Product Information

Electronic Direct Drive Lockstitch Bar Tacker (Short Remaining Thread Spec)
Electronic Direct Drive Lockstitch Button Sewer (Short remaining thread spec.)

With the world's top-class sewing speed and prevention of thread breakage with a needle cooler, the machine has increased productivity. It also has superior sewing quality, usability, and reduces maintenance cost.

*:   Click the number for detailed information.
The picture is KE-430HX.

World's Top-class Sewing

KE-430HX / KE-430HS 1 2 4 5 6 7 8 8

KE-430H provides 3,300sti/min (BE-438H: 2,800sti/min) and contributes to enhance productivity.

Needle Cooler* prevents thread breakage, it enhances actual sewing speed by 10%. It provides high productivity and quality.

*:   KE-430HX only

Thread trimmer driven by stepping motor cuts the thread shorter, stable and quietly than conventional mechanical thread trimmer. It reduces hand trimming work after sewing.
Also, the thread nipper, equipped as standard*, minimizes thread cast off at sewing start and bird's nest.

*:   KE-430HX-1, -3, -K spec. only

3Reduction of disposition of thread ends (Short remaining thread)

This is IoT applicable model. The visualization by connecting sewing machine and computer technology enables the customer to analyze, manage processes, speed up productivity improvement and maintenance work.

Productivity improvement with IoT

To the top on this page

You can adjust the tension appropriately for the material being sewn without relying on individual feel. It provides higher production management and sewing reproducibility.

HX models are semi-dry type and they supply constant clean oil only to the shuttle hook, there is no concern of oil staining. HS models are minimum lubrication and they supply limited oil only to the needle bar and thread take-up to prevent oil from being dispersed, realizing clean sewing for your valued product.

To the top on this page

Equipped the Color LCD with touch panel that indicates display items with illustration icons, offering use-intuitive operation. It is very easy to set the cycle program, along with sewing patterns, sewing speed, and magnification. The upper thread tension can be stored easily as user programs.

Data transfer to other sewing machines and software upgrade can be done easily with USB memory.

User- intuitive Color LCD with touch panel

There is no need for grease-up work at the connecting rod because it adopts oil lubricating, and reduces maintenance work.

BE-438H's renewed button clamp enables to set a button more smoothly.

Set button more smoothly.

The noise and vibration are minimized by reducing impact during thread trimming. Operators can sew conformably without fatigue and stress.

To the top on this page

KE-430HX's sewing area can be expanded from 40x30mm to 50x40mm and BE-438HX can sew a large button (20-30mm) as option. It allows to sew more applications such as hook and loop fastener and applique.

Wide variety of sewing capability due to enlarged sewing area

To the top on this page



Brother has established its original "Brother Green Label" for the products, in conformity with ISO 14021 and JIS Q14021.
The use of the restricted substances such as lead, cadmium, hexavalent chromium is absolutely within the regulation values. Brother has been providing all its products in accordance with the RoHS* Directive for all market areas(excluding machine tools).

* The RoHS Directive(the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment) came into effect in the EU in July 2006.

About Environmental Labels

For customers considering purchase of Industrial Sewing Machines

Catalog download

KE-430HX Catalog download

KE-430HS Catalog download

Download of product catalog files



For consultations or inquiries about products before purchase

  • Parts Navigation
  • Product Movie You can check product operation via a movie.
  • Showcase Examples from our Chinese customers

Support Information



For consultations or inquiries about products, functions, operations and repair of the products

  • Tell me! Production Improvement
  • IoT – from even a single machine.
  • Showcase Examples from our Chinese customers