Smitsen DS-5ii

smitsen_ds5ii_sewing_head_pedestal With small heads come small prices. The Smitsen DS-5II is a double chain stitch (401) entry level Pedestal mounted sewing head. It is a flexible yet simple solution for a diversity of jobs. Easy to maintain due to it’s open structure. Ideal for small flexible productions and simple setup installations by foot pedal. The machine head is also easy mounted on a table to make double chain stitch bags or (FIBC) Big Bags. It is the most affordable pedestal mounted machine head within our range of sewing heads.





  • Max. Speed: 800 rpm
  • Seam: Double thread chain stitch
  • Stitch Width: 7-12mm
  • Bag Material: (mutiwall) Paper, Jute, PP
  • Thickness: Jute bag, 8mm
  • Cutter: fixed knife (by hand operation)
  • Needle: DR-H30 #26 (DR×2 #25)
  • Oiling: by hand
  • Oil: Shell Tellus 32 or Equivelant food grade oil
  • Weight: 14.5 kg