Sewing Head Features
Floating Horizontal Wheels
On-demand Automatic Stitch Regulator
Handcrafted from aircraft grade aluminum
Super-quiet enclosed DC motor
Self-Lubricating Bushings - The amount of oil required to care for an APQS machine is a fraction of what other quilting machines need, making maintenance simple and easy.
Precision timing by Synchronous Belt Drive
Adjustment-Free Quilt Take-up Roller- The elevated roller means you never have to raise it as the bulk of the quilt grows. And the leveler bar in front keeps your quilt surface level.
Two Bobbin Options
Low Bobbin Indicator - Know when it's time to change your bobbin to avoid running out of thread in the middle of your quilting design.
Top Thread Break Sensor - You'll be alerted if the top thread breaks so you can quickly get back to quilting.
Single Thread Disk Tensioner - Having only one place to set tension means our machines can run a wide range of even the most finicky threads, opening up your creative options.
Standard APQS Interchangeable Hopping Foot - Lets you customize your machine's feet based on the kind of quilting you do.
Fully adjustable Ergonomically Designed Handles eliminate carpal tunnel injuries and provide for maximum visibility.
Two-stage Automatic Needle Positioner - Single-stitch button, two position - Whether you like to tack your starting/ending stitches or knot & bury, you can control it all with the touch of a button.
Lower Thread Cutter, an APQS exclusive.
Built-in Laser Light with front and rear post.
Electronic channel Locks for both horizontal and vertical straight-line quilting at the touch of a button.
Stand alone APQS Turbo bobbin winder - Consistently wound bobbins are the key to consistent tension.
Free one-day beginner class, online training videos and start-up supply kit.
Quilt PathTM Computerized Quilting System
Power fabric advance with foot pedal control - Eliminate the chance of pleats and puckers on the back of your quilt by automatically rolling your quilt sandwich forward with even tension - all with the touch of a button.
Bliss Drive System - Bliss uses a ball bearing technology to guide the machine on the table and gives you phenomenal control with minimal effort.
Quilt Glide - A secondary form of stitch regulation that allows you to maintain a high level of control while doing small filler and background designs.
Overhead Lighting - A bright workspace gives you the best possible visibility to set tension and see your stitching lines.
Hydraulic table lift - Adjust the height of the table with the touch of a button.
In-home set-up by factory certified technician
Every complete quilting system comes with machine, table, canvas covered rollers, patterns, thread, bobbins, needles, industrial bobbin winding machine, simple easy-to-follow assembly instructions, basic training video and manual on CD.
Assembly is simple and should only take a couple of hours. If help is needed our technicians are standing by on the phone or we offer professional in home/business setup.
To Order: Call 352-397-4959 or e-mail: Patty@Katydids.net