Bobbin case maintenance [VIDEO]
May 25, 2014
Clean and maintain your APQS quilting machine bobbin case regularly for optimum performance. Learn how to remove lint and properly insert the bobbin brake spring.
This post was written by members of the APQS marketing team.
Timing your APQS machine [VIDEO]
While APQS machines don't just "go out of time," occasionally a mishap like a broken needle can change the timing between the hook assembly and the needle. If your machine skips stitches in the manual sewing mode or is not picking up stitches, use this video to help check or adjust your machine's timing. Imbalanced tension is not related to timing, however.
Needle up-down adjustment on fluorescent light machines [VIDEO]
As your APQS machine breaks in over time you may need to adjust the needle positioning speed. Watch the video below to learn how.
Encoder wheel adjustment & replacement [VIDEO]
APQS stitch-regulated machines provide beautiful stitches at the touch of a button. If your stitches seem quite a lot longer in one direction or the other when using your stitch regulator or the machine seems to hesitate, your encoder wheels may need adjustment. This video shows you how to make the adjustment on standard tables, including those with M & M wheels.