Date: 06-12-2006, 10:03 PM (1 of 4)
I was very excited to get into sewing again for a project and purchased an used Baby Lock BL - 5180, I learned that it takes a special type of needle not available from my local dealer. Does anyone have a good source for older Baby Lock needles?
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Date: 06-12-2006, 11:26 PM (2 of 4)
Hopefully someone that owns this model will respond soon. But just in case...
I checked the spec sheet Schmitz sent me and your model is not on it. From my personal experience, the best way is to call a LOCAL Baby Lock dealer and email Baby Lock then compare notes. Baby Lock question form can be found on http://www.babylock.com/help/contactus/
When I bought my used Baby Lock and emailed them, they were very responsive and courteous.
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Date: 06-13-2006, 12:45 AM (3 of 4)
The needle is a DCX1F, and should be available from almost any shop.
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Date: 06-13-2006, 05:57 PM (4 of 4)
Hi LauraL and welcome to Sew Whats New.
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