Brother CS6000i Sew Advance Sew Affordable 60–Stitch Computerized Free- Arm Sewing Machine Review
The Brother CS6000i is the epitome of technology in sewing. Simply said, with technology taking over almost every sphere of life, this sewing machine is fully computerized, making it one of the best in the market especially if the user loves experimenting with variants of design. With this kind of machine, sewing is no longer only functional, but it is also very enjoyable, a task that one can now look forward to. However, you will gain much more from this machine if you love customization, and then you can save all of your customized designs and stitches in the machines memory. Piqued your interest? Please read on.
- Computerized stitch selection on the LCD display panel
- 60 inbuilt stitches, which have room for customization
- Adjustable needle position to suit what you want
- Automatic needle threading
- Inbuilt thread cutter at the end of every stitching activity
- Adjustability in the thread and stitch tension making it tighter or looser
- Seven styles for 1-step buttonhole threading
- Accessories for zipper insertion, darning and buttonholing
- An easy to carry handle for portability around the house
- Great zigzag and decorative stitches that have a width of up to 7 mm
- Can work without foot control
- Quick bobbin replacement with a drop-in bobbin
- Great electronic speed adjustment
- User manual- bilingual
- Safety switch
- LED lighting for the working area
- Adjustable stitch length and width
The amazing thing about the Brother CS6000i Sew Advance sewing machine is that even though it comes with complex and virtually hundreds of features, you will be in full control. You only need to follow the user manual. When you buy the machine, it will already be preset perfectly and therefore you just have to start using it instantly. The LCD display is one of the most obvious features that allow you to select the stitches by pressing a few buttons. For people looking for decorative stitches, quilting or heirloom stitches, they are all here. This makes the sewing machine perfect for making little family treasures.
If you like to keep things more physical, then you can operate this sewing machine with the foot pedal. However, there is the all switch-controlled functionality that allows you to forward, reverse, tie off stitches and so forth, all by use of a control switch. The sewing speed controller will also let you choose slow, moderate or fast stitching speed depending on what article you are sewing. Bobbin replacement is fun and easy since you just have to drop in the bobbin and that is done. If you want to tighten the stitches to make stronger fabrics, you will do that easily. The same also applies when you want to loosen the stitches. You can preset the length and width of the stitches in advance.
With 7 styles of auto button holes, one can say rightly that they have got everything that they would ever need for successful sewing projects at home in the CS6000I Sew Advance Free arm sewing machine.
Pros and Cons
Very user friendly despite coming with a myriad of features.
You can sew up to 850 stitches per minute with this sewing machine. However, it is adjustable for slow projects.
There is fast and automatic bobbin winding.
Comprehensible, bilingual user manual.
Great built-in stretch stitches for sewing fleece and all types of elastic fabrics.
The machine is backed by a limited warranty of 25 years.
The one and only hitch with the Brother CS6000I Sew Advance sewing machine is that it selects threads and seems to hate cheap varieties of threads therefore constantly jamming the bobbins. It makes no sense anyway why one would want to use cheap thread with this wonderful specimen.
If you love a technological tweak in your sewing machine, then this is the perfect machine for you. It would be great for a gift especially in this festive season. It is good for people who want to do sewing as a hobby as well as those who do it professionally. Beginners can use it easily. Its electronically adjustable speed makes it fine for slow projects that require keenness and concentration.
For its low price, Brother CS6000I Sew Advance sewing machine gives more value and quality for money than many of its counterparts. And what’s more, you do not have to stick with the inbuilt stitches only, but you can customize them to make them more personal.