Variable Needle Position
and Triple Seam
different needle positions:
center needle position – set dial at 0.
left needle position(s) – set dial between 0 and 6.5,
with 6.5 being the farthest left.
Stitch Length Dial
The needle must be at a high position before changing
stitch length. Hand turn the flywheel toward you to raise
the needle. OR Press the Up/Down Needle key until the
needle is in an up position (Model 3230 only).
Turn the stitch length dial to align the desired stitch
length with the setting mark
the shorter the stitch length. The higher the number, the
longer the stitch length.
The buttonhole illustration indicates where to align the
setting mark when sewing buttonholes. Stitch density for
buttonholes should be adjusted to the fabric weight. See
can sew from
. The lower the number,