Bernina 880 Computerized Embroidery Machine
The Bernina 880 embroidery machine is at i10 FabLab. It has been used to develop smart textiles and other textile form factors (e.g., Haptic Vest).
Materials and Supplies
- Needles (Amazon)
- Embroidery stabilizers: Tear-away, Cut-away, Wash-away (Madeira from Amazon, or local textile shops), Heat-away (Sulky from Amazon)
- Bobbin thread oil (Amazon)
- Bobbin spools (Amazon)
Troubleshooting & Maintenance
Most errors are due to dust covering the machine's sensor. Watch how to clean and oil a Bernina. Also spray the machine with an Air Duster before every use.
Written by NurAl-Huda Hamdan