What Sewing Machine Needle Sizes Mean

Choose the needle eye based on the type and weight of thread you use. The thread should pass through the needle eye with a minimum amount of friction. Now we'll move onto the Sewing Machine Needle Guide for Quilters which describes the types of needles available for quilting. Return to the top of What the Sewing Machine Needle Sizes Mean…

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Aug 23, 2013 · Posts about what do needle sizes mean? written by Nikki ... The needle system refers to which needles will fit in which sewing machines. This is determined by the shape of the needle shank. Check your owner’s manual to see which system your sewing machine needs. Home sewing machines use a flat shank, System 130 needle.…