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Sewing machine tension

How should I adjust the tension on my Singer Featherweight 132 machine? The thread on thetop looks straight but underneath the material it's a mess!

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Hi. The upper tension is too loose (even tho it looks ok). If the upper thread is too loose, it can't pull the bobbin thread up to properly form the stitch and you get those messy 'birds nest' on the bottom side of the fabric. I posted a Tip on Adjusting Tension--read that and adjust your upper tension.

Thanks!

Robbie

Posted on Aug 02, 2010

Testimonial: "Thanks! That does help. Now I'll have to find your tip on Adjusting Tension =)"

  • reluctant Mar 11, 2011

    This was not helpful because I cannot find the tip which was posted on adjusting tension.

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