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I am trying to do letter embroidery on my Futura 350 and I keep getting constant error messages about thread breaking even when there is no visible sign of that. Also, the bobbin thread side is bunching and tangling. I suspect that is the problem, but don't know what to do about it. I am using the correct bobbins.

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Hi i solved this problem by rewinding the bobbin thread and found there was a kink in the thread and it worked well after that

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Check out your threading with "Machine setup" Tutorial under Help submenu and whether the thread tension control on the front panel is set to "E".

P.S. The error message about thread breakage appears not only when the thread is really broken but if the sewing speed is not changing smoothly (for example if design is not optimised).

Posted on Oct 06, 2008

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