Re: Sewing Sails?
- --- In bolger@y..., David Ryan <david@c...> wrote:
> FBBB --be
> My wife is researching sewing machines in the hope of finding
> something inexpensive but serviceable for home projects (think
> "Trading Spaces")
> Right now she's looking at the Brother LS1217, available at Walmart
> for $99.99. Does anyone on here know if this sort of machine would
> suitable for finishing the edges on cut down sails?I have to agree with the heavy brigade on the sails . i 'm still
getting dark looks from the wife when she starts up her heavy duty
I'm eyeing off my mums singer that she brought from England in 1960.
a money saving hint. I used good old contact adhesive instead of
tape. Dont use the GEL type contacts , they fail quite easily