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Serging Units

Serging Units

The serging unit TS-1600 and TS-1700 is designed for serging operations of trousers, skirts and small parts. Depending on the model the serging unit can be used for trousers with or without knee lining. The serging unit for trousers and skirts uses the overlock Pegasus 3-thread sewing head EX 5204. The preseams of ham, fly curve and seat curve can be serged manually while side seams and in-seams are sewn fully automatically with consistent and accurate seam width. The high speed of the serging unit allows fast and overlapping working method without manual interference of the operator. Touch screen graphical display provides easy of use and quick training.

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Main Features

  • Pegasus 3-thread sewing head EX 5204
  • PLC control system with touch screen display
  • Height adjustable edge guide for different material thicknesses
  • Automatic chain cutting with waste removal
  • Thread monitor
  • Cycle sewing for sequential working of front and back garment panels
  • Automatic stacking
  • Step motor controlled differential feeding for optimum fullness insertion in lining area - TS-1700 only

Standard Accessories

  • Fabric Holder
  • Push Type Stacker
  • Automatic Fullness Controlled by Step Motors - TS 1700 only
  • Fabric Puller Controlled by Step Motor - TS 1700 only

Optional Accessories

  • Advanced Stacker

Sewing Procedure

  • lay the front/ back panel either with or without the lining of the trousers on the work table
  • the machine starts sewing automatically thanks to a photocell sensor once the panel is pushed towards the needle
  • the panel is automatically guided and the overlock chain automatically trimmed and sucked to the waste bin
  • the panel is automatically stacked


  • Trousers, skirts and small parts

Available Models

TS 1600

  • The TS-1600 can be used for trousers and skirts without  knee lining.

TS 1700

  • In addition to the applications on the TS-1600, the TS-1700 can be used for trousers and skirts with knee lining.

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