I just bought a Pfaff Tipmatic off craigslist for $300 and now I am thinking I got robbed!
I tried it out while it was still in their home. It worked then but when I got it home and tried to actually sew with it, I get this:
Picture 1: This is how I start. This looks like how it's supposed to, right? Sorry that the picture is blurry. I later changed the bobbin thread from purple to the same white as the top between this picture and the second picture.
Picture 2: I sew about two or three stitches and the needle gets stuck. When I get the needle unstuck and pull out my fabric (sometimes that is VERY HARD to do) I see this:
Picture 3: Then, I open up the bobbin area and I see this:
I have oiled the bobbin hook per the instruction manual. I don't know what the problem is and I am actually very upset that I might've gotten screwed out of $300. Please help!