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Info on threading Brother DB2 B755-3, also what is the max size thread and needle, that the machine can use? Thanks Robert

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SOURCE: MANUAL FOR BROTHER INDUSTRIAL SEWING MACHINE DB2-B755-3

Go to brother.com . From there you will need to enter the model number and serial number to get the file for free good luck

Posted on Jun 01, 2009

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SOURCE: industrial sewing machine top thread breaking

The brother DB 2 series of machines do not use a needle with a flat side. the needle system is DBX1 and are available from size 10 to size 20.
Try using the right needle for the machine and the right size for the thread you are using. this should make it better

Posted on Feb 27, 2008

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Just got the pr600 machine. Can't get the upper and lower thread to connect. Keep getting the error message to check upper and lower thread.

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

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SOURCE: Sewing Machine (brother XL 3200)

You may have the bobbin case in wrong.  I have this machine, and I know that it is really easy to put the bobbin case in wrong.  Try taking it out and making sure that the little stop is in the front and it is seated down in there and able to wiggle back and forth.  My experience with this machine, until the other day when my cat knocked mine off the table and knocked something out of alignment, is that it just works.  Any time mine hasn't worked, it has either been dirty, needing oil, threaded wrong or the bobbin case wasn't seated right.  In other words, it has always been my fault.

Posted on May 25, 2009

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SOURCE: Bobbin won't thread on my Broter DB2 B755-3

Manual here........


http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/stitches/BROTHER-DB2-B755-MKIII-MANUAL.pdf

Posted on May 29, 2009

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Thanks for using FixYa. The upper thread could be tangled. Remove the thread completely from the machine. The correct size spool cap should be used for the size of the thread spool. Re-thread the machine according to the directions in the manual.

Place a spool of thread on a spool pin and check the upper threading.
Remove the bobbin and make sure the bobbin is threaded properly in the shuttle race. Remove any loose threads or lint in the shuttle race.

Also please check that the bobbin is installed in its case rightly. Needle thread is too tight. Hold the thread lightly to keep the end from going down into the shuttle.

The needle could be thread incorrectly. Thread the needle eye from the front to the back.
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Please do rate the solution and revert for further assistance.


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