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Project 1About six months ago, I was looking for a good EDC (Every Day Carry) pocket knife.  Every gentleman should have a pocket knife for those random times when something suddenly needs to be cut.  For example, a thread from a piece of clothing.  Eventually I settled on aSpyderco Spin Etched Stainless Steel Plain Edge Knife.  The knife alone looked a little naked, so I found a web site that offered paracord fobs for pocket knives.  I purchased one, which complemented the knife very well.  I forgot where I purchased it from, but it was only seven dollars.  For those confused as to what paracord is, it is essentially 4-5 mm parachute cord, containing seven individual strands of rope inside a sheath.  A hundred feet of paracord costs about seven dollars. Continue Reading