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M-TYPE 868 ECO – the twin needle post bed machine with inbuilt sewing motor for perfect topstitching seams


The high rate of decorative stitching operations in the production of car seat covers, dashboard coverings and door panels as well as the fashion trend towards thick leather materials for upholstered furniture require optimally adapted and high-performance operating means.
The single needle and twin needle post bed machines of the M-TYPE series have been especially designed for these manifold fields of application and offer maximum flexibility owing to their wide spectrum of performance. The great variety of equipment makes it possible to use these machines for a multitude of applications on the sector of medium-heavy duty decorative stitching. The design typical for the M-TYPE and the ergonomically arranged operating elements guarantee maximum ease of use for topstitching operations on three-dimensional workpieces.

Another milestone of the M-TYPE platform is the innovative drive concept from Dürkopp Adler.
Machines with the sub-classification “M” are provided with a factory fitted integrated DC Direct Drive.
These power sources stand for maximum torque without gear reduction, impressive dynamics in the acceleration and braking phases during sewing, precise stop positioning of the needle even at high operating speed, highly energy efficient as well as a quiet and vibration free machine operation.
Another integral part of the drive concept is the in-house designed control unit.
The integrated DAC eco M-TYPE (Dürkopp Adler Control) is tailored designed to the Direct Drive characteristics and offers basic functions as needle positioning, soft start and pedal controlled stitch by stich function.

Your advantages
• DA Direct Drive, integrated in the upper housing, with superior penetration power in combination with the excellent stitch technology of the M-TYPE
• Impressive dynamics in the acceleration and braking phases during the sewing operation
• Precise stop positioning even at high operating speed
• Quiet and vibration free machine operation
• Very energy efficient
• Service friendly machine and drive concept
• Gearless power transfer without belt reduction
• DAC eco M-TYPE controls with high-performance basic functions
• Machine identification system for the administration of specific machine parameters
• The slim sewing head and the slim post bed facilitate the handling of difficultly accessible seam areas
• Up to 12 mm long stitches for decorative topstitching seams
• Pneumatic additional thread tension for excellent stitch formation when sewing over thick spots
• Thread sizes up to Nm 10/3 max.
• Excellent stitch pattern, constantly tight stitch formation, even with large stitch lengths and extreme thread sizes 

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