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11-19-2015, 03:10 PM
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Posted By sews

Joe, awesome that you both worked on it! It looks...

Joe, awesome that you both worked on it! It looks wonderful, I bet it brightens up the room.
10-27-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,569
Posted By sews

excellent! love the use of the fence boards too...

excellent! love the use of the fence boards too :-) :thumbup:
10-23-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,732
Posted By sews

Question Singer 12 boat shuttle - original? How to thread?

The needle clamp arrived from England a few days ago, so now on the lower thread path of the machine....

The boat shuttle that was included (and fits just fine) does not lopok like a typical...
10-23-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,685
Posted By sews

Sorry, we won't be able to make it. Larry is...

Sorry, we won't be able to make it. Larry is working all weekends until Nov 28......
10-19-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,685
Posted By sews

Larry and I can come if he is not teaching that...

Larry and I can come if he is not teaching that Saturday, which is a preferred day for adult classes. We have 2 Singer 28 hand-cranks available for public use (and 3 for looking at, gentle use, and...
10-19-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,240
Posted By sews

If you are on FB you should be able to follow...

If you are on FB you should be able to follow this link and see my husband using my Kenmore hand crank
https://www.facebook.com/calkinsart/videos/vob.1366135796/10207113705545456/?type=2&theater
...
10-18-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,154
Posted By sews

"The Singer hand wheel was the same size as the...

"The Singer hand wheel was the same size as the mounting post " ..... can you explain? Where did you buy the hand crank?

Congrats on a very cute machine. I know I found mine heart-stoppingly...
10-08-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,463
Posted By sews

I tried this with Archaicarcane's help ---- an...

I tried this with Archaicarcane's help ---- an excellent blog tutorial:
http://www.archaicarcane.com/singerattheraces/ for an unresponsive foot controler.

There is also this, maybe, sewbeadit,...
10-05-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 302,487
Posted By sews

Macybaby, I think that would be very fitting...

Macybaby, I think that would be very fitting given your sewing machine museum --- and your husband would likely do a much better job on the wooodwork.
I thought the excecution was really crude in...
10-05-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 302,487
Posted By sews

They ended up in Seattle, maybe ...

They ended up in Seattle, maybe

https://seattle.craigslist.org/est/atq/5250528927.html

Primitive Sewing Machine Cabinet Drawer Set - $20
:D
10-04-2015, 05:51 PM
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Views: 875,783
Posted By sews

very nice!

very nice!
10-03-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 302,487
Posted By sews

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/fud/5232683451....

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/fud/5232683451.html


Repurposed Sewing Machine Chair - $225
:shock:



(12 day old ad, sorry if it has been posted before)
10-01-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,613
Posted By sews

Glad you're happy with the new Sewmor. Good job...

Glad you're happy with the new Sewmor. Good job cleaning it up!
10-01-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

It's all good!!! :cool: The culprit was the...

It's all good!!! :cool:

The culprit was the belt guard! It is probably an exchange for one that broke or was never there in the first place. It was such a tight fit. The decals are also a bit...
10-01-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

532222 Where is the tire? This unit reminds...

532222

Where is the tire? This unit reminds me of the 1874 one, attached at a place near the edge of the plate. My machine has a provision for that as well, so it seems, but it was never used:
...
10-01-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

Hi Joe -- thank you for that search link -- it...

Hi Joe -- thank you for that search link -- it supplied links to blogs that I had not visited before, one with very detailed info but of an earlier vintage - 1874 -...
10-01-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

Thanks Steve --- Looks like we addressed the...

Thanks Steve --- Looks like we addressed the bobbin length issue at the same tiime. Interesting that yours fit into the shuttle though it was not the correct one. The 2 that came with the machine are...
10-01-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

Now I'm picturing that all one needs to do is...

Now I'm picturing that all one needs to do is pull the spring loaded part to the righthand side, insert the bobbin and it will automatically line up with the edge of the handwheel. But that is not...
10-01-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

Manicmike - do you mean to say that it swivels...

Manicmike - do you mean to say that it swivels towards the handwheel basically at a wide arc? No, it is not possible to do that. We have removed the whole unit and put it back in its place and there...
09-30-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

For some reason part of my post didn't show.......

For some reason part of my post didn't show.... (same problem yesterday and I gave up)

Here's a close-up of the bobbin winder set up:

532173

No matter what we do, there remains a gap between...
09-30-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,215
Posted By sews

Red face Singer 12 New Family bobbin winder mystery

I stayed off Craigslist for about 6 weeks. 3 days ago I thought I'd take a look..... and yesterday I went and picked up the cutest little Singer 12 of 1888 vintage, a hand crank with domed case, all...
09-19-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,597
Posted By sews

Hmmmm.. Wish I had logged back in sooner, I would...

Hmmmm.. Wish I had logged back in sooner, I would have been able to help.... (You could have pm'ed me, Steve) But either way, I'm glad you got it worked out. That IS a wonderful little machine and...
08-10-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 895
Posted By sews

Naehmaschinen Fabrik = sewing machine factory. ...

Naehmaschinen Fabrik = sewing machine factory.

Can't read what it says on the front of the machine. Can you supply a close-up?
08-09-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,268
Posted By sews

At Amazon for a sneak peak: (2004 edition) ...

At Amazon for a sneak peak: (2004 edition)
...
08-03-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 302,487
Posted By sews

^^^^^ haha Maybe not so realistic... Someone...

^^^^^ haha Maybe not so realistic...

Someone wanted this 99 badly - it does look pretty - though no motor, the tension unit is separate (with parts missing?), the case dinged up and the bottom has...
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