Best Theads for a singer 99?

Old 04-08-2023, 05:03 PM
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Default Best Theads for a singer 99?

Does anyone have any thread suggestions to use for a singer 99-13? I'm using gutermann and it's doing well. Are there any other less expensive threads that I can achieve perfect tension top and bottom with? Thank you!
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Old 04-08-2023, 05:45 PM
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Title should say *Thread*.........typo error.
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Old 04-09-2023, 12:13 PM
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When you compare how much thread is on a spool of Gutermann, it really isn't that expensive. Coats and Clarks seems less expensive, but that's just because there's less thread on a spool. Gutermann 100% cotton or 100% polyester threads are both good. I also like Mettler Silk-finish 100% cotton thread and Metrosene 100% polyester. I've never been able to achieve a balanced zig-zag stitch with Coats and Clarks, but will use it for straight stitching.
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Old 04-09-2023, 03:17 PM
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I use mostly Aurafil. I've used it on my new machines and on my vintage machines with no problems and not a lot of lint.
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I use Glide.
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