Introduction: How to Make a Key Fob Out of Leftover Paracord Scraps

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have you ever made a paracord braclet and threw away the leftover scraps. well don't you can quickly make a paracord key fob out of those scraps.

Step 1: What You Will Need

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you will need


-a cutting tool


-key ring

-paracord scraps

Step 2: Prep for the Tying

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preping for the tying is easy simply fold the paracord in half and put it through the ring and fold it to the preffered length

Step 3: Tying the Knot

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put the first cord under the loop put the second cord under cord #1 bring cord #2 over the loop and under the loop created with cord #1 tighten reapt knot to the end of loop

Step 4: Finishing It Up

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cut the two cords and burn with a lighter

Step 5: Enjoy

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I hope you like your new key fob enjoy


Erica Engdahl made it! (author)2016-06-26

I had some spare bits of paracord left after I made a dog collar for my mum's dog so this was such a great project to come across! Thank you!

leazan (author)2016-02-23

already have instructions with many others things with paracord. Thanks anyways.

trapshooter4god (author)2016-02-23

mine were about 7 in

KVSBUNNY (author)2016-02-23

about how long were the scrap pieces? Thanks

Taillights (author)2016-01-31

That's great,& I want to learn as much as I can w/p-cord and I know another thing, paracord is right up there with tie wire and duct tape!

trapshooter4god (author)2015-12-21


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charlie2112 (author)2015-12-10

Wow!!!You are very good.

mlawing (author)2015-12-10

I've done this very thing with my longer scraps. Very handy!

trapshooter4god (author)2015-12-09

then make a smaller one its a lot bigger then it looks

DIY Hacks and How Tos (author)2015-12-08

Great idea. You never know when you might need a piece of cord.

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