Originated from the suspension lines of parachutes, Rothco’s Type I Micro Paracord is a versatile and practical item used by military personnel and preppers. The multi-purpose micro cord is ideal for tying supplies together, used as fishing line, and other military and survival functions. Each spool of parachute micro cord is 100 feet long and measures approx. 1/16” in diameter. Lightweight and durable, the utility paracord has a tensile strength of 95 pounds. Made in the U.S., the micro cord paracord is a great addition to your Bug Out Bag or other survival gear.