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Nelco sewing machine

I inherited a Nelco I can't find the on/off switch and when I plug it in it starts sewing(needle is going up and down and I can't stop it unless I unplug it. is this supposed to happen? How do I control the needle with no foot pad or way to slow it down and stop it?

 
Kimkh

Asked by Kimkh at 2:47 PM on May. 30, 2011 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • I'm not familiar with that brand, but maybe this will help:


    http://www.sewusa.com/Sewing_Machine_Manuals/Nelco_Sewing_Machines.htm


    There should always be a foot or knee pedle/lever or a foot tredle or hand crank (really old). But the machine should not just go when it gets power. Something is missing and/or broken. I recommend you find a repair shop in your area that is familiar with that brand.  


    GL  :-)

    ss_mom

    Answer by ss_mom at 4:01 PM on May. 31, 2011

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