Thread Therapy

Tension Discs

  • Tension
  • Bobbins

Bob Purcell (Chief Threadologist of Superior Threads) discusses tension and how tension discs work in a standard home machine. Most home machines are factory preset to be used with a strong sewing thread, not quilting or embroidery thread. Adjusting tension on your machine will do more for sewing success than anything else.

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