some paracord bracelets though come with extra accessories that will serve different purposes. Moreover, some people prefer making their own bracelets out of paracord rope.
Paracord Survival Bracelets
These bracelets are simple cords wound up to be a decent-looking bracelet. It fits any outdoor type fashion and definitely would not look weird. It doubles as an emergency cordage if you’re stuck in a situation where you need some string.
Multipurpose Sets of Paracord Bracelets
Some paracord bracelets are adorned with all the bells and whistles. Most of the time with actual literal whistles that can be used in survival situations. Some have fire starters and compass for starting campfires and navigation, respectively. Aside from their purpose, these little additions make the bracelet more aesthetically better.
DIY Survival Bracelets
For the lovers of DIY, you can purchase unwound paracord so you can make your own survival bracelet. Mix and match your own colors and patterns. Additionally, you can do it by hand or use a paracord bracelet making tool.
The trick is to stuff as much paracord material in a single bracelet. The more cordage you have the more useful it will be when the time comes you need to use it.