how many calories burned while sewing

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The Lady...

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Posted: 09 Aug 2011, 19:31
I sew out of my home for a living. I can find nothing on calories burned while sewing. I also quilt by hand.

Does someone know how many calories burned for machine sewing and for hand sewing/quilting?

Thank you
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nops

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Posted: 11 Aug 2011, 12:15
I log it as "desk work."
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wwarlockk

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Posted: 11 Aug 2011, 12:45
http://health.discovery.com/centers/cholesterol/activity/activity.html
Best activity calculator I have found.
Yes sewing is in there.



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