HIGHTEX 266-1 (Sailmaster 266) is an extra heavy duty straight stitch and zig-zag lockstitch sewing machine with large front-loading barrel shuttle hook and reverse stitch. Ideal for the production of boat sails, parachutes, trampolines, shoes, footwear, sofa, furniture upholstery, automobile upholstery, cushions, climbing ropes, polyester webbing slings. Especially for sewing thick sails corners, attaching heavy webbing reinforcement. Also work as rope-end bar tacking machine make sewn eyes (safety loops) at end of climbing ropes. This machine is interchangeable with Durkopp Adler 266-1.