Turquoise Bungee Shock Stretch Cord 1/8" Diameter - 100'
Cord has a 1/8" diameter with a 100% nylon jacket that is resistant to
abrasion, mildew, and UV sunlight. The tensile strength is
approximately 100 lbs and has a rubber core with 100% elongation +/- 10%.
Available in 100' hanks and over 40 different color options to choose
from. Shock Cord performs better than alternatives such as
polypropylene sleeves due to the fact polypropylene deteriorates under
for making bungee straps, cargo nets, hammocks, and other crafted
projects Elasticity helps absorb shock which helps assist in
transporting items, holding items together, storing items, securing
items, and much more. With endless uses shock cord is a must have when traveling, kayaking, camping, hunting, boating, biking, or for general use.
cord originated to provide lightweight suspension in the undercarriage
of an aircraft before World War I to help absorb the shock while in
transport. This specific cord also was used in old style parachutes to help absorb the shock after being deployed.