In the sewing and embroidery industry, very few machines can perform the dual function of sewing and embroidery and still produce high-quality work. The Brother LB6800 is the exception. Most of the high-end machines which both perform sewing and embroidery well are relatively expensive as they are more suited to the commercial end of the market. You may have to save an extra year so that you can buy them, but the Brother LB 6800 PRW will serve both purposes without really costing you too much extra.
Brother LB 6800PRW is a very popular Brother brand. You are assured of the quality of this embroidery and sewing machine since it comes from Brother International Corporation.
The Brand has been on the market for many years and they are the leaders in sewing and embroidery machines production. The machine has high-end features which help you to produce amazing work quickly and with ease. It allows you to add stunning embellishments on your clothes and fabrics. If you are looking for a machine that can sew and do embroidery really well, then this machine should certainly be on your shortlist.
Here is a short video on how the Brother LB6800 works.
Main Features of the Brother LB6800
It has 67 different stitches and 98 sewing functions included. It has 70 inbuilt designs and 120 frame patterns and 5 lettering fonts. It has a USB port that allows you to import other designs from other sources. Brother LB6800PRW comes with a project running bag which is made of high-quality material. It has a backlit LCD display screen.
The embroidery area has a good lighting system and an embroidery arm. This embroidery and sewing machine comes with a number of accessories which are listed below;
• A soft cover
• A manual that is in bilingual
• Built in tutorials
• 4×4 inch embroidery hoop
• Free phone support for product
• 25 year warranty
• An automatic needle threading and thread cutter
Pros Brother LB6800
The 4×4 embroidery hoop will be big enough for most users. The bobbing system is high-tech since all you have to do is thread the bobbin and press the start button and the thread will wind perfectly and evenly.
If you are new to sewing and embroidery machines and you do not know how to start, the machine comes with built-in tutorials. The manual is in two languages, English and Spanish and the instructions are clear and easy to follow. You still can use the LCD display screen for the tutorials on how to use the machine.
The 70 inbuilt designs give you the option to choose the type of embroidery or stitch that you want. When you want to choose the stitches you will use the LCD display screen and through this, you can change from one type of stitch to another fast and easy. This is because the LCD display screen is very responsive. You can also load the embroidery designs and stitches that you have downloaded from the internet to the machine. The various lettering fonts will help you when it comes to putting names on the fabric. This gives you the freedom to choose the most suitable font.
The embroidery and sewing area is well lit. This means you can use the machine in a dark room with ease. You will not experience any accidents such as pricking yourself with the needle since you can clearly see how you are doing the stitching or embroidery.
It is very easy to import the various designs of embroidery from the computer to Brother LB6800 PRW. All you need to do is connect the machine using a USB cable to the computer. On the computer, The Brother LB6800 PRW will appear as a drive and all you have to do is copy and paste a design to the machine.
Cons Brother LB6800
With Brother LB 6800PRW you might experience needles breaking when trying to change them. This is as a result of the thread wrapping around the spool pin when the thread is unwinding. To avoid this just use pre-wound bobbins.
The threader may stop working when you pressed to the bottom. This will cause the needle to not be threaded automatically. If this happens, you may use the sewing machine lubricant on the threader. Then try to work it gently and it will start working.
Getting a combined high-end sewing and embroidery machine can be a very involving process since you have to do your research well. Brother LB6800 PRW comes with features that help you to do sewing and embroidery easily even if you are a beginner.