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S288. 18/3 Colored Linen Thread
50-gram spool. Unwaxed. 100% Flax / Linen. The first number is the thickness of the thread. The higher the number, the thinner the thread; that is, 12/3 is thicker than 18/3. The second number is the number of strands that are twisted together to make the thread. 12/3 has three strands. (Flax and linen are two words for the same thing = fabric or thread made from the flax plant.) Roughly .5 mm in thickness.

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S352. 18/3 Linen Thread
Unbleached Linen Thread from the UK. 100% Flax / Linen. Unwaxed. 50-gram spool. 18/3. Approx. 172 yards

Because of its strength linen thread is used to sew signatures in book binding. It is often lightly waxed with Beeswax (S289).12/3, 18/3, 35/3. The first number is the thickness of the thread. The higher the number, the thinner the thread. That is 12/3 is thicker than 18/3. The second number is the number of strands that are twisted together to make the thread. 12/3 has three strands. (Flax and linen are two words for the same thing = fabric or thread made from the flax plant.)

All measurements are approximate!
12/3 = 1mm thickness
18/3 = 0.6mm thickness
35/3 = 0.4mm thickness



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S825. Londonderry Thread 18/3
Individual Spools Londonderry Linen Thread

This is a high quality, wet-spun linen thread, preferred by bookbinders everywhere.

Thickness: 18/3, length: 12 meters per spool (approx. 13 yards)

All measurements are approximate!
18/3 = 0.60mm thickness (S825)
30/3 = 0.45mm thickness (S826)


26 colors available!

Specify Color:
Ash Gray, Azalea Pink, Beige, Black, Blue Bird, Bluebonnet, Cabernet, Canary, Clove Brown, Cornflower, Cotton Candy, Dandelion Green, Evergreen, Ivory, Jonquil, Lilac, Maple Sugar, Peacock Green, Persian Green, Redwood, Saddle Brown, Sweet Potato, Terra Cotta, Violet, White, Wild Rose



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S826. Londonderry Thread 30/3
Individual Spools Londonderry Linen Thread

This is a high quality, wet-spun linen thread, preferred by bookbinders everywhere.

Thickness: 30/3, Length of spool: 20 meters (approx. 22 yards)

All measurements are approximate!
18/3 = 0.60mm thickness (S825)
30/3 = 0.45mm thickness (S826)

26 colors available!

Specify Color:
Ash Gray, Azalea Pink, Beige, Black, Blue Bird, Bluebonnett, Cabernet, Canary, Clove Brown, Cornflower, Cotton Candy, Dandelion Green, Evergreen, Ivory, Jonquil, Lilac, Maple Sugar, Peacock Green, Persian Green, Redwood, Saddle Brown, Sweet Potato, Terra Cotta, Violet, White, Wild Rose



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