Introduction: Cut Paracord With Paracord

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In this instructable ill be showing you how to cut paracord with itself. In my case I didn't have a tripod or something similar to cut on so I made a loop and put in a vise.

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You then can take a second piece of paracord and loop it through the loop or what you want to cut. I recommend wrapping it around twice, it creates more friction, which cuts faster

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You then want to wrap the cutting cord around your hand or fingers, then move your hands back and forth while keeping good tension

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You should hear squeaking and/or smell the cord. This is what it look like when it's cut.

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Remember it will be hot or very warm. I hope this will help you if something bad happens. Feel free to follow and or comment


buskrat (author)2014-04-27

I grew up on a farm and used similar methods to cut hay bails open never even thought to try it with para cord

MandalorianMaker (author)2014-03-19

cool man

HelpingHands4You (author)2014-03-19

Kudos on this one man. Definitely going to remember this.

Survivorkidjr (author)2014-03-12

Anyone like bushcraft and want to post their pack on here. Thanks

TimedTapestry0 (author)2014-03-12

It was quite enjoyable

TimedTapestry0 (author)2014-03-12

I see you posted it

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