Favourite Machines Study

Favourite Machines Study
JUKI DDL-5550-6
Classic industrial straight stitch stalwart seen in factories all over the globe. Japanese manufactured and one of the most widely copied machines on the planet.
Ranked as one of the best industrial machine making companies in the world and the number one company in sewing machine manufacturing, Juki has been making sewing easier on professional and casual levels since 1938.

Easily portable, heavy-duty machine, for boat owners looking to sew heavy canvas or sailcloth on their boat, or for a home sewer wanting a machine that can handle the toughest sewing assemblies. The Ultrafeed LSZ-1 Sewing Machine excels in performance and versatility, sewing in both straight and zigzag stitches. Built with the toughest, most dependable parts, the Ultrafeed easily sews through heavy materials like sailcloth, heavy canvas, denim and upholstery fabrics.


Classic indestructible straight stitch and zig zag machine from the Iconic sewing machine manufacturers Singer, Made in Germany.


When the Singer 20 toy sewing machine was introduced in 1910 it was in a league of its own. Although the Singer 20 was of a simple chain stitch design requiring just 40 components, it was very well engineered with a cast iron body. Compared to other toy sewing machines of its era, and indeed since then until the present, it is far more like a miniature adult machine than a child’s toy. When other manufacturers wanted to enter the same market, many decided to do so with a close copy of the Singer 20.


Specialised sail making machine gives large working space underarm eliminates the effort and time needed to fold and roll wide sections of sailcloth and cover fabrics during sewing operations; This machine is recognised as the ultimate sail maker sewing machine currently available, it is capable of powering its needle through 20mm of Dacron, Kevlar, Webbing, Canvas and leather; Extremely strong needle penetration force, can easily sew sturdy webbing reinforcement and extra heavy sail corner patches.


The model Reece 101 is an automatic, two-thread chain stitch buttonhole machine used to produce keyhole shaped buttonholes, in garments such as work-wear, rainwear, jeans, suits, trousers etc. This Reece model has set the standard for keyhole machines and is recognized through-out the industry as probably the best keyhole machine ever made.

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