SWF MAN 12 Portable Compact Series Single Head Tubular

The SWF MAN 12 is one of the most versatile and portable industrial embroidery machines available because of it’s compact design and quiet running, based on the SWF Dual Function 2-head technology.

Incorporating a standard stitching field of 360 mm x 230 mm, this machine hosts one of the largest stitching fields available on a compact design structure.


The SWF MAN series is controlled by an intuitive interactive LCD touch screen display and can embroider on both flat, tubular hoops or caps.

new swf man 12 Operation Box


  • SWF dual function 2-head Touch Screen
  • Support for USB Ports
  • Design editing function
  • GUI (Graphical User Interface) based on user experience
  • Multi-tasking : Design modification is enabled during work

This SWF Embroidery Machine is available in 6, 9 or 12 colour versions, but is supplied as standard in to the United Kingdom in this 12-colour version.

Coming as standard, with advanced features such as Built in Power Failure Recovery, LED Vision Lights, Optional Change Cap Frames and Venere Badge Cutting Needles, the SWF Man 12 embroidery machine is the most advanced single-head machine currently available in the world.

This SWF model comes delivered and installed with full training, together with up to a  5-Year SWF Factory Warranty – not forgetting our 7 Year SWF Stitch Quality Guarantee!

If you are new to embroidery or you’re looking to add a cost effective second machine, then the MAN series has the best of everything – from technology and design, to reliability and size. When combined with our start-off  business packages of WINgs Embroidery Software, SENS-Networking SystemEmbroidery Framing Systems and Embroidery Stock Designs, you will have everything you need to get you started with your new venture.

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Spec Description
Machine SpeedMax1000 spm (Tubular/Flat)900 spm (QC Caps)
Machine SizeAt Delivery (L x W x H)675 mm x 640 mm x 750 mm (With Out Stand)
At Site (L x W x H)675 mm x 640 mm x 750 mm (With Out Stand)
Power / UsageVoltage [100 ~ 240V] [50/60Hz], 0.5 kW
Oil Lubrication SystemStandard Lubrication System
Machine Control SystemColor LCD Touch Screen
Machine MemoryCapacityStandard: 20,000,000 Stitch up to 99 designs
Machine Sewing FieldNormal360 mm x 230 mm
Wide Angle Cap System360 x 75 mm


Feature Description
Expanded Memory SizeUp to 99 designs can be saved to the memory and the capacity includes Twenty Million Stitches.
Mirror Image Conversion and Design DirectionThe design can be turned by 1° between 0° and 359°. Supports mirror image conversion (X-axis conversion).
Enlarging and Reducing DesignEmbroidery design can be increased/decreased by 1% to X or Y axis within the range from 50% to 200%.
General Repetition WorkSame design can be repeated up to 99 times (X, Y axis direction).
Special Repetition WorkAllows repeat work up to 63 times for various designs and can modify the angle and the mirror during the repeat work.
Automatic OffsetTo make frame replacement convenient, frame is automatically moved to the offset position after a completion of work. Offset position can be configured from the “Parameter Setting Mode”
Manual OffsetManual offset function allows users to manually move the frame to a certain position while embroidering. The function allows convenient applique and frame replacement during the embroidery process. Frame can be moved to its original position afterwards with simple key control.
Origin ReturnAllows frame to return to its start point during embroidery.
Float Stitch FunctionNeedle bar can be moved forward or backward in the units of 1, 100, 1000, 10000 needles and colour cord without actual embroidery.
Frame BackwardAllows frame to move to the position where embroidery started from 1 to 10 times when the thread becomes cut or falls off from the frame.
Auto Return to the Embroidery Stop Position After Sudden Power InterruptionIn case of power outage, frame is automatically returned to the position where embroidery stopped. This function greatly reduces the risk of ruining embroidery from unexpected power outage.
Edit Function of the designEdit Function allows users to delete, modify, and/or insert stich data and function code such as jump, end, and trimming.
Auto Recognition of Other Company’s Design CodeDesign formats from other companies saved in USB memory are automatically recognized and can be applied towards embroidery.
Setting Speed and Current Speed are Displayed at RPM on the ScreenAllows input/output, deletion of design using USB memory stick
Design Trace Facility with LaserThis allows the customer to accurately trace the perimeter of the embroidery Patten with a 5 mm margin, absolute margin or in a box shape.
Embroidery Frame LimitsEach machine is equipped with embroidery hoop selection with frame perimeter limits to make the embroiders roll easier when combined with the hoop center feature.


  • Veneer cutting tool built in (for easy badge cutting out)
  • Multi-language support Removable control box with convenient A/S service