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Blue Bell 01-18-2014 05:35 PM

Wow! What a great buy. A Pfaff is a great machine. Nice cabinet, too.

sewplease 01-18-2014 06:21 PM

What a fun time you must have had discovering this beauty! I love stories like this. :-)

luvTooQuilt 01-18-2014 06:40 PM

Congrats on your new baby !!!!!!!!!!

pocoellie 01-18-2014 07:11 PM

Beautiful cabinet and great looking machine.

NapaJohn 01-18-2014 07:39 PM


Originally Posted by Jazzmyn (Post 6520459)
I did look at the belts but have NO idea what a cotton belt looks like, it does have the 2 cleated belts that look black, what I could tell from looking at them they look like they are new..not worn anywhere that I could tell.

Jassmyn, those are the cotton belts. When they are new they are a light beige/natural color but they pick up the black from the machine. If it's sewing fine, they're okay. When the motor belt is about to fail, it will slip or sometimes slide off as it stretches and can be tightened but then eventually breaks. They will sew for many years before wearing out.

Checking for extra belts at your local repair place is a good idea. Get whatever ones they have for future need.

cathyvv 01-18-2014 08:03 PM

Wow, the machine is nice, but I love the cabinet. Hope the machine was taken care of as well as the cabinet was.

Have fun with it!

lovelyl 01-19-2014 04:17 AM

Wow! Congrats!

mighty 01-19-2014 06:40 AM

Very cool machine!

JanieH 01-19-2014 01:40 PM

That is a great machine and the cabinet is stunning - so glad you found it!

mimiof4 01-19-2014 01:53 PM

I really like the looks of the "vintage" cabinet hope the machine works as well as the cabinet looks. Sounds like you got a great deal.


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