Schmetz ELx705 needles are comparable to HAx1SP same as 15x1SP Serger needles that come with most overlock sergers, all made in Asia. Size 14 Recommended for All Sergers, Chainstitch or Cover Hem Stitch machines.

This needle is made specifically for chain stitching or cover stitching. It has 2 grooves, a slightly longer scarf and a ball point. If your serger calls for a 15x1 needle and is breaking threads, the longer scarf on this needle may solve your problem.

Regular point. This needle is designed for use in electronic multi-purpose sergers that do the overlock, cover, safety, and mock safety stitches. Not suitable for use in normal home sewing machines or embroidery machines. Machines should specify ELX705 system. Regular finish. Available in sizes 80, 90.
100 needles per box.


  • Bulk 100 Box of Needles
  • Size 14 Recommended
  • Regular Needle Modified by Schmetz for Serger use
  • Has a longer scarf than regular needles
  • Developed by Schmetz for Elna but found best on all sergers that use regular needles.

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