*The patented Bernina Stitch Length Regulator measures x and y fabric movement with two sensors built into the needle plate. No need for service intensive encoder wheels, springs, plug in connectors, or wiring cables connected to machine platform carriages that have plagued other brands of longarm quilting machines for years!.

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The BERNINA Q 20 is designed, engineered, and assembled in Switzerland and comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The generous longarm depth and height provide ample space for managing your larger quilts. Quilt larger quilts than on a domestic machine. The Q 20 offers less footprint in your sewing room.

BERNINA Q 20 on Table – the Sit-down Model for Longarm Quilting
The BERNINA Q 20 is designed, engineered, and assembled in Switzerland and comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The generous longarm depth and height provide ample space for managing your larger quilts. Quilt larger quilts than on a domestic machine. The Q 20 offers less footprint in your sewing room. Undecided? The Q 20 can be upgraded to a frame model machine at any time.
From the Very First Stitch, You will Appreciate the Thought Behind Every Detail.

  • BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulation for perfect stitches
  • 20“ throat space for big quilt projects
  • up to 2,200 stitches per minute
  • built-in needle threader
  • Unique on screen digital thread tension adjustment
  • On Screen Lifting and Lowering of Presser Foot
  • Easy threading, independent bobbin winder
  • 29" cabinet in White Ash, or Asian Golden Teak
  • Optional 32" or 35" wider cabinets
  • Optional shelf

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  • US Warranty 1 year limited warranty on defects in materials and workmanship.
  • Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
Specifications
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Table for BERNINA Q 20: Form and Function

The BERNINA Q 20 comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The table is designed to elegantly handle the speed and weight of the Q 20 for optimal performance with style. Different desktop colors are available, see detailed product information.
Table size basic: 36” × 45” (0.91 × 1.15 m)
Table size expanded: 36” × 77” (0.91 × 1.96 m)
Working height: 30” (0.75 m)
Total weight incl. Q 20: 265 lbs (120 kg)
Generous storage space
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icon BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulation: Master hand-guided quilting quickly with the assistance of the integrated BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator available on both sit-down and frame models. Equipped with dual optical sensors, one on each side of the stitch hole in the needle plate, the BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator allows for very precise sensing of machine and fabric movement. Simple to activate and customizable using the machine’s touch screen, the BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator keeps your stitches even and consistent regardless of how simple or complex your quilt motif may be. Choose between three BSR modes one of which is basting. A manual mode with no stitch regulation is also available.

icon Unique user interface: BERNINA brings the best of the domestic machine world to the Longarm world with a simple to navigate color touch screen. Totally customizable, it includes useful functionalities with a stitch counter and built-in tutorial.

icon Unique threading path and integrated bobbin winder: The forward position of the thread stand is easy to reach and the threading path simple to follow. The integrated bobbin winder is just one of the small details that make this machine unique.

icon Unique tension control: The BERNINA longarm models offer the industry’s only presser foot tension release for threading ease. The exclusive tension system features numeric tension settings making it very easy to use a variety of thread types with success.

icon Speed: With 2,200 stitches per minute for hand-guided quilting, you will complete more quilts quicker than ever.

icon Built-in needle threader: Quick and easy threading of the needle thanks to the semi-automatic needle threader.

icon LED lighting: LED lighting along the length of the machine and above the needle illuminates the quilt for enhanced visibility. The brightness is dimmable or can even be turned off, an especially helpful option when working with white thread on white fabric.

icon Unique model: The BERNINA Q 20 is designed, engineered, and assembled in Switzerland and comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The generous freearm depth and height provide ample space for managing your larger quilts. Undecided? The Q 20 can be upgraded to a frame model machine.

icon Table for BERNINA Q 20: form and function: The BERNINA Q 20 comes standard as a sit-down model machine. The table is designed to elegantly handle the speed and weight of the Q 20 for optimal performance with style. Table size basic: 0.91 × 1.15 m (approximately 36” × 45”) Table size expanded: 0.91 × 1.96 m (approximately 36” × 77”) Variable working height: 0.75 m (approximately 30”) Total weight incl. Q 20: 120 kg (265 lbs) Generous storage space Different desktop colors are available, see detailed product information.

icon Optional upgrade to a frame model: It is possible to upgrade the BERNINA Q 20 to a frame model. For quality machine performance the optional frame is robust enough to handle the size and speed of the BERNINA Longarm machines. Size (length × depth): 3.55 × 1.2 m (approximately 140” × 47”) Variable working height: 0.9 to 1.2 m (approximately 35” to 47”) Total weight: Approximately 150 to 180 kg (330 to 397 lbs) Optional: Hydraulic height adjustment.