Janome Continental M17 Professional Embroidery, Sewing & Quilting Machine Thread

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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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