T Jap is available in a range of sizes with 70 being one of the thicker sizes (T69 is the thickest).
Japan thread also known as Jap, consists of a metallised polyester ribbon wrapped traditionally around a silk core, but modern Jap’s have a synthetic core. It is one of the most commonly used threads in Goldwork and is usually used double and couched over using a strong thread such as Translucent which has been pulled through Beeswax.
T Jap is also used to make circles and is widely used with Or Nue techniques, using Stranded Cottons. T jap is available in a range of sizes
- 5 metre length
- Gold colour
- available in a range of sizes
- great for a variety of products
- also available on a 25g reel
n.b reels are sold in 25g weights not by length.
as a guide T jap has between 45m and 70m per reel dependant on batch and Jap size