thread cutter

thread cutter

[′thred ‚kəd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A tool used to cut screw threads on a pipe, screw, or bolt.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Pikki Design's new QikPik Sewing Thread Cutter has two replaceable blades and attaches to your work surface for ease of use.
The Thread Cutterz flat mount cutter is the perfect solution if your sewing machine's cutter is dull, if it is in an inconvenient location or if your machine was not equipped with a thread cutter. Finally, a cutter that you can mount exactly where you want it.
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With a built-in needle threader, thread cutter and 11 stitch patterns including a buttonhole, this machine performs a multitude of creative techniques and can be upgraded with a wide range of accessories, bernina.com
I phoned Jeanne Delpit, a spokeswoman for Bernina, in the hope that she would tell me I absolutely needed a sewing machine that automatically regulated zigzag stitches at variable lengths, was capable of making 850 different stitches, had three thread cutters, could sew in 16 directions, and was powered by the Microsoft Windows operating system.