Free-motion echo quilting foot "E" measurement
a 6.4 mm (approx. 1/4 inch)
b 9.5 mm (approx. 3/8 inch)
• With free-motion quilting, control the feeding
speed of the fabric to match the sewing speed.
If the fabric is moved faster than the sewing
speed, the needle may break or other damage
• When starting to sew, the internal sensor
detects the thickness of the fabric, and the
quilting foot is raised to the height specified
in the machine settings screen. Press
to display "FREE MOTION FOOT
HEIGHT" on P. 1 of the settings screen (see
page 16). Press
height that the quilting foot is raised above
the fabric. Increase the setting by pressing
, for example, when sewing very soft
fabric, so that it is easier to sew.
• In order to sew with a balanced tension, it
may be necessary to adjust the upper thread
tension (see page 50). Test with a sample
piece of quilting fabric.
to select the
to set the machine to free-
motion sewing mode.
→ The key appears as
raised to the necessary height for free-motion
Follow the steps on page 37 "Removing the
Presser Foot" to remove the presser foot.
Remove the presser foot holder (see page
38) and the screw.
Position the free-motion echo quilting foot
"E" on the left side of the presser bar with
the holes in the quilting foot and presser bar
SEWING THE STITCHES
, and the quilting foot is