Speedy, sure button replacement eliminates labor and reduces customer complaints. This machine will meet all your tailor and cleaners service requirements! it's even easy enough and fast enough to be on a clothing production line.

Sews either 2 hole or 4 hole buttons in any size from the smallest shirt button to that used on underwear, pajamas, coats, aprons, etc.

  • Completely portable and automatic
  • No electric plug or connections necessary
  • No motor to worry about
  • No belts to break
  • No electricity needed
  • No experienced operator necessary
  • Instant change for sewing both 2 and 4 hole buttons
  • Six to ten seconds to sew on a button
  • Automatic stop
  • Automatic thread-break
  • Takes full range of button sizes
  • Sews flat and shank buttons
  • Twelve firm stitches in every button, with last two stitches double-locking button to material
  • Exceptionally durable, high quality construction
  • Net weight (head only) 37 lbs plus pedestal stand
  • The finest easiest to own and most practical machine for shirts, pajamas, uniforms, underwear and work clothes.

    This machine is a HAND BUTTON SEWER with special telescoping adjustable stand. The Chandler Button Sewer is a single thread, hand operated machine. It is purposely designed for use in such industries as laundries, coat and apron supplies, institutions, hospitals, hotels, dry cleaners etc. The sewing cycle consists of 12 stitches, which includes the cross over (on a 4 hole button) and the tying or locking stitch, at the very end of the cycle. It will handle either 2 hole or 4 hole buttons in any size from the smallest shirt button to that used on underwear, pajamas, coats, aprons, etc.


    The Sewing Cycle is fully automatic, the flywheel being blocked at the completion of the sewing cycle. Raising the button clamp to release the material automatically breaks the thread on the underside of the button. Thread stand in rear of machine head provides for cones us to 12,000 yard size. This machine is completely portable, no plug in or electrical connections necessary, no motor to worry about, no belts to break, and designed to last for years.
  • US Warranty 90 Days labor on defects in materials and workmanship.
  • Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
Specifications
Click HERE for Brochure including Chandler CM491 Portable Hank Crank Button Sewing Machine with Pedestal Stand

Instruction Manual for Chandler CM491 Button Sewer


• No electricity needed
• No experienced operator necessary.
• Instant change for sewing both 2 and 4 hole buttons.
• Six to ten seconds to sew on a button.
• Automatic stop
• Automatic thread-break.
• Takes full range of button sizes.
• Sews all types of flat buttons,
• Twelve firm stitches in every button, with last two
stitches double-locking button to material.
• Exceptionally durable, high quality construction.
• Net Weight (head only)- 37 lbs.
• The finest, easiest to own and most practical machine
for shirts, pajamas, uniforms, underwear and work
clothes.

Model CM491
Sews either 2 hole or 4 hole buttons in any size from the smallest shirt button to that used on underwear, pajamas, coats, aprons, etc.

Completely portable and automatic.

No electric plug or connections necessary.

No motors to worry about or belts to break.

Instant change to sew 2 and 4 hole buttons.

6-10 seconds to sew a button

Automatic stop, automatic thread-break.

Full range of button sizes.

Sews flat and shank buttons.

12 firm stitches in every button, with last 2 stitches double locking button to material.

Durable construction

Thread Recommendations for Buttonhole, Button Sew and Bartack Machines

Features:
Sews either 2 hole or 4 hole buttons in any size from the smallest shirt button to that used on underwear, pajamas, coats, aprons, etc.

Speedy, sure button replacement eliminates labor and reduces customer complaints. This machine will meet all your tailor and cleaners service requirements! It's even easy enough and fast enough to be on a clothing production line.

Designed for use in such industries as laundries, coat and apron supplies, institutions, hospitals, hotels, dry cleaners etc.

• Completely portable and automatic
• No electric plug or connections necessary
• No motors to worry about or belts to break
• Instant change to sew 2 and 4 hole buttons
• 6-10 seconds to sew a button
• Automatic stop, automatic thread-break
• Full range of button sizes
• Sews flat and shank buttons
• 12 firm stitches in every button, with last 2 stitches double locking button to material
• Durable construction
Specifications:
• Max Speed: 1500 SPM
• Needle Bar Stroke: 1-59/64in (48 mm)
• Number of Stitches: 8-16-32 parallel stitches
• Needle: 175 x 7
• Looper: 5123
• Stitch Type: 101

Video of very early model CM401
This is an old Chandler 401 button sewing machine. still works great. it sews on buttons by turning a crank. Once done sewing, you pull it out and your good to go. Don't forget to like and subscribe !!
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icon Designed for use in such industries as laundries, coat and apron supplies, institutions, hospitals, hotels, dry cleaners etc.