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I am trying to use the letters - eg names - I follow the directions in the book - however if keeps "doing its own thing" - the letters come our different to what I save in memory. I tried cancelling and beginning again - the exact same thing happens. Please give more instructions to use this great faciltiy. E.g. say I want to machine "made exclusively by Harriet"

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Sounds like you machine could be out of balance. If you look on the right side of the machine there is a small hole. In there put a 10 torx screwdriver and turn. This will adjust the balance. This is a tricky thing to do, may want to take it to a bernina teck.
Before I do this I would check the decoritve stitches and see if they are odd looking aswell.
It could also be low feed dogs, feed timing, presser foot presser, syncroizer, and many other things.
Hope this helps

Posted on Mar 28, 2011


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