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Handi Quilter Sweet 16 Sit-down Long Arm

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A quilting machine with long-arm capabilities but at an affordable price

Availability: In stock

Regular Price: $7,237.00

Special Price $5,595.00

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Regular Price: $7,237.00

Special Price $5,595.00



Handi Quilter Sweet 16

Handi Quilter Sweet 16 has new enhanced features for the Sweet Sixteen.

HQ Handi Feet mount with quarter-inch ruler foot installed; open-toe foot included.New Feature List

  • Quilting alarm and timer.
  • Low bobbin estimator and alarm.
  • Four basting stitch options.
  • Three language options - English, French and Spanish.


Handi Quilter Sweet 16 Long Arm Quilting Machine.

If you love free-motion machine quilting but find it hard to fit your project into a small throat space, you will love the Handi Quilter Sweet 16!

  • It has sixteen inches of throat space. There is room for even a king-size quilt.
  • The project glides under the needle due to the smooth surface of the included table.
  • The powerful motor handles a thick quilt sandwich with ease. It can speed along up to 1,500 stitches per-minute.
  • Choose your three favorite top speed settings using the easy color touch screen and let the machine remember them.

Handi Quilter is a leading manufacturer of quilting machines, systems, and accessories. Handi Quilter products are made and assembled in the USA and backed by the Handi Quilter warranty. The HQ Sweet Sixteen provides you the highest quality of any quilting machine. Designed by a Quilter, for Quilters, the HQ Sweet Sixteen provides the features, benefits, and advantages of a long-arm quilting system at an affordable price.


Turn Your UFOs into finished Quilts.

"There was a real need for quilters, like you and me, to have a quilting machine with long-arm capabilities but at an affordable price. After years of development, we created the HQ Sweet Sixteen. With simple and easy-to-use features, this machine will allow you to create and finish more projects than ever before."

Mark Hyland,
CEO, Handi Quilter.

  • Full 16 inches of throat depth. That's more than 3 times the quilting space of domestic sewing machines, with over 8 inches of vertical space.
  • Smooth table surface assures even quilting.
  • Speeds up to 1,500 precision stitches-per-minute.
  • High-speed rotary hook with large capacity "M"-class bobbin.
  • Hopping foot prevents fabric movement during a full-stitch cycle.


Handi Quilter Sweet 16 Features.

  • Use all of your favorite threads.
  • Color touch-screen provides easy access to needle-up and -down and other functions.
  • The 30 inch x 36 inch table is height-adjustable and can be expanded with optional 18 inch table extensions.
  • Let the machine remember your three favorite stitching-speed settings.
  • Choose from 10 to 1,500 stitches-per-minute.
  • Innovative Light Ring brightens the quilting area with 28 LEDs.
  • Shut down for the night and the HQ Sweet Sixteen remembers your stitching speed the next day.


Handi Quilter Sweet Sixteen New Features Video.

Getting Started Video.



Handi Quilter Sweet 16 More Features and Options.

  • Handles any thread: cotton, polyester, rayon, metallics, holographic, etc. Use larger threads for bobbin work.
  • Stitch counters.
  • Lifetime count.
  • Resettable trip meter.
  • Set your top speed using the intuitive adjustable color-touch screen. Save your preferred speed settings with 3 customizable pre-sets. You can save one speed setting for slow, controlled quilting, one for free-motion and yet another for fast all-over designs.
  • Change needles easily with Thumb Screw Needle Screw.
  • Use Half-Stitch for basting or walking stitch.
  • Responsive foot pedal with half-stitch control.
  • Innovative Light Ring brightens the quilting area with 28 LEDS.
  • Use Handi Quilter Rulers for perfect stitch-in-the-ditch and curved quilting lines.
  • Adjustable Color-Touch Screen includes:
  • Customizable speed control with 3 customizable settings.
  • Stitch counters: Lifetime and resettable Trip Meter.
  • Volume control.
  • Calculator.
  • Serial number display.
  • Hardware and software info.
  • Diagnostics.
  • Easy setup and take-down.
  • Can be updated to a stand-up machine if desired.
  • ETL Safety Approval: US, Canada, Australia and Europe.
  • Handi Quilter technology and innovation; same mechanical system as the HQ18 Avante.
  • Hundreds of trained Handi Quilter Representatives throughout the world.
  • Handi Quilter customer service and warranty.


HQ Sweet Sixteen Table Setup



Our main focus at Handi Quilter is not just to sell great machines. It's to take the quilter by the hand and help them learn the art of longarm quilting. We offer a number of educational opportunities both online and in our studio. Check out the links below for more information.

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Accessories No
Availability Usually ships within 1-3 business days
Warranty Service 5 years mechanical and 5 years electronic/electrical. 10 years casting. Read the HQ warranty document. You must register your machine in order to benefit from the warranty.
Manufacturer Handi Quilter

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