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Old 10-27-2017, 07:39 AM   #121
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My mom was a seamstress and I have commercial rolls of thread that don't glow!
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I'm surprised at the amount of ignorance on this thread. The Germans started to experiment with synthetic material at the beginning of the 20th century.
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Old 02-23-2018, 05:07 PM   #123
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I suggest reading this article I wrote about the Black Light Test.

The glow has nothing to do with synthetic fabrics.

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