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Hitena vivid
Posted by: Paul Luechtefeld (---.mobile.att.net)
Date: February 16, 2020 03:39PM

Looking for opinions on Hitena vivid metallic.

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Re: Hitena vivid
Posted by: Michael Sutheimer (---.wi.res.rr.com)
Date: February 16, 2020 06:31PM

I have only used it for trim wraps. I think it is the best metallic of current production. Only slight fault is it is not quite as bright as some other options depending on the particular color. But it is stronger and has a better surface finish than any other current production. I would not hesitate to use it for guide wraps. Still will be stingy will my stash of old Gudebrod HT metallic. The Hitena will be be close enough to use as a replacement when the time comes.

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Re: Hitena vivid
Posted by: Michael Danek (---.alma.mi.frontiernet.net)
Date: February 16, 2020 07:15PM

Michael, how is it for "handling?" Does it pop off the spool almost uncontrollably like some others?

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Re: Hitena vivid
Posted by: Michael Sutheimer (---.wi.res.rr.com)
Date: February 16, 2020 07:49PM

Not bad overall. Like most metallic it has a bit of memory. Have not had any problems or needed to use the thread any different than any others.

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Re: Hitena vivid
Posted by: Spencer Phipps (---)
Date: February 17, 2020 03:20AM

Sulky metallic work very well and are durable as they run through an embroidery machine normally, they are as close as your local fabric store.

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Re: Hitena vivid
Posted by: Richard Hahn (---.bltmmd.fios.verizon.net)
Date: February 17, 2020 09:31AM

NEVER found a bad product from Hitena .......... they all seem to be higher in quality than others I have tried. TOTALLY love their fishing line

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