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Re: Maintaining tension in bookbinding

Dear Dorothy,

For each signature, I do a running stitch for each signature and at the end
of each run, I do a kettle stitch (at the top and bottom) before attaching
the next signature.

At 08:03 AM 04-01-2000 -0500, you wrote:
>  John--
>    To answer your question about thread tension we would need to know
>what kind of stitch you are using. Tension is usually maintained by
>tightening up at each sewing station, but how that is done depends on
>the stitch.  What sewing style are you using?
> Dorothy A.


John Ang Cheng Siew
My Paper Marbling Website: <home3.pacific.net.sg/~johnacs>

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