AMF REECE - sewing machines

TH-5500 - Automatic Bottom Hemming Machine

TH-5500 - Automatic Bottom Hemming Machine

Automatic bottom hemmer unit provides an overlapping method increasing productivity while ensuring accurately sewn hems without operator interference. It is ideal for use on jeans, casual trousers and skirts.

Download: Product brochureVideoTechnical SpecificationSpare Parts ManualService Manual

Main Features

  • Easy adjustment of hem folding width from single knob.
  • Accurate start and finish of sewing in relation to side and felled seams by photocell provides exact positioning of hem joint. TH-5500 can be programmed to match hem joint position accurately on garments with even more than 2 pieces of trouser or skirt panels. Overlapping of hem joint start and finish seam can be programmed from control panel. Operator can focus on next piece while the machine is sewing therefore maximizing productivity. 
  • Independently driven top and bottom pullers ensure pucker-free sewing and even hemming.
  • Adjustable stitch length from control panel eliminates the need to mechanical change of gears.
  • Self compensating right fabric tension mechanism adjusts automatically to inconsistencies in hem diameter.