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Does the stitch length dial on a 9600 Riccar sewing machine come off?
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[email protected] can I get my machine to do normal straight stitching? I know how to dial the zigzags, etc but I forgot how to "dial" straight stitching.
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I found this thread (no pun intended):\015\012\015\012http://www.fixya.com/support/t2902978-need_replace_upper_tension_dial\015\012 ... Vacuums
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