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Old 03-08-2014, 04:23 PM   #1
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Parachute Cord Accessories

Has anyone made their own handholds, etc. from parachute cord? I'd like to see pictures of things that you made for your Jeeps!

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Old 03-08-2014, 04:38 PM   #2
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I made these a couple months ago...search YouTube, there's a couple good videos that will help get you started.

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Old 03-08-2014, 04:41 PM   #3
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I didn't make these myself but had them made...

Clothes toters! (The Mopar ones suck)
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Old 03-08-2014, 04:44 PM   #4
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I really want to make these for mine too! How difficult are they to braid? I found some videos online but it seems people braid them differently
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Mine were not that hard to do...tie just a cobra weave. I had to braid them a couple times to get them like I wanted. I have a little experience messing with paracord. Made an 8' bullwhip last year. Helped me to have a lacing needle/fid.
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Old 03-08-2014, 05:16 PM   #6
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How to

I made mine from this thread on here.
Paracord Grab handles ~ how to make your own.
I bought everything at Walmart for about 15 bucks.
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My wife and I started by making grab handles for ourselves, now we are making 1-2 sets per day. Take your time and keeps the cord tight, it's not that difficult. Wear gloves or you will tear up your hands.

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Oh and we have a ton of pictures of completed grab handles on our Facebook page, in case you want to see what a particular color combo looks like.
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I have a set of olsen185 paracord handles and they are awesome! Unless you are a diehard DIYer, I feel that you come out ahead having them do it for you. By the time that you buy the paracord and learn the weaving technique....they would have made you a set in the colors of your choice and it would be installed in the jeep already.

My 9 year old daughter actually squealed in delight when she say them installed as she would no longer be "cleaning" the side if the rig with her clothes getting in.

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Old 10-06-2014, 11:55 PM   #10
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I've been trying to find how to do the straps and I can't find it. Sorry if I'm just ignorant. I just dont want to make a ghetto bracelet/door strap. Please leave a link for me! Thank you lol
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Yeah they're easy to do.
Some grab handles and something for my little girl to pull herself into the Jeep.


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