Janome Continental M17 Professional Embroidery, Sewing & Quilting Machine

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The long-awaited top-of-the-line Sewing & Embroidery Combination machine from Janome.

Check out our video of the new features of the Continental M17!

Largest embroidery field on the market! 11" x 18.1" See your work like never before. 9 Bright LEDs in 4 locations.
Industry first - TWO interactive touch screens. Center Screen - 4.3" Large Screen 10.1" Easy to attach slide-in hoops
Janome is a leader in the robotics industry - not just sewing! They applied their expertise to the design of their gantry style embroidery unit. High definition embroidery
1,230 Built-in Designs Generous tool and accessory storage
LARGE throat space - 13.5" x 5.5" Conveniently location thumbwheel for adjusting needle position.
Easier hooping - featuring new quick-hoop tightening lever Fastest stitching - 1,200 SPM in embroidery mode - 1,300 SPM in sewing mode
LED spotlight for precise design placement Start sewing faster with fast machine startup and processing.
Stress-free one-touch needle plate removal Push-button easy open top cover
91 needle positions Built-in automatic needle threader

We saved the best for last! The Janome Continental M17 features an included AcuStitch Stitch regulator for precise, high definition quilting and perfectly sized stitches! Also compatible with rulers! 4 different feet are included for use with the AcuStitch Regulator.

Other features include:

  • Advanced auto drop of the the feed dogs at the beginning and end of sewing with Superior Feed System Intelligent
  • Industry's strongest upper feed with improved AcuFeed Flex. Comes with 7 AcuFeed Flex feet and 3 adapters.
  • Artistic Digitizer Jr. Software included for more options and creativity.
  • "Floating mode" to give you more adjustments when working with fine fabrics to prevent slippage, marks, or wrinkles.
  • Brushless 12 core motor - the strongest in home sewing machines, as well as longest lifespan
  • Most powerful penetration and needle piercing force
  • Wi-Fi enabled - 5 specially designed apps work with the machine to making embroidery easier
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Hook Type Top Loading Full Rotary Hook Bobbin
Thread Tension Control Automatic
Upper Thread Sensor Yes
Bobbin Thread Sensor Yes
Auto Thread Cutter Yes
Remote Thread-Cutter Port Yes (on foot controller)
Maximum Sewing Speed - Straight Stitch 1300spm
Maximum Sewing Speed - Zig Zag 1000spm
Minimum Sewing Speed 60spm
Bobbin Winding Speed 2000rpm
Speed Control Slider Yes
Automatic Presser Foot Lifter Yes
Automatic Presser Foot Pressure Control (fabric thickness detection) Yes
Automatic Foot-up (pivoting) Yes
Presser Foot Snap (clip) on type
Maximum Stitch Width 9mm
Maximum Stitch Length 5mm
Feed System AcuFeed Flex Plus
Easy Reverse Button Yes
Bobbin Winding Bobbin Winder with Plate and Cutting Blade
Winding the bobbin with the machine threaded Yes (with additional spool pin)
Stop winding the bobbin automatically Yes
Stitch Selection Touchscreen
Touch Panel LCD
Screen Type ans Size Color LCD 7"
Dual Voltage 80v - 240v No
Cover Semi-Hard Cover
Number of Stitches 400
Number of Buttonholes 12
Design/Pattern Storage Capacity Up to 3mb
Mirror Image of Patterns Yes
Pattern Selection - Direct Stitch Selection Yes
Pattern Selection - Quick Stitch Selection Yes
Number if Stitch Combinations 100
Tapering Functions Yes (41 Stitches)
Ruler Work Mode (for FMQ Ruler) Yes
Variable ZigZag Yes
Instruction App Using QR Codes Yes
Built-in Help Screen Yes
Clock Yes - Battery Powered
Needle Threader Superior
Needle Up Down Memorized
Automatic needle stop position Down as default setting
Needle Position 91 needle positions
Built-in Needle Threader Yes (manual superior needle threader)
Twin Needle Guard Yes
Striaght Needle Plate Conversion One touch replaceable type
Free Arm No
Drop Feed Yes
Drop Feed Sensor Yes
Locking Stitch Button Yes
Number of Stitch Combination 100
Last Stitch Recall Capability Yes
Knee Lift Yes
Machine Size 25.6" (w) x 14.6" (h) x 10.2" (d)
Machine Weight 36.8lb.
Machine Size with Embroidery Unit 43.8" (w) x 14.6" (h) x 28" (d)
Machine Weight with Embroidery Unit 66.8lb.
Height Under Face Plate 3.1"
Work Space 13.5" x 5.5"
Extra High Presser Foot Lift Yes
Foot Pressure Adjustment Yes
External Media Type 1 USB Port

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Janome is proud to announce the opening of the Continental Academy! This video library will house useful information about your machine, included and optional accessories, techniques, and software and apps.

In order to access the videos, you will need the Password below. Click the link below to take you to the main Continental Academy page, and you will be prompted for your Password when you click into any of the video categories. Please take a moment to review the "Navigating Continental Academy" video on the main page before watching content.

Click here to view everything the Academy has to offer!

Password – CM17

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