Fabric, needle, thread and stitch length, How to exchange throat plate, Always remove the left needle – SINGER 14U64A User Manual

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This machine can do the 2 types of standard and ri^nt looper thread wrapped rolled hem stitching with a
seam width of 13mm.

Always remove the left needle

1. Fabric, needle, thread and stitch length

Fabric: Light to medium weight (See page 24)

♦ Rolled hemming is done by rolling the fabric and overedging (seam width L5mm), and is not

suited for heavy or stiff fabrics*

Needle: Singer Cat. No. 204$, #I L



Thread: A variety of thread combinations can be used for rolled hemming.

Stitch length adjustment (See page 12)

For rolled hemming* set the stitch length dial to '"2” or ‘T” and a fine seam

can be obtained.

2. How to exchange throat plate

A throat plate for roiled hem stitching has been furnished in the accessories for
this mzchme. By exchanging the ordinary overedge throat plate on the machine
with a rolled hemming throat plate by the following procedure, the machine can
be used for rolled hem stitching.

1. First of all, always disconnect the power line plug from

the receptacle.

2. Turn the hand wheel towards you until the needle is at

its highest point.

3. Lift the presser foot.
4. Remove the cylinder cover, (see page 5),

5. Unscrew the throat plate screw (1) and remove the throat


6. Install the rolled hem.ming throat plate and replace the

screw (1).

7. Replace the cylinder cover (See page 5).

Note: ^ When, replacing the throat plate, be carefiil that the thread is not

caught between the throat plate and machine.

^ Set seam width to the ''M"" mark on the roiled hemming throat plate.

^ To set seam width, align left edge of stationary knife holder with the

mark on the rolled humming throat plate.

Be sure the stationary knife is not in contact with the edge of throat





Roiled hemming

throat plate


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