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see count.
see also tex system

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The yards (or meters) per pound (ypp). So if you had a finished yarn that came up 890 ypp, one pound of yarn would equal 890 yards. The grist (or “count“) may range from 300 yds/lb to 3,000,000 yd/lb for a single filament of silk (theoretically)

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