Juki HZL-F600 review: Computerized Sewing and Quilting Machine

For serious quilters who are on the lookout for a sewing machine with high-end features and superior quality, the Juki HZL-F600 will not fail to impress. This powerful and high-quality computerized sewing machine comes with everything to give you the best results-but for a price.

It comes with a price tag of over $1000 which may be too expensive for most users but totally worth it for those who seek pleasure in sewing, and quilting and want a professional result every time.

Juki HZL-F600 sewing machine review

Design of Juki HZL-F600 Sewing & Quilting Machine

Designed for heavy fabrics and sewing projects, this machine can handle all kinds of projects. All your dreams will come true with this robust, highly durable machine. Multiple layers of fabric can be sewn together and denim or leather can be worked with ease. 

Considering it weighs around 33.4 pounds, it has enough weight and ground to stay in place and prevent annoying vibrations during use. A massive 8-inch x 12 1/4-inch throat space makes this ideal machine for quilting and working with large fabrics.

 Even though it is not the fastest, it can reach 900 stitches per minute, which is sufficient to complete tasks on time. Moreover, it is sleek and modern, so you can display it in your workspace and show it off.

Built-in stitches and Patterns

It is highly praised and recommended for quilting, however, it can also be used for fashion sewing and other projects because of the large number of stitches and patterns it can create. It offers 225 built-in stitches, four different patterns, and four unique large fonts.

Utilize the options to design your own letters and impress others. By creating beautiful designs that reflect your style and thinking, you can make your items stand out if you’re planning on selling them.

LCD Display

An LCD display screen can provide you with a clear view of your favorite stitch and display its length and width. This feature will make programming a breeze and make monitoring more accurate.

Buttonholes

It’s time to say goodbye to the boring buttonholes that go on every item of clothing. 16 different styles are available for making a strong and neat row of buttonholes. Who would have thought that buttonholes could look so modern and stylish?

Thread Trimmer Foot Controller

A unique and useful feature of the foot controller is the ability to automatically trim both needle and bobbin threads by simply pressing the heel side.

Automatic Needle Threader

A needle threader is included with the machine, which speeds up things and prevents eye strain.

Knee-lifting Lever

With the knee-lifting lever on the presser foot, you do not have to stop or pause your sewing to lift the presser foot, allowing you to continue sewing at a fast pace.

Box Feed Technology

Unlike most sewing machines, this amazing sewing machine does not have the usual oval conventional feed. Instead, it uses a box feed to prevent the fabrics from shrinking or moving.

 No matter what kind of fabric you’re working with, this technology will allow you to have total control over it. This greatly improves the quality of your sewing.

Dual LED Lights

Working in a well-lit area is also a pleasure, and the LED lighting makes it possible for you to see what you are doing and to also enjoy working with darker fabrics. Sewing machines are relatively safe to use, but having an illuminated work area extends the safety measures even further.

Customizable

The machine’s built-in features and programmed settings impressed us, although its versatility and ability to be customized based on the needs and requirements of different users and projects was even more impressive. 

With the LCD screen, you can program different patterns, stitch combinations, and all your favorite styles. Thus, you can activate the machine according to your personal settings whenever necessary.

The drop feed feature is also available for free-motion Quilting, and the automatic needle position feature allows you to change how the needle is positioned up or down.

In addition to the amazing features on this machine, the price may seem hefty, but it is not an entry-level sewing machine or something you can bring home to sew basic garments.

 It is the perfect machine if you are deeply passionate about sewing and will devote your entire time and attention to it. It has a smooth operation and it isn’t too complicated to operate, but it is not the ideal sewing machine for those who want to avoid complicated features because this sewing machine requires a bit of getting used to.

Pros and cons of Juki HZL-F600 Sewing Machine

Pros

  • Great quality and extreme high-end results
  • Ideal for all sorts of fabrics and projects
  • Decent speed of 900 stitches per minute
  • Box feed technology
  • Large work area for quilts
  • Heavy duty performance
  • Huge selection of stitches and patterns
  • LED work lights
  • Customizable

Cons

  • Not very user-friendly
  • Too advanced for first timers
  • Expensive

FAQs about Juki HZL-F600

If I don’t have much experience using sewing machines, can I use this one?

First-time users or those who have little experience with sewing machines may find this advanced sewing machine confusing due to its numerous features and functions. We wouldn’t recommend it to beginners, since it is not an entry-level model.

Is it equipped with a speed controller?

Yes. You can adjust the speed according to your preferences. The fastest speed is 900 stitches per minute.

What is the number of presser feet?

Presser’s feet are 15 in number.

Conclusion

With an intense Juki HZL-F600 Review, we can clearly conclude that this is a sewing machine that should only be purchased by a serious and skilled sewer. As it is priced well over $1000, you can expect it to have all the best features in the sewing industry, so you will not be disappointed if you decide to invest in it.

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by Brain Miller
I am Brain Miller, author of the Sewing feature web. I am excited to have you here. As a passionate sewer, I want to share my knowledge and experience with others by providing helpful tips, tricks, product reviews, and more. My goal is to provide readers with honest content that helps them in sewing.