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AdaH
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Date: 4/3/13 12:40 PM

Someplace I read about a clear foot for the BLCS machine but can not find the post.
The BabyLock website does not show a clear foot for this machine.
A clear foot would be so nice.
I called the closest dealer but the clerk didn't know anything about cover stitch machines but is going to call the company and find out.

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Ada

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Date: 4/3/13 12:44 PM

Here's what it looks like.
I bought one last year for my Evolution and it's great for coverstitching.
Just can't remember at the moment where I bought it (it was an online source).
I'll post back when I can find the site.
Actually, I just looked at mine and it is a bit different from that image, probably because it's for the Evolution.



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Linda
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Date: 4/3/13 12:50 PM

Here's the foot for the BLCS only model. BLCS clear foot I have one now and leave it on all the time.

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Date: 4/3/13 12:54 PM

You could try here.
I'm sure that's where I got mine.
I think the image I posted above is not for the coverstitch machine. I think what you want is the one in the post after mine. That's what mine looks like.

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Bernina 830LE - Brother Dreamweaver VQ3000 - Bernina B530 - Janome 6600P - Pfaff 1209 - Babylock Evolution - Janome 644 - Babylock Sashiko2 - Babylock BLCS-2

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Date: 4/3/13 1:05 PM

Thanks everyone. I called my dealer back and gave her the number for the foot.
I want that foot.
I have not used my CS machine much and decided I just need to sit down with it and start playing till I get use to it.
So many women love this machine and use it all the time so it is a waste for me to have this machine and not use it.

If I get a binder which one should I get? 8mm, 10mm or 15mm?

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Ada

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Date: 4/5/13 12:36 PM

Clear feet are available for each model. I leave one on my Imagine Wave and one on my BLCS all of the time. I can't think of a reason to put those metal feet back on when I can see what I'm doing so much better with the clear feet! Worth every penny.

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Date: 5/3/13 5:22 PM

I purchased all three when I got my machine and haven't used them. The ones from Babylock ( which I have are very expensive) , you can purchase identical ones from Sharp Sewing and they are 1/3 the price. They also have Babylock accessories for the sergers and coverstitch machines.

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Date: 7/11/13 6:57 PM

Finally got around to using my cover stitch machine using the clear foot. It is so much easier to see what I am doing.

So glad I bought it. I had to call another dealer as the 1st dealer I called never called me back. The dealer I called next was great. The gal called to tell me the foot was in and she was coming my way for a meeting and offered to drop it off at my house. she lives about 2 hours away. In the end she mailed it as our schedules didn't mesh up. That's what I call a great dealer.

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