Renaissance Comparison

Cantaré Mini
Number of Heads 1 1
Number of needles 12 12
Maximum tubular frame size 12"x18"
304mm x 457mm
12"x18"
304mm x 457mm
Maximum Sewing field 11.5"x17.5"
292mm x 444.5mm
11.5"x17.5"
292mm x 444.5mm
Removable top yes yes
Cap frame and driver 180∫ or 270∫ Optional yes180∫ or 270∫
Maximum sewing speed caps 950spm 950spm
Maximum sewing speed flats 950spm 950spm
User interface Personal Computer Personal Computer
Software Windows™ based Renaissance Embroidery Software Windows™ based Renaissance Embroidery Software
Machine configuration Only limited by resources of PC Only limited by resources of PC
Computer Requirements Pentium II or higher, Windows™ 98 or higher Pentium II or higher, Windows™ 98 or higher
Design Sizing/Scaling yes yes
Pre-sewing trace yes yes
Thread break detection Upper sensor Upper sensor
Automatic trimmers yes yes
Automatic color change yes yes
Lighting type Florescent Florescent
Power Supply 110/220, single phase (standard household outlet) 110/220, single phase (standard household outlet)
Power consumption 1000w 1000w
Motor Type Stepper Stepper Pantograph drive (y&x)/Servo Main Motor
Machine construction Steel Steel
Machine width 46" (1168 mm) 34.75" (838 mm)
Machine Height 64" (1625 mm) 34" (819 mm)
Machine depth with table 32.5 " (82.5 mm) 29" (699 mm)
Machine depth without table 43.5" (1105mm) 43" 1036 (mm)
Uncrated weight 450 lbs. 246 lbs. (without stand)
Crated weight 740 lbs. 336 lbs.