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I have an Elna Sewing with a losse contact in the foot pedal. The socket is a type TAVARO SA 1/250 445501 two vertival pins and a central horisontal pin. Where can I buy on the WEB a pedal with plug and wire. (voltage 220 V) Jean-Paul LAUDE Denmark

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As you are 220 voltage probably best to try one of the UK websites for this

www.sewingparts.co.uk

great USA sites for other Elna parts are
www.whitesewingcenter.com
www.sewingpartsonline.com
www.sewusa.com

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