199R/RB Series


  • Used for a wide range of products and operations such as edge sewing, patch sewing, attaching and abutting work, applique work and binding on such materials as leather, vinyl, canvas, cloth, lace and similar materials.
  • Federal stitch 304


  • Horizontal axis transverse rotary hook
  • Maximum width of zig-zag: 3/8″ (9.5mm)
  • Straight stitcher when zig-zag is set to ‘O’ mm
  • Long arm with 10″ free space between needle and arm (all 18 7/8″ bed models)
  • Locking zig-zag width regulator
  • Reverse stitching
  • With large bobbin and horizontal axis transverse rotary hook
  • Optional: Interchangable between 1A, 2A & 3A stitches; Additional parts required (not included)
    VERSIONS (see picture of stitch patterns):
    199RB-1A-1 • 1 Stitch Zig-Zag (304)
    199RB-2A-1 • 2 Stitch Zig-Zag (308)
    199RB-3A-1 • 3 Stitch Zig-Zag


Number of Needles1 (Single)
Feeding MechanismNeedle Feed
WorkspaceStandard Workspace
Standard or Full FunctionStandard Functions
Speed, Max (S.P.M.)Zig-Zag 2000
Straight 2000
Clearance Under Presser Foot15/64″ (6mm)
Stitch Length5 s.p.i. (5mm)
Work Space10″ (258mm)
Needle135 x 17
BobbinMetal 2120304-312
Pre-wound M
Bed Size7 x 18 7/8″ (178mm x 480mm)
Needle Bar Stroke1 11/32″ (34mm)
Zig-Zag Stitch Width3/8″ (9.5mm)

199R/RB Series