The leather working machine was originally targeted at shoe repair, but is capable of working with many other leather projects. The following document describes the main parts of the machine: Universal Patcher Parts.pdf
To operate correctly several setup actions must be performed.
First, the crank must be installed as shown (this should already be done - this info is in case it needs to be re-installed for maintenance).
Second, a needle of the proper size must be selected:
and third, the shuttle timing must be correct:
Important safety information.
- Keep your fingers away from the needle!
Textiles, especially leather
Power and Speeds
Tips and Tricks
There is a folder with tips / tricks and helpful information about this machine located in a manila folder in the desk drawer by the window. Extra needles, bobbins and threader located in the drawer under the machine.
The following manuals may be helpful: Media:29K_Operators_Guide.pdf
In addition, the following videos and websites may be helpful: Bobbin Threading Video
Another Bobbin Threading Video
Capability and Threading