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From: blackie
Date: 06-10-2007, 09:25 PM (1 of 1)
My mom bought a Huskylock 936 and I have it at my house while she's on vacation, molesting as often as I can. I am slowly, slowly learning the ropes on this thing.

My son has a shirt with an excellent "ladder" effect on the hems and seams. I was thinking flatlock but the same effect also performs like a cover stitch / hem stitch.

Hem stitch version public side of garment:
Hem stitch version wrong side of garment:
Hem stitch version wrong side of garment:
Flatlock version (on shoulder seam):

I have a great Serger book ( but it's mostly a troubleshooting guide.

Can anyone point me in the right direction?
see the mundane life of a housewife.
User: blackie
Member since: 03-31-2004
Total posts: 594
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