Published On:Jun 25,2018
The thread has a sticky, waxy coating that makes it stiffer and more water repellant that other waxed thread.
Well, waxed twine has an extra weather resistance.
It is durable as it is made of two or more threads constituted together.
Easy knotting i.e.
It is used for taxidermy, leatherwork, shoe repair, and yes, preparing the deceased.
It is used in sail making, canvas work, and other crafting applications.
It is used in marine industry as well where it is used to whip the end of the lines.