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Uses for Dental Floss

Dental floss is made of strong, durable material and can be used in place of string or rope. Some uses for dental floss include but are not limited to:

  • use as fishing line
  • string up to use as a clothes line or to hang food
  • can be used to stitch a wound
  • to make a net
  • use in construction of snares, bow and drill, etc.
  • to mend or secure clothing
  • to bind shoes / boots (use as laces in layers)
  • use as lashings for shelter construction (tie tent / tarp down)