BS401-501 Panel-Binding Machine

The BS401-501 Panel-Binding Machine utilizes a high-lift walking-foot sewing head and single-needle chainstitch to bind panels together. It features a standard binder of 1 ¼” (32mm) and an electronic needle positioner to produce some of the highest quality of binding found in today’s market.

Features and Benefits

  • High-lift walking foot sewing head
  • Single needle chainstitch
  • Standard binder 1 ¼" (32 mm)
  • Electronic needle positioner
  • Material: ½" – 4" (12.7 mm – 101 mm)
  • Speed: 3400 rpm @ 5 spi
  • Footprint: 48" × 20" (1.2 m × .5 m)
  • Yield: 170+/- pieces/8-hour shift


Stitch TypeSingle needle chainstitch
Max Speed-rpm3400
Recommended Speed-rpm3200
Needle TypeDC x 27
Needle Size21
Motor TypeServo needle positioner
Max. Thickness Capacity4" (101.6 mm)
Voltage220 (alternative voltages available)
Yield170 +/- foundations / 8 hour shift
Current5 amps
Air Pressure80 psi
Air Consumption (cfm)2 cfm
Weight (gross)500 lbs. (227 kg)
Shipping Dimensions45" x 65" x 37" (114 x 165 x 94 cm)

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