The bobbin thread, Winding the bobbin preparation steps, Winding steps – SINGER 6106 User Manual

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the bobbin thread

Your sewing machine uses two threads to form a stitch. The upper thread comes from the
spool and is threaded through the eye of the needle. The lower thread comes from the bob­
bin. Wind the bobbin before threading the machine.


Preparation Steps

1. Raise the presser foot and turn hand wheel

toward you until needle is in highest po­

2. Loosen hand wheel knob A by turning it to­

ward you with the right hand while holding
Hand wheel with the left hand.

3. Open slide plate and lift out bobbin.

4. Place spool pin felt on pin.

Winding Steps

Place thread spool on spool pin with thread

retaining slit B on top. (Break paper at the

end of spool if necessary). If you are using
a tube of thread affix spool pin extension
to spool pin to ensure even flow of thread.

Lead thread around bobbin winder tension

disc C and through small hole in bobbin
from inside out.

• Place bobbin on spindle and push bobbin

to right to engage bobbin winder.

• Hold thread end as shown and start the ma­

chine. Cut off thread end after a few coils

have been wound.

When required amount of thread has been

wound (winding will stop when bobbin is
full), stop the machine and cut connecting

Push bobbin to left and remove bobbin from


Hold hand wheel and tighten hand wheel