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Topic: My singer 237 is givin' me a fit  (Read 1015 times)
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« on: July 12, 2009 07:16:15 PM »

I was sooo happy to get my husband's grandmother Singer 237. Grin  It took me 3 hours to fix the thing.  I had to take a hammer to it to get the presser foot to come down.  I made an adoreable baby gown with it.  My problem is I have a manual, but it really doesn't show me how to thread it around the tension disc Huh  If there is a trick to it, I figured it out then re-threaded the machine only to lose it.  Just spent 2 hours re-threading to no avail.  Your help in describing how you thread it would be greatly appreciated. Cheesy

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« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2009 07:47:19 PM »

Finally figured it out! Grin  Used the manual for a 301 singer instead.  It had better pics & was way more descriptive.  Thanks Sew-Classic you rule!!! Cool

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« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2009 11:23:01 PM »

want picture =) i have vintage sewing machine lust and want sewporn.

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