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Low shank foot difference between antique and modern machines

Low shank foot fitting has been around since time immemorial, i.e., pretty much from the beginning. However, for some reason the foot height was raised by 1mm some time around 1920, and after that everyone followed that new standard. If you try to use a modern foot on an antique machine, thinking low shank is… Continue reading Low shank foot difference between antique and modern machines