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Singer graduate 2 model 724 i not sure if i threading the bobbin wright because when i sew the machine is not leaving stitches

I am trying to sew a purse and the machine is working but not leaving any stitches after vie sew the fabric

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SOURCE: Singer Inspiration 4205... doesn't work!

Check the position of the bottom piece that holds the bobbin carrier to the left so it rides smoothly on the rotating hook that carries the upper thread around the bobbin. I found my wife"s machine loose so the bobbin carrier was out of position and not riding on the ledge of the rotating part. loosen two screws and push it to the left and tighten.
If upper thread bunches below the material it needs more tension so it pulls back up through the material.
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Posted on Feb 24, 2009

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SOURCE: bobbin thread gets bunched up and loud clicking sound

The problem is never the bobbin when you have this problem. It's the top thread. Take the thread off the top of the machine and rethread the top. Make sure the small tension dial is on 4 or 5 (the larger dial on the front left is for the pressure on the foot, not the thread tension.) After you thread the machine, put the pressure foot down but NOT on the thread. Then pull gently toward the back of the machine. When you do, the needle should bend slightly backwards before the thread comes through the machine. If it pulls with no resistance you could simply have "fluff" or remants of thread between your tension discs. If you do, put the dial on zero and using an old needle, clean between the discs and try threading the machine again with the "pull test" I described earlier.
No tension on the top of the machine, lets the bobbin tension win and it pulls all the thread to the bottom of the fabric.

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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SOURCE: bobbin singer stylist zig zag model 477

Check this web page
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I had a Golden Touch 'N Sew many years ago and as the machine aged and parts became worn, step 4 of this bobbin winding diagram started to become a problem and I had to sometimes try several times before the "tabs" would release. If they did not release, the machine "thought" it was still winding the bobbin and would not sew.

http://www.sewusa.com/Threading_Diagrams/Threading_Pages/Singer_Sewing_Machine_Threading/singer_2001_touch_tronic_threading_diagram.htm

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I have a Singer Stylist Model #7258.Serial #H10229C25810334. When I'm sewing,the top stitch is perfect but the bottom stitch comes out like backward C's. How does that even happen!????


Check your stitch sample. Is it actually the top thread showing under the fabric, or is it really the bobbin thread. Generally, thread problems under the fabric are an upper thread problem. Thread issues above the fabric is a bobbin issue.

Try a brand new needle.
Remove the top thread from the machine.
ALWAYS RAISE the presser foot and rethread.
Remove the bobbin, check that it is wound smoothly, and install and thread the bobbin case making sure the bobbin spins the correct direction.
From that point, there may need to be some tension adjustments required.

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If the problem continues, you may need to have it serviced. Perhaps there is a burr or snag somewhere that is interfering with the thread in the thread path.

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I am not sure about this particular machine but in most machines there will be a nob on the front loose low numbers like 0 1 -2 work well on number 3. If the nob is not on the front check and see if it is on the side.

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Singer 7442 won't stitch at all. It picks up the bobbin thread nicely, but after that won't stitch at all. Any suggestions?


Sound like one or the other of the threads is stuck. Completely un- thread your machine and remove the bobbin. See if the needle moves freely with the machine unthreaded. If it does, carefully rethread the machine and reinsert the bobbin, making sure the bobbin thread is feeding the correct direction. Let us know what happens.

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NO MATTER HOW I ADJUST THE THREAD TENSION ON MY SINGER 2950, IT CONTINUES TO SEW LOOSE BOTTOM STITCHES. THE TOP STITCH IS FINE, I HAVE RETHREADED THE MACHINE AND THE PROBLEM PERSISTS. ANY SUGGESTIONS?


someplace I read hat on some of these newer machines we need to hold the bobbin so it gets into the tension slot , which we can not see . while bringing the bobbin thread up thru the needle hole . I did try it and it is simple to do . just leave the bobbin cover off till you get ready to sew .

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Code 88 starts flashing as well as all the stitching lights on the panel when I try to thread the bobbin. I can sew, that is NOT the problem, threading the bobbin is. What is Code 88? I am not interested...


Turn your machine off and leave it off. Remove all bobbins - in the machine & from the pin. Remove all thread - from threaded machine and bobbin thread path. Clip the machine thread at the spool and pull the needle thread towards yourself. Clip bobbin thread at spool and close to bobbin, then pull towards you through thread guides. This keeps the tension where it belongs. Move the bobbin winding shaft from normal sewing back to winding bobbin a couple times. It should click in place when moved to the winding position. Check to see if there is any thread that has slipped under the bottom of the bobbin and wound itself around & under the bottom of the shaft. Carefully unwind to clear. If the shaft does not easily move back to the sewing position it is probably stuck in the winding position. Don't force it, but try to get it out of the winding position. Leave it to the left in the normal sewing position (unclicked). Check to see if there is any thread caught anywhere along the path from spool to the winding pin. Pay close attention to the first thread guide and the two discs the thread slips between that control tension. Hand wind the wheel on the right towards you to raise and lower the needle a couple of times. Stop with needle in highest position. Do NOT wind hand wheel backwards (away from you). Make sure the bobbin pin is not in the winding position. Now turn on your machine. Needle should jump to default position. Move the stitch length and stitch width guides to the far right, then far left, to attain the green lights. Press the reverse stitch button to raise lower and raise the needle. It will stop in the highest position. If you still have the error code - make sure the bobbin winding pin is NOT in the winding position. Remove the needle. Lower the presser foot and run the machine without any thread a bit. If the needle bar does not go up and down most likely the bobbin pin is stuck in the winding position. If the code has cleared use your manual to carefully wind a new bobbin. Make sure you are using a 15J bobbin which this machine requires. It will not work with just any bobbin. Next, raise the presser foot then carefully thread the machine. If you don't have a manual you can download one from the Singer website. You might consider cleaning the entire machine paying special attention to the hook area and feed dogs while the power is off. If you find a lot of lint do this more frequently to prevent buildup. Take special care when replacing the bobbin care. Hope this helps. If not call Singer. It may take some time but you should be able to reach someone to help you troubleshoot. If this is an older machine I recommend taking it for repair yourself instead of sending to Singer

reference: http://www.amazon.com/Singer-7466-Electronic-Sewing-Machine/forum/Fx3BSOY0VA78VQ4/-/1?_encoding=UTF8&asin=B000B91B3K

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Singer ce100 is skipping stitches when needle is in center position


You don't say what you are sewing so I'm going to give you general answers in hopes it helps.

1. Needles: There is no such thing as a universal needle. Make sure you are using the proper needle for your fabric. This goes for thread too... make sure it's sized for the needle.

2. Make sure the bobbin is threaded correctly (poorly wound bobbins will cause problems too)

3 Improperly threaded machine. Make sure you area threading it correctly with the foot in the UP position.

4. If you are a material puller... shop it. It is never good to pull your fabric through the machine as you sew.

5. Stitch length. simple rule: Fat fabric.. long stitch, fine/thin fabric short stitch.

I'm not familiar with your futura abut I've noticed new home machines take a way presser foot pressure adjustments... which can cause issues too.

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Model 7467. bought in april and it was working. now top and bottom threads will not form "stich". it is threaded correctly! took off face plate - nothing jamming up. machine made a clunking noise...


try changing the needle
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check to make sure the bobbin case is correctly inserted into machine

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Thread balls up in the bobbin/singer sewing machine, also thread


The balance stitch control on this model is below the stitch patterns; to the far right.

If you need a manual you can download a free one at the Singer Company website.

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Tension is too tight on my sewing machine,,need to know the settings to go with which seam. singer 724 graduate


Hi. As a rule of thumb, once the tension is balanced on your machine, it shouldn't need adjusting. It's not something you adjust for each different type of seam or fabric (again, rule of thumb!). (Certain kinds of sewing, like free motion embroidery or when you use rayon thread, require particular tension adjustments, but for ordinary sewing, you shouldn't have to mess with the tension that often.
If the top tension is too tight, your top thread will be loose and basically just sitting on top of the fabric. You need to loosen it up so that the bobbin thread can pull the top thread down into the fabric.
Let me know if this helps, ok? I'm going to post a tip on adjusting tension so please check that out.
Happy Sewing!

Robbie

Mar 10, 2010 | Singer Sewing Machines

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I have borrowed my Mother's Singer Machine # 1022 to finish a project. I have never used this model before. The bobbin threads are way to loose, which dial adjusts the bobbin tension? Also, what is the...


First check if the top thread tension is too tight. Make sure that there are no burs or other damage on the needle. Next check for lint or bits of thread between the bobbin case sections. Remove the bobbin and run a small screw driver or needle between the two silver plates on the top of the bobbin case.

Check if the machine is sewing properly before trying this next step. Find the right hand screw on the side of the black bobbin case. Make sure that this set screw is tight. Turn it clockwise. Next find the left hand screw on the bobbin case. Turn the screw 1/8 turn clockwise to tighten. Test the thread tension. If the bottom thread is still loose, turn this screw another 1/8 of a turn. Test the tension again. Do not over-tighten the screw. This can damage the bobbin case. Some sewing machine parts stores do have a replacement bobbin case available. One source is http://www.sewingpartsonline.com/singer-1022-sewing-machine-parts.aspx .

The dial with 0 F 1 2 3 4 controls the stitch length. Use the 0-1 position for zig zag Satin stitch (At 0, these stitches are very close together). Position 4 will give a longer stitch for basting. See page 4 of the manual (page 8 of the PDF) listed below. In the center of this dial is the reverse button.

Most Singer manuals are available here: http://www.singerco.com/support/instruction-manuals . The direct link to the manual for the 1022 is http://www.singerco.com/uploads/download/62d051dd5c881663ac19c0a587e679184d936b18.pdf .

I hope this helps.

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