The Highlead GC0318-1 is a flat-bed style industrial sewing machine for use on medium & medium-heavy weight materials.
It features a top feed walking foot and bottom feed system, with an alternating foot lift mechanism that is suitable to sew medium & medium-heavy weight materials such as leather, synthetics, canvas, plastics, webbing, upholstery, tarpaulin + heavier than normal standard fabrics.
The balanced sewing machine head benefits from automatic lubrication to reduce wear & tear, resulting in improved durability, lower noise levels, smoother running and minimal maintenance costs.
The fitting of a large hook & base as standard, reduces the number of bobbin changes and helps when using the thicker threads associated with heavier than normal materials. A large stitch length is available up to 8mm.
The heavy duty top walking foot mechanism combined with standard bottom feed; produces a positive feed action and allows true even stitching.
Thick sewing needles are used from size 110 up-to the extra thick size 180.