What size bobbin does a Brother embroidery machine use?
This machine uses SA156 bobbins which are class 15 type bobbins. Use of any other bobbin may result in injuries or damage to the machine. We recommend the use of Brother genuine parts and accessories.
Do all Brother sewing machines use the same size bobbin?
The other thing you should watch out for is that brother sewing machines do not all take the same bobbin. There are at least 2 varieties and they are not interchangeable.
Are singer and brother bobbins interchangeable?
Can I interchange metal and plastic bobbins if they are the same size? Metal bobbins and plastic bobbins of the same size can NOT be swapped. Machines are set for a very precise tension setting. If they are set for a lighter plastic bobbin, the tension will change if a heavier metal bobbin is used.
Can a Brother sewing machine use universal needles?
All SCHMETZ needles are compatible but the most popular needles that work with Brother Sewing Machines are Universal, Quilting, Leather, Embroidery, and Chrome. …
What size needle does a Brother sewing machine need?
Use a 90/14 to 100/16 needle, regardless of the fabric or thread.
How long does a bobbin last?
I have looked around and basically found calcs for about 60 yards for a full bobbin. Is that fair to say? I ask as I got a new Brother machine and they use the same class 15 bobbins as my SInger did but when wound fully, there is about 1/8-ish inch left between the thread wound and the edge of the bobbin top.
Is Embroidex thread good?
Embroidex 63 Brother Colors Embroidery Machine Thread
Users find the thread to be of high quality, performing thousands of stitches without breaking. The colors are vivid and can be marked with the stickers that identify them as the same color as those in the Brother collection.