HCD-1501 Series 1-Head Embroidery Machine

Happy HCD3e commercial 1-head embroidery machine

The 15-needle HCD-Series is HAPPY’s full-sized, heavy-duty commercial single-head embroidery. HCD-1501 is easily HAPPY’s most capable single-head, with the largest sewing field, highest operating speeds and a heavy-duty drive system, enabling the machine to handle anything from delicate projects to heavy items, while operated continuously through nonstop, year-round production.

NOTE: Slightly previous version shown in video.

HAPPY HCD-Series Embroidery Machine Specifications


Included Hoops

  • 2 x large square 17.3″ x 16.5″ wooden hoops
  • 2 x large square 12.5″ x 12.5″ hoops
  • 2 x round 5.9″ hoops
  • 2 x round 4.7″ hoops
  • 2 x wide-field ballcap hoops

Key Measurements (see diagram)

Machine base width (A): 30″, with control panel (L) 33″ Machine height (H): 35″; Machine length/depth (W): 31″ Machine weight: 233lbs assembled; 500lbs new in shipping crate.

Sewing Performance and Specifications

– Continuous sewing field: normal (tubular) – 520x400mm
– Cap sewing field 2.8″h x 14.1″w
– Sewing Speed: normal (tubular) – 1200spm
– Cap sewing speed – 1000spm
– Duty Cycle: 24 hr continuous operation
– Memory capacity: 40 million stitches / 999 designs
– Onboard lettering – 12 fonts – generate, sew text directly on the machine
– Layout Mode – combine designs and/or text, personalize directly on the machine
– Power requirements: 110v or 220v AC / 60hz

Intuitive touch-screen control panel

• The 7″ touch screen has a vivid LCD interface
• Easy Design Placement- Shows hoop as related to the design
• Displays your key sewing information at a Glance
• Customize your screen the way you want
• Easily place the Applications that you use most on the main screen
• One touch frame out for easy Applique
• Easy Design trace
• Full Built-in Networking and USB ports
• Auto Error correction for the most common issues
• One touch Firmware updates
• Advanced Control over every aspect of your sewing experience-
• Speed
• Position
• Color Sequence/ Change
• And Much More!
happy embroidery machine network ports

HCDX-1501 Stretched-Field Machine

Based on the HCD-1501, the HCDX-1501 is equipped with an expanded-length X-carriage, which expands the machine’s flat continuous sewing area to 1200mm wide x 400mm tall (47.24″w x 15.74″h). Also included with the machine:

    • 1 x Border frame, approximately 52″w x 20″d with a clip system for affixing sewing material
    • 1 x Center support table with quick-release hardware
    • 2 x Side support tables with adjustable-height support posts and quick-release hardware

Embroidery on Ballcaps with Happy HCD-Series 1-Head Embroidery Machine

Happy HCD-Series Embroidery Machine Demo