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Featherweight Maintenance Class

Supplies: (Have these ahead of time if you can)

• Your featherweight sewing machine
• Three flat screw drivers: 2 small screwdrivers plus a medium sized thin blade screw driver
• Sewing machine oil
• Sewing machine lubricant (grease for Featherweights) (See instructor)
• A small brush for cleaning out small places
• Turtle wax (small can)
• Lots of rags.  I recommend cutting an old T-shirt into 6-inchsquares
• Toothpicks
• Thread and fabric for practice of sample stitching (Thread tension
• Mini Flashlight


Optional supplies:

• Long handled tweezers (Tweezer used for Serger)
• A long screwdriver if belt adjustment is needed
• Liquid Wrench or other penetrating oil in case a screw is too tight to remove
• A new light bulb if needed, or a replacement LED light bulb (See instructor)
• A new belt if the old one is worn (See instructor)
• Thread tension meter (See instructor) A change in thread will require an adjustment

Instructor: Manny Caldera
Instructor Bio: Caldera Quilting Company & Featherweight Repair

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.