Bernina Activa 210

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bernina activa 210

The computerized Bernina Activa line starts from this model. This sewing machine has 12 stitch patterns including buttonhole, built-in needle threader, built-in thread cutter, needle stop up/down feature, halve the motor speed button, additional built-in spool holder, adjustable needle position (9 positions), fully adjustable stitch width and length.

Bernina Activa 210 has the powerful motor (900 rpm) with high needle penetration power, it allows you to sew thick and multi-layered fabrics.

This machine has all utilities that you would actualy use for sewing simple and advanced projects.

Direct stitch selection from the 12 stitches at the press of a button – quick and easy.
Bernina activa 210 stitch patterns

LCD screen
The illuminated screen gives all necessary information and settings at a glance: Selected stitch, stitch length and width, needle stop and recommended presser foot are displayed.
bernina activa 210 navigation

Needle stop and motor speed
For simple, confident sewing, you can set needle stop up / down and halve the motor speed at the touch of a button.
bernina activa 210 navigation

Built-in needle threader
bernina activa 210 built-in needle threader

Thread tension
bernina activa 210 thread tension

Bobbin winding system
bernina activa 210 bobbin winding system

Reverse Button
bernina activa 210 reverse

Two spool holders
The vertical, fold-out second spool holder is especially useful when winding bobbins, or when using twin needles.
bernina activa 210 spool holders

Built-in thread cutter
bernina activa 210 thread cutter

Optional Accessories

Magnifying Glass Set
This set of three glasses offers varying degrees of magnification to suit your needs. Use them to facilitate needle threading for precision work
Magnifying Glass Set

  activa 210
image activa 210
brand Bernina
category Computerized Sewing Machine
alternative names
release date
rating 8
street price $450.00
Letter Sewing No
Max Stitch Length 5
Stitch Width Adjustable
Max Stitch Width (mm) 5.5
Buttonhole Sewing 4-step
Styles of Buttonhole 1
Twin Needle Posibility Yes
Spool pins Horizontal + 1 extra
Needle Threader Built-in Needle Threader
Reverse Sewing Yes
Bobbing Type Vertical
Variations of Needle Position adjustable
Tension Control Manual
Feed Dog 3 points
Darning option Drop feed dog lever
Presser Foot Pressure Preset
Presser Foot Lifter Manual
Free Arm Yes
Wide Table Yes
Light Yes
Maximum Sewing Speed (stitches per minute) 900 spm
Accessory Storage Accessory Box
Guide LCD Screen
Color White
Knee-lifting lever No
Thread trimming Manual (built-in tread cutter)
Start-Stop Function No
Automatic Lock Stitch No
Needle Stop Up/Down Yes
Speed Control Yes, 2 speed
Memory Function No
Built-in Handle Yes
Included Accessory Feet Standard foot, Buttonhole foot, Zipper foot, Blindstitch foot
Carying case Dust Cover
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