Skyline S5

At a glance…

  • Sewing
  • 8.3″ Workspace
  • Sewing speed 1,000SPM
  • Easy change needle plate
  • Weight 10.2Kg

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This machine has been designed for every type of sewing – everyday projects, home décor, high fashion, patchwork and quilting. The Skyline S5 has a 210mm wide x 120mm high workarea to the right of the needle giving you plenty of room to cope with those larger projects. With a great range of 170 stitches including a choice of 10 styles of buttonholes plus 4 alphabets, the Skyline S5 offers creativity for every sewing project. Just flip up the top cover on the machine to view the huge variety of 9mm wide stitch styles available. The stitch quality is excellent even at speeds of 1000 stitches per minute whilst the special built-in features will help you cope with almost any sewing challenge. Pivot on corners with the needle up/down feature, control the maximum sewing speed for precision work, trim off threads with the built-in automatic thread cutter, thread the needle automatically, whatever you need, to make sewing easier, the Skyline S5 is the machine for you.

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Additional information

Work Space

210mm (8.3") x 120mm (4.7")

Sewing Speed

up to 1000 stitches per minute

Pivot Function

No

Easy Change Needle Plate

Yes

Machine Screen 

Backlit black & white LCD screen

Built-in Stitches

170

Stitch Width

9mm

Buttonholes

10

Stitch Tapering Function

No

Needle Positions

91

Presser Foot Lift Button

No

Foot Pressure

Yes

Embroidery Speed

N/A

Needle Threader

Yes

Upper Feed Device

No

Lighting

6 white LED lights

Machine Ports

Remote thread cutter jack

Standard Sewing Feet

11

Extra Wide Table

Optional

Built-in Memory

No

Machine Size

W504 x H316 x D236mm

Weight

10.2Kg

Free Arm Length

100mm from needle

Embossed Measures

Yes, on the sewing bed 

Quick Reference Stitch Chart

in lid of machine

Stitch Length

up to 5mm

Speed Control Slide

Yes

Stitch Elongation

Yes x5  

Favourite Stitch

No

Mirror Image Stitches

Yes

Startover

Yes, stitch will reset back to the beginning. 

Bobbin Winder

Yes

Set Menu

Yes

Fonts in Normal Sew

1 font (Block with 4 alphabets)

AcuFeed Balance Dial

No

Drop Feed

Yes

Superior Plus Feed System

7 piece feed dog; no more fabric slipping, puckering and shifting 

Needle Plate

has patented needle plate markings for precision sewing with needle drop position, angle marks and sewing guides in front of the sewing foot

Thread Cutter

automatic thread cutter; cuts top & bobbin thread at the same time, pulling top thread to underside

Stop/Start Button

can sew without foot control. Hold button when start sewing & machine sews slow, same at end of sewing press & hold button & machine will sew slow

Needle Up/Down Function

you can set this function, needle can remain in down position in fabric when stop sewing or in up position

Auto Lock-off Stitch button

locks off your stitching at the push of  button

Lock Button

a safely function which locks the machine, should be activated when threading, changing the needle  or changing sewing foot

Reverse Button

Yes

AcuGuide Cloth Guide

No

Magnifier

Optional, set of 3 AcuView magnifiers™ (1.2, 1.4, 1.6 lens) 

Adjustable Knee Lifter

raises/lowers the sewing foot 

Variable Zig Zag

No

Max. Stitches per Design

N/A

Upper Thread Sensor

No

Bobbin Thread Sensor

No

Software

No

Storage

large accessory box gives you front & under the free arm storage 

Carry Handle

long handle slots neatly around the top of machine 

Janome Accessory Carrying Case

No, optional   

Foot Control

Yes

Internal Frame

rigid die-cast aluminium frame for stable sewing at high speeds

Multi-language

No

Description

This machine has been designed for every type of sewing – everyday projects, home décor, high fashion, patchwork and quilting. The Skyline S5 has a 210mm wide x 120mm high workarea to the right of the needle giving you plenty of room to cope with those larger projects. With a great range of 170 stitches including a choice of 10 styles of buttonholes plus 4 alphabets, the Skyline S5 offers creativity for every sewing project. Just flip up the top cover on the machine to view the huge variety of 9mm wide stitch styles available. The stitch quality is excellent even at speeds of 1000 stitches per minute whilst the special built-in features will help you cope with almost any sewing challenge. Pivot on corners with the needle up/down feature, control the maximum sewing speed for precision work, trim off threads with the built-in automatic thread cutter, thread the needle automatically, whatever you need, to make sewing easier, the Skyline S5 is the machine for you.

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·         Zigzag Foot A
·         Rolled Hem Foot D
·         Zipper Foot E
·         Satin Stitch Foot F
·         Blind Hemming Foot G
·         Overedge Foot M
·         1/4˝ Seam Foot O
·         Darning Foot PD-H
·         Even Feed Foot including Quilting Guide Bar
·         Automatic Buttonhole Foot R
·         Stabilizer Plate for B/hole Ft
·         Button Sewing Foot T
·         Straight Stitch Needle Plate
·         Janome Plastic Bobbins x 5
·         Needle Set
·         Additional Spool Pin
·         Screwdriver (lge)
·         Lint Brush
·         Seam Ripper
·         Quilting Guide Bar
·         Spool Holder (large) x 2
·         Spool Holder (small) x 2
·         Spool Holder (special) x 2
·         Touch Panel Stylus
·         Foot Control
·         Adjustable Knee Lifter
·         Power Cable
·         Instruction Book
·         Instructional Video DVD
·         Semi-hard Fabric Machine Cover

Description Part Number
Applique Foot AP 202086002
Buttonhole Foot B 202082008
Straight Stitch Foot ST 202083009
Open-toe Satin Stitch Foot F2 859813000
Border Guide Foot FB 202084000
Cording Foot H 202085001
Piping Foot I 202088004
Rolled Hem Foot (4mm) D2 202081007
Rolled Hem Foot (6mm) D1 202080006
Ditch Quilting Foot S 202087003
Clear View Quilting Foot and Guide Set OV 202089005
Ribbon/Sequin Foot RS 202090009
Gathering Foot V 202096005
Pintucking Foot (narrow) N2 202094003
Pintucking Foot (wide) N1 202093002
Beading Foot (narrow groove) L1 202097006
Beading Foot (wide groove) L2 202098007
Concealed Zipper Foot Z 202144009
Ruffler RF 202095004
Ultra Glide Foot U 202091000
Binder Foot W 202099008
Edge Guide Foot SE 202100003
Free-Motion Couching Foot Set FMC 202110006
AcuFeed Straight Stitch Foot STD (Twin) 202102005
AcuFeed Ditch Quilting Foot (Twin) SD 202103006
AcuFeed 1/4 Inch Quilt Piecing Foot OD (Twin) 202125004
AcuFeed Open-toe Foot UD (Twin) 202149004
AcuFeed Holder (Single) 859833006
AcuFeed Foot VD (Single) 859835101
AcuFeed Zipper Foot ED (Single) 859838001
Circular Sewing Attachment 202135007
Ribbon Sewing Guide (wide) 200444408
Ultra Glide Needle Plate & Ultra Glide Foot U 202201005
Large Buttonhole Foot & Stabilizer Plate LR 202199009
Pintucking Cord Guides for easy set bobbin models 202213000
Quilt Binder Set (easy set bobbin compatible) W1 202211008
Sliding Guide Foot SG 202293004
Taping Guide Foot TG 202310008
Needle Size 9 (15×1) Sharp 990109000
Needle Size 11 (15×1) Sharp 990111000
Needle Size 12 (15×1) Sharp 990112000
Needle Size 14 (15×1) Sharp 990114000
Needle Size 16 (15×1) Sharp 990116000
Needle Size 18 (15×1) Sharp 990118000
Needle Mixed (15×1) Sharp 990100000
Purple Tip Needles #14 BP 202122001
Blue Tip Needles #11 BP 200346007
Denim Needles #16 990416000
Top Stitch Needles #11/14 990500000
Leather Needles #11/14/16 990600000
Twin Needle (2mm) sharp 820828008
Optic Magnifiers with 1.2x 1.4x 1.6x Lenses BP 200130002
Spool Stand (2 threads) 859429005
Spool Stand (5 threads) 859430009
Plastic Bobbins x 10 BP 202010027
Plastic Bobbins x 5 BP 202010038
Universal Table Stand excl. plate 494710003
Plate F for universal table stand 494407107
Universal side table stand (no hole) 494709009
Extra Wide Table 863414000