Pull the thread off the spool. Pass the thread
from the back to the front through the
thread guides at the top.
When using thread that quickly feeds off the spool,
such as metallic thread, use the enclosed ring to
prevent the thread from becoming entangled.
Threading sequence; Pull the thread from the spool,
place the thread through the ring from the bottom up
(1), into the thread guide (2) and through the ring
from the top down (3). When using the ring, do not
use the spool cap base.
• Guide the thread so that it does not become
entangled with the other thread.
• After feeding the thread as instructed, wind
any excess thread back onto the spool,
otherwise the excess thread will become
Pass the thread through the machine's
thread guide from the right to the left.
a Thread guide
Thread the machine according to the steps
of "Upper Threading" on page 62.
Using Threads that Unwind
■ Using the Spool Net
If using transparent nylon monofilament thread,
metallic thread, or other strong thread, place the
included spool net over the spool before using it.
When using specialty threads, threading must be
If the spool net is too long, fold it once to match it to
the spool size before placing it over the spool.
• When threading the spool with the spool net
on, make sure that 50-60 mm (approx. 2 -
2-1/2 inches) of thread are pulled out.
• It may be necessary to adjust the thread
tension when using the spool net.
a Spool net
b Thread spool
c Spool pin
d Spool cap