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I cannot get the bobbin case with thread together and into the machine


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This is usually as a result of either you are using the wrong size of bobbin case for the machine or there already is one case inside the machine. It could also be that the tread is not properly fixed inside the case. Also what type of machine exactly is the unit?
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