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Janome MB 4 Multi-Needle Embroidery Machine

Janome MB-4(In Store Only Machine ~ Please call for more info)

“World’s First” Home-Use Four-Needle Embroidery Machine

We’ve taken everything you love about Janome embroidery and quadrupled the capacity! With our four needle machine, you can set up your embroidery and move on to other projects while the MB-4 gets it done. The MB-4 is built to work with most embroidery formats, including those used by industry professionals. It is compatible with six industry-standard Tajima hoops, as well as the four available Janome hoops to further expand your creative opportunities.


Backlit LCD screen
Auto thread cutter
USB memory key compatible
ATA PC card port and USB port (Host) on RCS; USB port on MB-4
Compatible with Janome software
Embroidery speed up to 800spm
Built-in designs: 50
Fonts: 10
Monogramming: 2 & 3 letter
Expanded built-in memory
Change colors to favorite thread: Janome, Robison-Anton, Madeira, Mettler
Drag & Drop editing for easy placement
Embroidery design resize 80% – 120% by 1%
Rotate in 1 and 90 degree increments (clockwise / counter clockwise)
Flip vertically and horizontally
Standard hoops:
M1: 9.46″ x 7.88″ (240mm x 200mm)
M2: 5″ x 4.3″ (126mm x 110mm)
M3: 50mm x 50mm
Embroidery area tracing
MY SET screen controls for contrast, in/cm, designation, and other customization
Zoom in and out
Multi-language selection
Stitch-out time indicator
Stitch counter
Upper thread and presser foot sensors
Manual thread tension control
Ball bearing precision


Single Head 4-Needle Embroidery Machine
DB Rotary Hook (Full Rotary)
Number of Needles: 4
Type of Needles: DBxK5Q1NY #11
Cylinder Shape of Bed
Skeleton (Clam Shell) Body Construction
Machine Size: W365 x H640/(440*) x D520 mm
Bed Width: W299 x H130 mm
Machine Weight: 20.5 kg
Packing Size: W450 x H620 x D660 mm (*1)
Gross Weight (incl. Packing): 29 kgs (*1)
DC Motor
Max. Speed: 800 spm
Low Range Speed: Up to 400 spm
Bobbin Winding Speed: 2,000 rpm
Machine Control: By RCS (option) or Sub-Control Panel
Sub-Control Panel: LCD with Back-Light (H12xW63mm)
Mode Key (*2)
OK Key
4 Jog-Keys
Forward/Reverse Stitch Keys
Lay-in Thread Tension (Manual Adjustment)
Independent Bobbin Winding (with Independent Start Button)
Built-in Auto Thread Cutter (needle & bobbin threads)
Upper Thread Holder Spring on the Face Plate
Thread Cutter for Bobbin Winding
Direct PC-Link
Embroidery Format Compatibility: .jef+/.jef (Janome) & .dst (Tajima)
Resumption Setting/My Set (with RCS)
3 Hoops
White LED x 2 Sewing Lamp
Start/Stop Key (on RCS and Sub-Control Panel)
Manual Thread Cutting Key
Upper thread Breakage Sensor
Spool Stand (incl. 1 for Bobbin Thread & 4 Additional Spools)

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