Do I Need To Buy A New Stylus if My Stylus Tip Has Worn Out?

Stylus tips wear out over time, eventually becoming unusable. Replace the tip, not the stylus You do not need to replace an entire stylus when the tip is worn out. They Tips are designed to be replaceable. The tips correspond to the year the stylus was made. See below for links to replacement tips. Pre…

Why Does The Needle Sound Different In Baste Mode Than The Other Modes?

Needle up/Needle down makes a different, labored noise when moving up and down. Baste Mode uses a faster speed To prevent the needle catching in the fabric, Baste Mode operates at a faster speed than any other mode. Because of this, it sounds different when it performs a needle up/needle down in baste mode, because…

Why Does My Needle Return To The Down Position When It Is Supposed To Be Up?

The needle is returning to the wrong position. Check needle position buttons Ensure that the needle position is set to be needle up and not needle down. Check index counts Ensure the index itself is working.  This is done by turning the hand wheel by hand, and looking into the rear PCB box (easiest is…