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To bob or not to bob

I have the HD112 and bust my needle.Thinking it was fragmented in the machine, I partially took it apart. I am now having a hard time placing the bobbin holder where it should be. It says on the manual not to touch the piece I touched, oops! The piece is metalic and holds the bobbin holder down. One of the screws will now not go back in (it lost its thread) but the other 2 work. Could this be the cause why my needle is not picking up the bobbin thread? How are you meant to place the bobbin holder...I'm totally frustrated and have cross eyes from trying to look t relaly small parts HELP

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SOURCE: bobbin not picking up through the needle part of the machine

thread only shows the bobbin thread when i sew and needle thread also please e-mail me the attachment instructions.

Posted on Nov 09, 2008

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SOURCE: singer quantum sewing machine won't pick up bobbin thread

Try changing your needle

Posted on Dec 13, 2008

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SOURCE: can't get the bobbing holder back in place

lambchopp22 the bobbin case "the black thing" can be tricky to get back in but first you may need to get a new bobbin case because that is what can cause the whole bridnesting thing check to see if you have a nick or a hole in the bobbin case. then be sure you have the bobbin in correctly this also can cause the bridnesting thing to happien. after you make sure that the case is ok or get a new one turn the hand wheel toward you until the metal hook is at the one o'clock postion you might have to move the hand wheel back and forth to get it to slide in correctly. hope this helps you out

Posted on Jan 29, 2009

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im not!
it needs a good service the timeing has sliped out a little, nothing more that that,,,see its not a lost cause just yet

Posted on Oct 24, 2009

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If the plate is moving up and down eithetr the teth are set far too high pushing the plate up or the teeth are set too far forward, I would go for the first, if the teeth are coming up well above the slot they are too high, they should be set so that when you look alongside the plate you can just see the top of the teeth, you can adjust the teeth by adjusting the screws underneath the machine where the teeth are.

Posted on Mar 07, 2010

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SOURCE: The needle goes down and jams immediately

the problem of your machine is your needle it is not in her right position, and adjust your tension.

Posted on Mar 30, 2010

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