These needles are specially designed for high-speed sewing and quilting machines. The HLx5 needle is made for sewing hard, thick or heavy materials. If you are bending or breaking 15x1's this needle could solve your problem. These hard chrome needles will outlast a standard 15x1. -
Needle - HLX5
The HLx5 needle style is a home machine needle (it has a flat shank) which has been designed to stitch through heavy fabric and leather. It has a unique tapered shape to it, which helps form good stitches while stitching very fast (1,500+ stitches per minute).
Did you know that most sewing is about 85-90% straight stitching? This is why a lot of sewers who are mostly into clothing construction and quilting swear by the accuracy and precision that a straight stitch only machine can give.
Want to improve your quilting? Then look for a Straight Stitch Machine! A Few Straight stitch Machine on the Market right now-
These needles were designed specifically for high speed Straight Stitch Machines.
Compatible with Babylock Sewing Machine Models: BLQP.
Compatible with Brother Sewing Machine Models: PQ-1300, PQ-1500 & PQ-1500S.
Compatible with Husqvarna Viking Sewing Machine Models: Mega Quilter
Compatible with Juki Sewing Machine Models: TL98E, TL98Q & TL-98QE.
Compatible with Pfaff Sewing Machine Models: 1200 Grand Quilter.
Compatible with Janome P1600 High speed straight stitch-only
Quilters are buying these machines frantically, easily sew over bulky seams, perfect for Free Motion and a Dream for Ruler Work. Bag Makers love the Straight Stitch Machines - sew those thick seams with ease! Please Note Suppliers are not bringing out 80/12 Needles - rather replacing them with the 75/11