Hobkirk Sewing Machines

Brother Z8550A & Z8560A Electronic Direct Drive Zig Zag Industrial Sewing Machine

Direct Drive Electronic Zig Zag sewing machine with or without thread trimmer, plain zig zag, 3-step zig zag, scallop patterns and T-stitches are provided (T-stitches not provided on -301 spec)

With 14 sewing patterns built-in, users do not need to have multiple cams for each sewing pattern.  Please see the leaflet above for more information on the patterns.

Custom patterns can be saved to memory, and can be used in a wide variety of appli­cations, such as decorative stitching of ladies wear, knitted articles, foundation garments and swimming wear.

The internal direct drive motor is built-in to the head of the sewing machine, eliminating the need for v-belts, and reducing power consumption by 50% (compared to belt driven AC servo motors)

Supplied either as a head in a box or complete on unit stand with table top.


Z8550A-301 without thread trimmer

Z8550A-A31 without thread trimmer, with backtack/­condense device

Z8560A-431 with thread trimmer, with upper thread feeding device, with backtack/­condense device, with thread wiper

Common features:

Direct Drive Motor
Max Zig-Zag width 10mm
Light and medium materials
Foot lift by hand: 6mm
Foot lift by knee: 10mm
Max sewing speed 5000 spm

Features also include:
Self oiling
Single phase (220­/240v) motor
Includes cotton stand, needles etc
Parts and labour warranty included (Return to base)

Delivery available at extra cost

Why buy from Hobkirks?
A family company you can trust
SMTA member (Sewing Machine Trade Association)
Over 100 years experience (Est. 1903)
Large range of machines at competitive prices
All machines carry a compre­hen­sive RTB parts and labour warranty
6 sewing machine technicians
3 parts people
Showrooms for demons­tra­tions & private free car parking

To view, place an order or if you cannot find the machine you want we can probably locate it for you, please ring 01254 693555 with your requ­ire­ments.

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