This Pfaff 1471 is 100% German made and also has the IDT dual feed system that is so desired on Pfaff machines. This machine is the second computerized model that Pfaff produced and is one of the most popular used Pfaff machines sold. This listing is particularly special because it has the carrying case and accessories. The foot controller and cord are original to the machine.
The Pfaff 1471 has 99 built in utility, decorative, satin and cross stitches, as well as many stitches for the quilter. This machine has a memorized buttonhole system and wonderful electronic features such as needle stop up/down, low bobbin detection light, half speed, and single stitch function. In addition to this, the Pfaff 1471 has programming features such as:
Stitch creator function-create your own stitches with the Pfaff 1471
Pattern start function (back to the beginning of the stitch)
Pattern elongation (increase the size of the stitch without losing the density)
Memory functions-store stitch sequences even after machine is turned off
Block and Script alphabets
The Pfaff 1471 was made in Germany during the time when all the parts were produced in the Pfaff factory. (no outsourcing). The hook was produced using a process referred to as a “lost wax mold”, producing the most precise and perfect hook design in the industry. Pfaff machines were born from the industrial sewing machine division, and features such as the high speed industrial rotary hook and the built in DUAL FEED (IDT) system were direct results of this partnership of household and industrial divisions of the same company. Pfaff has a proud history of innovation, quality and longevity, and this machine is no exception, and is truly worthy of the Pfaff name and reputation.
Included with this listing:
Foot control, cord, CD rom of instruction book in PDF format, accessories.
The Pfaff 1471 has a built in needle threader and a free arm. the swing away extension table removes to reveal the free arm for pant legs, cuffs and small areas