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Shark 384 - how can i get a straight stitch?

What setting is suppose to be used to make a straight stitch on the machine? I can only get a zig zag stitch, even when the stitch selection is on "S".

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  • jan4dogs Nov 21, 2007

    Thanks! This worked great!

  • Anonymous May 31, 2008

    my euro pro shark 384 only does a zig zag stitch also.  I folled the advice above, but it didn't seem to work.  Any other ideas?


  • marsh_03 Aug 08, 2008

    can not sew a straight stitch on shark europro 384 could not find instructions in manual, now missing manual.

  • rsvperry Sep 03, 2008

    there's no straight stitch on the selector dial. how do you sew a straight stitch??????????

  • Anonymous Oct 07, 2008

    I have a Shark Euro Pro X Model 384. I can't get a straight stitch.

  • gagomez Oct 07, 2008

    I can't get a straight stitch on my shark euro pro x 384. I tried putting it on the S setting and 0 on stitch length dial.

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With the Shark Euro-Pro X machine, you need to bring the stitch width to zero it's the nob on top of the machine the manual states not to use it wider then 3 with the double needle cause it can break the needle. but either stitch selection "A" or "S" will give straight stitching with width at zero.

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How canI get a straight stitch Shark 384

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Set it zigzag mode and set the stitch width dial (lower dial on right side) to zero. That should give you straight stitches.

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