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Thread: Bernina 170 instruction book

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    Does anybody have an instruction book on the Bernina 170?
    Bernina does not and I haven't found one yet. Thanks!

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    Try posting an ISO ad on both SewItsForSale and BerninaThirtySomethings, both free yahoo groups. You already looked for it under "Out of Print Manuals" on the Bernina website?

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    The Bernina shop in OKC had an extra book for my "old" 830... I couldn't find mine... maybe your local Bernina dealer can help you out? When I asked, their response suggested this is a common thing...

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    There is a website called mastersewusa.com that has copies of the manual for around $20 or you can get a download for about $5.

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    No website for the given address. Thanks anyway.

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    Thanks! I got the address to go in this time and have ordered the book! Appreciate all your help! Marilyn

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    Bernina does have the older instruction books on their website, but it may not be in the most logical place. Here's the PDF for the 170. http://www.berninausa.com/webautor-d...70-a180_EN.pdf

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    Thanks,Terrilee---I found the page showing how to lower the feed dogs (now how do I raise them?) I like the pdf of directions and have ordered the instruction manual for $20.
    I just never had an instruction book when I traded my other machine in for this one. My Bernina 170 was a trade in, so guess the original owner didn't have an instruction book???
    Funny, because I have asked for one and they said, no book for it???? Live and learn, eh? Many thanks! Marilyn

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