Skyline S6

At a glance…

  • Premium Sewing
  • Workspace 210mm/8.3″
  • Sewing speed 1,000SPM
  • AcuFeed System
  • 10.8Kg

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The Skyline S6 comes with 196 built-in stitches, including 10 one-step buttonholes and 1 font (4 alphabets).  All sewists will enjoy the AcuFeed™ Flex Layered Fabric Feeding System and sewing speed up to 1,000 stitches per minute.  There are 6 LED lights in 3 locations, automatic thread cutter, superior needle threader, 9mm decorative stitches and 7 levels of foot pressure.  The LCD screen has 8 direct stitch selection keys with your commonly used everyday stitches plus easy access to functions – stitch elongation, twin needle setting, mirror image, stitch startover, machine lock and the set menu. Inside the machine lid is the stitch chart with stitches placed together for their functionality – buttonholes, satin stitches, quilting stitches, decorative stitches, alphabets, etc.  For something different, we packaged Blue Janome bobbins with this model. All features on this model have been created with the sewist in mind; sit, sew and enjoy.

Instructional Video CLICK HERE

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PRODUCT INFORMATION

Additional information

Work Space

210mm (8.3") x 120mm (4.7")

Sewing Speed

up to 1000 stitches per minute

Pivot Function

No

Easy Change Needle Plate

Yes

Machine Screen 

LCD with backlight

Built-in Stitches

196

Stitch Width

9mm

Buttonholes

10

Stitch Tapering Function

No

Needle Positions

91

Presser Foot Lift Button

No

Foot Pressure

Yes, dial 7 levels

Needle Threader

Yes, superior

Upper Feed Device

AcuFeed System (twin type, single available as optional)

Lighting

6 white LED lights

Machine Ports

Remote thread cutter jack

Standard Sewing Feet

11

Extra Wide Table

Optional

Built-in Memory

No

Machine Size

W504 x H316 x D236mm

Weight

10.8Kg

Free Arm Length

100mm from needle

Embossed Measures

Yes, on the sewing bed 

Quick Reference Stitch Chart

in lid of machine

Stitch Length

up to 5mm

Speed Control Slide

Yes

Stitch Elongation

Yes x5  

Favourite Stitch

No

Mirror Image Stitches

Yes

Startover

Yes, stitch will reset back to the beginning. 

Bobbin Winder

Yes

Set Menu

personalise your machine functions via the Set Menu 

Fonts in Normal Sew

1 font (Block with 4 alphabets)

AcuFeed Balance Dial

Yes, when AcuFeed engaged allows you to adjust feed if the fabric is puckering on top or below 

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 in front of the sewing foot

Thread Cutter

automatic programmable thread cutter; cuts top & bobbin thread at the same time, pulling top thread to underside

New Style Thread Guide

This guide is located above the needle, designed for easier threading

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

you can set this function, needle can remain in down position in fabric when stop sewing or in up position

Auto Lock-off Stitch button

locks off your stitching at the push of button

Lock Button

a safety function which locks the machine, should be activated when threading, changing the needle  or changing sewing foot

Reverse Button

Yes

Magnifier

Optional, set of 3 AcuView magnifiers™ (1.2, 1.4, 1.6 lens) 

Adjustable Knee Lifter

raises/lowers the sewing foot 

Upper Thread Sensor

No

Bobbin Thread Sensor

No

Software

No

Storage

large accessory box gives you front & under the free arm storage 

Carry Handle

long handle slots neatly around the top of machine 

Janome Accessory Carrying Case

No, optional   

Foot Control

Yes

Internal Frame

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

Description

Description

The Skyline S6 comes with 196 built-in stitches, including 10 one-step buttonholes and 1 font (4 alphabets).  All sewists will enjoy the AcuFeed™ Flex Layered Fabric Feeding System and sewing speed up to 1,000 stitches per minute.  There are 6 LED lights in 3 locations, automatic thread cutter, superior needle threader, 9mm decorative stitches and 7 levels of foot pressure.  The LCD screen has 8 direct stitch selection keys with your commonly used everyday stitches plus easy access to functions – stitch elongation, twin needle setting, mirror image, stitch startover, machine lock and the set menu. Inside the machine lid is the stitch chart with stitches placed together for their functionality – buttonholes, satin stitches, quilting stitches, decorative stitches, alphabets, etc.  For something different, we packaged Blue Janome bobbins with this model. All features on this model have been created with the sewist in mind; sit, sew and enjoy.

Instructional Video CLICK HERE

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STANDARD ACCESSORIES

STANDARD ACCESSORIES

·         Zigzag Foot A
·         Rolled Hem Foot D
·         Zipper Foot E
·         Satin Stitch Foot F
·         Blind Hemming Foot G
·         Overedge Foot M
·         1/4˝ Seam Foot O
·         Darning Foot PD-H
·         Automatic Buttonhole Foot R
·         Stabilizer Plate for B/hole Ft
·         Button Sewing Foot T
·         AcuFeed Holder (twin)
·         AcuFeed Foot AD (twin)
·         Straight Stitch Needle Plate
·         Janome Blue Plastic Bobbins x 5
·         Needle Set
·         Additional Spool Pin
·         Screwdriver (lge)
·         Lint Brush
·         Seam Ripper
·         Quilting Guide Bar
·         Spool Holder (large) x 2
·         Spool Holder (small) x 2
·         Spool Holder (special) x 2
·         Scissors (Blue handle)
·         Touch Panel Stylus
·         Foot Control
·         Adjustable Knee Lifter
·         Power Cable
·         Instruction Book
·         Instructional Video (see Video link above on this page)
·         Semi-hard Fabric Machine Cover

OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES

OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES

Part Number Description
202086002 Applique Foot AP
202082008 Buttonhole Foot B
202083009 Straight Stitch Foot ST
859813000 Open-toe Satin Stitch Foot F2
202084000 Border Guide Foot FB
202085001 Cording Foot H
202088004 Piping Foot I
202081007 Rolled Hem Foot (4mm) D2
202080006 Rolled Hem Foot (6mm) D1
202087003 Ditch Quilting Foot S
202089005 Clear View Quilting Foot and Guide Set OV
202314002 Darning Foot Open-toe
202146001 Convertible FMQ Foot Set (H/S)
202090009 Ribbon/Sequin Foot RS
202096005 Gathering Foot V
202094003 Pintucking Foot (narrow) N2
202093002 Pintucking Foot (wide) N1
202097006 Beading Foot (narrow groove) L1
202098007 Beading Foot (wide groove) L2
202144009 Concealed Zipper Foot Z
202095004 Ruffler RF
202091000 Ultra Glide Foot U
202099008 Binder Foot W
202100003 Edge Guide Foot SE
202110006 Free-Motion Couching Foot Set FMC
202102005 AcuFeed Straight Stitch Foot STD (Twin)
202103006 AcuFeed Ditch Quilting Foot (Twin) SD
202125004 AcuFeed 1/4 Inch Quilt Piecing Foot OD (Twin)
202149004 AcuFeed Open-toe Foot UD (Twin)
859833006 AcuFeed Holder (Single)
859835101 AcuFeed Foot VD (Single)
859838001 AcuFeed Zipper Foot ED (Single)
202135007 Circular Sewing Attachment
200444408 Ribbon Sewing Guide (wide)
202201005 Ultra Glide Needle Plate & Ultra Glide Foot U
202199009 Large Buttonhole Foot & Stabilizer Plate LR
202213000 Pintucking Cord Guides for easy set bobbin models
202211008 Quilt Binder Set (easy set bobbin compatible) W1
202293004 Sliding Guide Foot SG
202310008 Taping Guide Foot TG
200445007 Bobbin Case for Free Motion Quilting
858418008 Remote Thread Cutting Switch Unit
863406009 Accessory Case (zip-up with internal removable tiers)
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
200130002 Optic Magnifiers with 1.2x  1.4x  1.6x Lenses BP
859429005 Spool Stand (2 threads)
859430009 Spool Stand (5 threads)
202010027 Plastic Bobbins x 10 BP
202010038 Plastic Bobbins x 5 BP
494710003 Universal Table Stand excl. plate
494407107 Plate F for universal table stand
494709009 Universal side table stand (no hole)
863414000 Extra Wide Table