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Need to set the default tension on an elna 925 dcx overlock

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SOURCE: Replacing needle on Elna Pro 905 DCX serger

Try and loosen the screw, and use a magnet to pullout the broken piece. It likely slightly bent in there so you may need a pair of tweezers as well
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Posted on Jan 24, 2009

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SOURCE: Elna serger 925 presser foot lift lever broke off.

Here are 2 dillers that will repair it for you.

Sew Pros Inc 393 Broadway
El Cajon, CA 92021 (619) 442-3100 4.61 mi Burdick's Chula Vista Sew 278 Third Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91910 (619) 422-5325 10.56 mi


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Posted on Sep 16, 2009

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SOURCE: trouble with my Huskylock 680D overlocker Tensions

You need to re-thread the serger.

Refer to the manual or open the front of the serger to see if the threading diagram is there.

With most sergers, you begin with raising the presser foot, then set the tensions to zero.

Begin the threading with the upper looper (curved looper), then the lower looper and the needles last.

Pull the thread under the presser foot and to the left side of the serger.

Set the tensions back to normal 4 - 5 usually.

Lower the presser foot and hold onto the threas tails as you stitch a chain. If the chain of the four threads is ok, you are ready to serge fabric.

Posted on Feb 21, 2010

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SOURCE: User Guide for Contessa MO 103 Overlocker

Hi Nikita,
I also am after the manual for the Elna contessa mo-103 and was wondering if you might be able to scan and email it to me? Am going crazy trying to get it threaded and tensioned correctly!!
Thanks

Posted on Apr 12, 2010

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SOURCE: Elna serger 925 presser foot lift lever broke off.

Purchased an Elna Pro 925 DCX and it was missing the sewing cover to do sewing without using the blades. This is a plastic cover piece that snaps on to the machine when coverstiching. Where can I fing this part?

Posted on Aug 19, 2010

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My needle holder on the Elna serger 925 DCX broke. How can I fix it?


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How do I get a balanced tension with my Elna 624 overlocker?


The best way is to thread with 4 separate colors of thread and then studying the stitch result. With the 4 colors, you can easily tell which thread tension is "off" and whether it should be tightened or loosened. However, a serger is not like a sewing machine where you can set the tension and use that setting for most projects. With a serger, a change in one or a couple of thread tensions will create a totally different stitch.

For most machines, there is a mark at the midway point on each tension control that is the "optimal" tension for a 4-thread overlock. HOWEVER, every machine differs, so these settings may need to be tweaked.

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My elna overlocker 925 puckers fabric at pressure foot please how can i fix this?


This is usually caused by incorrect thread tension. Light weight fabric with the tension too high will pucker fabric. Thread that is too heavy or light for the fabric throws the tension off.

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tension on an Elna L4 overlocker (or serger in USA) is controlled with the four dials on the front of the machine, an overlocker has a tension dial for each thread (usually 3, 4 or 5) and the mid range setting will be 5 on each dial. It is critical to lift the thread pole to its maximum height and follow the threading diagram correctly taking the thread from the cone, through the thread eyelets on the pole, then usually a thread carrier on top of the machine, down and around the tension dial, then usually through another couple of thread carriers until reaching the needle or loopers. Many overlockers will have a threading diagram inside the front looper cover and will use colour coding on the components so you can see where each thread goes.

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What should the tension settings be for Elna Club 4D overlocker


Hi Nikita86,

Do you perhaps still have a scanned copy of the Club 4D overlocker?

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Elna serger 925 presser foot lift lever broke off.


Here are 2 dillers that will repair it for you.

Sew Pros Inc 393 Broadway
El Cajon, CA 92021 (619) 442-3100 4.61 mi Burdick's Chula Vista Sew 278 Third Ave
Chula Vista, CA 91910 (619) 422-5325 10.56 mi


Good luck and please rate

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