T-shirt Manufacturing Process with Machine Layout Plan

To produce high quality garment in apparel manufacturing industry, a perfect machine layout plan must be required. Before starting the manufacturing of T-shirt, production manager prepare a machine layout plan for quick output. Round neck t-shirt stitching process is divided into 4 sections.

These are in below:

  • Front side
  • Back side
  • Sleeves
  • Neck joint
Step by step T-shirt manufacturing process:
To assemble the t-shirt, different types of industrial sewing machines are arranged by following the layout plan. Line balancing of sewing machines are mainly depends on the process of t-shirt manufacturing. However, the t-shirt manufacturing process can be changed according to the style of garment.
T-shirt Manufacturing Process
Fig: T-shirt and its measuring length
Here I have mentioned the sewing sequence of t-shirt production:

Matching the number and size with back and front part

Join the shoulder

Attached Interlining

Over lock the lining

Ready the neck rib for collar

Join the neck rib piping edge by plain m/c

Neck joint

Over locking the neck

Neck tape join and also attached the size label

Neck rib top stitch

Attached the main label

Sleeve marking and numbering with body parts

Sleeve hem

Sleeve joint with the body part

Attached arm side hem

Side seam and at this moment join the care label

Sleeve tuck

Bottom hem tuck at the end

Bottom hem

Inspection

Line balancing or machine layout plan of t-shirt manufacturing:
Here you will find out the machine layout plan for t-shirt
for 180 pieces per hour. Types of machines that are mostly used in t-shirt manufacturing, but this line balancing should be changed when the t-shirt style are different.

Sl. no
Types of operation
Types of machine
Machine quantity
01
Join the shoulder
Over lock m/c
1 pc
02
Over lock the lining

Over lock m/c
1 pc
03
Join the neck rib piping edge by plain m/c

Plain m/c
1 pc
04
Neck joint

Over lock m/c
1 pc
05
Over locking the neck

Over lock m/c
1 pc
06
Neck tape join also attached the size label

Plain m/c
1 pc
07
Neck rib top stitch and Attached the main label

Plain m/c
1 pc
08
Sleeve hem

Flat lock m/c
1 pc
09
Sleeve joint with the body part

Over lock m/c
2 pc
10
Side seam
Over lock m/c
3 pc
11
Sleeve tuck

Plain m/c
1 pc
12
Neck top stitch
Flat lock m/c
1 pc
13
Bottom hem tuck at the end

Plain m/c
1 pc
14
Bottom hem

Flat lock m/c
1 pc
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