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    New Member johnnyquest's Avatar
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    what kind of thread?

    what kind of thread should i use when sewing silnylon?
    i did a search but the word "thread" brings up all kinds of stuff.

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    Polyester 100%. No cotton!

    I use Guttermans.
    Last edited by Cannibal; 12-07-2007 at 13:25. Reason: Forgot to name thread

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    you the man. wow, what a great site that i can get an informed answer this quick. thanks!

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    You can go cheep and get the big spool of polyester and go to the JRB website and they have a DIY thread stand you can make.

    I meant Speers not JRB. I have underquilts on the brain
    Last edited by Jazilla; 12-07-2007 at 15:20.
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    100% polyester Gutterman's thread. It available at any Jo Ann's fabric store. Ebay is a good source for Gutterman thread if you want to pick up several colors at once.
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    I've been working off a cone of polyester thread I got from Speers, 6000 yds of it!

    Further down that page are instructions for a stand you make for it using a CD case and a wire hanger. Looks funky but I've done it and it works.

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