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Posted 19 July 2006 - 08:41 PM
On both ends of the thread spool where the bobbin thingy (I'm sure there is a technical name for that) fits into the hole of the spool, put a small patch of white teflon thread tape (plumbers use it to seal pipe threads) between the bobbin thingy and the spool. This stuff comes in small rolls at your local hardware emporium.
beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise"
Posted 20 July 2006 - 12:17 PM
Posted 27 August 2006 - 07:03 AM
Posted 27 August 2006 - 09:02 AM
"Different strokes for different folks.....Different Flies for different Guys"
Posted 22 September 2006 - 11:13 AM
I remove the spool for a moment (leaving the thread thru the barrel), stroke the yolk/thingies along both sides of my nose, slip the spool back on the yolk, and go back to tying. The natural oil located along most peoples nose will lubricate the bobbin/spool quite nice. Take care & ...
Tight Lines - Al Beatty
Posted 24 September 2006 - 11:18 AM
This is off the subject a little but You can also use that oil on your fingers when playing guitar or bass. And on your lips to prevent chapping.