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Thread #53292   Message #3380637
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
23-Jul-12 - 09:19 PM
Thread Name: Kemo Kimo info
Subject: RE: Kemo Kimo info
"Plant de tow"-

Bad guess, guest.

Tow is a fiber, in the 19th c. usually hemp, flax or jute.

Nowadays, tow is generally a synthetic or carbon fiber, but before the synthetics, tow was a natural fiber used to stuff upholstery, or as a staple fiber.