Twin-needle stitching, Procedure, Twin needie stitching – SINGER 1288 User Manual

Page 85

Attention! The text in this document has been recognized automatically. To view the original document, you can use the "Original mode".

background image

8. Twin-Needle Stitching

Twin-needle sewing capability has been built into this

sewing machine. The twin-needle simultaneously
produces two parallel, closely spaced lines of pattern
stitching. You can stitch with either one or two colours
of thread.

• Stitch: Pattern desired

• Needle Position: J. «L only


stitch Width:

U ] t

• Stitch Length: .5-4 to suit fabric

• General Purpose Needle Plate

• General Purpose Foot


Do not use a stitch width greater than

what is recommended. A wider stitch will result in

needle breakage.


• Insert twin-needle.

• Thread as for single-needle stitching and through

eye of left needle.

• Insert a second spool pin with felt washer into hole

on the top cover of machine, as illustrated.

• Place second spool of thread on this spool pin and-


• Thread the machine in the usual way with the sec­

ond spool of thread, making certain to omit the

thread guide above the needle and pass thread
through eye of right needle.