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What size sewing needles and brand are right for my riccar 2600 model?

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It should tell you in the owners manual.
http://www.riccar.com/ftp/whitepapers/2600-Owners-Manual.pdf
Most needles are suitable for all machines. The size of the needle depends on the thickness of the material you are trying to sew. Usually the finer the material, the smaller the needle.

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