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Which Industrial serger? Juki 6714?? And anyone know about BBT or LB (automatic backpackers?)
the8dunlaps
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Date: 4/28/14 10:38 PM

Opinions on industrial sergers and which are good for thick layers of knits... bamboo and hemp french terry, hemp fleece, etc.... and also thin 1 layer knits as well. THANKS!!
I really really want the back tacking back latching capbility, looks like a newer add on.... ANyone have experience with this and does it work Just at the beginning or does it back tack at the end? I've read 2 places of machines that do it at the beginning and end but most say just at the beginning. THANKS!
beauturbo
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Date: 4/29/14 0:03 AM

I would think back tacking might just be the same as when you take your serger chain and wrap it front of where you are going to sew when starting out? I don't think you need anything special for that, I think you can do that on any overlocker? At the end of something though, I think you would have to flip your fabric around the other way. Or are you talking about some air blowing something someplace?
the8dunlaps
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Date: 4/29/14 5:04 PM

Yeah I'm going to skip that part... it just takes the tail and threads it through the serging... on the underside, same as if I take a tapestry needle and thread the tail.. if it did it for me automatically at the END of sewing I would be all over it... but since it's just at the start it doesn't help me since I sew in squares or circles... etc. I cut off the beginning at the end anyway lol.
Still would love feedback on this machine!! thanks!
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