Sewist 740DC

At a glance…

  • Sewing speed 820 SPM
  • 40 stitches
  • Easy set bobbin
  • Weight 5.9Kg

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The Janome Sewist 740DC is a really easy to use, fully computerised sewing machine that is packed with so many powerful features.

This machine has 40 stitches, for a variety of applications.  Direct stitch selection is available for 20 stitches and 20 are pictured on the easy access slide out stitch chart.  When a stitch is selected the LCD screen shows, the selected stitch, recommended foot, default stitch width and length, which you can change to suit your requirements. The Sewist 740DC also offers a choice of 3 styles of one-step buttonholes.

Special features include pattern elongation of up to 5 times normal length; easy set bobbin system; auto bobbin winder system no need to unthread the machine; built-in needle threader; needle up/down button; and an auto-lock stitch feature for precision locking off of stitches and patterns. The start/stop button allows you to sew without a foot control.

The Sewist 740DC also has a hard machine cover.

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  • PRODUCT INFORMATION
  • Description
  • STANDARD ACCESSORIES
  • OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES

Additional information

Work Space

170mm (6.7") x 110mm (4.3")

Sewing Speed

up to 820 stitches per minute

Machine Screen 

LCD screen with backlight

Built-in Stitches

40

Stitch Width

7mm

Buttonholes

3

Needle Positions

Various

Presser Foot Lift Button

No

Foot Pressure

Yes, 6 levels

Needle Threader

Yes

Lighting

LED light

Standard Sewing Feet

7

Extra Wide Table

No, optional

Built-in Memory

No

Machine Size

W406 x H302 x D177mm

Weight

5.9Kg

Free Arm Length

90mm from needle

Quick Reference Stitch Chart

Yes, including 20 direct stitch selection

Stitch Length

up to 5mm

Speed Control Slide

Yes

Stitch Elongation

Yes

Mirror Image Stitches

No

Bobbin Winder

Yes

Fonts in Normal Sew

No

Drop Feed

Yes

Superior Plus Feed System

7 piece feed dog; no more fabric slipping, puckering and shifting 

Needle Plate

has patented needle plate markings for precision sewing with needle drop position, angle marks and sewing guides.

Thread Cutter

Yes, manual cutter on the face plate

Stop/Start Button

can sew without foot control. Hold button when start sewing & machine sews slow, same at end of sewing press & hold button & machine will sew slow

Needle Up/Down Function

Yes

Auto Lock-off Stitch button

locks off your stitching at the push of button

Reverse Button

Yes

Magnifier

Optional

Upper Thread Sensor

No

Bobbin Thread Sensor

No

Storage

accessory box 

Carry Handle

short handle folds neatly at the top of machine 

Foot Control

Yes

Internal Frame

rigid die-cast aluminium frame for stable sewing at high speeds

Description

The Janome Sewist 740DC is a really easy to use, fully computerised sewing machine that is packed with so many powerful features.

This machine has 40 stitches, for a variety of applications.  Direct stitch selection is available for 20 stitches and 20 are pictured on the easy access slide out stitch chart.  When a stitch is selected the LCD screen shows, the selected stitch, recommended foot, default stitch width and length, which you can change to suit your requirements. The Sewist 740DC also offers a choice of 3 styles of one-step buttonholes.

Special features include pattern elongation of up to 5 times normal length; easy set bobbin system; auto bobbin winder system no need to unthread the machine; built-in needle threader; needle up/down button; and an auto-lock stitch feature for precision locking off of stitches and patterns. The start/stop button allows you to sew without a foot control.

The Sewist 740DC also has a hard machine cover.

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·         Zigzag Foot A
·         Overedge Foot C
·         Zipper Foot E
·         Satin Stitch Foot F
·         Blind Hemming Foot G
·         Overedge Foot M
·         Automatic Buttonhole Foot R
·         Janome Plastic Bobbins x 4
·         Needle Set
·         Additional Spool Pin
·         Screwdriver
·         Lint Brush
·         Seam Ripper
·         Spool Holder (large) x 2
·         Spool Holder (small) x 2
·         Foot Control
·         Power Cable
·         Instruction Book
·         Instructional Video DVD
·         Hard Machine Cover

Part Number Description
820815002 Applique Foot F
200321006 Beading Foot (set of 2) up to 4mm beads
200313005 Binder Foot
820817015 Adjustable Blind Hem Foot
200434003 Border Guide Foot
200136002 Button Sewing Foot T
202135007 Circular Sewing Attachment
200345006 Cording Foot
200337005 Open-toe Darning Foot
200325000 Darning Foot
202001003 Convertible Free Motion Foot Set
200341002 Ditch Quilting Foot
200449001 Clear View Quilting Foot & Guide Set
200309008 Even Feed Foot with guide
200338005 Open-toe Even Feed Foot with guide
214518005 Ditch Quilting Guide & Adjustable Quilting Guide for even feed ft with guide
214516003 Convertible Even Feed Foot Set
200016108 Fringe Foot
200315007 Gathering Foot
820809014 Hemming Foot D (2mm)
200326001 Hemming Foot Set (4mm & 6mm)
200317009 Pin Tuck Foot Set (7 & 5 groove)
202213000 Pintucking Cord Guides for easy set bobbin models
200314006 Piping Foot
200332000 Ribbon/Sequin Foot
200316008 Roller Foot
943100000 Ruffler
200137003 Open-toe Satin Stitch Foot F2
202218005 Sliding Guide Foot
200331009 Straight Stitch Foot
200329004 Ultra Guide Foot
801426003 Tricot Foot
200333001 Concealed Zipper Foot
200334002 Adjustable Narrow Zipper Foot (L/C/R)
820811008 Invisible Zipper Foot (wide)
202311009 Taping Guide Foot
990109000 Needle Size 9 (15×1) Sharp
990111000 Needle Size 11 (15×1) Sharp
990112000 Needle Size 12 (15×1) Sharp
990114000 Needle Size 14 (15×1) Sharp
990116000 Needle Size 16 (15×1) Sharp
990118000 Needle Size 18 (15×1) Sharp
990100000 Needle Mixed (15×1) Sharp
202122001 Purple Tip Needles #14 BP
200346007 Blue Tip Needles #11 BP
990416000 Denim Needles #16
990500000 Top Stitch Needles #11/14
990600000 Leather Needles #11/14/16
820828008 Twin Needle (2mm) sharp
202010027 Plastic Bobbins x 10 BP
202010038 Plastic Bobbins x 5 BP
808401003 Extra Wide Table