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Huskylock 430 - STOP BLADE FROM CUTTING/REMOVE BLADE

Could anyone out there tell me how to stop my Huskylock 430 from cutting the fabric off as I overlock. Sometimes I just want to join two pieces of fabric together. Have tried using a screwdriver to take the blade off, but no such luck. Does anyone have this machine and know whether the blade can be lifted out of the way or removed altogether? Thanks in advance for your help. :)

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Yes, you should be able to just push in on the blade and flip it up out of the way. Page 22 of the machine's handbook shows how to change the blades, so you should be able to remove them the same way.

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