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Drop in bobbin on singer 6234 will not thread empty Bobbiin thread winds around underside od bobbin

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In order to wind the bobbin on a 6234 the stitch pattern knob (inner knob) must be on straight stitch. Line up the two dots that are between the zig zag markings on the stitch pattern knob. Next set the outer knob to number 5. Machine will now wind bobbin properly.

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Try using a different bobbin and see if that helps, if it doesn't
then the machine may need to be checked to see if there is
something wrong with the hook and the hook race.

Posted on Nov 29, 2012

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SOURCE: I can't seem to get the bobbin thread and top

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Raise the presser foot and the needle to their highest positions.

With your left hand, hold the end of the upper thread.
With your right hand, turn the balance wheel toward you (counterclockwise) until the needle moves down and back up again to its highest position.

The upper thread should have caught the lower thread in a loop. Pull the upper thread toward you and the lower thread will come up from the bobbin in a large loop.

Pull out about 15 cm (6") of both threads and place them toward the back of the machine straight behind the presser foot.
The upper thread should pass between the toes of the presser foot.



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SOURCE: Clear bobbin out of thread

Memory Craft has a bobbin winder on top of the machine.  It works beautifully, but wind it on slowly for better sewing function.

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