Founded in 1816, Gladding Braided Products is one of the largest US manufacturers of braided textile and wire products. As the largest manufacturer of #550 paracord, Gladding also manufactures braided textiles used in Marine and Military applications, fine braids and twine, Accessory cord, Duravet and wire rope replacement products. Gladding Braided Products is proud to be Made in the USA. Visit our website at www.GladdingBraid.com to see a full list of our products and pictures of over 120 colors of our popular #550 paracord. Contact us today!