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SOURCE: After I change the thread , the red code thread always broken ,even n I did check and redo thread .

Please give the specifications of your machine. We can't even tell whether it is a sewing machine or serger.

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Nina serger tension settings. Straight stitching gathers up or breaks.


Is that a Bernina? Which model?

Usually, if you are experiencing improper stitching and/or broken threads, it's most often a mis-threading problem. Proper threading is EXTREMELY important to successful serging.

Remove all the thread from the machine. Use colored threads that match the machine diagrams.

ALWAYS RAISE the presser foot when threading!

Thread each thread in the ORDER specified. Usually, Upper looper first, then Lower looper, then needles.

When threading each, grasp the thread below the thread tree and below the tension dial, and give it a tug to seat the thread completely. Sometimes it will pop when it seats. If the stitching has loose looping threads, most likely the thread is not seated completely.

Verify the thread path is correct for each thread before going on to the next thread.

The best tension setting is the midway point--usually marked on the dial. Then the tensions are tweaked following testing. The colored threads will help you determine which thread is misbehaving.

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After I change the thread , the red code thread always broken ,even n I did check and redo thread .


Please give the specifications of your machine. We can't even tell whether it is a sewing machine or serger.

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Dec 14, 2016 | Sewing Machines

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Why does the bobbin keep showing up on top of the embroidery? I have changed the bobbin, I have rethreaded the top thread, I have changed the needle, I have cleaned the bobbin area. How else can the...


Loosen the top tension a little or tighten the bobbin tension ever so slightly. If that fails you can always color the bobbin threads with a magic marker the same color as the embroidery thread. You might go to Superior Thread's web site and try some prewound bobbins. They are worth their weight in gold. Dr. Bob knows all about all kinds of thread and is very good about answering questions. I think some of his Thread University videos are available too.

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I have a Bernina record 930 with loose/looping stitches which occasionally gather at the bottom/bobbin side. I have threaded, rethreaded, changed threads, changed bobbins and bobbin cases, have set the...


A blunt needle can also cause this. Try pulling a button thread or any slightly thicker thread through all the tension springs, perhaps you have a blockage somewhere.

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Problem with threading


I know this is tongue in cheek but have you got the needle in back to front.

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I cannot get the tension to set correctly on my Singer 6268 sewing machine. For instance, I'm using red thread on top spool and white in the bobbin. Suddenly, as it always does, the thread is loos


I have solved my tension problems by going to threadmagazine.com. they have solutions to many, many problems you have with your sewing machine. Hope this helps. jdokos95

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Trouble with sensor


The upper thread sensor on most Brother's is activated by the check spring. Either your check spring has broken or is stuck. You may be able to fix this if you can get to it. A drop of oil may be all you need. I may be able to give more specific advise if you tell me what model it is.

Good luck!

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Threading a husqvarna huskylock 1001L serger


Solution taken from "Handbook for Huskylock Sewing Machine Models 1001L/1000L/1000"

1. Raise the presser foot by using presser foot lever. When the presser foot is raised, the two thread tension discs in the thread tension control panel are released so that thread passes freely between them. Otherwise thread tension may not be correct.

Important! When threading the needle, always be sure to lift the presser foot lever, and also take care to thread in the proper order.

Threading order:
1. Upper looper thread (green)
2. Lower looper thread (blue)
3. Double chain stitch looper thread (purple) in case of 5 thread stitch or double chain stitch
4. Right needle thread (red)
5. Left needle thread or double chain needle thread (yellow)

Caution!
Because the left thread tension dial (yellow) is used for either the left needle or the double chain stitch needle, these needles will never be used at the same time.

Upper looper (green) sequence:
1. Thread holder (silver triangle openings attached to thread holder stand)
2. Thread guide (flat silver clips just behind thread tension disc)
3. Thread tension disc (circular knobs with numbers for tension setting)
4. Pull thread around upper looper guide and upper looper
5. Pull thread into hole of upper looper

Lower looper (blue)
Repeat 1, 2, 3.
4. Pull thread around guide (see color coded chart inside front serger cover).

Easy threading mechanism (for lower looper)
1. Pull out the lower looper threading lever
2. Thread the lower looper and position the thread on hook of the lower looper
threading lever.
3. Push the lower looper threading lever back to its basic position while
holding the end of the thread.

Caution:
When returning the lower looper threading lever, always make sure that the two
blue triangle marks (directional arrows) meet each other.

Right needle thread (red)
Left needle thread (yellow)
Important: Thread the needles after threading of lower looper and upper looper.
First raise the presser foot lever, and then thread the needle threads in order shown in color coded thread guide.




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Lower loop broke- do I have to start from step one?


yes, take all threads out, and re=thread according to the diagram, following the threading order.

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Bobbin Thread


I have had the same problem. I always just used the same color of bobbin thread as on the top. It is a pain to change inbetween each block, but the designs usually look perfect. I will have to try playing with the tension.

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