Summary:Cap single head embroidery machines and flat embroidery machines have some key differences in their design and functiona...
Cap single head embroidery machines
and flat embroidery machines have some key differences in their design and functionality. Here are some of the main differences between the two:
1.Embroidery Area: Cap single head embroidery machines are designed specifically for embroidering on curved surfaces such as hats and caps. They have a smaller embroidery area than flat embroidery machines, typically around 270 degrees. In contrast, flat embroidery machines have a larger embroidery area and are designed for embroidering on flat surfaces such as shirts, jackets, and bags.
2.Hoops: Cap single head embroidery machines use special cap frames that are designed to hold the curved surface of the hat or cap in place. In contrast, flat embroidery machines use standard flat hoops that come in various sizes to accommodate different designs and garments.
3.Needle and Thread Colors: Cap single head embroidery machines usually have fewer needles than flat embroidery machines, typically only one or two. As a result, they are better suited for simpler designs with fewer colors. Flat embroidery machines, on the other hand, can have up to 12 needles and are capable of stitching more complex designs with multiple thread colors.
4.Design Software: The design software used for cap single head embroidery machines and flat embroidery machines can be different. Cap embroidery machines may require specific software that is designed for working with curved surfaces and cap frames.
5.Operation: Cap single head embroidery machines are typically operated manually, with the operator positioning the hat or cap in the frame and guiding the needle along the design. Flat embroidery machines can be operated manually, but many also have automated features such as automatic needle threading and thread cutting.
In summary, the main differences between cap single head embroidery machines and flat embroidery machines are the embroidery area, hoops, needle and thread colors, design software, and operation. Choosing the right machine depends on the specific needs of your business and the types of designs you will be creating.
LJ- Cap/T-shirt/Tubular series of embroidery machine adopts overhanging type hook base, integrated with different kinds of frames for cap, garments and flat embroidery with multifunction for caps, garments and flat embroidery work. It can be used for cap embroidery, T-shirt embroidery and garments cut piece embroidery. Among all models, the single head machine has the advantages of unique machine structure and being light and handy, which suit for sample embroidery and small lot production to meet personalized requirements.