Size "E" nylon thread has a tensile strength of 8.5 pounds (4kg) and is used/or light sewing, such as, canopy and container construction, patching, darning, tacking, etc. Can be used in most household type sewing machines when using a large needle. Approximately 8 oz. (225g) spool.
Note 1: Nylon thread conforming to the commercial equivalent of VT-295E is used in the manufacture and repair of all types of parachutes. Note 2: All thread is left twist. Note 3: All nylon thread is bonded.