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100 uses for Paracord

Discussion in 'Bushcraft Chatter' started by unorthadox, Jan 28, 2011.

  1. Mesquite

    Mesquite Anyone for sailing?

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses :rolleyes:
     
  2. DaveBromley

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    Manchester, England
    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
     
  3. lab72

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    emergency trouser fly farsener.
     
  4. lab72

    lab72 Native

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
     
  5. bojit

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
    35:used with a stuff sack for bear bagging food up a tree.
     
  6. Toddy

    Toddy Mod
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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
    35:used with a stuff sack for bear bagging food up a tree.
    35: Attaches a springy sapling, and wraps around the working timber, to a treadle to drive a pole lathe.
     
  7. hatethatgiraffe

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
    35:used with a stuff sack for bear bagging food up a tree.
    35: Attaches a springy sapling, and wraps around the working timber, to a treadle to drive a pole lathe.
    36: To use for zip pulls :)
     
  8. Scout

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
    35:used with a stuff sack for bear bagging food up a tree.
    35: Attaches a springy sapling, and wraps around the working timber, to a treadle to drive a pole lathe.
    36: To use for zip pulls
    37: To hold your hat on your head
     
  9. Frogo

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    Raft Building

    Attach knife to a pole for a spear

    Holding a leg or arm splint in place

    Rifle sling

    Bird snares

    Repairs to rucksack
     
  10. unorthadox

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
    35:used with a stuff sack for bear bagging food up a tree.
    35: Attaches a springy sapling, and wraps around the working timber, to a treadle to drive a pole lathe.
    36: To use for zip pulls
    37: To hold your hat on your head
    38: Improvise a ladder
    39: Improvise a harness
    40:
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  11. jackcbr

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Towing a Land Rover
    23:
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  12. unorthadox

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32: Using the outer casing as a strap for your glasses
    33: Lashing together an emergency shelter
    34:emergency trouser fly farsener
    35:used with a stuff sack for bear bagging food up a tree.
    35: Attaches a springy sapling, and wraps around the working timber, to a treadle to drive a pole lathe.
    36: To use for zip pulls
    37: To hold your hat on your head
    38: Improvise a ladder
    39: Improvise a harness
    40: Hang your bag off the wet floor
    41:
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  13. Shambling Shaman

    Shambling Shaman Bushcrafter (boy, I've got a lot to say!)

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32:A skipping rope for kids (needs a heavy knot in middle)
     
  14. Shambling Shaman

    Shambling Shaman Bushcrafter (boy, I've got a lot to say!)

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32:A skipping rope for kids (needs a heavy knot in middle)
    33:have used it to hang mesh frames for propagating plants in greenhouse.
     
  15. unorthadox

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    Well the list has reached the halfway mark (keeping a separate master list), just another 50 uses to go :)
     
  16. nickliv

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    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32:A skipping rope for kids (needs a heavy knot in middle)
    33:have used it to hang mesh frames for propagating plants in greenhouse.
    34 Emergency cock ring during times of erectile difficulties. Or so 'm reliably informed. Ahem.
     
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    :nono::lmao::lmao::lmao::lmao::lmao:

    Craig.............
     
  18. nickliv

    nickliv Settler

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    Location:
    Aberdeenshire
    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32:A skipping rope for kids (needs a heavy knot in middle)
    33:have used it to hang mesh frames for propagating plants in greenhouse.
    34:Emergency cock ring during times of erectile difficulties. Or so 'm reliably informed. Ahem.
    35: Rudimentary swing for the kids as and when they become bored.
     
  19. bojit

    bojit Native

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    Location:
    Edinburgh
    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32:A skipping rope for kids (needs a heavy knot in middle)
    33:have used it to hang mesh frames for propagating plants in greenhouse.
    34:Emergency cock ring during times of erectile difficulties. Or so 'm reliably informed. Ahem.
    35: Rudimentary swing for the kids as and when they become bored.
    36: anyone for conkers

    Craig..................
     
  20. unorthadox

    unorthadox Forager

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    Location:
    Newcastle
    1: Tie tarp to trees
    2: Lanyard to hold item (knife, keys etc)
    3:emergency para cord wrist band, for bow drill when in the brown stuff...lol...
    4: emergency snare (from one of the strands inside)
    5: fishing line (from inner strands)
    6: Boot laces
    7: Floss with the inner strands
    8: Dog lead
    9: attach parachute to rig (isnt this what it actually is??)
    10:Wrap knife handle
    11: Bow drill
    12:Washing line
    13: Improvise a seat attaching a long log horizontally to 2 trees
    14: emergency repair for sail while sailing/canoeing
    15: belt for your trousers
    16: Hang kettle/cooking pot over a fire
    17: emergency thread (from inner strands)
    18:Make a fishing net from inner strands
    19:Make into a net hammock
    20: Improvise a sling
    21:Hobble your horse
    22: Perimeter trip wires with billy cans etc in bear territory
    23:Watch strap
    24:Rig up a quick bow stringer when you've forgotten yours...
    25:a trap to catch chavs for dinner......lol bit boney though!!!!!!!!!
    26:Carry gear on your back when you don't have a rucksack
    27:A platypus hose cleaner(by tying granny knots in it and pulling it through.
    28:For tying house keys to kids when they keep loosing them.
    29:emergency tow rope - admittedly you need several strands but it is surprising what a few together will hold!
    30:A pulley line for dragging big bits of wood up the side of a hill , i know it works because i've done it
    31:A stanby strop.... Actually works quite well!
    32:A skipping rope for kids (needs a heavy knot in middle)
    33:have used it to hang mesh frames for propagating plants in greenhouse.
    34:Emergency cock ring during times of erectile difficulties. Or so 'm reliably informed. Ahem.
    35: Rudimentary swing for the kids as and when they become bored.
    36: anyone for conkers
    37: Absail down a cliff edge
    38:
    39:
    40:
     

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