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Re: weavers knot-

I only bind our own new books, and rarely full re-sews, so no 'old thread',
and I can position all knots behind tapes. I've never had any problem with
bulking of this knot. But horses for courses, and I can see that with repair
work there would be different problems to solve.

Graham Moss
Incline Press
36 Bow Street
Oldham OL1 1SJ  England


On 11/3/09 14:55, "John MacKrell" <j.mackrell@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Two problems with the carrick bend in book sewing--it is more bulky than the
> weaver's knot and it can't be easily positioned on the old thread so the
> knot ends up where you want it to be (i.e., so it does not pull through at
> the next sewing station).
> Regards,
> John MacKrell
> ---
> Ann Arbor, Michigan
> (734) 604-0992
> See finishing stoves at www.johnmackrell.com

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