Functions useful in improving sewing efficiency are
Changing the needle stop
Normally, the sewing machine is set to leave the
needle in the fabric when sewing is stopped. Instead,
the machine can be set to leave the needle raised
when sewing is stopped.
Turn off the sewing machine.
reinforcement stitch key), turn on the sewing
When machine beeps twice, release the
automatic reverse/reinforcement stitch key.
a Automatic reverse/reinforcement stitch key
The needle stop position changes to the
● Perform the same operation to change the
needle stop position to the lowered
■ When the needle stops in the raised position
The needle stops in the raised position when sewing
● After sewing is finished, the fabric can be
■ When the needle stops in the lowered
The needle stops in the lowered position when
● Use this position to change the sewing
direction ("Changing the sewing direction"
(page 48)) or to stop while sewing.