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Threading and thread breaks

Just bought this.
I don't know the correct tention for simple sewing. Everytime I try..the thread breaks! Then it shudders..:(
Am about to return it!

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The shudder bothers me!!
Would suggest take it back before you start messing with it or letting a sewing machine tech near it. Last thing you want to do is run the risk of voiding the warranty.
Best of luck
Rob

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