The Janome Sewist 740DC is a really easy to use, fully computerised sewing machine that is packed with so many powerful features.
This machine has 40 stitches, for a variety of applications. Direct stitch selection is available for 20 stitches and 20 are pictured on the easy access slide out stitch chart. When a stitch is selected the LCD screen shows, the selected stitch, recommended foot, default stitch width and length, which you can change to suit your requirements. The Sewist 740DC also offers a choice of 3 styles of one-step buttonholes.
Special features include pattern elongation of up to 5 times normal length; easy set bobbin system; auto bobbin winder system no need to unthread the machine; built-in needle threader; needle up/down button; and an auto-lock stitch feature for precision locking off of stitches and patterns. The start/stop button allows you to sew without a foot control.
The Sewist 740DC also has a hard machine cover.
|Work Space||170mm (6.7″) x 110mm (4.3″)|
|Sewing Speed||up to 820 stitches per minute|
|Machine Screen||LCD screen with backlight|
|Presser Foot Lift Button||No|
|Foot Pressure||Yes, 6 levels|
|Standard Sewing Feet||7|
|Extra Wide Table||No, optional|
|Machine Size||W406 x H302 x D177mm|
|Free Arm Length||90mm from needle|
|Quick Reference Stitch Chart||Yes, including 20 direct stitch selection|
|Stitch Length||up to 5mm|
|Speed Control Slide||Yes|
|Mirror Image Stitches||No|
|Fonts in Normal Sew||No|
|Superior Plus Feed System||7 piece feed dog; no more fabric slipping, puckering and shifting|
|Needle Plate||has patented needle plate markings for precision sewing with needle drop position, angle marks and sewing guides.|
|Thread Cutter||Yes, manual cutter on the face plate|
|Stop/Start Button||can sew without foot control. Hold button when start sewing & machine sews slow, same at end of sewing press & hold button & machine will sew slow|
|Needle Up/Down Function||Yes|
|Auto Lock-off Stitch button||locks off your stitching at the push of button|
|Upper Thread Sensor||No|
|Bobbin Thread Sensor||No|
|Carry Handle||short handle folds neatly at the top of machine|
|Internal Frame||rigid die-cast aluminium frame for stable sewing at high speeds|