KE Series Multi-Head Embroidery Machines

KE Series Multi-Head Embroidery Machines

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SWF KS Industrial Embroidery Machine

The SWF KE series brings all of the features you’ve come to expect from SWF Embroidery Machines, and adds Smart features for the modern embroidery shop.  Available in various configurations of 2, 4, 6 or 8 embroidery heads, with 9, 12 or 15 needles per head, there is sure to be a solution to your requirements within this family of embroidery machines.

The KE-Series offers two styles of industrial embroidery machine, both with the same productivity features, but differing specifications (related primarily to size of the machine & sewing area):


The UH sub-series: compact footprint, 400mm x 450mm sewing area. The KE-UH tubular embroidery machines are available as a 4 head, 6 head or 8 head embroidery machine.



The UK sub-series: larger footprint, 500mm x 450mm sewing area. The KE-UK tubular embroidery machines are available as a 2 head, 4 head, or 6 head machine.

All KE series machines come standard with advanced features such as:

Optional for all SWF Tubular machines, the Quick Change Cap Driver is a game-changer for production efficiency. Swap from tubular hoops to caps in seconds, without any tools!

Barcode Scanner Connection
Make sure the right design is loaded and stitched

Expanded Memory Size
Memory capacity stores up to 40 million stitches, up to 400 designs, or a maximum of 2,000,000 stitches in a single design

Save colour sequences
New machine file format allows you to save colour/needle sequence with the design

USB Ports
The USB ports allow you to easily move designs to and from your embroidery machine using USB external storage devices

User Friendly LCD Screen
15.1 inch colour LCD screen displays set and current speed, shows real time embroidery status and error indicators if the machine has stopped unexpectedly

Repetition Work

Perfect for embroidered badges or patches or motif work, one design can be repeated up to 99 times along X or Y or XandY directions, or several designs can be repeated together up to 63 times

Manual Offset
Manual Offset allows the user to manually move the frame to a pre-selected point. This feature makes it easy to do appliqué or to change frames while embroidering

Float Stitch Function
The frame and the needle bar can move back and forth by increments of 1, 100, 1,000 and 10,000 stitches, and by colour, without stitching

Mirror Image and Design Direction
Designs can be rotated from 0° to 359° in 1° increments. Designs can also be flipped horizontally.

Thread Break Sensor
The machine will detect when the upper or lower threads break or run out, and will automatically stop

The edit function allows users to delete, modify, and / or insert stitch data and function codes such as jump stitch, end, and trims.

Frame Reversal
When thread breaks or runs out, you can move the needle bar back to the break point (or even to the start of the design) in increments of 1 to 10 stitches

Reduce and Enlarge Designs
Selected designs can be enlarged or reduced from 50% to 200% by 1% increments and in any direction

Automatic Offset
The frame automatically returns to the offset point when the embroidery is finished to make it easier for you to switch the frames. you can select AUTOMATIC OFFSET at PARAMETER SELECT MODE to move the frame automatically to the desired point, making it easier to do appliqués and emblems

Origin Return
The frame can be returned to origin point of design during embroidery work

Automatic Return
The frame will move back to its last position after power interruption. This function helps to recover embroidery after a power failure.

Supports Multiple Design Formats
The KE-Series embroidery machines support multiple design file formats to help maximise your production capabilities