Janome Coverpro 1000CPX Review

The Janome Coverpro 1000CPX is a specialty sewing machine that is compatible with up to three needles and a maximum of four thread spools. It has been designed to allow the home sewer to get superb results on the machine easily. In fact, this machine has been developed by combining the industrial type cover hem machine with a standard home sewing machine. Again due to its industrial background, it is best described as a serger with a cover stitch facility.

CoverPro is solely a cover hem stitch machine, without overlock, rolled hem stitches or serge and does not cut the material as you sew. This makes it ideal for making garments, quilts, and home decor.

Specifications:

Speed: 1,000 stitches/minute
Threads: 1-2-3-4
If colour-coded: Yes
Light: LED
Weight: 8.6 kg

Advantages

Anyone using this machine will experience the maximum amount of versatility, and will find it time-saving. With these two advantages under the belt, home sewers can stitch clothes, make accessories and other items and give them a superb and professional finish.

Janome Coverpro 1000CPX as a Aoverstitch Machine

Coverstitch machines are finally dissociating themselves from industrial coverstitch machines and getting into the home segment. In fact, for home sewers, the Janome Coverpro 1000CPX is a coverstitch machine concerning speed of working and for its stitch options. Just imagine, you can do topstitching, pintucking, chain stitch hem, and a few other decorative stitches too!

In comparison with a serger, you don't have to remove any blades or go through the long threading steps to get the results you can quickly get if you use a coverstitch sewing machine.

Besides, this machine threads easily and is ideal for sewers who have already mastered the use of the serger but want to move on to something more comfortable to use. Hence the Janome Coverpro 1000CPX. 

Features

The features of this coverstitch serger machine are designed in a way that the users sewing experience is heightened. This makes it every home sewer's first choice when sewing accessories or garments or anything else, but always with the minimal effort.

Physical Appearance

At first sight, you might find it a combination of a conventional sewing machine and a serger. However, the Janome Coverpro 1000CPX is, in fact, a specialty machine. It comes equipped with four spindles for the thread and an extension rod for more thread cones and tension dials. Though this is quite like a serger, the work table resembles a regular sewing machine.

The Janome coverstitch machine has three separate needles. Its graphics are easy to follow as they come equipped with detailed explanations of how to execute the stitches. 

Stitch Options
  • 1 needle, 2 thread chain stitch
  • 2 needle, 3 thread cover stitch or chain stitch
  • 3 needle, 4 thread triple cover stitch
Seam Tightening System

The best thing about the Janome 1000cpx machine is its seam tightening feature is that it depends on a spring rather than a standard looper. This ensures that the machine always gives not just perfect stitches but those that are taut and smooth. This can also be used on thick fabrics.

Easy Looper Threading

The inside looper cover of this gadget has a color-coded setup with a threading guide. This arrangement renders this machine as highly user-friendly in the coverstitch machine segment. With easy-to-understand graphics that teach users to thread the needle, using this machine is a breeze.

Vertical Needle Drop

Though this feature is seen in all sewing machines, yet here the difference lies in the gap given under the needles, making changing needles easy with sufficient space given.

Variable Differential Feed

This feature is well controlled by dials on the front of this machine. The ratio of the feed stretches between 0.5 and 2.25, thereby making the machine produce even and smooth stitches, no matter which fabric you may use.

Proprietary Free Arm

This is the only manufacturer that produces coverstitch machines with a free arm. With the free arm feature, sewers can give a professional finish to cuffs and sleeves, among other parts of garments.

Presser Foot Lifter

By locating the presser foot lifter in an easily accessible spot, the sewer no longer has to waste valuable time searching for it.

Warranties

This gadget comes with a 25-year warranty on mechanical parts; a two-year warranty on electrical parts and a year's coverage on labor.

The verdict

The Janome CoverPro 1000 CPX is a powerhouse of features that ease the burden on home sewers. These features help them sew quickly, smartly and confidently to get smooth and taut perfectly executed stitches. It may not be for newbie sewers, but even they can quickly adapt to its features and turn out good work soon.