Introduction: Paracord Weaves

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Learn Paracord Weaves, or see all theParacord Bracelet Patterns. There are many different Paracord Bracelet Patterns, here are some of the most popular. The Cobra, King Cobra, Sidewinder, Viper, Rattler, Mamba, Fishtail, and Boa. The Cobra being the most popular, along with Fishtail, and King Cobra. Get your Paracord kit and try making each Paracord Bracelet.

Step 1: Paracord Weave - King Cobra

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The King Cobra Paracord Weave with a black tracer. This is the same as the cobra weave, but weaved back over itself. The tracer is a piece of micro paracord weaved in with the outside piece of paracord. It is the widest of the paracord weaves, and use about 20 feet of paracord. Next learn how to make a Survival Bracelet. See more Paracord Knots.

Step 2: Paracord Weave - Boa

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The Boa paracord weave is a little more complicated, and its best made on a jig. It is weaved horizontally back and forth, just over a 1 inch wide. Continue to see next Parachute cord Bracelet.

Step 3: Paracord Weave - Sidewinder

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Sidewinder Paracord weave, is best made with 2 colors, and is just over an inch wide.

Step 4: Paracord Weave - Cobra

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This is the Cobra paracord weave, made with a pink tracer. This its the most popular weave. Besides adding a tracer you can add a flatine or double flatline, which is a piece of paracord, with the center strings taken out, and weaved into the top of the paracord bracelet.

Step 5: Paracord Weave - Viper

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The Viper Paracord Weave, is a newer weave with a more aggressive look. It is the same width as the cobra braid, you can also add a tracer.

Step 6: Paracord Weave - Rattler

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Rattler Paracord weave is a newer weave, it does not use as much 550 paracord as the other weaves, about 8 feet.

Step 7: Paracord Weave - Mamba

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The Mamba Paracord weave is one of my favorite weaves, it only uses about 8 feet of 550 paracord.

Step 8: Paracord Weave - Fishtail

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This is the Fishtail Paracord weave, is one on the more popular weaves, and is also the thinnest braid at 3/4 inch. See the ViperParacord Bracelet Check out the new Paracord Blog Paracord, Try more the Viper Paracord Bracelet, or these otherParacord Projects.


Rafael22 (author)2017-01-24

I've got a 15$ Paracord bracelet for free HERE.

Osquar (author)2016-07-09

I really like how you have collected all the different types. Also how you have added some projects or links to more detailed instructions.

AustinL28 (author)2016-04-03

Could use some instructions for the boa

dmiller54 (author)AustinL282016-05-25

if you look up trilobite paracord bracelet, you will find more detailed instructions. Many of these weaves are known by different names, the OP must have just liked the sound of snake names.

Ygdrasil (author)2015-09-27

Awesome !

racer283 (author)2015-07-20

Could you add some instructions for the last few?

allenpeter (author)2015-06-20

Nice Design

animeguard (author)2015-06-03

nice work

ErikhS (author)2014-08-25

still no luck trying to find a how-to for the mamba. anyone know where I can find them?

bardbard (author)ErikhS2015-05-20

go to youtube and search how to make a ladder rack paracord braclet

EmilyP1 (author)ErikhS2014-11-01

its called single genose (i dont know if thats correct spelling or not lol)

sives (author)ErikhS2014-08-26

I think it's called something backbone. I've never heard any of these being called by these names

howardjackson (author)2015-04-02


davidramirez5 (author)2015-04-01

Great work done..

doublemeow (author)2015-03-31

earlcollins (author)2015-03-28

Very creative work.. Really good

max.wigg.1 (author)2014-10-22

I have just invented a new braid called the copperhead

leaf26 (author)2014-08-22

is "sidewinder" also known as dragon's tongue?

AkParacord (author)2014-07-28

Rattler is here:

CCAMP36 (author)2014-07-26

Anyone know how to do the Mamba and Rattler weaves? I cannot find them anywhere but here...

iAmTheWalrus 678 (author)2014-07-17

from 5 to 8 there is no instructions, which are the only ones that I really want to make

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