Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is among the best sewing machines offered on the market with tons of good review. It is a great choice for every sewist due to having many automatic features.
Is it easy to use?
Yes, Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is a great choice for beginners which is why we did a review for it. It is also mentioned in our Top 10 Best Sewing Machines for Beginners. It is also suitable for more advanced users since it has many advanced features.
Its simplicity lies in its automatic functions, such as:
- Built-in needle threader, which easily threads the eye of the needle
- Top drop-in bobbin, coming with a transparent cover for easy monitoring.
- Built-in threader cutter, for trimming the bobbin and the top threads. This feature can be turned off in the embroidery mode.
- Self-adjusting tension system which allows for automatic adjustment of the stitch tension.
- Programmable needle up/down, for setting the needle’s stopping position as you want.
- Intuitive interface
How many stitches does it have?
Singer 9960 has 600 inbuilt basic and decorative stitches, including built-in lettering of 5 alphabets. It has 25 adjustable needle positions and a stitch selection feature. And through it, you can easily select the stitch you want with the touch of a button.
Can I adjust their length and width?
Yes, both length and width. You can adjust their length while keeping their density, and their width to up to 7mm.
What’s the stitching speed, and can I control it?
This sewing machine can stitch with up to 850 stitches per minute. This allows you to finish even the more complex projects quickly. What we really like is that you can control the speed, depending on the type of work.
It has 13 one-step buttonholes which allow for easy sewing.
What about the feed dogs mechanism?
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 uses a so-called box feed motion for its feed dogs. The company claims that this mechanism allows for more consistent feeding of the fabric. And that is because the feed dogs are in equal contact with the fabric and the presser foot.
Is there a free arm feature?
Yes, there is. You can use it for sewing sleeve cuffs, trouser hems, and other small designs.
How many feet does Singer 9960 have?
It has 19 different presser feet, included in the package.
What can I use it for and on which fabrics?
You can use this sewing machine for making clothes, home decorations, embroidery, and quilting.
We really like that it can handle almost all types of fabrics, from lightweight, such as silk, georgette, to medium weight, such as satin, velvet, linen, to heavyweight, such as denim, leather, tweed, etc.
How powerful is it?
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 is a sewing machine capable of heavy-duty projects due to its DC motor which allows for consistent power. It works with 120 Volts, 55 watts, and 60Hz.
What other features does this sewing machine have?
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 comes also with:
- Reverse stitching
- Mirror imaging, for more creative designs
- Multiple lights on both sides of the needle
- an LCD screen
- Twin-needle function
- A heavy duty metal frame, for increased stability and durability.
Are there accessories included?
Yes, a lot, including a general purpose foot, buttonhole foot, button sewing foot, zipper foot. A satin foot, blind hem foot, narrow hem foot, darning/embroidery foot, even feed. Also, a cording foot, overcasting foot, quarter inch foot, quilting bar, needles, bobbins, seam ripper.
And finally, a spool pin felt, auxiliary spool pin, thread spool caps, screwdriver, large extension table, and a dust cover.
Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 comes with all the features you need to begin with sewing and making different designs. Having both basic and more advanced features, it is convenient for using allow their users with such great convenience.
Having these impressive features is exactly why we think it is among the top 10. And It’s the very reason why we gave Singer Quantum Stylist 9960 a review.