baby lock altair
Altair
Altair
Altair
Altair
Altair
Altair
Altair

Altair

Vendor
Baby Lock
Regular price
$10,999.00
Sale price
$10,999.00
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“Send your creativity into a new galaxy with the Baby Lock Altair. It makes realizing your sewing and embroidery projects a reality thanks to IQ Technology™ that allows you to wirelessly transfer images to your machine from your smart device using the IQ Intuition™ Positioning App for perfect design placement in the hoop or design creation in IQ™ Designer”. - Baby Lock 

Technology Features

• WXGA,IPS Color LCD Touch Screen
  * Shows 16,777,216 colors
  * Measures 10.1" diagonally
  * Displays Clock and Date
• Use IQ Intuition Positioning app to:
  * Precisely place embroidery designs
  * Transmit images to create designs in IQ Designer
• Mpeg-4 movie/video play function
  * Video display size 6.2" diagonally
  * Exclusive 1GB Memory Storage for video
• IQ Designer
  * Image on the LCD screen can be magnified up to 800%
  * Will automatically create an embroidery pattern from a
JPEG image
  * Drawing area is 3-3/4" x 5-11/16" (96mm x 145mm)
  * 90 Preloaded open, closed and region shapes
  * Able to select different line colors and fill colors
  * 6 Different stitch patterns: running, bean, satin, no outline, chainstitch, and candlewicking
  * 18 Different fill patterns: regular fill, no fill, stipple inside or around a shape, and 15 decorative pattern fills
  * Duplicate and paste editing preloaded shapes
  * Adjust line, fill and stippling width, length and density properties
  * Undersewing options
  * Outline stamp shape creation for Trapunto techniques
• Guide Beam and Needle Beam for precision alignment of stitches- Class 1 Laser Product (IEC60825-1:2007)
• Color Visualizer with pinnable color selections and favorites
• Enhanced Stadium Lighting for 50% brighter true color LED lighting on the needle and work area with 5 settings
• 2 USB drives (Type A) USB 2.0 drives to connect a mouse, flash drives, hub and CD-ROM drives
• Precise tracking system on embroidery carriage
• NeverMiss™ Automatic Advanced Threading System
• Digital Dual-Feed System ensures utmost fabric control when feeding layers or difficult fabric types
• Advanced Pivoting Feature and Automatic Fabric Sensor System
• Automatic sensors
  * Thread tension control makes tension adjustments for
accurate stitches
  * Upper and lower thread sensors on/off
  * Upper and lower thread sensors to alert when threads
run out
  * On-screen hoop sensor to recommend size of hoop
• Embroidery and sewing speed up to 1,050 spm
• Resume mode
• Programmable shutoff capabilities
• Eco power mode


Embroidery Capabilities

• 494 Embroidery designs built-in including
  * 200 Baby Lock exclusives
  * 10 Floral Redwork Designs
  * 10 Border Designs
  * Font Embellishments (32 total)
  * 15 Buttonhole embroidery designs in 3 sizes (45 total)
  * 15 Buttonhole embroidery frame designs
  * 160 Large decorative stitch designs
• 140 Frame combinations
• 30 font styles including
  * Exclusive script alphabet and characters (70 total)
  * Large floral block alphabet (30 total)
  * Calligraphy alphabet and characters (81 total)
  * Large vine alphabet in two sizes (60 total)
  * Large floral alphabet in two sizes (64 total)
  * Monogram alphabet (30 total)
• Embroiders up to 14" x 9.5" (360mm x 240mm) embroidery field

• Memory capacity approximately 10MB
• Reads embroidery designs with a stitch capacity of up to 700,000
stitches per design
• WXGA, IPS Color LCD Touchscreen shows
  * Design placement using drag/drop and slide/scroll capabilities
  * Enhanced Realistic Preview
  * Design previews can be enlarged 200%
  * Needle positioning grid selections
  * Needle position image can be enlarged 200%
  * Estimated embroidery time display and stitch count
  * Needle advancement (1, 10, 100, or 1000 stitch increments or entire color)
  * Measurements displayed in inches or millimeters
  * Color separation
  * Thread color indicator
  * On-screen hoop size indicator
  * Low bobbin thread indicator
  * 300 color names
  * Screen saver customization
  * Thumbnail images viewed at 150% the normal size
• 9-Point trial check points
• Starting point key for instant alignment of characters or patterns
• Alternate bobbin case for pre-wound bobbins
• Customize embroidery pattern and thumbnail back ground
colors (66 options)
• On-screen grid
• Cuts jump stitches (with on/off capability)
• Embroider without removing the foot control

Embroidery Editing Features

• Combine embroidery designs on screen
• Character/text array function
• Character spacing
• Multi-line text with justification options
• Character insert and group edit capabilities
• 0.1°, 1°, 10°, and 90° pattern rotation
• Enhanced design enlargement (up to 200%) and reduction (down to 60%) capabilities
• Design duplication
• Multiple design selection capabilities
• Automatic appliqué
• Automatic basting
• Add stippling set distance around embroidery designs
• Mirror imaging
• Change color selections within designs
• Enhanced color sorting to optimize sewing order
• Monochrome option for embroidery designs


Advanced Sewing Features

• 771 Built-in stitches including
  * 150 Utility including 15 one-step buttonhole styles and 1
four-step custom buttonhole
  * 442 Decorative
  * 79 Decorative satin
  * 20 Satin
  * 17 Cross
  * 63 Combinable Utility stitches
• 4 Built-in alphabets
• Stitch length 0.0mm - 5.0mm
• Basting stitch length of up to 30mm
• Maximum Utility stitch width 7mm
• Utility stitch editing capabilities
• 5 Memory settings for each Utility stitch
• Decorative stitch editing capabilities
  * Edit and combine Character Decorative stitches
  * Character/Decorative stitch memory equaling 1MB
  * Satin stitch elongation
• Sew Utility and Decorative stitches while embroidery arm is attached
• Automatic drop feed on screen
• Mirror-image

• Lock key for Utility and Decorative stitches
• Reinforcement priority settings
• Lateral and diagonal feeding
• Variable needle positions
• Fully automatic built-in darning
• Twin needle settings


Convenient Sewing Features

• Larger sewing bed and workspace with 11.25" to the right of the needle
• Convenient one-touch buttons for
  * Start/Stop
  * Reverse sewing
  * Reinforcement key
  * Needle up/down
  * Thread cutter
  * Automatic presser foot lift
  * Automatic needle threading
• Sewing speed control
• Quick-Set, top-loading bobbin with sensor
• Quick-Set independent bobbin winding system with
variable speed
• Programmable 3-step needle up/down
• Automatic thread cutter (with on/off capability)
• Needle plate with scale in inches and centimeters
• Free arm
• Two accessory storage compartments

Included Accessories

• Hands-free knee lift
• Touch pen (stylus)
• 14 Snap-on presser feet
  * Digital Dual-Feed System Foot
  * Embroidery foot with LED pointer
  * General purpose zigzag
  * Blind stitch
  * Buttonhole
  * Button fitting
  * Free-motion open toe quilting
  * Free-motion quilting
  * Free-motion echo quilting
  * Monogramming
  * Overcasting
  * 1/4" Quilting foot with guide
  * Straight stitch foot
  * Zipper
• Easy-lock accessory case for presser foot storage with
interchangeable trays
• Soft canvas cover for machine with 3 storage pockets
• 2 Thread spool stand for larger cones
• Straight stitch needle plate
• Alternate bobbin case for use with pre-wound bobbins
• Bobbin center pin
• Bobbins (10)
• Embroidery Positioning Stickers (4-Sheets of 64)
• Lens calibration sheet for use with the positioning app
• Presser foot adaptor
• Seam ripper
• Twin needle
• Needle set
• Scissors
• Cleaning brush
• Eyelet punch
• Screwdrivers
• Spool caps (5)
• Spool felt and Spool nets (2)
• Embroidery needle plate cover
• Foot controller
• Bobbin covers: cord guide, plain and with seam guide marks
• Chalk pencil
• IQ IntuitionTM Positioning embroidery hoops and grids included:
  * 9.5" x 14" (240mm x 360mm)
  * 9.5" x 9.5" (240mm x 240mm)
  * 5" x 7" (130mm x 180mm)
  * 4" x 4" (100mm x 100mm)

Warranty

(25 years limited, 10 years parts, 5 years computer circuit,
5 years electrical, 1 year labor)