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Does sunbeam compact sewing machine # SB1818 have accessory paret - a one quartewr inch presser foot, and a walking presser foot I can buy??? these are needed for quilting...

Not only can I not find these parts online, I can hardly find the existence of the sewing machine! Do you know if these accessory parts exist for this machine and if so, how can I purchase them? Sunbeam Compact sewing machine # SB1818 2 accessory presser feet - a quarter inch presser foot a walking presser foot They are needed for using the machine to make a quilt Thank you!!

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Usually a walking foot is for straight forward stitching only.It keeps the many layers from shifting for you. The "hand-look" quilting takes a couple stitches forward then one back. If you look close, you will see about every other stitch is thicker and stands out more.

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You have to unscrew the presser foot, then attach the WF, using the same screw.

Make sure the lever on the WF rests on top of the needle bar clamp.

Some WF have a two prong lever and this fits around the needle clamp like a lobster claw.

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SOURCE: I bought a walking foot

I think it depends on your shank and everything I see on your model says low shank not high. I would double check that, a vertical is one that the bobbin does not just drop in, you open the front & take out the case and put your bobbin in and a horizontal is the one that you just open the the plastic slide on top of your machine and put it in. Take your manual in with you to Sears and let them help you get the right one.

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