Black Scout Tutorials - Wrapping a Paracord Knife Handle

We had a viewer request a demonstration of wrapping a paracord knife handle. This particular wrap is known as the "figure 8 method". It gives a comfy grip and a nice appearance. Other than helping out with ergonomics it also allows you to carry a length of usable paracord with your knife.

The knife featured in this video is the Knives of Alaska Xtreme Model V. Check out the video if your interested in learning this wrap method.


  1. There is no better way of modifying a hunting knife than wrapping Paracord around the knife handle. The wrapped handle offers a comfortable grip. If the wrapping proves to be difficult, then learn the basics of Paracord braiding here: