|Industrial portable sewing machine made for the patchwork and quilter.
MADE IN JAPAN
Larger throat area 9" x 6"
Feed dogs can drop making it a true quilting machine not just labeled as a quilting machine
( beware of machines with plates to cover the feed teeth they drop out and rip the quilt)
Supplied with specialist feet for patchwork and quilter.
Fast and smooth. Full of features no not normally found on machines of this type
Manufactured by JUKI the largest industrial machine manufacturer in the world and the industrial breeding shows in its design, construction, and operation
Japanese quality guaranteed meets all NZ and Australian saftey approvals
|ROTARY HOOK & Easy Bobbin Replacement
A new bobbin case latch and an enlarged bobbin case area make it easier to remove and replace the bobbin. ** see note below
|Automatic Thread Trimmer
The machine is equipped with an automatic thread trimming device that simultaneously cuts the needle and bobbin threads at the sewing end by lightly pressing the push-button. It uses the thread trimming mechanism that is similar to the industrial sewing machine type.
|Foot Pedal Switch for Thread Trimming
As with an industrial sewing machine, the thread trimmer can be activated with the foot pedal switch. It greatly increases sewing efficiency.
|Two Types of Quilting Foot
Two types of quilting feet are supplied as standard accessories with the machine.
A 1/5 Quilting Foot is used for basic quilting and the 1/4 Quilting Foot for precision sewing with 1/4 inch stitch width.
High stemmed round feet perfect for on the Swiftquilter to see your work
Heavy duty METAL construction ( no plastic to break)
|The feed dogs can be raised and lowered simply by moving the lever
When quilting, the drop feed allows you to sew curved stitches with ease.
NO clumsy plates to hide the teeth
|Predetermined Stop Position of the Needle
To move the needle up or down as desired, simply press the needle up/down button.
When the button is pressed continuously, the machine sews stitch by stitch at low speed, great for finishing
Also used to pull bobbin thread to the top. No need to reach for the handwheel
|Automatic Needle Threader
The push lever automatic needle threader easily threads the needle without eyestrain and allows you to start sewing quickly.
|Heavy-Weight Materials are sewn with Ease
The speed control mechanism, operated by microcomputer, allows the machine to sew material at low speeds. This provides for accurate feed and perfect stitching when sewing heavy weight fabrics, quilting and multiple layers of materials.
|Knee Lifter Lever
The knee lifter lever allows you to lift / lower the presser foot without using your hands
|Adjustment of Presser Foot Pressure
Presser foot pressure can be adjusted according to the fabric being sewn by turning a regulator located on the top of the machine
|optional fitted front and rear handles with stipple box and trim button makes it a perfect setup on the Swiftquilter ($250.00) or check the package deals|
|Even Feed Foot
With its reliable feed, the even feed foot ensures the machine's ability to produce beautiful seams when sewing difficult-to-feed fabrics such as georgette and velvet, as well as heavy weight materials such as leather
|TL 98p SPECIFICATIONS
Proper industrial quality machine for piecing and quilting has
Sewing Speed Max. 1,500r.p.m
2 pin plug for New Zealand And Australia
|*** Note ROTARY HOOK
many domestic machines cant run at high speeds as they dont have a rotary hook for the bobbin this is why most machines are only 800 stitches per minute. Many of these machines are very prone to vibration even at 800spm
The Juki with its industrial breeding has rotary hook and high speed 1500 spm
|All of these features for NZ$1995.00* + shipping
NORMAL RETAIL $2400
(*Standard machine only handles extra $250)
Introduction deal at $2150 with handles
60"+48"= 108" extra kit
Front and rear handles
Stipple controls switchable front to back
PACKAGE PRICE $3735
Direct sales only Prices incude GST
WE have SAA approval for selling in Australia
the prices work out to be almost the same as advertised in NZ$ (email for a quote)
Prices shown are your landed price
Australian GST and customs charges included
CBA bank account for easy payments