I love paracord. its amazing something so thin can hold 550lbs of dead weight. You can use it to make splints , tie off hemorrhaging wound. make snares , make bootleg sling. all kinds of stuff.
From left to right Ontario 1-18SBK machete , Cold steel roach belly , Estwing camp axe ( which I took off all the leather washers and re wrapped it in 550 cause the laminated leather was very slippery when wet and made and awful cumbersom handle . The 550 slimmed down the handle , eliminated the slip n slide . Now you get an excellent purchase of the hatchet ) , CRKT folts minimalist bowie neck knife I replaced the junk cord it came with with camo 550 and last but not least my ontario utilitac 2