Sailrite LSZ-1 Reviews

Sailrite LSZ-1 Reviews





If you are someone who sews, you must be looking for a sewing machine that is powerful and can handle heavy materials and that will help you do your work efficiently and is not about to fail you by putting holes in your fabric or cannot handle heavy leather. This machine excels in performance and versatility, sewing in both straight and zigzag stitches. It is built with toughest, most reliable parts to make sewing through heavy materials like sailcloth, denim, upholstery fabrics and heavy canvas. It comes with guidelines that outline setup and use of it.

Sailrite LSZ-1 great for Leather & Denim

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Who Is This Machine For?

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    Shoemakers- since it can handle heavy leather it will suit them accordingly as it can plow through thickest webbing with ease
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    Novice sewers- it comes with DVD player with instructions on how to go about in every step of your sewing
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    Home sewers- it is perfect for those who sew heavy materials

Features: Sailrite LSZ-1 Reviews

Patented Posi-pin

Sailrite’s patented Posi pin clutching system provides 100% power transfer from balance wheel to needle. This process keeps the clutch from slipping while sewing heavy, hard to penetrate fabrics. This ensures that your fabric is made right and with proper precisions.

Power plus Balance Wheel

This wheel has twice the power and size of a traditional flywheel for more slow speed power and control. Turning that wheel and powering machine is a 110 VAC motor and a cogged belt and pulley drive system.

Presser Foot

This mechanical walking presser foot works with feed dog to pull thick layers of fabric through the machine at consistent speeds for symmetrical stitching, in both forward and reverse. It features a built-in welting tunnel for sewing piping and needle positioning levers.

Zigzag or Straight Stitch Walking Foot

This leather sewing machine easily sews through heavy materials like sailcloth, heavy canvas, denim and upholstery fabrics that can be of ten layers of heavy canvas and eight layers of Dacron. You just design it according to your pattern; maybe zigzag or in the straight design.

Top-notch Customer Support

While buying this sewing machine you get a comprehensive guidebook on kneading, sewing and you get information concerning set-up, use and maintenance DVD, personalized support and an included two-year limited warranty thus you will use it without fear of defaults.


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    It is a versatile sewing machine with optimum performance
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    It is portable
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    It is designed as both an electric and hand and foot operated sewing allowing one to use it at home, workshop or other areas
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    Zigzag and straight stitches that this sewing machine stitches are perfect for heavy duty materials.


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    Some parts break easily thus its durability is not promising
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    It is limited to those with expertise as it requires heavy-duty material sewing knowledge thus eliminating beginners

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 

Q. How do you lift pressure foot up and down?

A. To lift presser foot up and down, you need presser foot lifter. Pressure foot lifter is level found in pressure foot at back or side of sewing machine depending on brand or model. You can lift presser foot by lowering or raising presser foot lifter.

Q. How do you choose a sewing pattern?

A. Majority of commercial sewing patterns come with different sets of measurements; body measurements and finished garment measurements. Key to choosing a sewing pattern has correct body measurements.

Q. Which way do you turn hand wheel?

A. Hand wheel should always be turned towards you in a clockwise movement.

Final Verdict: Sailrite LSZ-1

A faulty sewing machine not only affects your productivity but also affect the quality of your sewing. Whether you are a beginner in sewing or you are an expert in sewing, troubleshooting a sewing machine is one of the most important things you can learn.