Tablet not included, Microsoft Surface Tablets Recommended by Grace, Brother and AllBrands.
TRY A FREE DEMO! Download a free demo copy of the QCT automation quilting software here, at the bottom of the webpage!
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THE Dream Motion™ Software allows for the ultimate quilting experience for all levels of quilters from beginners to professionals. With an intuitive layout and easy to use features, create, design, edit layout and quilt with absolute precision. Call 800-739-7374 for availability of Upgrade from Brother QCT5 Beginnings to QCT5 PRO.
Choose the software package that is right for you! Brother offers two software options to best suit your quilting automation needs. Select either THE Dream Motion Software OR upgrade to THE Dream Motion PRO for added features.
- Robotics Animation
- Precision Sewing and Pattern Placement
- Two-row Pantograph design layout
- Exclusive feature: Zone-to-zone fabric management to transition patterns seamlessly across your quilt.
Quilter's Creative Touch 5 Beginnings is the budget–friendly way to get into automated quilting. It offers all of the essential features of the full version to get you started in steps as simple as select, place, and sew.
The Beginnings tier is the perfect introduction to computer automated quilting. Select patterns from the included library, and easily place them on your quilt for sewing. If you ever decide to take the next step and start designing your own patterns, an upgrade option to the fully featured QCT5 PRO tier may still be available.
See Brother Video on SAQCDM and SAQCDMPRO PRO versions
FEATURE COMPARISON QCT5 BEGINNINGS: / QCT5 PRO
Computer Automated Quilting Yes / Yes
Library Of Over 200 Patterns Yes / Yes
Pattern Sizing, Rotating, & Flipping Yes / Yes
Continuous Rows With PantoStacker Yes - Limited / Yes - Regular
Open Patterns Of Different File Types Yes / Yes
Advanced Pattern Placements Options No / Yes
Marking Tool* No Yes
Batch Import Multiple Other File Types No / Yes
Export Patterns To Different File Types No / Yes
Print Pattern Or Pantograph No / Yes
Create And Edit Patterns With PatternCAD No / Yes
Design Entire Quilt Layouts With QuiltCAD No / Yes
Record Free-Motion Quilting As Patterns No / Yes
Looking to get computerized quilting at an even more affordable price point?
QCT5 Beginnings is a budget-friendly automated system that offers all of the essential features of computerized quilting. Just like the full version of Quilter’s Creative Touch, the Beginnings tier lets you create your masterpieces in steps as simple as select, place, and sew.
The Beginnings tier is the perfect introduction to computer automated quilting. Select patterns from the included library, and easily place them on your quilt for sewing. I
- US Warranty 1 year limited warranty on defects in materials and workmanship.
- Extended US Warranty: Extended Warranty Available
- Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
Installing the QCT 5 Quilting Automation Software and Hardware
Recommended Windows Tablet System Requirements
Quilter's Creative Touch is best on Windows tablets. The software will also work with any Windows home PC or laptop that meets the system requirements, but it has been designed to be used with touch–screen tablets, offering the freedom to use it wherever you go, and have all of the functionality right at the sewing machine where you need it most. When deciding if your Windows tablet will work with Quilter's Creative Touch, here are some other suggestions to keep in mind.
QCT5 will only work on devices running Windows 7, 8, 10 or higher. It will not work with any version of Windows RT
A 1.66 GHz. or faster processor is recommended
A device with a total of 64 GB hard–drive space is recommended, with at least 2GB available for installation
2 GB or more of RAM is recommended
A full–size USB port is required. If your tablet uses a USB port to charge, it must have a second USB port to plug into QCT5. *Tablet is preferred
The included tablet mount will hold tablets with screen sizes from 10 to 12 inches
Internet connectivity is necessary for software registration, activation, and card access benefits
Screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher
ASSOCIATED FILE TYPES
Already have your own collection of digital patterns? The following file types can be opened by any version of QCT5 and some versions will also allow you to export or batch import any of these file types.
1.2GHz or higher processor
Windows 7, 8, or 10
Full-sized USB Port
1GB of RAM
2GB of free hard-disk space
Display resolution of 1024x768 or higher
Internet connectivity and software registration are required for the initial software activation.
- Motor Plate
- QCT5 Software
- Tablet Mount
Tablet Mount for 10-12in screens
All necessary hardware
Screen Cleaning Cloth
Quick install guide
Cable taming kit
Tablet not included
Joann, Yes, the machine has a display screen for machine programming, and the automation has built in quilting designs software to select from.Tablet not included, Microsoft Surface Tablets Recommended by Grace and AllBrands. John