Janome MB4N

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The MB-4N is built to work with most embroidery formats, including those used by industry professionals. It is compatible with six industry-standard Tajima hoops, as well as the four available Janome hoops to further expand your creative opportunities. The Janome MB-4N has received a few upgrades, including new features to help protect the unit, assist with visibility, and increase software performance. 


  • Backlit LCD screen
  • Auto thread cutter
  • USB memory key compatible
  • ATA PC card port and USB port (Host) on RCS; USB port on MB-4
  • Compatible with Janome software
  • Embroidery speed up to 800spm
  • Built-in designs: 50
  • Fonts: 10
  • Monogramming: 2 & 3 letter
  • Expanded built-in memory
  • Four built-in LED lights
  • Change colors to favorite thread: Janome, Robison-Anton, Madeira, Mettler
  • Drag & Drop editing for easy placement
  • Embroidery design resize 80% - 120% by 1%
  • Rotate in 1 and 90 degree increments (clockwise / counter clockwise)
  • Flip vertically and horizontally
  • Standard hoops: M1: 9.46" x 7.88" (240mm x 200mm)
    • M2: 5" x 4.3" (126mm x 110mm)
    • M3: 2" x 2" (50mm x 50mm)
  • Embroidery area tracing
  • MY SET screen controls for contrast, in/cm, designation, and other customization
  • Zoom in and out
  • Multi-language selection
  • Stitch-out time indicator
  • Stitch counter
  • Upper thread and presser foot sensors
  • Manual thread tension control
  • Ball bearing precision
  • Single Hear 4-Needle Embroidery Machine
  • DB Rotary Hook (Full Rotary)
  • Number of Needles: 4
  • Type of Needles: DBxK5Q1NY #11
  • Cylinder Shape of Bed
  • Skeleton (Clam Shell) Body Construction
  • Machine Size: W365 x H640 x D520 mm
    (W14.4" x H25.2" x D20.5")
  • Bed Width: W299 x H130 mm (W 11.7" x H 5")
  • Machine Weight: 20.5 kg (45lbs)
  • Packing Size: W450 x H620 x D660 mm
    (W 17.7" x H 24.4" x D 26")
  • Gross Weight (incl. Packing): 29 kgs (64 lbs)
  • DC Motor
  • Max. Speed: 800 spm
  • Low Range Speed: Up to 400 spm
  • Bobbin Winding Speed: 2,000 rpm
  • Machine Control: By RCS (option) or Sub-Control Panel
  • Sub-Control Panel: LCD with Back-Light (H12xW63mm)
  • Mode Key
  • OK Key
  • 4 Jog-Keys
  • Forward/Reverse Stitch Keys
  • Forward/Reverse Stitch Keys
  • Lay-in Thread Tension (Manual Adjustment)
  • Independent Bobbin Winding (with Independent Start Button)
  • Built-in Auto Thread Cutter (needle & bobbin threads)
  • Upper Thread Holder Spring on the Face Plate
  • Thread Cutter for Bobbin Winding
  • Direct PC-Link
  • Embroidery Format Compatibility: .jef+/.jef (Janome) & .dst (Tajima)
  • Resumption Setting/My Set (with RCS)
  • 3 Hoops
  • White LED x 4 Sewing Lamp
  • Start/Stop Key (on RCS and Sub-Control Panel)
  • Manual Thread Cutting Key
  • Upper thread Breakage Sensor
  • Spool Stand (incl. 1 for Bobbin Thread & 4 Additional Spool)

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