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The XR4040 computerized sewing machine features 40 unique built in stitches including 77 stitch functions that can handle many sewing needs. The easy to use LCD display stitch selection makes creating delicate family treasures a breeze using the built-in utility, decorative, quilting and heirloom stitches. With the built-in Quick Set Bobbin system for easy bobbin setting, advanced needle threading system and a built-in thread cutter, the XR4040 is a snap to use. This unit also features variable needle positions, electronic foot control and drop feed for free motion quilting. Sew like a Pro on this versatile machine!
  • 40 Unique built-in stitches including 77 stitch functions
  • LCD Display with computerized stitch selection
  • 5 Styles of 1-step auto-size buttonholes
  • Brightly lit LED work area
  • Advanced needle threading system
  • Built-in thread cutter
  • Quick-Set™ drop-in top bobbin for fast and easy bobbin setting
Basic Features back to top
LCD Size (Horizontal x Vertical) inches Yes
Lighting Bright
Needle Threading System Automatic
Thread Sensor No
Automated Upper and Lower Thread Cutting No
Quick-Set™ Bobbin Horizontal

Sewing Features back to top
Maximum Sewing Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 850
Knee Lifter No
Feed Dog 6-point
Built-in Sewing Stitches (Includes Buttonhole Styles) 40
Buttonhole Styles 5 styles of 1-step auto-size
Stitch Width Up to 7.0mm
Stitch Length Up to 5.0mm
My Custom Stitch™ Feature No
Presser Foot Pressure Adjustment No

Carton Contents back to top
Accessory Storage Yes
Other Included Accessories Screwdriver, Needle (3pcs), Twin Needle, Extra Spool Pin, Seam Ripper, Cleaning Brush

Warranty 25 year limited warranty

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Little Machine I received this machine a gift to get back into sewing several years ago. As a beginning, this machine was easy to use and has been able to keep up with my needs as my sewing skills have progressed. I was even able to purchase a walking foot and free-motion quilting foot to expand the capabilities of this machine. Great stitch selections with 39 different stitches. I love that the machine has pictures for each stich unlike other machines where you have to memorize the number associated with each stich. I also like that it is easy to adjust the stitch length and width with easy.
Date published: 2016-09-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great machine So far, I have been very happy with my Christmas present sewing machine. I've made several items already and have had no problems. I also have a 50+ years Brother machine that still works very well. And I have a Brother embroidery machine. The new machine is much lighter, so easier to transport to my sewing club. My only disappointment is no back light on the window. It's very difficult, at times, to read what stitches, etc. Overall, I give it 4 stars.
Date published: 2016-01-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from LOVED it, until... I LOVED this machine. LOVED IT. I love the look, I love the functionality. I loved it until I discovered one small but annoying problem, and one HUGE problem. The first problem is that the space between the needle and the body(?) of the sewing machine is not large enough to squeeze an entire blanket, or any larger project through, so there is a great deal of rolling or folding or squashing and tugging when stitching a large piece of material. This seems to be a standard problem for most machines, though I have no idea why it hasn't been corrected as a standard practice. The HUGE problem with this machine is that the operator cannot oil it on his/her own. It must be taken to a shop to be done, and if it is not a Brother certified shop, it voids any warrantee. The cost of having it oiled is nearly -if not equal- to the cost of the machine itself. If anyone at Brother is reading this, PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE don't ever make a machine where the user him or herself cannot do AT LEAST the most basic maintenance, it's positively maddening, and FAR too costly. Thank you.
Date published: 2016-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from nice little machine I bought the sewing machine on a whim,didn't really need it,but the price was very good and I wanted it.It works better than I expected,the instruction were clear and the operation was GOOD.I noe use it for sewing the binding on my quilts,as the stitch regulator is clear easy to operate.it has enough stitches to make very nice decorative stitches.the bobbin winder is quick and simple to use and I love the "drop-in" feature. there's a lot to this machine for the price. would recommend to anyone,beginner or more advance sewer.which I am.have 2 very high end Brothers.this machine is light weight so I can move it around without trouble.I really do like the machine. '
Date published: 2016-01-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Quite a few stitches for a small inexpensive machine. I plan on taking it when I travel in my RV. It will be nice to have a machine with a few decorative stitches. It has a little digital screen to choose stitch, width and length. That screen is not easy to read because there is no light behind it. I haven't used it much so can't say about reliability.
Date published: 2015-08-26
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Basic sewing Machine We got this for a basic shop machine for our embroidery business since all we have are embroidery machines. It will serve the purpose but I like the one I have at home better. I miss the auto needle up / down features. The auto threader also is very tricky to figure out. Not at all like it shows. If you just need a basic machine this will do the trick.
Date published: 2015-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brother is always a good brand Very good machine! Easy to use and carry. Sews like a pro. Have bought other brands of machines and they did not last as long as Brother machines. Brother seems to make a high quality product. Very pleased.
Date published: 2015-03-24
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