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    Old 08-14-2010, 04:48 PM
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    Originally Posted by Numa
    It doesn't sew, but everything moves freely. When you put the throat plate on, it won't do anything. Is that clearer?
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    I'm not much of a mechanic but when the throat plate is on it's probably keeping something from moving underneath. have you tried reseating the bobbin case?
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    Old 08-14-2010, 05:24 PM
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    Originally Posted by Honchey
    Originally Posted by Numa
    It doesn't sew, but everything moves freely. When you put the throat plate on, it won't do anything. Is that clearer?
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    I'm not much of a mechanic but when the throat plate is on it's probably keeping something from moving underneath. have you tried reseating the bobbin case?
    I tried that. The bobbin is like it should be. Thanks for trying! I appreciate it. Numa
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    Old 08-14-2010, 05:32 PM
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    The machine is beautiful. Love the scroll work.
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    Old 08-14-2010, 06:15 PM
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    Originally Posted by Numa
    It doesn't sew, but everything moves freely. When you put the throat plate on, it won't do anything. Is that clearer?
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    Could the throat plate be somehow hanging up the feed dogs?
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    Old 08-14-2010, 06:22 PM
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    found this in Maryland. If someone is close, it is quite a good deal. The guy wouldn't ship :(

    http://smd.craigslist.org/atq/1899184021.html
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    Old 08-14-2010, 08:54 PM
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    Originally Posted by Katia
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    Wow, I have never seen one like that with the scroll work instead of decals. Any idea how old it is?

    Nancy
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    Old 08-14-2010, 10:31 PM
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    I wish I knew. I need to find the numbers and go from there I guess.
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    Old 08-15-2010, 02:14 AM
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    Originally Posted by jackkip
    found this in Maryland. If someone is close, it is quite a good deal. The guy wouldn't ship :(

    http://smd.craigslist.org/atq/1899184021.html
    Wow, that is just like my Connie - and it's an even better price than I got her for.... someone MUST got a save her from being stuffed in the atic again, please.
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    Old 08-15-2010, 06:04 AM
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    Originally Posted by Numa
    It doesn't sew, but everything moves freely. When you put the throat plate on, it won't do anything. Is that clearer?
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    There could possibly be thread wrapped BEHIND the bobbin case. That's the next thing I would check.
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    Old 08-15-2010, 06:32 AM
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    Originally Posted by Lacelady
    Originally Posted by jackkip
    found this in Maryland. If someone is close, it is quite a good deal. The guy wouldn't ship :(

    http://smd.craigslist.org/atq/1899184021.html
    Wow, that is just like my Connie - and it's an even better price than I got her for.... someone MUST got a save her from being stuffed in the atic again, please.
    If it weren't a 5 hour drive for me, I'd go get her! :(
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