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The Continental M17

Janome is proud to introduce the Next Generation Combo machine. Combining the top features of our most decorated machines to maximize your creative potential. The largest sewing area in the industry matched with the largest embroidery space. High Definition Quilting, and the Fastest Sewing speeds, are just a few of the 100 reasons to love this new model. The dual LCD color touch screens, make stitch changes and embroidery easy and enjoyable. Introducing new features such as the Thumbwheel function means you can delicately control the needle position to finish those intricate sewing projects. 

Over 1,200 built-in embroidery designs and the largest embroidery hoop in the industry at 11.3” x 18.2” opens up a whole new world of design capabilities. Five included embroidery hoops to use with the built-in programs from monogramming, to sashiko and everything in between. Janome original features such as AcuFeed, QuiltBlockAdvisor, and Artistic Digitizer are included. Let the Continental M17 take you to the highest level of your own creative abilities. 

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Key Features
Industry First Thumbwheel by machine head to raise and lower the needle without reaching for the handwheel.
Largest Embroidery Space, Maximum embroidery size 11.3" x 18.2"
Dual Touchscreens Right Screen - LCD Full-color touchscreen 5.3” x 8.5” Middle Screen – LCD Touchscreen 3.8” x 2.1”
Workspace – 13.5” x 5.5” inches to the right of the needle
Knee Lifter included
  • Dual Touchscreens , Right Screen - LCD Full-color touchscreen 5.3” x 8.5” , Middle Screen – LCD Touchscreen 3.8” x 2.1”
  • Workspace – 13.5” x 5.5” inches to the right of the needle
  • Thumbwheel by machine head to raise and lower needle
  • Top Loading Full Rotary Hook Bobbin
  • 850 Built-in stitches, 13 buttonhole stitches, plus 3 fonts
  • A.S.R. (AcuStitch Regulator) stitch regulation included A.S.R. (Accurate Stitch Regulator) and four different feet
  • 850 Built-in stitches
  • 1,230 Built-in embroidery designs
  • 13 One-step buttonholes
  • Artistic Digitizer Jr software includes – compatible with both MacBook and PC
  • Self-opening Top Cover
  • Pop-up spool pins
  • Built-in Storage Space in the embroidery unit extension tables, top, and back of the machine
  • Maximum Sewing Speed – 1,300 SPM Straight Stitch; 1,000 SPM Zigzag Stitch
  • Automatic thread tension
  • Automatic built-in needle threader
  • Memorized needle up/down
  • Automatic presser foot lift
  • Automatic One-step needle plate lift with soft close
  • AcuFeed Flex Layered Fabric Feeding System
  • 7-piece feed dog
  • 91 needle positions
  • PC Based Programs included - Stitch Composer, QuiltBlockAdvisor, ScreenSaver Tool
  • Drop Feed
  • Variable Zig Zag for Free Motion Quilting with width adjustment for satin stitch
  • Start/stop button
  • Speed control slider
  • Locking stitch button
  • Automatic thread cutter with memory function
  • Twin needle guard
  • Easy reverse button
  • Adjustable knee lift
  • Independent bobbin winding motor at 2,000 RPM
  • Sewing application support with on-screen help
  • Nine ultra-bright LED lights in four locations
  • 1,230 Built-in embroidery designs
  • Maximum embroidery size 11.3" x 18.2"
  • Design transfer options: Wireless, USB, Direct PC connection
  • Gantry Style Embroidery Arm / Embroidery sewing speed: 400 – 1,200 spm
  • Embroidery format: .JEF, .JEF+, .JPX / Editing functions: Resize, Rotate, Flip, Zoom, Duplicate, Combine, Sewing Order, Single Color Sewing, Color Grouping, Corner Layout
  • Auto return post thread break
  • Embroidery Positioning Marker
  • Storage Compartments in Extension Tables
  • Easy Tightening Lever on Embroidery Hoops
  • 5 included hoops RE46d SQ28d RE20d SQ10d ASQ27d
  • RE46d
Standard Accessories
Model Comparison
Continental M17
Embroidery
Hook Type Top Loading Full Rotary Hook Bobbin
Thread Tension Control Automatic
Maximum Stitch Width 9mm
Feed System AcuFeed Flex
Easy Reverse Button Yes
Bobbin Winding Independent Motor
Stitch Selection Touchscreen
Dual Voltage 80v - 240v No
Cover Semi-Hard Cover
Number of Stitches 850
Number of Buttonholes 13 Sensor Buttonhole
Needle Threader Computerized
Needle Up Down Memorized
Free Arm No
Drop Feed Yes
Needle Position 91
Locking Stitch Button Yes
Twin Needle Guard No
Number of Stitch Combination
Last Stitch Recall Capability Yes
Knee Lift Yes
Machine Size W43.8xH13.9xD28.0 inches
Machine Weight Machine Only 44.25 lbs (66.8 including embroidery unit)
Work Space 13.5 inches
Extra High Presser Foot Lift Yes
Foot Pressure Adjustment Yes
Maximum Stitch Length 5mm
Other Features
Number of Designs 1230
Fonts for Monogramming 10
Maximum Embroidery Size RE46d Hoop 11.3"x18.2"
Design Transfer Options Wireless
Embroidery Sewing Speeds 1200
Embroidery Format JEF, .JEF+, .JPX
On Screen Editing Functions
Yes
Programmable Jump Thread Trimming Yes
Adjustable Speed While Embroidering Yes
Flexible Stitch Travelings
Auto Return Post Thread Break Yes
Adjustable Hoop Positioning Yes
Thread Brand Selection
Yes
Available Hoops
RE46d 11 x18.1” (280x460 mm), SQ28d 11 x 11” (280x280 mm), RE20d 5.5 x 7.9” (140 x2 00 mm), SQ10d 3.9 x 3.9”(100 x 100 mm) ASQ27d 10.6 x 10.6” (270x270 mm)
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