If too small a needle is used, the thread may fray, shred, or break.. than having the top thread constantly break while sewing or quilting.. options with our Thread Reference Guides, available for both home machines and longarm machines.
Thread breakage problem on a long arm quilting machine with multiple users. We have a long arm quilting machine that is being used by a group of people. Some of us have little or no problem with thread breakage while others experience severe problems (every 3-4 inches).
Top thread breakage is a challenge for all longarm quilters. There are many causes for this frustrating situation. The first place you should look is at the thread
Juki machine. Pinnacle Quilt frame. I use Gutterman thread. for Top and bottom. New Schmertz sharp needle. I thouroughly cleaned and oiled .