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Old 06-24-2010, 03:45
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Default Gator bite question

When using the gator bite, do you have to use the ribbon that they supply? Or can you use your own thread or wire?
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Old 06-24-2010, 04:39
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Default Re: Gator bite question

you can use dental floss, ribbon or upholstery thread--thats what I use and it is so easy!!!!!
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Old 06-24-2010, 08:16
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Okay, that's what I was wondering. I'm thinking of buying one, but just got to thinking that if you HAVE to use a specific ribbon from that company, that could be a pain. Thanks!
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Old 06-24-2010, 08:53
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no, like the OP said, use whatever works for you
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Old 06-25-2010, 08:27
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I use embroidery thread. It works great!
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Old 07-06-2010, 05:51
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I used to use 1/8 inch ribbon but now i sew mine while the gator bite holds them in place and i use upholstery thread.
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Old 07-06-2010, 06:18
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I use dental floss. Some for me, some for my bows :P
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