Users' questions

Is Necchi a good sewing machine?

Is Necchi a good sewing machine?

This is a great machine for people like me, who don’t need all the computer stuff. I love it, and have had no problems. I sew quite a bit, making quilts. Great tension, lovely stitch.

Does Necchi still make sewing machines?

Today, Necchi® is once again being sold in American sewing stores, continuing Vittorio’s tradition of excellent quality and innovative design. Customers can choose from a complete line of new machines, including portables, computerized models, embroidery, and even a serger.

Where is Necchi sewing machine made?

The factory in Pavia, Italy, integrated four production lines including the foundry, household and domestic sewing machines, and cabinet production. Necchi introduced “Wonder Wheel” cam system in 1952.

Is Necchi made by Janome?

And they are made by Janome (Moderated by Sharon1952, EleanorSews)

Where was the Necchi Bu Nova sewing machine made?

Where many machines are labeled with the model they are (as in BU Nova), mine is labeled “Made in Italy” and the number on the machine (U111828) isn’t showing up online. Any help would be appreciated. There is some Necchi history on the net so you can target a period and the the model that way.

Do you need to oil your Necchi Bu sewing machine?

The mechanism that works the knee lift and such are marked Italy which implies that they are made for this machine. If your machine is frozen you need to go through our resurrecting sewing machines series first. Unlike a lot of vintage sewing machines the Necchi BU manuals actually say you need to oil your machine everytime you sit down to sew.

Is the Necchi supernova Ultra Mark 2 still good?

The Ultra Mark 2 proves that. Plus, it came with a lot of the same features you will find on other supernova sewing machines. Even after 60 years, the machine can and will sew strong without giving you a lot of trouble. It is a precision machine that is like a fine racing car. It is not happy unless it is out there sewing away.

What kind of bobbins do Necchi sewing machines take?

I did a Facebook like awhile back that covers both cases and drop in bobbins. It’s super important to get the bobbin in the correct way so that everything works right. The BU machines take class 15 bobbins. They do prefer the metal bobbins over the plastic ones. They take a 15×1 needle.