The SOL 550 Paracord in 50 feet offers a mountain of multi-use functions with 7 inner strands. The 100% nylon outer sheath is durable and strong, yet flexible enough to tightly wrap and pack up. Perfect all your outdoor needs, use for tying down gear, hanging food, building a shelter, shoelaces, or a leash for your furry trail companion. In an emergency, use as a splint or tourniquet. In need of a smaller diameter? Simply tease out the threads to use as a fishing line or thread. The SOL 550 Paracord in 50 feet is an essential in any outdoor adventure kit.