How do you do a needle plate repair on a overlocker or where could I find a new one?
While I was sewing yesterday my machine made a funning ‘crackling’ sound and then smoke was coming out of the power socket on the machine itself. I have discovered that on the computer board, where the motor is, a fuse has burnt out.
2V 5W Light Bulb for sewing machines This 12v 5w light bulb are compatible with some Husqvarna Viking, Bernina, Elna, Janome, Necchi, Pfaff and Singer sewing machine models. You can also use the 12V 3w light bulb but it will not be as bright. They are also available in LED lights. You can buy it from Sewing parts […]
Your New ELNA Lotus This is a compact sewing machine. Whether you have an ELNA Lotus ec (economy straight-stitch machine) an ELNA Lotus zz (zigzag sewing machine) or an ELNA Lotus sp (special, utility-stitch machine) It will always be handy, ready to serve you. It does not first have to be removed from a case. 1 […]
Threading the Elna Lotus is shown in the above video although it is in french. Winding the bobbin For the usual sewing jobs, you will do well to use a medium-sized thread. Turn the function dial to Bobbin Winding. Make sure that it is engaged in the notch Place the bobbin on the bobbin winder with the […]
Some troubleshooting tips for your Elna T34D overlocker Make sure your tension is not too tight and that there is no fluff or cotton stuck in between your tension plates. I sometimes use a string of the stitch to pull in between the tension plates. I always set the needles tension first and then i […]