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only what you need to know on the basics of industrial sewing thread. There
have been many a masters’ theses written on thread construction and
performance. Also, there is a lot of science and testing tools for abrasion
testing, breaking points, colorfastness, and even more factors. All this
information could fill a giant library. Unless you are pioneering a new material
or developing for conditions on mars, then you’ll probably be fine with the
basic knowledge contained in this article.