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post #2 of Old 06-10-2011
TejasSailer
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If you are new to sewing as I was, and if you haven't found industrial sewing forums on the Internet, Sailrite sewing machines seem popular on sailing forums but not so popular on sewing forums. We bought a Sailrite sewing machine and ended up returning it because we could not get it adjusted. Later we bought a Singer 111W155 via craigslist for $325, less than half the price of a Sailrite machine, and have been quite happy.

The sewing forum I follow that has several marine canvas providers, some who use 111W sewing machines, is My Community - Index
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