Question about Baby Lock Esante

2 Answers

Thread breaka When I use embroidery, after a minute or so of sewing, the thread breaks. And when I put the thread back and start to sewing, it breaks again and again, but each time it breaks fastter. I appreciate if you could help me to fix this problem.

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 3 Answers

Your thread might be old. Thread loses moisture over time and becomes more and more brittle. Metallic thread is probably the worst for breaking that I have encountered because it is so twisty. It twists up on itself making a little knot (like rope twists on itself when you turn it in one direction) and that knot won't pass through the thread linkage and then it breaks. One of the best things I have found to do is not put my thread on the thread holder. Instead, I put it on the table beside my maching on the side that the wheel is on, pull the thread between the buttonhole post and it's guide, and then thread as usual. This gives the thread a little more room to unkink before it gets threaded into the machine. It's sort of the same principle as those thread stands that you see.

Posted on Mar 15, 2008

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

First, make sure that you are threading the machine properly check your manual for right thread path.
Secondly, make sure you are using an embroidery needle.

Posted on Jan 12, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Embroidery not working correctly


Well, before I did all that (which may be necessary), I would take a piece of UNWAXED dental floss or hand embroidery floss and floss between the tension disks. You mentioned that you were suddenly breaking threads; there may be lint or loose threads or both seated between the disks, preventing the thread from seating properly. Then,
I would take the embroidery unit off and try to do some sewing with it, to see what results I got. If you can catch and bring the bobbin thread to the top with the top thread, I am doubtful that your timing is off. Sew a line of both straight stitch and zigzag stitches, and see if the stitches are balanced. If not, you may have a bobbin tension issue, and if so, most bobbin cases can be adjusted.

I think you'll find, though, that things will improve considerably when you have cleaned out the upper thread path and tension disks. Make sure when you do that, that your foot is raised, so that the disks are spread. Oh, a drop of sewing machine oil wouldn't hurt either--generally you should put a drop of oil for every 5 hours of embroidery.

Please get back to us to let us know!

Mar 14, 2014 | Singer Quantum XL-6000 Computerized Sewing...

1 Answer

How do you start embroidering a design where the thread breaks on a Bernina Artista 180 sewing/embroidery machine?


Most machines have a stitch counter, stitch forward and step back features. Check your manual and embroidery machine's screens for this.

IN case you have misplaced your manual I found this one for you. It's big so allow time to download.
http://www.itsastitchonline.com/mastery_on_the_web/Mastery_170_180_1-10-02.pdf

Sep 10, 2012 | Bernina Artista 180

1 Answer

Singer CE-200


since it is a embroidery machine I would suggest the technican
to be on the safe side

Jun 03, 2012 | Singer CE-200 Quantum Futura Computerized...

1 Answer

Skipping stitches and sometime the thread breaks.


Sounds like a tension problem maybe. Too tight tension will bend, and break the needle, especially if sewing fast in free machine embroidery, in this mode, the tensions have to be looser anyway. I can't explain why the wheel flagged and stopped, but experiment with tensions first.

Mar 27, 2017 | PfaFF Sewing Machines

2 Answers

Brother Embroidery machine thread keeps breaking


the needle thread tension is wrong
bunching up under the material indicates that it is too loose

Nov 17, 2017 | Sewing Machines

2 Answers

Tension on upper thread?


It sounds like the machine needs to be timed, seek out a sewing machine repair shop for this service.

Jun 07, 2017 | Baby Lock Ellure

1 Answer

Needle breaking-CE 250


I had that same problem and it was due to the thread being too tight. Put the thread net on your thread and it should be ok.

Dec 22, 2007 | Singer CE-200 Quantum Futura Computerized...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sewing Machines Logo

227 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Baby Lock Sewing Machines Experts

Tally Girl
Tally Girl

Level 3 Expert

1133 Answers

Jon Piercy

Level 2 Expert

67 Answers

Jim Goldsmith
Jim Goldsmith

Level 3 Expert

2005 Answers

Are you a Baby Lock Sewing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...