Originally Posted by 4D's
I would not waste the time on most projects doing surge hems.. Plus, (I failed to mention) the surged seem will not handle the stress that a rolled or flat feld will stand.
Agreed. I have borrowed a surger from a friend to work on a project and found myself going back to the regular machine to do most of the work.
The surger does create a nice edge, but most of the time we are hemming our edge anyway. Just my .02.