MACHINE MODEL OF THE MONTH: JANOME HD9 PROFESSIONAL, NEW HD Roller foot featured here earlier this month, Saturday Sewing Holiday Projects #4: Reusable Christmas Cracker, Janome HQ’s Instagram LIVE TODAY, WEDNESDAY 1pm EST, Speed Slider (which goes up to an amazing 1600 stitches per minute! Yes, the machine will do piecing and quilting with feed dogs up, Free motion quilting is done with the darning or free motion foot and the darning plate over the feed dogs. They have loads of info and chat on there about this machine. We don’t sell stitch regulators as add-ons to our machines. . I've been really happy with my decision. Hi Paula. A year ago I was looking at purchasing either a Janome HD9 or Juki TL-18QVP. Sign-up for our email list to receive store news, special offers, and coupons. The HD9 specializes in heavy duty straight stitching and has the unique heavy/thicker threading system which the MC9400 does not have. With sewing speeds up to 1,600 stitches per minute, serious sewists can experience efficiency like never before and with sturdy construction including eight enclosed ball bearings in the main shaft of the machine you will experience the quiet and smooth sewing that Janome is known for. They are quite similar machines and now that I've used my Juki for a year I'd love to try a HD9, just to see the differences. Hope that answers your queries. Member since 3/17/14 Posts: 688. The HD9 replaces the 1600P which we have had on our Jnaome line for many years. Fast speeds and smart design make the HD9 Professional the perfect machine for sewing and quilting! From beginner to artisan; sharing what we love about Janome sewing machines for sewing, creating and quilting. In the Beautiful Pocono Mountains Can this machine use the same one? On this Machine of the month post, you will find a list of all the features of this machine so you will be able to compare with the now discontinued 1600P. The lift height is 1/2 inch when you raise the foot all the way up. Gittje. They are quite similar machines and now that I've used my Juki for a year I'd love to try a HD9… The needle plate is graduated and the foot is narrow, 4. Our Downtown Stroudsburg physical location has re-opened for in-store purchases as of Monday, June 29th. hi, thank you for your review. The Janome HD9 works like a dream – “like a hot knife through butter” is how I and others describe it! High-speed straight stitch only machine, up to 1,600 SPM, up to 11lbs of presser foot pressure, highly responsive foot control, Janome HD9 Professional V1 Extension Tables, Sergers / Cover Stitch / Specialty Machines, Sergers, Cover Stitch, and Specialty Machines, Sewing, Embroidery, Quilting, & Serging Thread. Hi, Would it be worth it for me to upgrade? Posted on: 4/6/19 9:01 AM . I couldn't find a HD9 to look at and ended up purchasing the TL-18QVP ($1200). You’ll find everything you need to make projects quick and easy. Back to Machine Sales & Info. 10-5 pm tuesday -saturday. Enter your email address to follow Janome Life and receive notifications of new posts by email. Hi Susan, I couldn't find a HD9 to look at and ended up purchasing the TL-18QVP ($1200). Stitching ability on both is excellent and capacity of the motors is very similar. A year ago I was looking at purchasing either a Janome HD9 or Juki TL-18QVP. The HL x 5 needle is specially designed for sewing at high speed stitching. This can sew effortlessly through multiple layers of leather, vinyl. ), Independent Bobbin Winder (how cool is this? I already have the 9400, so it doesn’t look like the HD9 will be better for heavy projects. So I guess it depends what heavy duty sewing you might be doing. Variable adjustment for the single-gauge thread. Originally Published on Vie Janome March 6 & 9, 2019 By Celine Ross. Belgium Skill: Beginner. 6. Both the HD9 and 1600P are straight stitch only models while your HD3000 is a great heavy duty model which also offers some utility stitches. 354.99. Also See for Janome HD9. Limited Time Sale! Streamlined Design The seamless, heavy-duty, powder-coated, all-metal flatbed of the HD9 offers an uninterrupted, large bed area of 12.25 inches (311mm) x 7" (178mm) to accomodate even the largest … The top of the needle is round, the eye is sideways and the threader is integrated. Visit the authorized Janome dealer in your local area to test this superb and robust Janome HD-9! The description for the HD9 indicates it has an ‘extra high’ foot lift? Parts & Accessories closed sunday and monday 325 wortley rd, london, on, n6c 3r8 519.601.5325 Thank you for your time. Have you tried sewing genuine leather with this janome HD9? When I put the HD9 through its paces when it first arrived, I used all the buttons on the machine: The machine comes with all the necessary tools to start your first project. As soon as we have had time to put this foot through its paces, we will share the goods with you. open – hours. The Automatic Thread Cutter is one of these features. 1 like. The HD-9  sews straight stitches only but there are several accessories to perform different precise techniques with straight stitching. Translated and edited by Anne and Liz. And Liz has a lovely laptop tote (thick wool felt, vinyl and cork) sewed exclusively on the Janome HD9 to share with you next week ….. so do stay tuned! 2. Related Manuals for Janome HD9. To enable Javascript, click here for instructions for your web browser. Product Features: The Janome HD9 Professional is high speed straight stitch-only machine that features speeds 800-1,600 SPM, Industrial pretension threading, Built-in needle threader, Memorized needle … Thanks Liz. Javascript is required to use some parts of this website. I just recently bought the HD3000 and really like it, it goes through many layers, just as I wanted. open – hours. How much more HD is the stitching ability of the HD9 compared to the 9400? The main thing that makes HD9 heavy is the Heavy Weight Thread Guide that allows the HD9 to use much heavier threads that are necessary to sew heavier fabrics. Stabilizes the tension of the thread when sewing through thick fabrics such as leather, cork, upholstery, outdoor fabrics and other heavy fabrics or materials. And we have several educators and artisans currently working with the NEW HD Roller foot featured here earlier this month. Janome White Extension Table. Is this machine a good upgrade for the 1600P and how about “machine quilting”. You are invited to visit our French blog for Janome Canada. Janome HD9 Service Manual 30 pages. Two different threads: for regular threads and for heavier weight threads. Thank you! Wind more bobbins without having to unthread the machine! I've been really happy with my decision. 83.99. . Why does this machine not come with an extension table and some quilting accessories as did the 1600 model? You'll find everything you need to complete projects quickly and easily. The main differences would be: better LED lighting; a dual system of threading: one for regular thread and the other for thicker, heavier thread for applications like sewing upholstery, leather, vinyl etc. Creates the perfect narrowing of a sewing point without having to adjust the tension when using heavier weight threads. I am very new at it but you can get a stitch regulator for the 1600P. In the Beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania since 1979. 104.99. I tested threads ranging from 60 to 30   – on thin and very heavy fabrics…. Hi Lea, Limited Quantity! There is also a facebook group specifically for the HD9 which you may like to investigate. Am currently enquiring about technical info in order to answer your query. closed sunday and monday 325 wortley rd, london, on, n6c 3r8 519.601.5325 Hi Jan, 259.99. of Pennsylvania Since 1979. 5. Actually the 1600P, like the HD9, has an extension table and accessories that were optional extra’s. Ed: Now that Celine has completed her testing phase with this machine, she says she is working on a genuine leather bag ……coming soon we hope. Filter Janome HD9 Professional V1 Extension Tables. It also has new Janome professional series styling with impressive platinum colour. The Janome HD9 is an upgrade from the 1600P in that the lighting is brighter, the bobbin is larger and there is a dual threading system: one path is for regular threads and the other is for thicker threads so that you can sew pefectly on thicker fabrics like upholstery fabrics, leather, vinyl, denim and more.