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Janome 1600P-QC tension problems

Old 12-21-2020, 02:40 PM
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I just purchased a Janome 1600P-QC. I am having difficulty getting the tension correct. I have referred to the manual, youtube, and internet chats but have not be successful in getting suggestions. The fabric keeps gathering and bunching. I am new to the Quilting Board so if this issue has already been discussed, please link me to the thread. Thanks so much!
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Old 12-21-2020, 03:54 PM
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Leah day sells those machines and she has some
videos on them. She is also responsive to questions. Maybe if you havenít tried her she can help.
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Old 12-22-2020, 05:07 AM
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i have a 1600p_QC and all my dials are on 3 it runs prefect.
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Old 12-22-2020, 06:59 PM
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The troubleshooting section of my manual says to check these things:
1) Threading is incorrect
2) Wrong needle for the fabric and thread in use
3) Upper thread tension is too high
4) Bobbin tension is too high
5) You're sewing a lightweight fabric with the feed dogs in a heavyweight position
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