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Offline Bazzer55

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Ropes
« on: September 21, 2018, 10:36:11 pm »
Made some tarpaulins for my wagons but what can I use to look like real rope to tie them down with !

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Re: Ropes
« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2018, 11:30:47 pm »
Cotton thread???????????? ;)

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Re: Ropes
« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2018, 11:36:30 pm »
Kevlar /fly-fishing thread much thinner...

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Re: Ropes
« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2018, 01:49:53 pm »
I've used cotton thread but it's quite 'fluffy'. I've soaked it in superglue to tame it, but have heard that a coating of PVA will also do the trick (and probably much less 'stickily' than superglue).

 

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