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BERNINA Q16 with Foldable Table


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Price Shown Includes the adjustable Foldable Table

There are several options available for the Q16.  The price show is for the Q16 with the Foldable Table. 
You can purchase the Q16 with a variety of tables or a quilting frame.  Prices range from $7999 - 11,999

We have these machines an different set up options on display in our shop.   The best thing to do is to come in and let us help you figure out the best machine and set up for your space.

Small Spaces. Big Ideas.

      The BERNINA Q 16 

    • Q 16 has a throat space of 16 inches

    It can be paired with a standard or height-adjustable cabinet or with a foldable, height-adjustable table.
Hand-guided quilting made easy

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

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 Q 16

  • 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

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

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

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

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.
Ergonomics matter

Ergonomics matter

  • Full operation from the front
  • Different table options available
  • Easy manual needle positioning
The machine can be fully operated from the front. The handwheel in the front allows for easy manual needle positioning. Choose between different table options to best suit your preferences.
Working with bright lights

Working with bright lights

  • Naturally illuminated working area
  • Sufficient lighting even in darker rooms
  • Perfect illumination of the quilting area
50 bright LED lights along the throat space of the machine and above the needle illuminate the quilt for enhanced visibility.

Get your BERNINA Q Series machine

Being a quilter, a maker, a creator is serious business. When it’s time to make, your creativity deserves the support of a great machine.


Throat space Q 16: 16,5" / 420 mm
Q 20: 20" / 508 mm
Hook system M Class Rotary Hook
Maximum sewing speed (stitches per minute)
Q16: 2000
Q 20: 2200
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

Choose your favorite table solution to suit your home situation best

The BERNINA Q 16 comes standard as sit-down model machines, but we offer a variety of tables tailored to your individual needs. The quality, which is verified by BERNINA, ensures that the table can optimally handle both the speed and the weight of the Q 16.

Standard Cabinet
Elevated Cabinet
Lift Table
Foldable Table
36" x 45"
36" x 45"
46.5" x 35.75"
47" x 35"
Working height
Customized positions from 29" to 42"
Customized positions from 29" to 42"
28", 30" and 32"
Key feature
Expandable to 77"
Electronically height-adjustable Electronically height-adjustable Height adjustable

No space?
No problem!

Are you looking for a solution for limited space or a table to easily carry around? Then the Foldable Table for the BERNINA Q 16 could become your favorite companion.