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Hello,
Since buying some cheap sleeving I've realised how crud it is (fraying constantly, quite stiff material, etc) so I thought I'd give para cord a go.

Can anyone recommend any UK sites or retailers that I could buy from? Also could anyone recomment me the right sized heatshrink? (I bought some which was far to big for single wires..)

Thank you!
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post #2 of 7
see if http://ftwpc.com/cables-and-sleeving...-sleeving.html will ship.

I wanted some a while back and i didnt get anywhere.
Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/14/11 at 5:57am
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Cheers Andrew! Great rig and desk btw (I'm from oc3d )
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post #4 of 7
Hey, go to: http://www.thebushcraftstore.co.uk/ for your paracord.

Use 4.5mm heatshrink with a 3:1 shrinking ratio, i get mine from here:

http://www.chilledpc.co.uk/shop/prod...oducts_id=1492

It slips over the paracord just nicely and when heating it up it shrinks nice and even.

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Hey, go to: http://www.thebushcraftstore.co.uk/ for your paracord.

Use 4.5mm heatshrink with a 3:1 shrinking ratio, i get mine from here:

http://www.chilledpc.co.uk/shop/prod...oducts_id=1492

It slips over the paracord just nicely and when heating it up it shrinks nice and evenly.

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Brilliant, thanks a lot Dave! +Rep
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No problem, it's only £5.50 for 100ft, £15.95 for 300ft or £49.95 for 1000ft !!!! lol.

Seriously cheap !!!!!.

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wow epic find, i didnt know that it was a militarily thing
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