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That link didn't work when I tried it. Try his one:
"Most sewing machine problems are due to the carbon based unit in the chair in front of the machine"
To you think industrial machines will sell for Christmas? I bet those would be heavy to ship. Where do you buy the cork for the oil bath? I seem to find industrial sewing machines all the time, too. They aren't really any different to work on - just a ton heavy...
NEVER let a sewing machine know you are in a hurry.
Success is not final. Failure is not fatal.
It is the courage to continue that counts. Winston Churchill
Picked this up off craigslist the other day. First one of these I've got, in good shape and sews well.
serial # AG700180
Lee; You might have warned us with a Drool Alert title for your post. She is just beautiful.
Through Christ who strengthens me, I can do all things. - Paul
I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that He is able to keep that which I committed unto Him against that Day. - Paul
Chris, servant to three demanding cats