Bobbin case care and tension adjustment (video)
March 21, 2017
A clean bobbin case means a happy quilting experience! APQS Education Director Dawn Cavanaugh shows you how to properly clean your bobbin case and adjust tension for a beautiful stitch.
Dawn Cavanaugh is the Education Director at APQS.
How can I properly adjust my tension?
Tension can be a challenge for many quilters. In this article we share lots of tips and insights about how to address tension issues on your longarm quilting machine.
Service tip: stitch regulator stutter [VIDEO]
If you discover that the stitches begin to change length or the machine starts to hesitate when the regulator is engaged, it may be time to adjust your machine's encoder wheels.
Hook collar adjustment [VIDEO]
In this video you'll learn how to make a hook collar adjustment. As the hook collar rotates it rubs on a bushing that's coming through the front end of the gearbox. Over time, air space can get behind that collar which then allows your hook assembly to move front to back.