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Old 02-11-2011, 04:56 PM
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Tread looping under the piece i sew...

Hi!I just bought a use green consew 255 rb3,it was working perfectly until it brooke a needle.Now tread is looping heavily under the piece of leather i'm sewing.What should i do.I was tinking that i did not retread correctly.How can i correct this problem,sewing was not part of my job that i just retreat from...Thank you...Normand...

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Did you put the new needle back in correctly, and did you use the correct needle for your machine? The correct needle is a 135X17. The needle needs to be installed as high up in the needle bar as possible with the scarf to the right and the groove to the left. It also sounds like your top tension may be too loose, which means you may not have re-threaded the machine correctly through the upper tension disks. Check out post #4 in this thread to see how your machine should be threaded: CLICK HERE
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