Oiling Sewing Machine | How to Oil Sewing Machines

A. Manual oiling system it requires the operator to oil each point individually, and on a regular (preferred 5-6 hour) basis. 
B. Automatic oiling system it can supply all points of lubrication or can be com binned with manual oiling. 
The oil in automatic systems can be distributed: 
1. Through gravity, 
2. Through splash, 
3. Through wicking (such as cotton cord) or 
4. Through pressure supplied by a pump. 

Mini Sewing Machine User Manual

1. Make certain the on/off switch (A) is in the off position before inserting the batteries,
2. Put 4 AA batteries into the battery compartment (B) on the underside of the machine or insert the power adapter into the DC jack, 
3. Press switch (A) to turn on or off. Be sure that the machine is properly threaded and fabric is positioned for sewing before you turn on the machine. 

Thread | Sew Threads

A big factor in a smooth sewing experience is using the right thread for the job. You’ll be surprised by how many different kinds of thread there are. I list them below from heaviest weight thread for heavy-duty sewing down to the finest and lightest weight threads.

1. Heavyweight / outdoor thread 
Use heavyweight outdoor thread for sewing canvas and other outdoor and water repellent fabrics. These threads stand up to wet conditions better than all-purpose thread. 

Necchi Sewing Machine Dating | Necchi Serial Number Lookup | How Old Is My Necchi

Macchina da cucire Necchi
Where Is Serial Number On Necchi Sewing Machine? 
It’s difficult to mention a specific part on the Necchi sewing machine to find the serial number. Depending on the Necchi model, you can find it under the sewing machine or directly at the front. Some models also have their serial number hidden on the base or cabinet.

Bernina Capacitor Replacement / Bernina Network Suppressor / Bernina Motor Capacitor

Bernina Record Models 730 to 732, 830 to 832
Bernina Sport Models 801 to 803
Bernina Minimatic Models 707 to 710, 717 to 719, 807 to 812, 
817 to 819

This advice only applies to sewing machines that have a separate motor box on the rear of the machine. 

NOTE: the post is of an educational nature, work on live devices is intended exclusively for professionals, the risk of electric shock. !! 

Adjusting Thread Tension Sewing Machine / How To Adjust Thread Tension

 Adjusting the tension of the thread on the sewing machine is an inexhaustible topic, it gives the most problems to beginners, I made a special video that deals with this topic, I recommend you watch it, English subtitles may contain errors, but if something is not clear, feel free to ask.

See how to adjust the thread tension on a sewing machine on our youtube channel or in the video below. To fully understand the topic you need to watch the entire video clip. 

Vintage Husqvarna Viking Sewing Machine Service Manual

Husqvarna Repair Manual

The most comprehensive Husqvarna Viking service manual (pdf):

The service manual is written to meet the growing demand for knowledge of Husqvarna Viking technicians and sewing machine masters. The manual can be used by both amateurs and professionals, this is the best and most comprehensive service manual for older sewing machines type as Husqvarna Viking. 

Singer Service Manual | Singer Parts Diagram | Vintage Singer Settings

Singer Repair Manual

Those who follow us regularly on this page and on our youtube channel are aware that they can obtain various service manuals and parts catalogs from us.
Singer sewing machines certainly take the lead as a brand in the world, especially old models.
The following documents are currently available:

Brother HC1850 Review | Brother Computerized Sewing Maschine

For sewing, quilting, and basic monogramming; The Brother HC1850 features 185 unique stitches, including 55 alphanumeric sewing stitches for basic monogramming and 8 styles of one step buttonholes. 
Designed for flexibility and ease of use, this sewing machine includes a convenient, built in stitch reference flip chart, 8 presser foot, push button stitch selector, adjustable sewing speed, automatic threading system, detachable foot controller, and an exceptional feed system for sewing on almost any fabric. 
Specialty quilting features include a detachable wide table, spring action quilting foot, and the ability to do free motion quilting. The Brother hc1850 is lightweight and portable... 

Singer 201 Sewing Machine | Singer 201K | Singer 201P

Sewing machines are an inexhaustible topic, especially for those of us who have almost spent our lives next to these devices.
Many sewing machines deserve "attention" on this page, but that is impossible, one of the cult models, which I think deserves to be mentioned, is certainly the Singer class 201 sewing machine. Singer 201 sewing machines were produced mainly in the USA and Great Britain, although smaller numbers were also made in Australia.
Singer 201 first "saw the light of day" back in 1935 and production was completed around 1961. Many will say that the Singer 201 is the best production model of the Singer Company ever, hundreds of thousands of them have been produced and many are still sewing today as long before... 

Different Types Of Sewing Machine Beds

Class room concepts
In fashion manufacture the sewing machines are still predominantly used in their basic forms but, for more specialized garments and those made in higher volume, variations in machine shape are available which enables easier movement of the materials around the machine. 
These variations primarily affects the shape of the bed of the
machine, i.e. the part on which material rest. 

The best known version is the flat bed and the main alternatives are cylinder bed, Post bed and feed off the arm. 
The blind felling machine is also a special shape, as are the Over edge sewing machines which have no fabric space to the right of the needle.
Following is the classification of different bed type used in machinery. 

Bernina Electric Motor Models And Types | Vintage Bernina Motor

The original engines that were used Europe, with which the machines were delivered from the factory, are shown here. Thousands of machines however were also exported without an engine and were only equipped with an engine produced there in the country of destination.
Machines were also imported and equipped with a motor "made in W. Germany" in the EU. Bernina also supplied the 115 volt motors required there for the USA.
All of these Bernina motors were produced by Scintilla S.A. Solothurn / Switzerland. 
Note: all Bernina motors are factory-installed, safe to touch, in accordance with protection class I, 100% insulated from the machine housing. 

NOTE: the post is of an educational nature, work on live devices is intended exclusively for professionals, the risk of electric shock. !!