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Janome CXL301 Sewing Machine

Average rating 4.8/5 Stars.

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Item# JANOME-CXL301 UPC# 05027843200034

Janome CXL301 Quick Overview

View all important information on the LCD screen, the Janome CXL301 is computerised, meaning at the touch of a button every pattern has been pre-set by the machine to optimal settings automatically by the computer to suite 90% of the fabrics to be sewn

Janome CXL301 computer sewing machine
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  • Janome CXL301 computer sewing machine
  • Janome CXL 301 Front View
  • Stitch Selection with 5 automatic button hole types
  • Touch Button Control - Easy to select any stitch function
  • Top loading with view through cover
  • Select max speed or needle up/down at the touch or a button, you can even use the machine with or without a foot control
  • Helps keep your machine secure and safe
  • Handy Sleeve Arm - Ideal for pants and sleeves
  • Built in Needle Threading - Quick threading with the built in needle threader.

Why choose the Janome CXL301?

2 Years Full Manufacturers Warranty. Lifetime Product Support. Rapid No Cost UK Next Working Day Delivery.

Janome is proud to introduce a new CXL301 sewing machine its computerised and easy to use whit many features often only found on more expensive machines.

A modern designed computerised sewing machine in trendy red and white colouring, its rounded shapely corners gives the CXL301 an attractive appearance. But dont let this machine fool you with its good looks, it has 30 pre-programmed stitches, including 6 styles of automatic one step buttonholes. Use the LCD display to see which stitch you've chosen as well as the stitch width and length, the pre-set stitches are fully adjustable by pressing the touch panel keys.

With jam-proof, magnetic, top-loading, full rotary hook system eliminates the need for a old fashioned removable bobbin case. The hook cover plate is see-through and opens at the touch of a button, and the extra needle penetration power lets you sew across heavier fabrics & multiple layers.

There is also a needle up/down button for selecting whether the needle should stop in the fabric ( great for pivoting ) or in the up position. The extension table also detaches for free-arm sewing.

A seven piece feed mechanism, a drop feed facility, automatic needle threader are standard. There's also a speed control lever for setting the maximum sewing speed and by using the stop/start button you dont have to use the foot control and the machine comes complete with a soft cover.

It's very easy to use, with features such as clip on feet. Most of the optional feet for the machine just snap on and off, all you have to do is push the red button on the back of the shank to release the feet and lower the shank down for the feet to clip into place again. Yep... we would recommend it for a novice or an expert sewer! In fact we use the Janome CXL301 as a benchmark when comparing sewing machine at this price level. Its at home mending jeans, taking in a satin dress or finishing a quilting project.

Key Features:
7 point feed system gives better results on fine, difficult and heavy fabrics
30 stitches, including decorative, stretch, overlock and hemming
6 One-step auto-size buttonholes: square, round, and keyhole
Digital LED display
Twin needle facility
Needle Stop Up/Down control
Can be operated with or without its foot control
Built-in needle threader
Adjustable needle positions makes piping and zip insertion easier
Auto-Lock Stitch after seam or pattern ends
Electronic speed limiter for greater control
DC motor gives more power at slower speeds
Top loading jam proof bobbin system
Extra high foot lift for quilting or heavy fabrics
Sturdy construction
Built-in carry handle

Accessories included in the box: Standard Foot, Sliding Buttonhole Foot, Satin Stitch Foot, Zip Foot, Screwdriver, Large & Small Spool Caps, Twin Needle Spool Pin, Needles, Bobbins, Foot Pedal and instruction book.

Manufacturer Janome
Model Number CXL301
Type Sewing Machine
Free Gift No
Warranty 2 Years Full Manufacturers Warranty
Weight Kg 8
Size W41 cm x H31 cm
Variable Electronic Speed Control Yes
Bobbin Access Top Loading
Transparent bobbin cover Bobbin Cover Yes
Hard Carrying or Storage Cover No
Automatically Tensions Thread No
Integrated Needle Threader Yes
Thread End Cutting Manual
Number of Stitch Selections 30
Popular Stitch Functions Straight, Zig-Zag, Multi Zigzag, Blind Hem, Stretch Blind Hem, Rolled Hem, Straight Stretch, Overlock Stretch, Scallop, Ric Rac, Honeycomb, Herringbone, Gathering, Applique, Sew-On Buttons, Quilting Stitches
Formation of Buttonholes 1-Step Fully Automatic
Variety of Buttonholes 5
Twin Needle Optional
Maximum Speed Limit Adjustment Yes
Needle Up/Down Function Yes
Integrated Dual Feed System No
Integrated Fabric Feed Lowering Yes
Hook Movement Smooth Rotary Action
Needle Positions Left / Centre
Tutorial CD / DVD No
Voltage 220-240 Volts
  1. Macclesfield Review by Kelly
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    I really enjoy using this machine. I went on a basic beginners course and these were the machines used and so felt comfortable to buy one knowing I would be able to do the basics but could learn a little more (like the auto needle threading, button holes, different stitches). I think a good starter machine (Posted on 4/9/2014)

  2. Lincolnshire Review by Bensimgym
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    Received before estimated delivery date. Machine is just what I wanted and at a really good price. Computerised with a bit of embroidery. The selling point for me was that I could use the machine without the foot pedal as I have arthritis in my knee. Looking forward to many happy sewing years! (Posted on 1/27/2014)

  3. UK Review by Camri
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    This sewing machine is great and is easy to use. I particularly like one-step buttonholes, the variety of utility stitches, the needle down/up switch and the seam lock switch. Recommended. Delivery was fast and well organised. (Posted on 11/3/2013)

  4. Herefordshire Review by Alsgran
    My overall rating is: 4 out of 5. Good

    Lovely machine with super fast delivery, thank you (Posted on 10/18/2013)

  5. UK Review by Honeysucklemary
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    Great machine. Love Janome. Good clear-view bobbin, needle-up / down, and needle threader ( a must have). Best of all is the adjustable speed button. A good all rounder. Clear instructions when changing length and width of stitches. Great Service too from Sewing Machine Sales - including next day delivery. (Posted on 3/21/2013)

  6. Plymouth Review by Jenns Patch
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    Really pleased with this smooth running un-complicated machine. Love the functions including the needle down or up selection when machine stops sewing. Also the clear bobbin lid so I can see when the thread has run out! Highly recommend it and very good value for money. (Posted on 10/14/2011)

  7. Essex Review by rmc
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    I am new to sewing machines (being a knitter all my life) but went on a course sewing a tote bag and was hooked. I learnt on a Janome and was advised not to buy the most basic or the most complicated but somewhere in the middle. This seems to fit the bill and more. You can use the machine without the foot pedal and the automatic needle threader is a dream as my eyes are not quite what they were!
    I have sewn a silk pillowcase and a brocade bag already and it has been wonderful. It managed to go through several layers of the brocade with no problem.
    I do have to constantly check the manual on how to thread it etc but I am sure it won't be long before I can put the manual away.
    I loved the fact it was a Breast Cancer Awareness one as well, it's a nice looking machine and I am thrilled.
    It came the next day and the price could not be beaten. Believe me I checked thoroughly.
    All in all this was a great buy and I am extremely happy. (Posted on 2/3/2011)

  8. mallorca Review by Roberta Herriot
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    Very impressed with the online shopping i found it very easy to use and got a bargain, much better service that other websites i had contacted. (Posted on 4/15/2010)

  9. london Review by lisa franks
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    Never had a bit of trouble out of this machine. Ive had it for 16 months, and i sew alot. Easy to understand manual that comes with it, and lots of stitches to pick from!!!! Excellent buy! (Posted on 10/27/2009)

  10. Northern Ireland Review by Anne
    My overall rating is: 5 out of 5. Excellent

    Having had my last machine for 30 years it was with some trepedation I decided to buy a modern one. My Janome bcc 30 is amazing, everything is so easy, I just love it.

    Also living in Northern Ireland, we usually have delays and a lot of added expense for delivery, but not the case here, Fair prices ,Fast delivery.

    I will certainly recommend your company to all my friends. Many Thanks (Posted on 6/29/2008)

  11. Leeds Review by Joe
    My overall rating is: 4 out of 5. Good

    Good machine, Loads of different stiches for embroidery and many different accessories (Posted on 11/25/2007)

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