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Shimano SLX
Posted by: Steven Corvin (---)
Date: October 03, 2019 09:45PM

Is anyone familiar with the Shimano SLX baitcasting reel. I'm looking for suggestions for a close thread color to match the blue accents on the reel.

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Re: Shimano SLX
Posted by: Don @ American Tackle (---.biz.bhn.net)
Date: October 04, 2019 08:42AM

I would grab a small spool of the following ProWrap metallics...

9450 & 9470

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Re: Shimano SLX
Posted by: Ray Zarychta (---.ri.ri.cox.net)
Date: October 04, 2019 08:44AM

Check the Hitena line of accent threads, so far they are best I have ever used and the selection is outstanding.

Ray Zarychta
Glastonbury, CT

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Re: Shimano SLX
Posted by: Steven Corvin (---)
Date: October 05, 2019 06:45PM

Thanks alot!

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