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Sewing machine not picking up bobbing stitch

Why want my sewing machine pick up bobbin siitch

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  • Slavica1961 Mar 20, 2008

    I have a same problem, my machine singer Futura 200 don''t pick the up bobbin stitches and I can't sew at all.

  • Jessicakes Nov 20, 2008

    It will pick up stitches and then stop and they won't lock at all, and then it will go back, so there's parts of the fabric where its obvious that its not sewn.

  • LizMan Dec 28, 2008

    my Simplicity machine will not pick up the bobbing thread, I have changed the needle and replaced the bobbing.

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MY 132 Q SINGER FEATHERWEIGHT SEWING MACHINE,
WON'T PICKUP THE BOBBIN STITCH

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Wont pickup bobbin thread when sewing.


Make sure you are using a brand new needle. Bent/damaged/dull needles frequently will fail to pick up the thread.

If it continues to skip stitches, it most likely has a needle/hook timing issue--the needle arrives at the bobbin at the wrong time to intercept the bobbin thread.

There are web sites and videos available that discuss sewing machine timing, or you can take it for service.

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The needle is not picking up the lower thread, I have cleaned the machine but the bobbin is not being picked up


Doesn't pick up bobbin thread
1. The bobbin may be in backwards.
2. The bobbin thread & top thread need to be pulled to the back before starting the stitching
3. You need a ballpoint rather than universal needle to sew on t-shirt knits.
4. the needle is in the machine backwards
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If by "won't stitch" you mean that the top thread will not pick up the bottom thread, make sure you have the needle threaded properly. If the machine is a top loading bobbin, the thread goes in the needle from front to back. Same if it's a side loading bobbin (bobbin faces you as you sew). If it's a front loading bobbin (bobbin faces left of machine), the thread goes in the needle from left to right.

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1.the needle is not inserted correctly
2.the needle is damaged
3.the wrong size needle is being used
4.the foot is not attached correctly
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on some sewing machines when the thread comes off the thread take up lever it can cause the machine to jam
also if the bobbin thread becomes tangled it can jam
check the bobbin area for lint or loose threads
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Make sure you have threaded the bobbin thread correctly. Also your top thread must be correctly threaded in order to pick up the bobbin thread.
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