Sewist 740DC

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NEW Oct 2018

  • Sewing speed 820 SPM
  • 40 stitches
  • Easy set bobbin
  • Weight 5.9Kg

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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.

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  • Description
  • STANDARD ACCESSORIES
  • OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES

Additional information

Work Space

170mm (6.7") x 110mm (4.3")

Sewing Speed

up to 820 stitches per minute

Machine Screen 

LCD screen with backlight

Built-in Stitches

40

Stitch Width

7mm

Buttonholes

3

Needle Positions

Various

Presser Foot Lift Button

No

Foot Pressure

Yes, 6 levels

Needle Threader

Yes

Lighting

LED light

Standard Sewing Feet

7

Extra Wide Table

No, optional

Built-in Memory

No

Machine Size

W406 x H302 x D177mm

Weight

5.9Kg

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

Stitch Elongation

Yes

Mirror Image Stitches

No

Bobbin Winder

Yes

Fonts in Normal Sew

No

Drop Feed

Yes

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

Reverse Button

Yes

Magnifier

Optional

Upper Thread Sensor

No

Bobbin Thread Sensor

No

Storage

accessory box 

Carry Handle

short handle folds neatly at the top of machine 

Foot Control

Yes

Internal Frame

rigid die-cast aluminium frame for stable sewing at high speeds

Description

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.

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·         Zigzag Foot A
·         Overedge Foot C
·         Zipper Foot E
·         Satin Stitch Foot F
·         Blind Hemming Foot G
·         Overedge Foot M
·         Automatic Buttonhole Foot R
·         Janome Plastic Bobbins x 4
·         Needle Set
·         Additional Spool Pin
·         Screwdriver
·         Lint Brush
·         Seam Ripper
·         Spool Holder (large) x 2
·         Spool Holder (small) x 2
·         Foot Control
·         Power Cable
·         Instruction Book
·         Instructional Video DVD
·         Hard Machine Cover

Description Part Number
Applique Foot F 820815002
Beading Foot (set of 2) up to 4mm beads 200321006
Binder Foot 200313005
Adjustable Blind Hem Foot 820817015
Border Guide Foot 200434003
Button Sewing Foot T 200136002
Circular Sewing Attachment 202135007
Cording Foot 200345006
Open-toe Darning Foot 200337005
Darning Foot 200325000
Convertible Free Motion Foot Set 202001003
Ditch Quilting Foot 200341002
Clear View Quilting Foot & Guide Set 200449001
Even Feed Foot with guide 200309008
Open-toe Even Feed Foot with guide 200338005
Ditch Quilting Guide & Adjustable Quilting Guide for even feed ft with guide 214518005
Convertible Even Feed Foot Set 214516003
Fringe Foot 200016108
Gathering Foot 200315007
Hemming Foot D (2mm) 820809014
Hemming Foot Set (4mm & 6mm) 200326001
Pin Tuck Foot Set (7 & 5 groove) 200317009
Pintucking Cord Guides for easy set bobbin models 202213000
Piping Foot 200314006
Ribbon/Sequin Foot 200332000
Roller Foot 200316008
Ruffler 943100000
Open-toe Satin Stitch Foot F2 200137003
Sliding Guide Foot 202218005
Straight Stitch Foot 200331009
Ultra Guide Foot 200329004
Tricot Foot 801426003
Concealed Zipper Foot 200333001
Adjustable Narrow Zipper Foot (L/C/R) 200334002
Invisible Zipper Foot (wide) 820811008
Taping Guide Foot 202311009
Needle Size 9 (15×1) Sharp 990109000
Needle Size 11 (15×1) Sharp 990111000
Needle Size 12 (15×1) Sharp 990112000
Needle Size 14 (15×1) Sharp 990114000
Needle Size 16 (15×1) Sharp 990116000
Needle Size 18 (15×1) Sharp 990118000
Needle Mixed (15×1) Sharp 990100000
Purple Tip Needles #14 BP 202122001
Blue Tip Needles #11 BP 200346007
Denim Needles #16 990416000
Top Stitch Needles #11/14 990500000
Leather Needles #11/14/16 990600000
Twin Needle (2mm) sharp 820828008
Spool Stand (2 threads) 859429005
Spool Stand (5 threads) 859430009
Plastic Bobbins x 10 BP 202010027
Plastic Bobbins x 5 BP 202010038
Extra Wide Table 808401003