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Elna 5200Q The material is bunching up in front of the feed dogs

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Are the feed dogs actually raising, moving, and dropping (raise the presser foot and hand-rotate the handwheel and watch how the feed dogs are moving)? If not, check to see if the stitch length is set well above the zero (which means it sews in place)? Perhaps the presser foot pressure is set too firm and is preventing the fabric from moving under the foot.

Posted on May 18, 2017

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The machine is old and may not have been maintained. The feed dogs may be rusted.

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