The HQ Avanté 18 provides just the right amount of quilting space for today’s quilters. You’ll comfortably be able to quilt heirlooms and gifts for family, friends, and charity for hours at a time. Integrated technology and engineering provide the functionality that quilters demand, paired with the smoothest stitch in the industry.

Machine Features

  • Front Power Switch
  • Easy-Set Tension
  • LED light ring
  • 2,200 Stitches per minute
  • Front and rear touchscreens on front and rear handlebars with controls
  • Handi Feet mount with quarter-inch ruler foot installed, open-toe foot
  • Quilting alarm and project timer
  • Consistent stitch quality from 4 to 22 stitches per inch
  • Two modes of stitch regulation: Precision and Cruise
  • Manual mode with three customizable preset speeds
  • Four basting stitch options
  • Needle-stop position control
  • Stitch counters
  • Bobbin-use estimator with low-bobbin alarm
  • Front handlebars have menu-controlled lights (white LEDs plus four (4) UV LEDs) and a light ring around the needle bar features white LED lights for maximum lighting
  • Integrated, adjustable laser light for pantographs
  • High-speed rotary hook with large-capacity M-class bobbin
  • Easy needle change with ergonomic thumb screw
  • Four language options: English, French, German and Spanish
  • Four extra bobbins, 20 needles, sample thread pack and pantograph
  • Built-in diagnostics

 

Optional ProStitcher:
The HQ Pro-Stitcher® quilting system integrates Handi Quilter’s world-class quilting machines with the latest computer technology. The software is managed from a small, touch screen tablet conveniently mounted on top of the machine. This rich and full featured software is easy to learn and makes precise quilting simple and fun!

Package Options:
Avante 18 with Studio 2 Frame
Avante 18 With studio 2 Frame Plus ProStitcher
Installation & Education

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