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y * We stock new and second hand sewing machines suitable for sewing sails with a hand system (to use in a boat or in places where electricity is not available) or with a motor.

In the new sewing machines range we have the BIGFOOT RZZ9 PORTABLE INDUSTRIAL SEWING MACHINE which can be supplied as a hand machine or with a motor. Click here for more information.

Currently we also have a fabulous re-conditioned hand operated zig-zag sewing machine for sailmaker

This is a specially adapted, hand operated precision built zig-zag sewing machine ideal for the amateur sailmaker, both on land and afloat. It can sew straight stitches in both forward and reverse mode and can sew zig-zag stitches up to 5 mm wide.

This machine has been reconditioned and adapted by a certificated sewing machine specialist. Flat bed machines of this quality are very hard to source. The machine head is of Japanese manufacture and the hand attachment is British made.

An electric motor can be easily fitted with one screw. (supplied separately)

This machine can be used on board a boat, in a caravan or anywhere where there is no mains electric current available. It is of cast iron construction. The shuttle system is the oscillating type, which is renowned for producing neat stitches in many types of fabric with varied threads. It is very light in operation due to its precision mechanism. The internal gears are of metal.

This machine takes standard flat sided needles and is easy to maintain for the amateur sailmaker. Needles, bobbins, bobbin cases, shuttles, etc. are available worldwide.

The machine has a sturdy wooden base which is fitted with a stabiliser bar. It has a cover with handle. It has a built in light and it is supplied with a 240 volt bulb. This can be connected to a 12 volt system or mains current as available

Accessories supplied: needles, bobbins, oil, instruction manual, zipper foot, straight stitch foot, button hole foot, zig-zag foot, seam ripper, screwdrivers (large and small).

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We sell, repair and service: Sewing machines, embroidery machines, embellishers, carpet overlockers, overlock machines, carpet whippers, carpet whipping machines, carpet overedgers, walking foot machines, top feeding machines, heavy duty machines, embroidery units, industrial machines, domestic machines, household machines, semi-industrial sewing machines, fabric cutters, electric cutters, re-chargeable cutters, zig-zag machines, straight stitch machines, hand machines, blind hemmers, fellers, felling machines, blind hemming machines, net mounting machines, fishnet mounting machines, sport net mounting machines, net mounting machines (garden nets, fruit nets, cargo nets, exclusion nets, fruit cages, fish cages, etc.), bag closers (for: agricultural products, rice, oats, cereal, carrots, animal feeds, fertilizer, chemicals, etc.), bag closing machines, portable machines, machines with needle threaders, lightweight sewing machines, flat bed sewing machines, sleeve arm sewing machines, free arm sewing machines, etc.
We stock and repair all makes: Brother, pfaff, singer, toyota, frister and rossmann, janome, elna, bernina, Juki, bigfoot, majestic, regency, silver, J & B, frister and rosman, victoria, jenome, crown, seiko, crown point, J&B,lervia, joy's, brother B755, mitsubishi, viking husqvarna, etc.
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We stock machines for many uses: upholstery, upholsterer, classic car restoration, carpet whipping, carpet overedging, stitching leather, canvas, jeans, heavy duty fabrics, silk, linen, webbing
Our services: sewing machine repairs and service, overlocker repairs and service, service, sale, precision scissors sharpening, overlocker blades sharpening, servicing sewing machines, adjusting sewing machines, maintaining sewing machines, sewing machine motor repairs, motor rewinding, we are certified pfaff repairers, embroidery digitising, embroidery designs, digitizing, training, PAT testing, electrical safet test, schools, colleges and local authorities orders, sewing machines and overlockers part exchange, sewing machines and overlockers bought and sold.
We stock many sewing machine accessories, attachments and parts: bobbins, pre-wound bobbins, 15k bobbins, 11mm bobbins,plastic bobbins, metal bobbins, genuine bobbins, 11 mm bobbins, bobbin cases, needles, jeans needles, embroidery needles, leather needles, double needles, overlocker needles, industrial machine needles, domestic sewing machine needles, 45k needles, 16x231 needles, 130 needles, 134 needles, 130r needles, 134r needles, 705h needles, 81x1 needles, flat sided needles, 15x1 needles, hax1 needles, 130r needles, curved needles, 1638 needles, db1 needles, universal needles, felling machine needles, feller needles, blind hemmer needles, carpet overlocker needles, carpet overedger needles, sewing machine foot controls, sewing machine electronic foot controls, sewing machine foot pedals, overlocker foot controls, sewing machine feet (zig-zag foot, straight stitch foot, roll hemmers, binder foot, zip foot, narrow zip foot, invisible zip foot, adjustable zip foot, hopper foot, darning foot, free embroidery foot, gathering foot, narrow hemmer, teflon foot, gauging foot, piping foot, welting foot, double piping/welting foot, buttonhole foot, applique foot, industrial foot, domestic machine foot, cording foot, button sewing foot, roller foot (for leather, vynil, rubber and other difficult or sticky materials), pleating foot, ruffling accessory, automatic buttonhole foot, picot foot, etc.) loop turners, crochet hooks, belt loop turners, carpet whipping latch tools, belts for sewing machines, leather belts, rubber belts, winders, quicknpick, winder rubber rings, thread stands, cotton stands, bulbs for sewing machine, e14 bulbs, sewing machine screw and bayonet fitting bulbs, scissors, hand and electric scissors (for weak hands or people suffering from arthritis), fabric cutters, overlocker blades, threading wires,tailor shears, left hand scissors, thread snippers, pinking shears, embroidery scissors, zig-zag scissors, needle plates, throat plates, shuttles, feed dogs, v belts, v rope belts, treadles, sewing machine motors, drawers, stands, hinges, oil, sewing machine oil, lubricating oil, silicone spray, safety pins, hand needles, velcro, belt guards, machine embroidery thread, overlocker thread, sewing thread, nylon thread, polyester thread, wooly nylon, cotton thread, thread guides, balance wheels, eye guards, bias binding foot, dummies, adjustable dummy, dress forms, dressmaking models, lamps, embroidery frames, embroidery cards, embroidery software, embroidery designs, quickunpicks, stitch rippers, seam rippers, thimbles, needle threader, french chalk, marking chalk, drive belts, thick threads, led lights, sewing machine clutch motor, power saving motors, embroidery backing, water soluble embroidery backing, motor brushes, pitman rods, buttonhole accessory, finger guards, etc.