Originally Posted by Trees4Me
Ok Guys I got it! I was just not loading the bobbin in correctly. I was missing the tension spring! OOOOPS! Learning curve. I did have to dial the tension as far as it goes. I think the thread I bought is pushing the limits of my crap machine. Curios what tread you all are using for you projects? The stuff I got is some polyester thread that was labeled as outdoor . I think it may be a bit overkill.
Gutermann's Sew All, locally from Joanns, etc. or my prefered Gutermann's Mara 70
...very strong but thin enough to work very well with home machines.