These are threads from Syscom that I have used on various eTextile projects and they are now available on amazon! AmberStrand 166 Silver – 30 feet $11 USD AmberStrand 166 Silver – 130 feet $37 USD I measure the resistance is 4 ohms/meter. This is the thread I use when I make bobbin lace. Please see my blog […]Read more ›
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While in Slovenia I’ve had some time to test Syscom Metal Clad conductive thread with more traditional crafts such as crochet. This thread does not have many twists allowing the crochet hook to snag strands of thread yielding an uneven and hairy chain. This thread is also slippery and has a metal ‘spring’ to it […]Read more ›
I’ve been testing Syscom Advance Materials Amber Strand Conductive Thread in my lace making to create decorative eTextile trims. From left to right: All white sample is all cotton Red and green with two rails on each wise is all cotton Red and green single rails on each side has one conductive thread bobbin. White with two […]Read more ›
Testing conductive thread from Syscom Metal Clad Fibers. Sewing a straight stitch with the conductive thread as a top thread to test resistance and learn how smoothly the thread feeds thru the eye of the needle.Read more ›