Handi Quilter Sixteen

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Sold from 2004 to 2008

Made and assembled in the USA, the stitch-regulated HQ Sixteen® provides you the highest quality of any quilting machine, backed by the HQ warranty. Designed by a Quilter, for Quilters®, the HQ Sixteen provides you the features, bene ts, and advantages of a longarm quilting system at an affordable price.


  • Stitch regulation provides you consistent stitch quality from 4 stitches per inch up to 15 stitches per inch.
  • Full 16" of throat depth provides 13" of quilting space with 8" of vertical space.
  • High-speed rotary hook with large capacity “M” class bobbin.
  • Hopping foot prevents fabric movement during a full-stitch cycle.
  • Integrated laser light – used for following patterns from the front and back of the machine.
  • Quilt from front or back (rear handles included)
Sewing Speed Approximately 1,500spm
Minimum Sewing Speed 150spm
Needle Bar Stroke 35.3mm
Sewing Foot Stroke/Lift 5mm
Needle System 135x7 Standard 134R Long Scarf
Needle Sizes 14/90 - 19/120
Lubricating Oil & Greases Kluber Lubrication
Dimensions of Sewing Machine Throat 8.25" x 16"
Rate Voltage / Power Consumption 120 volts, 60hz 100 watts
LED Power Consumption 20 watts
Hook System Custom manufactured, rotary, large bobbin
Bobbin Type Class M
Motor Type Brushless DC, Internal Encoding
Automatic Needle Positioning Up and down, full stitch and half stitch

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