BERNINA 550 QE
The machine for the established hobbyist with a passion for quilting.
The standard package of this machine includes both the Walking Foot and the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, making it the perfect match for you as a quilter. The extensive range of available BERNINA accessories offers you the choice of expanding your creative options. Experience other sewing specialties such as heirloom, home decorating, crafting and garment sewing with the BERNINA 550 QE.
You’ll appreciate the user friendly features and simple interface. The crisp LCD displays all your settings at a glance. The built-in Sewing Consultant is ready to assist you at anytime.
BERNINA Stitch Regulator
The BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR) is designed to assist you in mastering free-motion techniques by keeping stitches consistent at variable sewing speeds. The BSR offers confidence for the beginner and additional insurance for the experienced quilter. The BSR comes standard with the B 550 Quilters Edition.
Total Stitch Control
The BERNINA 5 Series provide an exclusive level of stitch control. Whether altering the stitch length (up to 5 mm), width (up to 5.5 mm) or needle position (up to 11) or even creating custom combinations, you’ll appreciate the convenience of a machine that remembers the stitch details for you.
Extensive Stitch Library
A library of over 140 stitches are included, conveniently stored by category for a wide variety of applications. You can view and select stitches directly or use the easy-to-navigate screen. Whatever your sewing project, you’ll find the perfect stitch.
Start/Stop Button & Speed Control
Start or stop the machine with the touch of a button that is located above the needle area. The slide speed control allows the user to manage the max/min speeds of the machine, which comes in handy when mastering a new technique.
Semi-automatic Needle Threader
The practical semi-automatic needle threader lets you start sewing faster.
With the one-step automatic buttonhole function you will have consistent buttonhole length time after time.
FHS functionality (Free Hand System)
Unique to BERNINA, the Free Hand System (FHS) comes standard with the 5 Series. The FHS raises and lowers the presser foot while releasing thread tension and lowering the feed dog, leaving your hands free to guide your project.
The Quick Reverse button enables quick and easy temporary and permanent reverse sewing.
LED Sewing Light
The especially bright LED light provides optimum illumination of your work area.
The included practical extension table is simple to attach and offers ample space to hold your larger sewing projects.
Let your BERNINA keep track of the details with multiple memory functions. It remembers the changes you make to the stitches as you use them in your sewing session. It will also remember your favorite stitch settings for each stitch when saved in a long-term memory. For creative applications, you can save up to 100 stitches in a combination.
BERNINA sewing machines are known around the globe for their reliability, ease of use and outstanding quality. With an incredible assortment of accessories you can push the limit even further than you ever imagined.
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