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Janome Memorycraft 550e


Available to order via website.

Demonstration machine in store to try.

Janome’s largest stand-alone embroidery machine, the Memory Craft 550E, is a perfect companion to your sewing machine. Personalizing your projects has never been easier or faster now that you can use the new RE36b hoop that provides an embroidery field of 7.9″ x 14.2″ with magnetic clips. Your built-in embroidery library contains 180 embroidery designs, that include classic designs, floral alphabets, in-the-hoop monsters and Sashiko designs. Add in 6 fonts, and the possibilities are endless. The MC550E comes with an extra wide extension table, four embroidery hoops, the already mentioned RE36b hoop, SQ20b 7.9″ x 7.9″, RE20b 5.5″ x 7.9″ and SQ14b 5.5″ x 5.5″.

Designs are easily imported through a USB and edited through the machine’s advanced on-screen editing functions. Navigation through all of these features has become easier with the MC550E’s LCD color touchscreen.

Four hoops are included with the machine:

  • RE36b Hoop 200 x 360mm (7.9 x 14.2”)
  • RE20b Hoop 140 x 200mm (5.5 x 7.9”)
  • SQ20b Hoop 200 x 200mm (7.9 x 7.9”)
  • SQ14b Hoop 140 x 140mm (5.5 x 5.5”)

For limitless embroidery possibilities optional embroidery design software is available which can convert artwork into stitches and stitches into works of art.

The main features of the MC550e:

  • Adjustable embroidery speed 400-860SPM
  • Anti-Kink thread device
  • Auto centre for designs
  • Auto return post thread break
  • Auto thread tension control
  • Auto thread cutter (Scissors button)
  • Bobbin thread sensor
  • Built-in 180 embroidery designs, plus 6 embroidery fonts
  • Built-in memory 4MB
  • Built-in needle threader
  • Carry handle
  • Clean bobbin indicator
  • Design editing: Arching, Combine, Copy/Paste, Corner layout, Drag & Drop design position adjustment, Flip (vertical & horizontal), Grouping, Resizing 80%-120% (enlarge/ reduce 1% increments), Rotate (45 degrees and 1 degree increments, Zoom (In/out)
  • Design time and stitch counter indicator
  • Embroidery Editor CD-ROM
  • Embroidery format: There are 5 file attributes: .JEF, .JEF+, .JPX, .JPX (AcuFil Format), .DST (Tajima Embroidery Format).
  • Embroidery tracing & basting facility
  • Flexible stitch travelling (By units 1, 10. 100)
  • Large full colour LCD display screen H135mm x W80mm (5”)
  • LED lights x 5 (3 areas)
  • Maximum embroidery area 200 x 360mm (7.9 x 14.2inches)
  • Maximum stitches per design 200,000
  • Maximum workspace W303.5 x H120mm (W11.9 x H4.7”)
  • Monogramming 2 & 3 letter plus border & normal sew designs
  • 14 Languages
  • Programmable jump thread trimming
  • Resume mode
  • Soft cover
  • Branded thread options
  • Time indicator
  • Upper thread sensor
  • USB Memory Key x 1
  • Worldwide voltage
  • Weight – 11.6k