Always turn the handwheel TOWARDS you (counter clockwise) as turning it in the opposite direction (away from you, clockwise) may knock the timing out requiring repair from a service center. Always be sure your presser foot is in the DOWN position before sewing.
What is hand operated machine?
Hand operated sewing machine. This is simplest form of machine which is operated by hand. A detachable handle provided to the flywheel is used to operate the machine. This machine is generally suitable for domestic purpose due to its low work speed.
Do all sewing machines have pedals?
Do All Sewing Machines Have Foot Pedals? No, they do not. Since all sewers are not made the same and do not have the same sewing preferences, all sewing machines are not made the same.