An accessory cord is an essential part of any emergency kit.
If you’re going to go kayaking, there is one thing you should keep in mind. No matter how sturdy your kayak is, there’s always a chance that you might have to make repairs somewhere other than the comfort of your own home. As a result, it’s always a good idea to make sure that you have an emergency repair kit with you no matter where you’re kayaking.
This becomes an even better idea when you are going to go on long, drawn-out kayak tours. The further you are from shore, and the farther you are going, the more likely it is that you’ll have to do kayak repairs on the water at some point. If this is the case, you should make sure you have a kayak repair kit that includes everything you need, including an accessory cord.
The accessory cord is basically a strong, thin cord that comes in several different sizes. Since you will likely have some sort of bindings on your kayak, it’s important to have an extra cord. If you’re going to be putting the extra accessory cord into an emergency kit of some sort, then you’ll probably want to go with one of the thinner types of cord.
That way, you’ll be able to fit a longer length into the small space that you have to work with.
Accessory cords come in several different thicknesses, and depending on where you buy them from you can determine the length. Most stores will just be selling accessory cord off of large spools. This is good for you, as you can determine how many feet of cord you want, and then get it. This is good since it means that you’ll be able to make a long accessory cord without needing to tie two cords together. This way, you’ll have a stronger cord than you would ordinarily.
While it’s usually a good idea to match the thickness of your accessory cord to the cords on your kayak, that’s not necessary. You will probably be able to use almost any size accessory cord on a kayak. Not only that, but you can also use accessory cords to lash things down onto your kayak. For instance, if you need to make sure that you have an extra paddle, then you can use your accessory cord to lash one down onto your kayak for later.