*FREE ÜberLight LED Lamp and Stand + 100 Organ Needles, Includes Reliable SewQuiet 6000SM DC Servomotor, High torque Clutchless Electronic Variable Speed Motor


The new 8000DT has been designed specifically for use in drapery workrooms.

Standard chainstitch tackers simply will not sew the thickness required by drapery workrooms. Our new 8000DT will, and can sew up to 3/4" pleats.

We start with our standard, high quality, Made in Taiwan 8000DT chainstitch tacker head. Our technicians change the needle bar so it will handle a thicker needle, and perform a range of proprietary modifications that results in a tacker that will give you the results you need.

  • Sews up to a 3/4" pleat
  • 8 or 16 stitch setting adjustment
  • Complete stand includes a plywood table top, K-legs
  • Includes Reliable's SewQuiet SQ5000 DC servomotor

    Reliable Warranty Information (.PDF)

    Please review our Freight LTL Shipping Policies Ships Ground Freight only.* For delivery please select options. "Lift Gate" which means a goods lifting platform installed at the rear of the delivery truck that facilitates the unloading of cargo from truck bed to the ground. Most shipments will require a lift gate, if there is not a loading dock, or fork lift available for delivery.
    Ships LTL Ground freight only No Expedited Methods
  • US Warranty 1 year limited warranty on defects in materials and workmanship.
  • Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
Model: 8000DT
Electrical: 110V
Maximum sewing speed: 1,445 rpm
Feed length (lengthwise): 0.25 - 6.5 mm
Feed length (crosswise): 2.5 - 6.5 mm
Needle bar stroke: 48.6 mm
Sewing thickness: Up to 3/4" pleat
Needle system: MT X 190LR #22
Lubrication: Manual
Warranty: RELIABLE Limited 1 Year Warranty
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icon SUPERIOR STAND Others skimp on the stand components, we don’t. We use only 100% plywood in our tabletops (not cheap particle board) and our K-legs are made from heavy-duty 3/32" steel.

icon SEWQUIET 6000SM SERVOMOTOR Getting the performance you want out of a sewing machine requires the right motor. The fourth generation SewQuiet 6000SM servomotor is the benchmark in the industry.

icon BONUS - FREE LED UBERLIGHT The perfect add on light ($100 retail value) is included at no extra charge for the MSK-373N, making it both a great drapery tacking machine and a great value.

icon SEWS UP TO A 3/4" PLEAT With a modified needle bar, thicker needle, and our high-torque SewQuiet servomotor, the 8000DT will tack up to ¾” of heavy fabric with ease.

icon CUSTOM WORK HOLDER PLATE We've custom made a heavier work holder plate to prevent shifting during the machines cycle.