The item for sale is an Atlanta Attachment Company 1278-4 Circular Elastic Waistband Workstation with a Yamato VM1804P multi-needle chainstitch head. The workstation is set up for 2-needle operation with 1-1/2 inch elastic waistband with a clean finish. The machine operates by expanding the waist of the garment and the elastic waistband to their full diameter with pneumatic arms, then folding the fabric over the elastic waistband and tucking the raw edge underneath, then finally rotating the garment under the needles to sew the waistband into the garment with chainstitching along the top and bottom edges of the elastic band. It is equipped with a 110/220V clutch motor.
The pneumatic components can be supplied with compressed air with 1/4 NPT fittings. This is an impressive rig. The Yamato head was refurbished in 2013, and the entire workstation was built by Atlanta Attachment in 2013. This machine was built for use in a factory in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that made premium boxer shorts. It was last used in March of 2016.The item weighs more than 200lbs, and is roughly the size of a washing machine. The item "Industrial Sewing Machine Yamato Chainstitch Head on Elastic Waistband Machine" is in sale since Monday, March 13, 2017. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Manufacturing & Metalworking\Textile & Apparel Equipment\Sewing Machines".
The seller is "mooretim17" and is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.