Setting the Top Thread 

A. Raise the presser foot lifter. Always be sure to raise the presser foot lifter before threading the top thread. (If the presser foot lifter is not raised, correct thread tension cannot be obtained.)

Raise the presser foot lifter.

B. Turn the hand wheel toward you until the needle is in its highest position and the thread take-up is visible.

Turn the hand wheel toward you until the needle is in its highest position and the thread take-up is visible

C. Thread the machine in the following order as illustrated.

  • Guide the thread through thread guide (1), and then pull it down along the groove.

  • Do a U-turn around the inside of the tab (2).

  • Pass the thread through the thread take-up (3) from right to left.

  • Insert the thread into the inside of the groove (4).

  • Guide the thread into the thread guide (5).

  • Pass the thread through the eye of the needle (6) from front to back.

How to Thread my Singer Futura