Question about Elna Heirloom Edition 6005

2 Answers

1972 Elna model 62C

I need to replace a broken camstack drive gear on my elna model 62C. any pics of how to start removing old broken gear? i have two identical elnas, so can refer to the intact one. just need a schematic to start. thanks, jeannie

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2009

    broken #416340-10

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    need manual

×

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I guess i thought i could get some help with starting the dismantling. but of course, except for chit chat, if i don't pay, my affiliation with this site is useless. my machine is 36 years old. i found sewusa that had drawings, but only limited number. yes, when i go at it cold, i will post how i removed the old gear, so someone else can get this help. cheers

Posted on Nov 04, 2008

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Elna Master
  • 1,117 Answers

I'd suggest that you join the Yahoo group called Elna Heirlooms, their members are very helpful and share their knowledge and love of these Swiss made Elnas. Pretty simple, just go to www.yahoo.com, register as a user, then go to Groups and search for "Elna Heirlooms" and ask to be a member. YOu'll need to give the moderator some info on yourself and why you want to join. Once you are a member you should check out the files and past messages, there is bound to be a message thread on solving this problem.

Posted on Nov 30, 2011

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can you find a user manual for an elna supermatic V/NV/62?


Lots of places have them
Google
Elna 62C Sewing machine manual

Jul 18, 2014 | Elna Sewing Machines

1 Answer

Why won't my Elna SU model 62c feed fabric?


thread looping on the underside is a symptom of no tension on the top thread so you need to look at the top threading path and the tension dial, is it set to 5? and is the thread pulled fully into the tension disc? Also always thread the top thread with the presser foot raised as this opens up the tension discs so the thread can bed in correctly. If you can see the feed dogs rising up and down above the needle plate during their cycle then they should be gripping and moving the fabric forward. Is there presser foot coming down firmly onto the fabric when you release the presser foot bar? This part does have a big spring inside which applies pressure downwards, maybe this is what the mechanic meant was broken. Was he a sewing machine technician? Maybe try to locate an old school Elna technician, start with www.elna.com and go to your country, then search for a local dealer.

May 25, 2014 | Elna Sewing Machines

2 Answers

Bobbin case Elna 62c


Really you are very appreciated in your machine maintenance. If you wanted to Elna SU 62c machine bobbin case
please see the link :
http://www.ebay.com/bhp/elna-sewing-machine-bobbins .

Dec 29, 2013 | Elna Sewing Machines

1 Answer

Elna lotus sp Can I get a replacement worm gear for the camstack, and how do I remove the camstack to replace the gear? Jack.


The gear is still available. A special tool is needed to replace. This is not an easy job if you have never seen one done.

Nov 03, 2013 | Sewing Machines

1 Answer

What kind of bobbin goes in an elna super type 62c?


Elna Tavaro SA swiss made machines all take a 720100 bobbin, looks like this

49adda86-f616-419d-9902-4ff8138a1e49.jpg

Flat on the bottom and 7 holes on top and slightly dished. Dont use anything else. You can buy them aftermarket from www.sewingpartsonline.com or any Elna dealer and I have seen them in my local Spotlight in Australia.

Feb 18, 2012 | Elna Sewing Machines

1 Answer

I am looking for an Elna 62C manual


try these sites
sew usa
sewing manuals.com
ebay

Jul 22, 2010 | Elna Sewing Machines

1 Answer

1967 Elna Star series Supermatic


i have an elna model 62C supermatic purchased in 1972. on yours, do you mean the motor won't run at all? or does the electronic foot not cause a response to sew? after 30 years, in 2002, my electronic foot quit working. i opted to purchase the internal electronic module, and replaced it into the original housing (did it myself). the two weak spots in an otherwise amazing machine are the two plastic gears--rotary hook gear which works your bobbin, and the camshaft stack gear which works cams/zigzag/etc. i have replaced both in the last 5 years (again, did it with my husband's help). i'd say the Elna is pretty awesome sewing machine with the couple of million hours i've used it (no exaggeration!) and the minimum of repairs it has needed. an excellent source of parts is www.whitesewingcenter.com. parts are reasonable, and authentic. Raymond White is extremely helpful and knowledgeable. good luck. jeannie

Oct 30, 2008 | Sewing Machines

1 Answer

Elna Supermatic MADE IN SWITZERLAND


an excellent source of help with fixing elna is www.whitesewingcenter.com original elna parts, and when my rotary hook gear broke last year, i fixed myself with help of schematic. he also has manuals. may have yours. my elna is a 62C model from 1972. nothing like it. fabulous machine, and i have given it very heavy use the first 30 years. hope this helps. cheers

Oct 26, 2008 | Elna Heirloom Edition 6005

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sewing Machines Logo

687 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Elna Sewing Machines Experts

Mike Cairns
Mike Cairns

Level 3 Expert

3053 Answers

Douglas Plant
Douglas Plant

Level 2 Expert

165 Answers

sonic boom...
sonic boom...

Level 3 Expert

1557 Answers

Are you an Elna Sewing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...