9266 Extra heavy duty straight stitch and zig zag
sewing machine with large Barrel shuttle hook
for sails, parachutes, tents and leather goods

Durkopp Adler 266-1
Durkopp Adler 266 zigzag sewing machine
Parallel vertical needle bar motion
Durkopp Adler 266-1 heavy duty zigzag
Large Barrel shuttle hook

Your advantages:

1. It employs a parallel vertical needle bar motion for extremely strong needle penetration force, can easily sew sturdy webbing reinforcement and extra heavy sail corner patches, this extra heavy duty zigzag sew machine is capable of powering its needle through 20mm of Dacron, Kevlar, Webbing, Canvas and leather;

2. The large shuttle hook and bobbin capacity reduces the number of bobbin changes and offer high efficiency in sewing sails, tents and tarpaulins, using extra thick thread up to size V277, as well as thick decorative thread Tex 400 or 1300dx3 or 1.2mm braided thread;

3. A large Zigzag width of up-to 12mm to give nice decorative or functional stitching on a wide range of applications;

4. The basic mechanics (Shuttle hook, adjustments and times) is the same with Adler 166 and Adler 266 heavy duty zigzag, therefore it is easier for the manufacturers who already worked with Adler zig-zag sails sewing machines;

5. This zigzag sewing machine can also be set to sew straight stitch;

6. Pneumatic foot lift, pneumatic reverse stitch, needle cooler and zigzag binding device are available as option.

Typical Applications:

1. Straight stitch or zigzag stitch heavy duty reinforced webbing straps to the edges and patching thick corners of sails,, parachutes, shade sails, marquees, tarpaulin, tents, pool covers, awnings, lorry curtain sidings and gliders;

2. Thick thread zigzag decorative stitching leather goods, for example shoes, footwear, leather sofas and armchairs, hand bags, luggage etc.

3. Rope end bar tacking for Arborist climbing ropes, Caving Ropes, Boating & Marine Ropes, Rescue Ropes and rigging operations;

4. Heavy duty zigzag binding operation or overedging carpets, mats, wool blankets, cotton rugs, car mats and isolation blanket.

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Max. Sewing Speed:

800 rpm

Hook Type:

KSP-204 Large Barrel shuttle hook

Presser Foot Lift:

20mm (by pneumatic foot lift)

Needle bar stroke:

56 mm

Needle System:

794 # 160 250

Max. Thread size

V277,Tex 400 or 1300dx3

Stitch Length:


Bobbin size:

Outside Dia. 24mm, Height 30.5mm

Max. zigzag width:

12 mm

Take up stroke:

96 mm

Working space:

320mm (length) x185mm( High)

Recommended motor:

Minimum 0.75 kW

Packing size:

760x480x620 MM



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