Subject: 10 ft of Paracord and it's uses.
Ten feet of paracord in a survival situation is like gold. First off having any type of cordage is invaluable. The potential uses for paracord is almost limitless. In survival mode we are only limited by our own creativity.
Paracord can be used for making nets, tie downs, making fishing hooks etc... One can utilize paracord for fashioning together tools to assist in your self-reliance and sustainment. Para cord can also be used to make a life saving tourniquet, pressure dressing for compression bandages. Ten feet of paracord with a seven strand fill sheath amounts to 70 ft of paracord guts. Plus the 10 ft of the outer shell. Giving you a combined total of 80 ft of usable material.
In a survival situation having the ability to create tools is vital. Fashioning tools with the ability to secure or tie together instruments of the needed components invaluable. Para cord can serve many purposes such as fishing line. Assist with setting spring snare traps. Commonly used to make a primitive fire craft tool known as the bow drill or fire thong. As stated above the para cord and it's applications are limitless and only limited by your own creativity. Para cord is a main staple in survival should you have it to use.
Having cordage is almost a survival requirement. Even in today's survival schools we teach how to generate cordage from natural materials. It's important to know how to make cordage or rope to be effective in the wilderness. People wear paracord survival bracelets or belts. The reason they wear these type of paracord fashioned items is all part of being prepared. People know and see the endless value that having paracord offers. I alway carry paracord due to the fact that it's strong. Can contribute to saving time, when time is of the essence. Limits your need to make natural cordage. In survival sometimes the easy way is the smartest way. Only as long as the easy way does not sacrifice safety of the individual or group. Paracord it's a tool in and of itself, it's a resource. Having paracord can help make other bushcraft tools that will lead you to or contribute too you own self-reliance, or perhaps rescue.
One can watch endless videos on social video sites about the uses and applications of para cord. From jewelry to tools this military grade product is a life saver. The military uses this in today's modern era. This is a product that has staying power and is diverse in it's usefulness.