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    Knot to secure nut twine?

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    Knot to secure nut twine?

    Post by fester on Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:19 pm

    Which knot / method is best to secure the twine that holds the nut in the socket. All the examples /photos I find are so neat there is n knot shown.
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    Re: Knot to secure nut twine?

    Post by c sitas on Thu Aug 23, 2018 5:46 pm

    A square knot would work . If in doubt just soak some ca into the knot. You won't even see it.
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    Re: Knot to secure nut twine?

    Post by fester on Fri Aug 24, 2018 3:26 am

    what is ca?
    what is a square knot?
    sorry but i've heard of neither. can u elaborate please.
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    Re: Knot to secure nut twine?

    Post by c sitas on Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:28 am

    ca is super glue. Look up the knot on the net . They have real good pics and explain things.
    Also if the knot is kept small and tight ,it could be rolled into the hole for it and not be seen .That's the object of the knot, very small and tight.

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