When you have a mission critical application and only the best will do, choose Mil-C-5040H military-grade paracord. Our Tan 499 Mil-Spec paracord has a 7 strand nylon core and a 550 lb. minimum breaking strength. Each core strand is a twisted 3-ply strand. This cord is made in America by a certified U.S. Government contractor and is the same cord used by our military forces.
Certification emailed upon request
- Mil-C-5040H 550 Type III
- Made by a Certified U.S. Government Contractor
- 550 lb. Minimum Tensile Strength
- 7 Strand Nylon Core
- Core Strands are 3-Ply Strands
- 32 Strand Nylon Sheath
- Approximate Diameter: 5/32" (4mm)
- Mildew and Rot Resistant
- Made in the USA
Please note that actual cord colors may vary from the sample photo. Click here for additional color information. Also, the manufacturing process results in a small percentage of spools with two separate lengths of cord. If your project requires a continuous length of cord, please let us know by email following checkout.