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Thread: Does anyone own a White sewing machine?????

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    Super Member luv-e's Avatar
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    I have misplaced my manuel book and I can't remember how to lower the feed dogs?????
    I feel stupid asking but I've looked EVERYWHERE for the darn book....:{ :{
    My blondeness is coming back through my red hair...hehehehehe
    Can anyone help????????

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    Maybe look up the type of machine on line and they usually have the manual in the site. Just a suggestion.

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    Is it an old White?? I have one from the 1940's.

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    Super Member luv-e's Avatar
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    Thanks ,I tried that and they want me to download the whole manuel !!! Maybe I can ask DH to help me put it on a disk???

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    Super Member luv-e's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by sueisallaboutquilts
    Is it an old White?? I have one from the 1940's.
    Newer one..... It is couple of yrs old...

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    I had a White. The Quilter's machine and you could not lower them. It came with a clear plate to cover them.

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    Super Member luv-e's Avatar
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    I tried to find out the name of it???? I do remember lowering them before.. I just haven't used it this much on this machine.
    But, Thanks for the info,tho

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    OK I have a White model 1740. Book says to lower the feed teeth, push the lever in and to the right. To return the feed teeth to the up position, push the lever to the front. I am still trying to figure out where this lever is, but maybe you already know. I'll keep studying the book and you can PM me if you want me to work with you. I haven't used this machine in about 6 months and I forget what it looks like. I do think that I covered them with a square plastic piece.

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    Some machines have the lever located inside the bobbin area. You have to open the cover over the bobbin area to see it. Usually has a little teeth logo on it.

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    I have one. I'll look in my book when I go upstairs and post here! Mine is about 10-12 years old.. might be there somewhere.

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