Brother SB170

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From the Simplicity® Limited Edition line by Brother™ this easy-to-use sewing machine has the features to help you easily tackle your first sewing project. The SB170 is simply compact, lightweight and fun to show off to your friends at sewing club! Start creating beautiful garments with 17 built-in sewing stitches, including 1 style of 4-step auto-size buttonhole. Creativity and variety are virtually limitless with the built-in free arm for sewing on hard to reach areas like cuffs and sleeves. This fun sewing machine is for you!

Find out more about the SB170!
  • 17 Built-in Stitches including 1 style of 4-step auto-size Buttonhole
  • Brightly Lit LED Work Area
  • Free Arm for Sewing Cuffs and Sleeves
  • Easy Bobbin Winding System
  • Easy-to-use Blind Hem Stitch
  • Jam Resistant Drop-in Top Bobbin
  • Pattern Selection Dial
  • Upper thread tension control

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Basic Features 
Stitch Select Dial
Screensaver No
Opening Screen No
On-Screen Help No
Built-in Languages No
On-Screen Editing No
Lighting 1 LED
Table No
Needle Threading System No
Thread Tension Manual
Electronic Speed Control No
Easy Bobbin Winding Yes
Adjustable Bobbin Winding Speed No
Automatic Thread Cutter No
Quick Set™ Bobbin Vertical
Full USB No
Computer Connectivity with Update Capability No
Mouse Capability by USB No

Sewing Features 
Bed Area (depth x width) inches 4.6 x 8.5
Work Space (height & width) inches 3.8 x 6.2
Maximum Sewing Speed (stitches per minute) 800
Knee Lifter No
Feed Dog 6
Back to Beginning Key No
Standard Presser Feet Included with Machine 4
Built-in Sewing Stitches (Includes Buttonhole Styles) 17
Buttonhole Styles 1 Four-step
Built-in Sewing Lettering Fonts No
Stitch Width 5mm
Stitch Length 4mm
My Custom Stitch™ Feature No
Side Feeding No
Start/Stop Button No
Speed Controller No
Twin Needle Setting Key No
Needle Position Key (Up/Down) No
Automatic Height Adjuster™ AHA® Feature No
Free Arm Yes
Table No

Carton Contents 
Accessory Storage Yes
Included Accessory Feet Buttonhole foot, Button Sewing foot, Zipper foot, Zigzag foot
Other Included Accessories Needle set, bobbin, darning plate, oval screwdriver, power cord, operation manual and instructional DVD
Foot Controller Yes

Warranty 1/3/25 year plus warranty. See plus warranty for details.
UPC Code 012502634317
Machine Weight 12.787
Shipping Weight 14.991
Compatible Media (requires separate purchase)

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