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This machine does it all - from just-for-fun creations to elegant embroidery. With the eXplore computerized sewing and embroidery machine, one minute you'll be sewing an apron for gardening, the next you'll be embellishing it with embroidery. And there's also a wonderful selection of quilting and heirloom stitches available, if that's where your interest lies. As always, Elna provides you the latest in technology; now it's yours to enjoy in your own time.
LCD color touch screen – 94 mm x 71 mm, 3 ¾" x 2 ¾"
PC card slot
Memory - save onto machine or PC cards, name files, save, recall, overwrite, delete
Personalized machine function settings :
Sound – adjust volume or turn off
Thread selection – Robison-Anton, Madeira, Mettler
Start/stop key – color-coded red/green, for embroidery and traditional sewing
Sensors – upper thread, bobbin thread, presser bar, foot control, etc.
On-screen instruction manual
Adjustable speed control
Free arm embroidery
Built-in needle threader
Auto tension setting
Auto drop feed dog
Adjustable foot pressure
Top protective cover with design chart
Metric and inch seam allowance lines – on bobbin cover plate, needle plate, free arm
Rotary horizontal hook with transparent bobbin cover
Thread holder and cutter
Thread cutter for bobbin winding
Extra presser foot lift
Foot control with retractable cord
104 stitches, including 7 buttonholes
Operation keys - needle up/down, auto-lock, reverse
Function keys - twin needle, mirror image, elongation, needle stop position, memorize a sequence
Adjustable width (7 mm) and length (5 mm)
Adjustable needle position for straight stitches
An abundant choice of built-in designs
Alphabets – 3 styles, 3 sizes :
Single or multiple colors with color change key
Edit any letter anywhere in a sequence
Horizontal/vertical alignment for letters
Monograms – 2 letter and 3 letter with 4 styles of frames
Edit features – rotate, resize, mirror image, face to face, move by drag and drop or directional arrow keys, grid
Jog keys align hoop to needle start position
Design embroidery information - skipping and color overview, remaining embroidery time in minutes, number of colors/parts, design size, trace key, stitch counter
Hoops – 2 hoops with templates included
Two convenient storage areas accommodate presser feet, bobbins, needles, quilt guide, screwdriver, screw key, scissors, spool stand, additional spool pin, spool pin felt, lint brush, seam ripper, spool holders :
Dust Cover - ideal for storing your new Elna 8600 and its accessories.