BERNINA 540

  • £1,995.00

BERNINA 540

the perfect machine for passionate sewists

  • Get the right pressure everytime

    Get the right pressure everytime

    • Sew any material with ease
    • Increase pressure for thin materials
    • Reduce pressure for thick materials

    Ensures that the ideal pressure is always used for the selected stitch. The basic setting can be individually adjusted.

  • Perfect tension for perfect stitches

    Perfect tension for perfect stitches

    • Precise & powerful sewing
    • Just sew without any worries
    • Achieve beautiful stitch results

    Thanks to the Adaptive Thread Tension you get optimal thread tension for perfect stitch quality on both sides of the fabric.

  • More space for creative freedom

    More space for creative freedom

    • Realize big projects with ease
    • Enough space for your creations
    • Embroidery module optional

    The extended freearm offers 8.5" right of the needle. Therefore you will enjoy a grand sewing area for grand ideas.

  • Ask your on-screen support

    Ask your on-screen support

    • Modern colorful touch screen
    • Easy to use with simple navigation
    • On-screen support when needed

    The Sewing Consultant helps you to find the right settings. Adjust suggested alterations quickly with the multifunction-knobs.

  • Sew quieter, faster, longer, better

    Sew quieter, faster, longer, better

    • Sew perfect stitches with 9 mm stitch width
    • Jumbo bobbin to sew longer
    • Frontload the bobbin with new thread

    The BERNINA Hook keeps the stitches consistent and precise with a maximum speed of 1,000 stitches per minute.

  • Automatic features save time

    Automatic features save time

    • No manual thread cutting
    • Press a button to cut your thread
    • Save time for your creativity

    Thanks to the automatic thread cutter your threads are cut automatically and the needle will be lifted afterwards.

BERNINA hook System
Stitches per minute - 1000
Length of freearm to the right of the needle - 8.5 inches
Colour Touchscreen 4.3 Inches
LED sewing lights - 12 LED's
Multi Function Knobs
Maximum stitch width - 9mm
Maximum stitch length - 6mm
Needle positions - 11
Sewing in each needle position
Number of spool holders - 2
Automatic thread cutter
Semi-Automatic needle threader 
Manual thread cutter - 4
Adaptive Thread Tension
Create & save stitch combinations
Memory (short-term/altered stitches)
Memory (long-term/altered stitches)
BSR functionality (straight stitch & zig-zag)
Start/Stop button (Stitching without foot control)
Slide Speed Control
Upper Thread Indicator
Lower Thread Indicator
USB interface for PC connections
Change stitch settings while sewing
Optional Bernina foot control with back-kick function
Needle stop up/down
Bobbin winding while sewing/embroidering
On-screen help
Sewing tutorial
Setup program
Dust Cover
Magnetic Accessory Box
Pattern start/end function
Triple stitch
Pattern end programmable
Elongation
Security function program
Maximum sewing speed - 1000SPM
Number of stitch patterns (Inc Alphabet) - 1450
Utitility stitches - 34
Buttonholes - 16
Automatic buttonhole length measuring
Automatic buttonhole
Manual multi-step buttonhole
Button sew-on program
Darning programs
Decorative stitches - 300
Quilting stitches - 73
Cross-stitch programs - 34
Sewing alphabets - 5

Embroidery Features: (Only Available With Optional Embroidery Unit)
Embroidery functionality
Embroidery module - Optional
Maximum embroidery area 15.7" x 5.9"
Maximum embroidery speed - 1000SPM
Built in embroidery designs - 50
Embroidery alphabets - 4
Embroidery design format - EXP, DST, PES, PEC, JEF, SEW, PCS, XXX
Onscreen editing of designs; positioning, mirroring, rotating, scaling, combining
Import/Export of patterns via USB
Invisible secure
Smart secure
Thread-up command
Programmable jump stitch cutting
Midi hoop functionality (embroidery field 265 x 165mm)
Mega hoop functionality (embroidery field 400 x 150mm)
Freearm embroidery
Personal memory for embroidery
Lettering manipulation (WordArt)
Color Resequence
Basting
Position recall
Bernina ArtLink Embroidery Software - Downloadable
Embroidery tutorial