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Highlead GC20518-M

Twin Needle Lockstitch sewing machine with bottom & needle feed

Highlead GC20518-M


The Highlead GC20518-M produces two lines of lockstitch sewing and features two vertical-axis rotating hooks. Being of a modern design is has an automatic lubrication system feeding all important moving parts.

The machine has a synchronized feeding system, with the needle bar and bottom feed mechanisms moving in time: to combine into a more stable motion which helps prevent uneven material feeding & ply shifting etc, and results in a better and more precise stitched seam.

All standard features are fitted like: Dial adjustable stitch length, reverse stitch lever, large hand wheel etc. and

Typical users of this Highlead model sew shirts, uniforms, underwear and other light/medium weight garment and fabrics.

Needle gauge: 6.4mm standard
(optional: 3.2, 4.8, 9.5 & 12.7mm)



  • Automatic head lubrication
  • bottom & needle feed
  • Quality robust construction
  • Automatic hook lubrication
  • Vertical axis hook & bases
  • Reverse stitch lever
  • Quiet balanced head

Photos show GC20518-B machine which is similar in appearance to the GC20518-M machine

  • Max sewing speed: 4000rpm
  • Stitch length: 0-5mm
  • Needle bar stroke: 33.4mm
  • Take up stroke: 74.5mm
  • Presser foot lift by hand: 7mm
  • Presser foot lift by foot: 13mm
  • Hook: Vertical type:
  • Lubrication: Auto pump type
  • Full UK specification (E model)


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