Baby Lock Pathfinder Embroidery Only Machine BLPF

Come into the store for more info, or give us a call / email us. Pocono Sew & Vac since 1979 is authorized sales for over 10 brands. We have over 150 new sewing machines on display for you to try plus 1000's of presser feet and accessories in stock and complete in store service & repair parts department. Check out our virtual tour of the store via drone!
Ask your friends about us.

Find Parts & Accessories for this machine
 

Your embroidery journey starts here! Let Pathfinder lead you through new creative opportunities, with features that are perfect for both new and experienced sewers alike. Pathfinder features Baby Lock IQ Technology™ that works with the machine's “brain” to make embroidery easier.

Features

Color LCD Touch Screen

 8" X 12" EMBROIDERY FIELD

There’s plenty of room for your embroidery designs, and you’ll enjoy less re-hooping, too!

Sensor Pen for Embroidery

 LCD COLOR TOUCHSCREEN

The large, color LCD vividly displays embroidery designs, and makes it easy to change your machine settings. This screen measures 7" diagonally and shows up to 260,000 colors so you will know what your designs really look like before you sew.

Needle Beam for Embroidery

 NEVERMISS AUTOMATIC NEEDLE THREADER

The NeverMiss Needle Threader does exactly what it promises – it threads your needle with little more than the push of a button.

USB Connectivity

 NEEDLE BEAM

Know exactly where the needle will drop, every time with a brilliant LED pointer on the included embroidery foot. There’s no more guesswork.

Enhanced Stadium Lighting

SENSOR PEN FOR EMBROIDERY

Use the Sensor Pen to assign the design positioning and placement. Simply touch the fabric with the Sensor Pen and the Pathfinder knows where to place the design.

Push Buttons and Large Workspace

ENHANCED STADIUM LIGHTING

High-powered color rendering LEDs illuminate your project so you can see every detail – including your large embroidery designs.

Quick-Set, Top-Loading Bobbin

USB CONNECTIVITY

Expand your design library! Upload your own designs to Pathfinder on a USB drive.

Baby Lock IQ Technology™

263 BUILT-IN EMBROIDERY DESIGNS

You’ll always have something to embroider with Pathfinder’s selection of built-in designs. The library features large thumbnails to make finding the right match even easier.

8" X 12" EMBROIDERY FIELD

There’s plenty of room for your embroidery designs, and you’ll enjoy less re-hooping, too!

LCD COLOR TOUCHSCREEN

The large, color LCD vividly displays embroidery designs, and makes it easy to change your machine settings. This screen measures 7" diagonally and shows up to 260,000 colors so you will know what your designs really look like before you sew.

NEVERMISS AUTOMATIC NEEDLE THREADER

The NeverMiss Needle Threader does exactly what it promises – it threads your needle with little more than the push of a button.

NEEDLE BEAM

Know exactly where the needle will drop, every time with a brilliant LED pointer on the included embroidery foot. There’s no more guesswork.

SENSOR PEN FOR EMBROIDERY

Use the Sensor Pen to assign the design positioning and placement. Simply touch the fabric with the Sensor Pen and the Pathfinder knows where to place the design.

ENHANCED STADIUM LIGHTING

High-powered color rendering LEDs illuminate your project so you can see every detail – including your large embroidery designs.

USB CONNECTIVITY

Expand your design library! Upload your own designs to Pathfinder on a USB drive.

263 BUILT-IN EMBROIDERY DESIGNS

You’ll always have something to embroider with Pathfinder’s selection of built-in designs. The library features large thumbnails to make finding the right match even easier.

Technology Features
  • LCD Color Touch Screen
    • Shows 260,000 colors
    • Measures 7" diagonally
    • Clock and Date
  • LED Needle Beam for precise placement of needle position
  • Sensor Pen allows you to set preferences on your fabric
    • See the needle position location
    • Select precise placement for embroidery design
  • Enhanced Stadium Lighting™ for brighter true color LED lighting of 10" around the needle
  • 2 USB drives: 1 (Type A) drive, 2.0 connects with a mouse, hub, flash drives and CD-ROM drives and 1 (Type B) USB direct connect to a PC
  • Access designs stored in folders when using USB type A
  • NeverMiss™ Threading System
  • Automatic thread cutter
  • Quick-Set, top-loading bobbin with sensor
  • Quick-Set independent bobbin winding system with variable speed
  • Automatic sensors
    • Thread tension control makes tension adjustments for accurate stitches
    • Upper and lower thread sensors to alert when threads run out
    • On-screen hoop sensor to recommend size of hoop
  • Embroidery speed up to 1,050 spm
Embroidery Editing Features
  • Combine embroidery designs on screen
  • Character/text array function
  • Character spacing
  • 1°, 10°, and 90° Pattern rotation
  • Design enlargement (up to 20%)
  • Design reduction (up to 10%)
  • Automatic basting
  • Mirror imaging
  • Change color selections within designs
  • Color sorting on border designs
  • Monochrome option for embroidery designs
  • Programmable custom thread color selection
Additional Information
  • Multiple Language conversion capabilities
  • Built-in Help Messages
  • Built-in Operational Guide
  • Built-in Help Messages
Embroidery Features
  • Built-in embroidery design library
  • 263 Embroidery designs built-in
    • 166 Baby Lock exclusive designs
    • 12 Floral vine alphabet accents and frame patterns
    • 13 Bobbin work designs
  • 140 Frame combinations
  • 19 Font styles including
    • Exclusive script alphabet characters
    • Large floral vine alphabet
  • Embroiders up to 8" x 12" (200mm x 300mm) embroidery field
  • Memory capacity 1MB
  • Reads embroidery designs with a stitch capacity of up to 500,000 stitches per design, 125 color changes
  • Color Touch Screen shows:
    • Design placement using drag and drop capabilities
    • Estimated embroidery time display and stitch count
    • Needle advancement (1, 10, 100 or 500 stitch increments or entire thread color)
    • Measurements displayed in inches or millimeters
    • Color separation
    • Thread color indicator
    • On-screen hoop size indicator
    • Low bobbin thread indicator
    • 300 color names
  • 9-point trial checkpoints
  • Starting point key for instant alignment of characters or patterns
  • Customize embroidery pattern and thumbnail background colors (66 options)
  • Resume feature
  • On-screen grid
  • Cuts jump stitches (with on/off capability)
  • Stitch Count System - .SCS
Included Accessories
  • Embroidery foot with LED pointer
  • Sensor pen and holder
  • Touch pen (stylus)
  • USB cable
  • Soft cover for machine
  • Spool cap assortment
  • Center pin for usewith prewound and L class bobbins
  • Grey bobbin case for bobbinwork
  • Embroidery bobbin thread
  • Bobbins (10)
  • Seam ripper
  • Needle package
  • Scissors
  • Cleaning brush
  • Embroidery hoops and grids included
    • 8" x 12" (200mm x 300mm)
    • 5" x 7" (130mm x 180mm)
Optional Accessories
  • Baby Lock Stabilizer
  • Trolley (BLMTXL-BK)
  • Canvas Dust Cover (BL-COVERXL)
  • Palette 11 (ECS11)
  • 6" x 6" (150mm x 150mm) Embroidery Hoop (BLMA-150)
  • 2-1/2" x 1" (60mm x 20mm) Embroidery Hoop (EF73)
  • 4" x 4" (100mm x 100mm) Embroidery Hoop (EF74)
  • 8" x 8" (200mm x 200mm) Embroidery Hoop (EF91)
  • 12" x 4" (300mm x 100mm) Embroidery Border Hoop (BLMA-CBH)
  • 7" x 4" (180mm x 100mm) Embroidery Border Hoop (BLSO-BF)
  • 10 Spool Stand (BLMA-TS)
  • 2 Spool Stand for King Spools (BLMA-STS)
  • Bobbins (BLG-BOB)

Reviews

Currently there are no reviews for this product. Be the first to write one.

Write a Review for Baby Lock Pathfinder BLPF

Please rate on a scale of 5

Store Reviews

Check out some of our store reviews!

"Excellent customer service. Very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff. Highly recommend coming here if you are serious about purchasing a good machine. They back everything they sell." Jim S.
"This is the best sewing store I have ever encountered. The staff is amazing. Always kind, polite and helpful no matter what your needs are. They go out of their way and make sure you walk out satisfied." Margaret H.
"Can't say enough wonderful things about the people and the shop! The staff is knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. I won't go anywhere else for a new machine or for service!" Barbara D.

View more store reviews