Nov 23, 2014 - If you've done much sewing, you know how troublesome it can be to lift your sewing project even with the sewing surface of your machine. 2. place free arm machine on platform and locate proper mounting position using correct insert. (insert to fit your machine can be purchased at local dealer.) Holds both of her machines and most of her tools and supplies. Wife loves it. Portable sewing machines should not be attached to cabinets. This Sewing Machine Lift Mechanism lets you easily lower your sewing machine beneath the table when not in use, and just as easily raise it when you need it again. Get the best deals on sewing cabinet lift when you shop the largest online selection at Select and purchase a sewing machine lift mechanism. - The partially-open position can be adjusted 3-1/8" to 3-7/8" from the open position. Look for a lift that adjusts to three heights to allow the user to place the sewing machine on the desk, below the desk or with it's work surface even with the desk's surface. *caution - keep fingers clear of opening when raising platform. I used the Deluxe Sewing Center plan from Rockler and the Lift Kit linked by an earlier poster. Complete your craft space with a sewing machine cabinet from Arrow Cabinets. Only air-lift cabinets should be used for newer, computerized sewing machines. The touch release mechanism is easy to operate—just apply downward pressure and the lift will stop at one of two different working heights or in the storage position. And of course, it will fit your machine! One caution, I could only obtain MDF core plywood locally when this project was made. the new air lift can be adjusted to fit most free arm machines. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. If you use an airlift, you will not need to bolt the machine in place (Step 4) because the machine will sit securely on the lifting platform. Whether you’re just getting started or a seasoned pro replacing your existing furniture, Arrow is sure to have the sewing cabinet that will fit your room, style and budget. The result is that the cabinet is HEAVY. Ideal for sewing machines, computers, projectors, etc. 1. set cabinet mounting platform in position #2 (flat bed position) lay non-slip pad on mounting platform. - This lift allows three positions: completely open, partially open, or completely closed. Lifting your project up to level may cause some fabrics to stretch, or bending may put pressure on seams running perpendicular to your current seam. Step 3 Place the sewing machine on the desk in the location where the user will operate it. - This lift will conceal any device up to 13-1/4" in height.