cable twist

cable twist

[′kā·bəl ‚twist]
(science and technology)
A yarn or rope construction in which each successive twist is in the opposite direction to the preceding twist.
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For weld preparation and finishing, the catalog covers wire wheels, cable twist and knot brushes, cup brushes, scratch brushes and welders tooth brushes plus a wide selection of mini-grinder brushes, miniature brushes, end brushes, abrasive filament and encapsulated brushes for other welding-related chores.
If you think of cables beyond the traditional Aran sweaters you can use quirky cable twists and motifs to bring your knitting to life.
Cable twists - Hold the handle at a high position, pull diagonally across the body to the floor, then repeat the opposite way.
Otherwise, the cable twists and its wiring is ruined.