These are the finest braided parachute cord mecates available. Made from 12 strand military style parachute cord braided over a nylon core, the 9/16" square rope fits well in your hand and can be held comfortably. It comes with a gaucho knot on one end and a leather popper on the other end.
The mecate comes in 22' length for use with the snaffle bit and slobber straps.
Cleaning: Use warm, not hot water and let it soak overnight or longer if need be and rinse. This shoudl get all of the sweat and dirrt out. You can use mild soap but make sure you really rinse it wll to get all the soap out.