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I like Paracord also. I use Lanyards on some of my slingshots as an additional safety ( besides safety glasses ). Can't be safe enough!
 

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I personally don't like having them on the frame but for the slings that don't have a super positive grip I'll use 550 Paracord. I received a couple woven adjustable ones in a purchase not long ago and they seem like a nice option. Might have to find some time and put one together myself one of these days.
 

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I love all cordage, but paracord is plentiful & affordable. So I use it moatly.

I like to have a cinch of some kind on the standard wrist lanyard (i.e., Wooden bead, metal bead, or a spring release button).

I do consider a decorative bead on a string a lanyard if you hold it or wrap it around a pinkie.

But the lanyard I have come to most like is a 4mm (4 strand) paracord woven Pinkie lanyard. They help small flips retain their pocketeability for convenient carry. And I keep a relaxed hand with 'em and add a magnet ring for semi-auto...Well sort of...

Those machine gun skills are not for me. But I use the pinkie lanyard to gather up my steel.

PS- Woven cotton twine is very comfortable and can be waxed after you weave it and put it on.It does not last forever like nylon (a.k.a) paracord. Wool is not as comfortable, but it does last a bit longer.

Bottom pic is as loose as my hand gets.
 

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I don't usually use lanyards (I live for the thrill of having a frame fly back and pop me in the face) but I've used them before with paracord. No complaints!
 

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I like lanyards made of 4-5 mm thick paracord, mainly for the purpose of not dropping the slingshot while fumbling with the ammo during the reloading stage (it's happened once or twice) - albeit that there is the rare risk of a slingshot held too loosely flying back into one's face.
 

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I prefer a well made and well fitted braided lanyard (big surprise lol) I do tend to use paracord but am considering experimenting with other materials. I like the safety factor, the support it provides the frame and the fact I can let the slingshot dangle if I need both hands to set up a target etc. $0.02 :)
 

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I prefer a well made and well fitted braided lanyard (big surprise lol) I do tend to use paracord but am considering experimenting with other materials. I like the safety factor, the support it provides the frame and the fact I can let the slingshot dangle if I need both hands to set up a target etc. $0.02 :)
Well made indeed. Yours are my favorite

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