SailNet Community - View Single Post - sewing machines
Thread: sewing machines
View Single Post
post #4 of Old 02-24-2002
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2000
Posts: 172
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 16
sewing machines

It seems everyone has a story to tell aboutsewing machines.
Mine is... I tried my wifes machine... it left a lot to be desired.
I purchased a Phaf 230 converted to handle heavy duty canvas did a pretty good job, but wasn''t up to feeding 7.8 oz sailcloth or several layers of sunbrella through for a neat stich.
I finally bit the bullet and bought a sailright "sailmaker" machine. The diference was worth the nearly 2K price I paid for the machine.

Lesson get what you pay for when it comes to sewing machines.

sv mon ami
joub is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome