Twin needle sewing, Section 8 – SINGER 6215 User Manual
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8. TWIN NEEDLE SEWING
Twin needle sewing produces two parallel lines of closely-spaced decorative
stitching. You can sew with either one or two thread colors.
Your machine is not supplied with
the twin needle or spool pin. These
may be obtained from your local
Singer Sewing Center as optional
Stitch Selection: desired stitch
Stitch Length: 2-5
Foot: General Purpose (B)
Needle Plate: General Purpose (A)
• Turn the machine off.
• Insert the twin needle with the flat
side of the shank toward the rear of
• Thread the machine as you nor
mally would for single needle stitch
ing, except pass the thread
between the center and the back
and through the
left eye of the twin needle.
• Insert a second spool pin into the
hole on the top cover of the
machine, as illustrated.
• Thread the-machine in the usual
way, except pass the thread from
the second spool between the cen
ter and the front tension discs
• Pass the thread through the remain
ing points, making certain to omit
the thread guide just above the nee
dle and pass thread through right
eye of needle.
• Draw both threads under the foot
and back along with the bobbin
• Slowly lower the needle Into the
hole In the needle plate by turning
the hand wheel toward you to make
sure the needle clears the plate.
• Make sure not to use a stitch width
greater than what is recommended
when twin needle stitching.