Juki TL98Q POPULAR Long Arm Sewing & Quilting Machine
The Juki TL-98Q Popular single needle, lock stitch sewing machine is ideal for straight stitching and quilting. It is also perfect for tailoring, dressmaking and home decor items. It comes with an extension table, darning / embroidery foot (also called "free motion" foot), 1/4 inch seam foot, a rolled hem foot, a zipper foot and a walking foot! As a bonus, we also include 20 extra bobbins free, 100 Organ sewing needles, and a $50 gift certificate.
The TL-98Q is a high-quality sewing and quilting machine designed to replace the TL-98E. The TL-98Q is a portable, lightweight sewing machine that is easy to transport. The arm and bed of the TL-98Q are constructed of die cast aluminum to ensure industrial quality sewing. The larger work area enables maneuverability of large materials. An auxiliary table extends the work area to 23 inches to allow for even larger projects.
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Purchased this machine when it first came on the market. I have been sewing everything on this machine including quilts with absolutely no issues at all. I started teaching my granddaughters how to sew this summer and contiplated bringing out my older machine for the sake of ease and simplicity but decided that the JUKI wouldn't overwelm them. I was right! My ten year granddaughter even threads the machine and fills the bobbins. She loves this machine. I promised to purchase her first sewing machine and now I have to figure out how to "sell her" on a machine that's not too expensive. I might have to purchase anther one just for her.
Kathleen, Coral Springs, Fl
Jul 23, 2010
Automatic Thread Trimmer
The TL98Q has an automatic thread trimmer device that simulaneously trims the needle and bobbin threads at the sewing end. A light press of the push-button is all it takes. It uses the thread trimming mechanism.
Even Feed Foot
The even feed foot has a reliable feed. This ensures beautiful seams when sewing difficult-to-feed fabrics such as georgette and velvets. It works well with heavy weight materials such as leather.
Sew Heavy Weight Materials with Ease
The speed control mechanism is operated by microcomputer for precise sewing. It allows stitching at low speeds. This provides for accurate feed and perfect stitching when sewing heavy weight fabric, quilting and multiple layers of materials.
Predetermined Needle Stop Position
When you stop sewing, the machine comes to an accurate stop with the needle down. To move the needle up or down as desired, simply press the needle up/down button.
Two Types of Quilting Foot / Drop Feed
The quilting feet are designed for free motion quilting and free-hand embroidery. The feed dog can be raised and lowered simply by pressing a switch. When quilting, the drop feed allows you to sew curved stitches with ease.
Knee Lifter Lever
The knee lifter lever allows you to lift / lower the presser foot without using your hands. The presser foot can be raised as high as 12mm.
Foot Pedal for Thread Trimming
Just like an industrial sewing machine, the thread trimmer can be activated with the foot pedal switch. It greatly increases sewing efficiency.
Automatic Needle Threader
The push lever automatic needle threader threads the needle with ease and without eyestrain. You can start sewing quickly.
Thread Tension Scale
The machine is provided with the thread tension scale. Adjust the tension to match the thread and material used.
Easy Bobbin Replacement
A new bobbin case latch and an enlarged bobbin case area make it easier to remove and replace the bobbin.
Adjustment of Presser Foot Pressure
Presser foot pressure can be adjusted by turning a regulator located on the top of the machine.
Zipper Attaching Foot
Even Feet Foot
1/5 Quilting Foot
1/4 Quilting Foot
Compensating Presser Foot
- Automatic bobbin winder
- High sewing speeds up to 1,500 spm
- Basic sewing functions operated by foot pedal
- Supplied with HA-type needles
- Arm and bed of TL98Q is contructed of aluminum die-casting
- Large work area. Wider handling area than conventional sewing machines
- Longer arm and sewing bed for easy handling of quilts
- Light weight and portable
- Needle pack
- Spool cap
- Straight stitch foot
- Foot control w/ thread trimmer
- Knee lever
- Lint brush
- Small screwdriver
- Power cord
- Extension table (see product image)
- Instruction manual
- Sewing Speed
- Maximum 1,500 s.p.m
- Stitch Length
- Maximum 6mm
- Lift of the Presser Foot
- By Lever, Maximum 9mm
- By Knee Lifter, Maximum 12mm
- HAx1 (130/705H) #7-#18
- HLx5 #9-#16
- 452 mm Wide
- 350 mm high
- 219 mm deep
- Weight (Machine only)
- 11.5 kg
- Rated Voltage / Power Consumption
- 120V / 1.4A, 100W
- Power Consumption of the Lamp
- 12V, 3W
- Auxiliary Table (Dimensions)
- 590 x 277 (mm)
- Horizontal-axis Full-rotary Hook