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Thread: Free Westinghouse

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    Super Member ppquilter's Avatar
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    I have a manual for a Free Westinghouse that i got with an ELGIN ROTARY sewing machine in a cabnit.
    Born to Quilt, Forced to work.

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    Power Poster miriam's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by lswan View Post
    My neighbor will give me their Free Westinghouse if I restore it. It is similar to this. Would I be able to get bobbins for this? I don't want to rip it apart and fix it up if I can't get a bobbin for it.
    Why would you need to rip it apart? You might be able to find bobbins somewhere - they are an odd size.
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    Super Member Caroline S's Avatar
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    Ditto. I love the color also.
    Sweet Caroline

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    Super Member J Miller's Avatar
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    If it takes the larger dia, but narrower bobbins than a class 15, in other words the Kenmore, White, National type, Sew-Classics has them.
    If it takes the long bobbins most likely they are the same as the Singer 27/28 and those are available many places.


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    The machine has been sitting on a porch in a cabinet for years. It is full of dust and grime. I would need to clean and oil it. But if I can't get bobbins, how could I use it? There is one bobbin in the case. The machine is not gold, but looks the same as the one in the photo. I don't know where to look for bobbins. Thanks.

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