Our machines for sewing single, double and/or triple pleats


Automatic single/double pleating and Microflex hook insertion machine

  • Machine equipped with Brother X-Y feed lockstitch sewing machine, pre-programmed to sew curtain pleats from 6 to 12.5 cm in width. The machine is also optionally available for pleats up to 15 cm.
  • Computer-operated folding station for automatic folding of double pleats. The folded pleats can be secured with L- or spot tacks as desired.
  • Pleat calculation module to easily calculate and set the desired pleat depths.
  • Simple selection of the desired speed or thread tension via the Nexio touch screen.
  • Fully automatic Microflex curtain hook feed system, with automatic hook height selection in 5 mm increments. The feed system is equipped with a 100-hook container.
  • Accurate, easily adjustable low-power alignment laser to monitor even pleat distances.
  • Needle cooling for optimal
    performance with difcult fabrics.
  • Pleat specifcations:
    – Pleat depth between 20-50 mm (20-100 mm for single pleats).
    – Pleat width 65-185 mm.
    – Maximum pleat thickness 16 mm.
  • Optional: patented pleat calculation program for positioning seams as desired (inside or next to the pleat).
  • Production capacity: 200 – 250 single and/or double pleats per hour*.
  • Technical specifications:
    – Dimensions: 130 x 70 cm
    – Electric: 220 V, 1 phase, 1000 W
    – Air: 5 bar, 2.7 L per cycle

* capacity strongly dependent on the operator.