Re: Stitch issue on 7700


We are talking about the 7700.  Not the 12,000.

In a message dated 3/24/2013 7:32:50 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time, maddieandbud@... writes:

i think when you use the dual feed 1/4 inch piecing foot, your needle position moves to the right and you can't use your single stitch needle plate.

--- In janome12000@..., Fmjfrazier@... wrote:
> When using the dual feed foot for piecing stitch be sure you engage the
> dual feed foot and carefully switch to the single hole plate. That may help.
> Be sure you are using the right size needle and that there is no burr on
> the needle.
> Virginia
> In a message dated 3/23/2013 4:59:18 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
> pjrulo@... writes:
> Jim,
> My question is for the 7700 machine and I'm, hoping you might have some
> ideas as to what could cause my issue. I'm using Masterpiece thread, accufeed
> 1/4 inch foot on quilt stitch 93 piecing quilts. I thought the machine
> needed to be serviced so I took it in for maintenance. The top thread was
> making a tiny loop on the bottom fabric every once in a while. When it came
> back from the technician at first it would sew about 2 inches then the
> stitches would get very tiny and the fabric wouldn't feed thru. I rethreaded,
> changed the needle, turned it off, turned it on, changed the top tension to 6
> and finally it stopped doing this but now it does the little top loop on the
> bottom side about every 2 inches. I spent most of the afternoon yesterday
> at the shop. They tried everything, changed the foot, changed the bobbin
> case, all sorts of other things and finally told me I had to leave the
> machine. They were going to call Janome. Do you have any idea what could cause t
> his issue? Your opinion is very much appreciated!
> BTW - I love the Volume 1 video guide for the 12000, can't wait to see the
> next one!
> Thanks!
> Pam

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