Stitches - total 40, including utility, a great range of decorative stitches and 3 styles of automatic one step buttonholes, (put the button in the back of the foot and it will do the exact size all in one go.
Stitch number, width and length are displayed on the LCD screen, which also displays the correct foot to use for the stitch selected.
Easy to thread - follow the numbers that guide you down to the needle and the built in needle threader.
Start / stop function - sew without the foot control pedal, ideal for free motion work, sewing for long periods of time, beginners and children.
Speed control - override the foot pedal so you can work as the speed you prefer. Can also be used in conjunction with the start / stop function.
Securing stitches - choose between locking off, which secures on the spot or traditional reverse.
Drop in Bobbin - makes it easy to thread, it is also stronger, smoother and quieter.
Pressure foot adjustment - reduce or increase the amount of pressure applied to the fabric when the presser foot in down.
Drop feed - feed dogs can be lowered for free motion embroidery, quilting, darning and sewing on buttons.
Securing stitches - choose between locking off, which secures and knots on the spot or traditional reverse.
Accessory tray - slides off to reveal the free arm for sewing sleeves and hems.
Clip on feet
Built in needle threader
Start / stop function
Pressure foot adjustment
Foot pedal and lead
Guarantee 2 years
The 740DC has 40 different stitches, of these 20 can be chosen via the quick direct selection keys.
Use the arrow keys below the LCD to access the the 20 stitches that are not directly selectable.