DURKOPP ADLER 768 Heavy duty post bed sewing machine for upholstery and car seat

The COWBOY #768 post bed machine is a high quality lockstitch single or twin needle, walking foot and compound feed sewing machine ( with double capacity vertically mounted hook & base and a semi-automatic lubrication system. The machine is designed to for stitching very light to medium heavy leathers, car seat, boot tops, shoes and upholstery fabrics where quality stitch formation is of the utmost importance. The post-bed design is very useful when sewing shaped items or panels etc. and is used when you need to sew into shaped items which cannot be done on a standard flat-bed machine. This leather sewing machine is also used by hat, shoe, moccassin, and boot makers world-wide. If you have a pair of COWBOY boots with fancy stitched patterns on the uppers, they were likely sewn on a post machine.
The COWBOY #768 features a heavy duty triple feeding action by way of: bottom feed, needle feed and walking foot top feed and is fitted with two large vertically mounted hook & bases for use with medium to heavy weight materials. The 178mm high slim post bed gives you greater access and control when sewing decorative & functional stitching on items like leather upholstery panels, shoe uppers, car seat upholstery etc. It is capable of sewing up to 5/16" (20 ounces) of light to medium temper leather, with up to #138 bonded nylon or polyester thread. The machine is smooth running, durable, versatile and its robust construction includes: needle roller bearings for the arm & hook shaft etc., cog driven belt assemblies and a semi-automatic oil lubrication system with sump is fitted which reduces wear & tear considerably. A safety clutch is fitted to help prevent damage to the hooks, bevel gears and other important parts, should the machine become jammed or over-loaded. COWBOY 768 is a good replacement of DURKOPP ADLER 768, which is widely used in leather upholstery, car upholstery, car seat, general upholstery panels/shapes, leather goods, canvas/plastic, handbags, shoe uppers (leather or synthetic leather), sports apparatus, office furniture, soft cushions etc.