HQ Avante

Control the entire process of creating and finishing quilts. The HQ Avante provides just the right amount of quilting space for today's quilters with 18" of throat space. You'll comfortably be able to quilt heirlooms and gifts for family and friends and charity for hours at a time. Integrated technology and engineering provide the functionality that quilters demand, paired with the smoothest stitch in the industry.


This quality product is backed by the HQ Warranty and European Support from Pinhole Quilting. It conforms to all relevant European regulations and can be supplied with UK or European style plugs. 

£9,745 for HQ18 Avante Package with 12' Frame including Installation and Training
£8,295 for HQ18 Avante Package with Little Foot Frame including Installation and Training

* Free within 100 miles of our base near Pershore (based on Google Maps car mileage). Ask us for a quote for other destinations. 

Package Includes

  • HQ Avante 18-inch longarm

  • 10- or 12-foot Studio Frame with HQ Precision-Glide Track System and three HQ leaders

  • Stitching speed up to 2,200 precision stitches per minute

  • Front Power Switch

  • Easy-Set Tension

  • Front and rear touchscreens

  • Handi Quilter Bobbinwinder

  • Handi Quilter Warranty - 5 years mechanical and 5 years electronic/electrical. 10 years casting. For full HQ Warranty details click here to go to the Handi Quilter site.

Machine Features

  • LED light ring

  • Handi Feet mount with quarter-inch ruler foot installed, open-toe foot

  • Two modes of stitch regulation: Precision and Cruise

  • Front and rear touchscreens on handlebars with controls

  • Manual Mode with three customisable presets
  • Four basing stitch options
  • Menu-controlled UV and white LED lights in handlebars and around needle bar for maximum lighting

  • Consistent stitch quality from 4 to 22 stitches per inch

  • Installation included within 100 miles of our base (please request a quote for our destinations)

Pinhole Quilting Starter Pack

​We include the following with the Avante Machine

  • 1 Pack of 10 Needles 16/100-R

  • 1 Pack of 10 Needles 18/110-R

  • Handi Quilter Zinger Scissors Holder

  • Curved Scissors

  • 5 x M-Class Bobbins

  • 2 x Channel Locks

  • Sample thread pack 

  • Pantograph

Optional Extras

  • Upgrade path to HQ Pro-Stitcher (R) for computerised quilting

  • HQ Micro Handles for precise control

  • HQ Ruler Base

  • Horizontal spool pin for fragile threads

  • Groovy Board adapter and stylus for doing edge to edge work with Groovy Boards

  • Set of three Couching Handi Feet

  • Glide Foot

  • Set of three echo feet

  • 27-inch Super Leader

  • Optional Education and Training

© 2017 by Pinhole Quilting Limited

Company Registration No: 10445775

VAT Registration Number: GB 257 680 375 

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