Brother SM8270

Loaded with features, this powerhouse sewing and quilting machine provides the versatility you need to handle all your quilting, home décor, and fashion sewing projects. The SM8270 features 160 unique built-in sewing stitches including utility, decorative, heirloom, and quilting stitches, with 8 styles of one-step auto-size buttonholes. Also included are 2 built-in sewing fonts each with 55 alphanumeric stitches for basic monogramming. Enjoy the versatility of the 13 accessory sewing and quilting feet, including a walking foot and a ¼" foot for quilting. The detachable, extra-large wide table helps provide a more stable sewing surface, and is ideal for quilts and larger projects. In addition, the SM8270 boasts an extra large LCD display, variable speed control and exceptional feed system to sew on almost any fabric.

  • Large backlit LCD display screen for easy viewing in low light
  • 160 built-in sewing stitches, including 8 one-step auto-size buttonhole styles
  • 2 sewing lettering fonts each with 55 alphanumeric characters
  • Included wide table for larger projects
  • Super bright, LED-lit work area
  • Push-button stitch selector
  • Advanced needle threading system
  • Jam-resistant Quick-set™ drop-in top bobbin
  • Super easy bobbin winding system
  • Variable speed control for custom adjustability of sewing speed, with start/stop button
  • Exceptional feed system utilizing 7-point feed dogs – sew on almost any fabric
  • Drop feed for free-motion quilting
  • Free arm/flatbed convertible sewing surface
  • 13 quick-change sewing and quilting feet including walking foot and ¼" foot for quilting
  • Lightweight with built-in handle for portability

Brother SM8270 Literature

Brother SM8270 Quick Reference Guide 

 Brother SM8270 User Manual - English

 Brother SM8270 User Manual - Spanish 

Brother SM8270 Warranty 

Brother SM8270 Specifications

Basic Features

LCD Size (Horizontal x Vertical) inches 1.1 x 2.5
Adjustable Screen Brightness Settings No
Stitch Select LED Stitch Selection
Screensaver No
On-Screen Help No
Built-in Languages No
Zoom Function No
On-Screen Editing No
Realistic Preview No
Lighting LED
Table Yes
Needle Threading System Automatic
Independent Bobbin Winding Motor Yes
Thread Sensor Upper Thread and Bobbin Sensors
Thread Sensor On/Off No
Automated Upper and Lower Thread Cutting Yes
Quick-Set™ Bobbin Yes
Built-in Memory No
USB No
Computer Connectivity with Update Capability No
Memory Card No
Cable No

Sewing Features

Work Space (Height & Width) inches 5.7 x 3.8
Maximum Sewing Speed (Stitches Per Minute) 850
Knee Lifter No
Feed Dog 7
Back to Beginning Key No
Built-in Sewing Stitches (Includes Buttonhole Styles) 160
Buttonhole Styles 8 styles of one-step, auto-size
Built-in Sewing Lettering Fonts 2
Stitch Width 7mm
Stitch Length 5mm
My Custom Stitch™ Feature No
Sideways Sewing No
Start/Stop Button Yes
Speed Control Yes
Automatic Height Adjuster™ AHA® Feature No
Presser Foot Pressure Adjustment No
Drop Feed/Free Motion Yes
Free Motion Quilting Foot No
Built-in Quilting Stitches Yes
Included Quilting Feet 14 sewing and quilting feet included
Specialty Feet Included Yes (Additional feet may be available, see Optional Accessories)

Carton Contents

Accessory Storage Built-in
Included Accessory Feet Zigzag foot (on machine), Buttonhole foot, Zipper foot, Button sewing foot, Overcasting foot, Blind stitch foot, Monogramming foot, Quilting foot, Walking foot with quilt guide, 1/4 ( piecing ) foot, Stitch Guide foot, Metal Open Toe foot, Adjustable Zipper Piping foot
Other Included Accessories Accessory bag with needle set, twin needle, ballpoint needle, seam ripper, cleaning brush, screwdriver, extra spool pin, bobbins (4), bobbin clip, eyelet punch, Instructional DVD, Operation manual

Other

Warranty 25 year limited warranty
Machine Dimensions (H x W x D) 11.48" x 6.69" x 16.02"
Machine Weight 9.9 lbs
Shipping Dimensions (H x W x D) 14.25" x 12.38" x 19.38"
Shipping Weight 16.1 lbs
UL/CSA Listed Yes, 110v