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Old 01-26-2013, 12:28 PM
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"I have one other question that maybe should be in a separate thread but here it is: There is a pin on the tensioner that apparently wears a little and make the tension adjustment very sensitive. I tried to buy one of these at a local sewing machine repair store and they didn't know what I needed at all. I've tried to find it as a part number but again can't find it.
Consew 226-R"

Where is this pin? Usually, when there's anything wrong with the tension, you just buy a whole new tension assembly. They're not very expensive, under $10. Here is a link for a new tension:

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