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HQ Forte 24" Long Arm Machine MSRP


Handi Quilter Forte 24" Long Arm Machine

Introducing the new Handi Quilter Forte Longarm Quilting Machine. Made by quilters, for quilters. The HQ Forte 24 is jam packed with features and includes your choice of a 10" or 12" HQ Gallery2 Frame with HQ Precision-Glide Track (8-wheels). Everything you need for free-motion quilting right out of the box, including a powerful stand-alone bobbin winder. Don't miss out on this amazing machine and start quilting better today!


  • 24" of brightly-lit throat space
  • Pinpoint Needle Laser
  • Easy-Set Tension
  • 7-inch color touch screen (add the Pro-Stitcher and use that tablet for your machine display instead)
  • Menu-controlled QuiltMaster LED Lighting Package: throat, needlebar, and bobbin
  • QuiltMaster front handlebars: Independently adjustable, ergonomic with integrated micro handles
  • QuiltMaster servo-controlled stitch regulation (perfect stitches, every time)
  • Programmable handlebar buttons
  • Stitching speeds up to 2,500 stitches per minute
  • Consistent stitch quality from 4-24 stitches per inch
  • Two modes of stitch regulation: Precision or Cruise
  • Five convenient built-in tie-off stitches
  • High-speed rotary hook with large capacity M-class bobbin
  • Manual mode with three customizable preset speeds
  • Pro-Stitcher ready! All necessary cabling is pre-installed inside
  • Choose from 10-foot or 12-foot HQ Gallery2 Frame sizes
  • Handi Feet-compatible; includes ruler foot and open-toe foot
  • On-screen hand wheel
  • Magnetic Tool Minder Collar
  • Bobbin-use estimator
  • Front power switch
  • Thread-break sensor and alarm
  • Stitch counter
  • Easy needle change
  • Needle-stop up/down control
  • Five basting stitches


    • Amara On Screen Hand Wheel Amara Easy Set Tension Knob Amara Adjustable Handlebars Amara Pin Point Needle Laser
      On Screen Hand Wheel Easy Set Tension Knob Fully Adjustable Handle Bars Pin Point Needle Laser




      Handi Quilter Studio2 Frame

      Made of high-quality steel, the HQ Gallery2 Frame is a robust, professional grade combination table and frame system for the home or professional studio.

      • Choose the loading method you prefer with QuiltMaster DuoLoad system
      • High-quality steel provides a solid, free-standing foundation for your quilting
      • Zinc-plated hardware resists corrosion
      • Choose from 10-foot or 12-foot frame sizes. 14-foot expansion kit option now available 
      • Pole cradles provide accessibility for loading quilt batting
      • Height-adjustable legs with self-leveling feet accommodate a variety of floor surfaces
      • Set of three quality canvas leaders (with Velcro attachment)
      • Bungee-style elastic side tensioning system
      • Built-in hand wheel, snap-in poles, and smooth-rolling bearings make advancing the quilt a simple task
      • Batting storage pole keeps batting rolls off the floor

                 Studio 2 Frame Loading Options - Now there are 2 ways to load your quilt!

    • Studio 2 Frame Standard Load Studio2 Frame Clearview Mode
      Studio2 Frame Standard Load Studio2 Frame Clearview Load
      Provides a visual reminder of actual quilting space and easy access to the bobbin area for oiling and bobbin changing. Often chosen for ruler work, this option clears the way for the use of longer or larger rulers and templates.