Q: Can you make your own designs with Brother embroidery machine?
A: Yes, you can create your own designs for the Brother PE800 using compatible digitizing software, and then import them via the USB port.
Q: Is the PE800 discontinued?
A: According to the Brother’s official website, the Brother PE800 has just recently been discontinued. However, it is still available for purchases through some dealers and marketplaces, so I suggest that you go grab it while you can.
Q: What is the biggest hoop size for PE800?
A: The largest hoop size that comes with the Brother PE800 is 5″ x 7″.
Q: Can you use a bigger hoop on Brother PE800?
A: The Brother PE800 is designed to work best with the included 5″ x 7″ hoop. Using a larger hoop may not be supported and could potentially cause damage or other issues with your machine.
Q: Can I upload my own designs to Brother PE800?
A: Absolutely! The Brother PE800 features a USB port that allows you to import your own embroidery designs. Just ensure your designs are in a compatible format (.pes or .dst files).
Q: What types of fabric can I embroider with the Brother PE800?
A: The Brother PE800 can handle a wide range of fabrics, including cotton, linen, denim, and more. However, it is always important to use the right stabilizer and needle for different types of fabric to ensure the best results.
Q: Can I sew with the Brother PE800?
A: The Brother PE800 is an embroidery-only machine. It does not have sewing capabilities.
Q: Does Brother PE800 come with a warranty?
A: Yes, Brother typically offers a limited 25-year warranty on their machines, including the PE800. It’s always important to check the specific terms and conditions of your warranty upon purchase.
Q: Can I use metallic thread with the Brother PE800?
A: Yes, you can use metallic thread with the PE800. However, metallic thread can be more challenging to work with, so it’s recommended to use a metallic needle and slow down the stitching speed.
Q: Can Brother PE800 connect to the computer?
A: While the PE800 doesn’t directly connect to a computer, it does have a USB port which allows you to transfer design files from your computer to the machine.