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How do i get the top cover off - Bernina Artista 180

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Question is ... why do you want to take it off ... there's nothing for the user underneath !! However, it's simply two T20 kext socket screws on the top cover - undo them, make sure the carrying handle is up and just push the bobbin winder lever in and the cover will come off - easy !

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