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How do I fill a bobbin on a Singer 2000 Athena

I purchased a Singer Athena 2000 at a yard sale with no instruction manual. Can anyone please tell me how to fill a bobbin on this machine.
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Http://www.singerco.com/accessories/manuals.html

go to this site to obtain the manual.

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