Which machine part when turned towards the sewer raises and lowers the needle to place it exactly where needed?
3.01 SEWING MACHINE PARTS
|holds the needle firmly in the machine; loosened and tightened by a screw||needle clamp|
|controls the movement of the take-up lever; can be turned by hand to raise and lower the needle||hand wheel|
|moves the fabric under the presser foot, adevancing the fabric one stitch at a time||feed dogs (of feeds)|
What holds the bobbin when the thread is wound from the spool to the bobbin?
Bobbin case – holds the bobbin and provides bobbin thread tension. Bobbin spindle- holds the bobbin while it winds.
What keeps the spool in place while thread feeds through the machine?
Used to make the knot at the beginning and end of stitching. The spool pin keeps the spool in place while the thread feeds through the machine. This control adjusts the length of each stitch by changing the amount of fabric the feed dog pulls through the machine.
What part of the sewing machine controls the amount of pressure on the thread as it passes through the machine *?
Parts of the Sewing Machin
|Stitch Width Control||Regulates the width of the zigzag stitching and positions the need for straight stitching|
|Take Up Lever,||Controls amount of thread pulled from the spool to the needle for each stitch; moves up and down as you sew|
What is a large wheel on the right side of a sewing machine?
Hand wheel controls the movement of the take up lever and needle; can be controlled by power or by hand; should ALWAYS be turned toward you.
What feeds the thread and forms the upper thread of a stitch?
Sewing Machine Terms
|needle||feeds the thread that forms the upper part of the stitch|
|hand wheel||moves the take up lever and needle up and down|
|reverse feed lever||control that allows the machine to stitch backwards|
|bobbin||small spool that holds thread inside the machine|
How many parts are there in sewing machine?
The main functions of the sewing machine are sewing fabric or any other parts of the materials. Our study found that about 27 Parts of a sewing machine.