Height Adjustable Foldable Table


  • Hook system - M Class Rotary Hook
  • Maximum sewing speed - 2000 (stitches per minute)
  • Color touch screen - 4.3" / 109 mm
  • Minimum stitch length - 24 stitches per inch / 1.05 mm
  • Maximum stitch length - 1 stitch per inch / 25.4 mm
  • Thread tension - Electronically/digitally adjustable
  • Presser foot lift - Electronic
  • Lower thread indicator


Small Spaces. Big Ideas.

The BERNINA Q16 and Q20 are longarm quilting machines and only differ in the length of the throat space and the maximum sewing space. 

  •  Q20 has a throat space of 20 inches
  •  Q16 has a throat space of 16 inches

Both machines can be paired with a standard or height-adjustable cabinet or with a foldable, height-adjustable table.


Hand-guided quilting made easy

  • Precise regulated stitches (in BSR mode)
  • Four different modes for full flexibility
  • Simple customization via touch screen

Thanks to the integrated BERNINA Longarm Stitch Regulator you achieve perfect stitches at equal-length no matter which speed you move the fabric. A manual mode with no stitch regulation is also available. 


Unique user interface

  • Simple-to-navigate touch screen
  • Individual settings for full comfort
  • Built-in tutorials offer full assistance

Totally customizable, the user interface includes useful functions, such as five user profiles, a stitch counter, and built-in tutorials regarding maintenance.


Affordable. Sophisticated. The Q16

  • Spacious 16" workspace
  • Cabinet and table options
  • Built-in BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR) for perfect stitches

The new BERNINA Q 16 has more throat space than your domestic, a spacious 16 inches. Pair it with a foldable, height-adjustable table and the Q 16 meets and exceeds all your small space, big quilting needs.


Quilting without the foot control

  • Fatigue-free quilting whenever you like
  • Enjoy full comfort and relax your foot
  • Perfect for creating large projects

The KickStart function allows you to quilt continuously without having to hold down the foot control. The KickStart function can be easily activated or deactivated via touch screen.


Fast threading and winding

  • Threading becomes a child's play
  • Enjoy comfort all the way
  • Wind your own bobbin in no time

The well-positioned spool holders and forward threading path are easy to reach and simple to follow. The on-board bobbin winder makes it convenient to wind your own bobbins.


Unique thread tension control

  • Adjust thread tension digitally
  • Tension release for threading ease
  • No external tension assembly required

The exclusive tension system features numeric tension settings making it very easy to use a wide range of thread types with success, no external tension assembly required.


Beautiful stitches every time

  • Achieve precise stitching results
  • Stitches are always consistent
  • Perfection is the new standard

With high-speed precision stitching, you will complete more quilts quicker than ever.


Foldable Table with Adjustable Height

  • For small space requirements
  • Height positions 28“, 30“ and 32“
  • Perfectly suits the BERNINA Q 20 and Q 16
  • Fast and comfortable set up
  • Easy store away

Foldable and Affordable

The foldable table is an affordable and sophisticated solution for handling the speed, weight and performance of the Q 16 and Q 20. The set up is fast and easy in minutes — no tools required. Fabrics glide easily over the smooth surface of the table. If the space for quilting is limited, the Foldable Table can be stored in a simple and spacesaving way. 


With a simple manual adjustment of the legs, the table can be adjusted to three heights: 

28“ — 71 cm
30“ — 76 cm
32“ — 81 cm

Table size: 36“x 45“ (91 cm x 115 cm)


7 Year Warranty

Bernina Q16 Brochure


Price: £5495 

Available to order in store only.