- INTERACTIVE TUTORIALS – Learn how to sew different techniques like zippers, collars, hems etc. The EPICTM|980Q sewing machine guides you all the way and sets everything for you.
- STITCH TECHNIQUES – All the exclusive HUSQVARNA VIKING® techniques are shown with step by step instructions, including animations and/or illustrations.
- QUICK HELP – Touch any stitch, icon or function to see its name and description.
- THE COMPLETE USER’S GUIDE is right there in your machine, everything you want to know on screen.
LARGE WORKING AREA
- Large sewing area, more than 12” x 5 1/2” (310x140mm) work area.
- The design of the sewing head gives great visibility when sewing.
- Tall needle area height, 3” (77mm), for easier access when changing presser foot or needle.
EXCLUSIVE STITCH TECHNIQUES
- Create Dimensional Stitches by adding fabric or sequins for a unique decorative and textured effect; both vertically and horizontally. Patented.
- With the Theme Stitches you can randomly select from different stitches in the same family.
mySewnetTM -WIFICONNECTIVITY AND APPS
- Automatic updates
- Free mySewnetTM account with ability to share content between devices
- Apps available for both Android and iOS
MARKET’S LARGEST DISPLAY WITH CAPACITIVE TOUCH, 10.1”
- Large (10.1”, 217×136 mm) full-color capacitive
touch screen with 180° viewing angle and high resolution (1280×800).
- The user interface delivering optimum intuitive experience. Designed by sewers for sewers.
FULLY AUTOMATIC NEEDLE THREADER
ILLUMINATED WORKING AREA
- Developed by optronic experts
- Created using revolutionary LED technology and light guide optics
- See fabric and stitches in true color and without shadows
EXCLUSIVE SENSOR SYSTEMTM FEATURE
- SENSOR FOOT LIFT – Presser foot lowers and raises automatically for every sewing technique.
Four positions: down, pivot, up and extra lift. Automatically
lowers feed teeth on extra lift for maximum space to slide thick fabrics and quilts under the foot easily.
- SENSOR FOOT PIVOT – Automatic oat position with needle down for instant pivoting, easy appliqué and quilting. Your hands are free to guide the fabric.
- SENSOR FOOT PRESSURE – The Presser Foot continuously senses the thickness of the fabric and automatically adjusts the presser foot pressure, for even feeding on all fabric types.
deLuxeTM STITCH SYSTEM
- Thread Portioning feeds the optimum amount of thread for each stitch, no matter what thread type or fabric thickness.
- Choose between Thread Portioning or Thread Tension for speci c techniques/accessories.
ELECTRONIC NEEDLE PIERCING POWER
- Pulsating force gives superior results when sewing through heavy/dense fabrics or multiple layers.
LIGHTWEIGHT, ONE-PIECE ALUMINUM CASTING
- Sturdy and quiet
- Less vibrations
LARGE BOBBIN AND BOBBIN WINDING THROUGH NEEDLE
- Do more sewing before it’s time to change your bobbin
- No risk of thread tangling with the placement on the side of the machine
- Separate bobbin winding motor
EXTENSIVE SELECTION OF BUILT-IN STITCHES
- Over 1000 stitches
- 19 categories for easy selection
- Exclusive patented stitch techniques
- 5 sewing alphabets, with both upper and lower-case letters, for easy programming
NEW THREAD PATH WITH TELESCOPIC THREAD GUIDE.
- Easily use all types and sizes of thread spools
- More convenient bobbin winding