Janome MB-4S

"World's First" Home-Use Four-Needle Embroidery Machine

We've taken everything you love about Janome embroidery and quadrupled the capacity! With our four needle machine, you can set up your embroidery and move on to other projects while the MB-4S gets it done. The MB-4S is built to work with most embroidery formats, including those used by industry professionals. It is compatible with six industry-standard Tajima hoops, as well as the four available Janome hoops to further expand your creative opportunities.


Janome MB-4S Instruction Manual


  • Single Head Four needle professional-style embroidery machine 
  • 50 built-in designs 
  • 10 fonts for monogramming 
  • 2 and 3 letter monogramming 
  • Maximum embroidery size: 240mm x 200mm 
  • Design transfer by USB, ATA PC card, USB host 
  • Embroidery sewing speed up to 800spm 
  • Embroidery format capability: .jef+, .jef, and .dst 
  • Editing functions include enlarge/reduce, rotate, turnover, drag and drop, re-edit, zoom, arc, combine
  • Programmable jump thread trimming 
  • Flexible stitch travelling 
  • Auto return post thread break 
  • Adjustable hoop positioning 
  • Thread brand selection includes Janome, Robison-Anton, Madeira, Mettler 
  • Upper thread and presser foot sensors 
  • Stitch-out time indicator 
  • Stitch counter 
  • Embroidery area tracing
  • Standard Hoops: M1: 9.46” x 7.88” , M2: 5” x 4.3”, M3: 50mm x 50mm, Hat Hoop: Optional 
  • 5.7" Remote Computer Screen (RCS) 
  • Extra large bobbin is 1.4 times larger than a regular bobbin 
  • 4 White LED lamps over needle area

Optional Accessories

  • Bobbin Cases (multi-needle embroidery)
  • CD-Rom Drive
  • Embroidery Hoop (126mm x 110mm)
  • Embroidery Hoop (240mm x 200mm)
  • Embroidery Hoop (50mm x 50mm)
  • Lettering Hoop Holder Unit
  • MB-4 Support Table
  • Needle Threader
  • Needles (embroidery)
  • No. 1 Lettering Hoop J7 ()110x95)
  • No. 11 Lettering Hoop J1 (30mm)
  • No. 12 Lettering Hoop J1 (30mm)
  • No. 13 Lettering hoop J3 (64x28)
  • No. 2 Lettering Hoop J6 (66x66)
  • No. 3 Letting Hoop J5 (25x54)
  • No. 6 Lettering Hoop J2 (25 x 54)
  • No. 7 Lettering Hoop J8 #7 (120x121)
  • No. 8 Lettering Hoop J4 (42x67)
  • No. 9 Lettering Hoop J6 (66x66)
  • Seam Ripper
  • Sock Hoop Kit
  • Spool stand