STITCHING REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS (CONT)
Using beeswax (1), wax piece of thread (2) using the following steps:
a. Hold one end of thread (2) against piece of beeswax as shown above.
b. Pull entire length of thread (2) across the surface of beeswax (1) with other,
c. Repeat above steps until thread is sticky.
Thread sailmaker's needle (1) with waxed thread (2).
a. Fold over a piece of waxed thread (2) to form small loop (3).
Make loop at end of thread if two stands are used. Make loop at point halfway between
ends if four strands are used.