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0040. Free - Early

#865461, courtesy of Brooke. The early machines used a take up lever that traveled in a straight line, whereas later the machine followed a curved path. The bobbin winder is operated by a heart-shaped cam, and evenly and automatically distributes the thread on the bobbin.

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