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Ordering Information

Ways to Order

Online: ordering online is quick and easy. Add items to your cart and proceed to checkout. All online orders are processed through Paypal's secure ordering system, so rest assured your transactions are always secure. 

Phone: orders can also be received via phone. Feel free to call, ask questions, and place your order during business hours (Monday through Friday: 7:00AM - 3:30PM). Reach us at 207-784-7770 or 866-wax-cord 

Postal Mail or Fax: at Maine Thread, we know tradition, and we understand that some of us like to hang on to them. In keeping, we can receive orders through postal mail and fax. Fax your order with credit card information to 207-786-3961 or mail your order form with check or money order to P.O. Box 139, Lewiston, ME 04243.



Getting our products to our customers right away is important to us. Our team hand picks the orders each day as they come in, and more often than not, ships them out the same day. If there's an item that we don't have ready to ship, we take care of it as fast as possible. Orders usually ship within 1-3 business days.

U.S. Mail (First Class): First Class Mail is an affordable option for packages under 16 oz. Packages will be delivered within 2-5 business days. USPS tracking available.

U.S. Mail (Priority): All U.S. Mail packages weighing over 16 oz. are shipped priority. Packages will be delivered within 1-3 business days. USPS tracking available.

UPS Ground: UPS Ground is ideal for larger packages. Shipments arriving on the East Coast can often be expected within 1-3 days, whereas shipments arriving on the West Coast can often be expected within 3-6 days. UPS tracking available. 

UPS Next Day: Ideal for packages that need to arrive next business day. Fast and reliable shipping. UPS tracking available. 

UPS Second Day Air: UPS Second day Air is a good alternative to Next Day Air if you need your package soon, but can spare a few extra hours. UPS tracking available. 


International Shipments: USPS and UPS shipping options are available for international shipments. Based on your location and order, try to choose the best option for you. If you’d like recommendations, just give us a call or see the breakdown of shipping options at UPS and USPS