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Old 04-10-2013, 12:25 PM
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Default Re: Hobby to obsession

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Originally Posted by Auntie Em View Post
Robert, the priciest things about the manual wrap are my fingers!! But, they are attached to the rest of me!
A rod wrapper can be as inexpensive as a notched box, a tea cup, a book, and your fingers. You just roll the blank in your fingers, and guide the thread/silk on to the blank as you go. I find it restful.
Thank you very much. I'm gonna give it a whirl. Worst case, I just go back to the power wrapper.
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