JUKI will soon be launching the AE 200AN series, a new series of edge control seamers designed to join delicate, high quality seams based on JUKI’s unique material edge control technology. Sales will begin in overseas markets this July.
An edge control seamer is a sewing machine designed to automatically joins two plies of materials with different curved edges placed on the machine with their top ends aligned. The process for joining materials with different curved edges generally requires an operator with advanced skills. The new AE 200AN edge control seamer comes with a unique JUKI manipulator cloth cont rol system to ensure that even a beginner operator can join the seams with high finesse and quality results. In addition to promising higher quality, the AE 200AN increases pro ductivity.
The AE 200AN comes with an improved touch control panel to enable hig her efficiency sewing through streamlined setting control. The sewing of three dimensional clothes that conform with the curves of the body involves a great many steps to join materials with different curved edges. To proceed smoothly from step to step, t he operator must often return to the operation panel to change the machine settings.
To streamline operation, JUKI has switched from a monochrome to color panel and has enlarge d the
LCD portion by about six fold to enable touch control. With these improvem ents, the operator can select a stitch shape and set the number of stitches with a few intuitive taps of the finger.
JUKI has also improved the manipulator by introducing an ac JUKI has also improved the manipulator by introducing an active pressure mechanism that tive pressure mechanism that allows the operator to quickly check the presser foallows the operator to quickly check the presser foot pressure and differential feed amount. ot pressure and differential feed amount. ManMan–hours for pattern changes are dramatically shortened.hours for pattern changes are dramatically shortened.
A USB thumb drive or CompactFlash can be connected to the AE A USB thumb drive or CompactFlash can be connected to the AE–200AN to ensur200AN to ensure easy data e easy data transfer between sewing machines.transfer between sewing machines.
JUKI will expand sales of the AE JUKI will expand sales of the AE–200AN Series Edge Control Seamer to enable customers to 200AN Series Edge Control Seamer to enable customers to enhance the quality and productivity of their sewing lines. Line solutions will also be provided for enhance the quality and productivity of their sewing lines. Line solutions will also be provided for the total support othe total support of production line improvements and productivity enhancement.f production line improvements and productivity enhancement.