Janome 5300QDC


The 5300QDC is the perfect machine for dressmaking, quilting and crafting. This machine gives you time-saving features with an automatic thread cutter which trims the top and a bobbin thread simultaneously, the knee lifter allows you to lift the presser foot using your leg, giving you the freedom to use 2 hands on your creative stitching. The 300 Built-in Stitches allows you to create using a variety of stitching techniques – Heirloom, Applique, Top Stitching, hand-look quilting, lettering, decorative stitching, stitch building, thread painting and more. For bigger projects included is a large extension table, when fitted to the machine it substantially increases your workarea. Wanting perfect stitch alignment or you just need to simply have a better view of your stitching, this model has 3 different strengths of optic magnifiers, when attached to the machine you can adjust the viewing angle or when not required, simply swing it to the side or remove it. Program stitch combinations of up to 50 patterns with the option for mirror editing. The versatile stitch chart clips right onto the machine for easy viewing. Flip to read both sides of the chart, and fold to the back of the machine for simple storage.



  • Sewing
  • Optic Magnifiers
  • 7mm stitch width
  • Extra wide table
  • Weight 6.9Kg



Work Space 170mm (6.7″) x 110mm (4.3″)
Sewing Speed Up to 820 stitches per minute.
Machine Screen LCD with backlight
Built-in Stitches 300
Stitch Width 7mm
Buttonholes 12
Needle Positions 15
Foot Pressure Yes, 6 levels
Needle Threader Yes, superior type
Lighting White LED light
Standard Sewing Feet 11
Extra Wide Table Yes
Machine Size W406 x H302 x D175mm
Weight 6.9Kg
Free Arm Length 90mm from needle
Quick Reference Stitch Chart Yes
Stitch Length Up to 5mm.
Speed Control Slide Yes
Stitch Elongation No
Mirror Image Stitches Yes
Startover Press the Memory Key to start the stitch at the beginning again.
Bobbin Winder Yes
Fonts in Normal Sew 1 font (Block) with numbers
Drop Feed Yes
Superior Plus Feed System 7 piece feed dog; no more fabric slipping, puckering and shifting
Needle Plate Easy Set Bobbin feature and has patented needle plate markings for precision sewing with needle drop position, angle marks and sewing guides in front of the sewing foot. In front of the bobbin cover are seam guide markings from left to right: 1/4 inch, 3/8 inch & 5/8 inch.
Thread Cutter Automatic thread cutter; cuts top & bobbin thread at the same time, pulling top thread to underside.
Stop/Start Button Ability to sew without a foot control attached. Holding the Start/Stop button when starting to sew, makes the machine sew slowly. When finishing press & hold the Start/Stop button and the machine will sew slowly then stop when you release the button.
Needle Up/Down Function Yes, this function as a memory setting. Default setting is to finish in the down position.
Auto Lock-off Stitch button Locks off your stitching at the push of button.
Reverse Button Yes
Magnifier Yes, the set of 3 AcuMagnifiers are supplied with this machine (20/40/60) Magnifications being 1.2x / 1.4x / 1.6x
Adjustable Knee Lifter Has a standard knee lift, not adjustable.
Upper Thread Sensor No
Bobbin Thread Sensor No
Storage Accessory box
Carry Handle 90°rotary short type(136mm) Neatly folds into the top of the machine.
Foot Control Yes
Internal Frame Rigid die-cast aluminium frame for stable sewing at high speeds

Standard Accessories

  • Zigzag Foot A
  • Overedge Foot C with brush
  • Zipper Foot E
  • Satin Stitch Foot F
  • Open-to Satin Stitch Foot F2 *
  • Blind Hemming Foot G
  • Overcast Foot M
  • 1/4˝ Seam Foot O *
  • Automatic Buttonhole Foot R
  • Darning Foot (open-toe) *
  • Even Feed Foot (open-toe) with Quilt Guide *
  • Cloth Guide *
  • Optic Magnifier 20 with Magnifier Holder
  • Optic Magnifier 40
  • Optic Magnifier 60
  • Quilt Attachment Set * (above parts with * located in set)
  • Janome Plastic Bobbins x 4
  • Needle Set (Janome needles)
  • Additional Spool Pin
  • Screwdriver (lge)
  • Lint Brush
  • Seam Ripper
  • Spool Holder (large) x 2
  • Spool Holder (small) x 2
  • Foot Control
  • Wide Extension Table
  • Knee Lift (standard, not adjustable)
  • Power Cable
  • Instruction Book
  • Instructional Video DVD
  • Quick Reference Stitch Chart + chart holder
  • Hard Machine Cover