Brother's six-needle commercial embroidery machine gives high speed embroidery with an impressive range of user-friendly features. Perfect for a home-based embroidery business, the PR680W can take your passion, and business, to the next level
If you have your sights set on developing a small home embroidery business, the easy-to-use Brother Entrepreneur W PR680W 6-needle embroidery machine will help you achieve your ambitions.
This impressive machine has 6 individually customisable needles and industrial level acceleration; it can produce up to 1000 stitches per minute within just seven seconds, so you’ll get through those orders in no time, with minimal noise.
Give yourself space to create on the generous 200 x 300 mm work area and easily work on the large 10.1'' built-in high-definition LCD display. Easily adjust your design by rotating in 0.1-degree, 1-degree, 10-degree, or 90-degree increments.
There’s a perfect pattern for every perfect order with the 673 built-in embroidery designs (including monogram and buttonhole styles) and 50 built-in lettering fonts. Stitch out the built-in designs as they are, or express your creativity with the design editing features.
Customise fonts by adjusting the spacing, colour shuffling, or changing the thread density to improve the look of stitching. Add an instant pattern outline with the appliqué feature and reduce editing time with colour grouping.
Save time and mistakes with the built-in stitch simulator, automatic colour stitch sequence, basting stitch outline feature and smart stitch management. The PR680W will also automatically resume the embroidery design at the exact stitch when the machine either stopped or lost power.
With the largest crosshair pointer on the market, you can see exactly where your needles will drop, ensuring perfect pattern placement every time. Easily position jobs faster and more accurately. Nine points can be set: centre, four corners and four middles.
Brother have upgraded the upper thread tension dials and expanded the thread tension range to give you ultimate control in fine tension settings. You’ll see less puckering on lighter fabrics like satin and organza.
As your business expands, you can customise your business workflow with the new key optimisation and shortcut keys. Added administrator and operator locks adds a new level of security and safety.
With wireless connectivity you stay in control wherever you are. Keep track of your embroidery with the My Stitch Monitor app from your mobile device. Send designs wirelessly from your PC to the PR680W with Design Database Transfer (Windows desktop devices only). You can also get machine updates automatically. And with Brother’s PE-Design 11 software (additional purchase required), you can link as many as 10 machines without a cable.
With 24 pre-installed tutorial videos – covering everything from basic operations to embroidery functions - you’ll be an expert in no time! More can be downloaded too. Next-level versatility, next-level speed, and next-level editing – all in an easy-to-use package. Turn any challenge into an opportunity and see how the Brother Entrepreneur W PR680W can take your passion, and business, to the next level.
Brother's specialist embroidery software packages (PE Design 11, or PE Design Plus2) are available at a significantly reduced prices (approx. 40% reduction from our usual RRP) when purchased at the same time as this machine. PE Design 11 is an extremely sophisticated package offering huge amounts of editing and functionality. PE Design Plus 2 is more limited in its range but will still significantly add to your embrodery repertoire. Please choose from the dropdown options available when placing your order.
Why buy a machine from us?
Exeter Sewing Machine Company is an independent, family-owned business based in the centre of Exeter, Devon which has been in business for over 70 years. We sell Brother, Janome, Bernina, Baby Lock and Husqvarna machines along with their accessories, with the full back-up and support you would expect from a local family business.
Our independence and experience mean we can provide an unbiased opinion and advice to help you choose the right machine for you. When the store is open we offer free machine demonstrations, meaning that you can see and even try the machines before making your decision.
Large embroidery area (300 x 200 mm) The large embroidery area and variety of included (200 x 300 mm, 130 x 180 mm, 100 x 100 mm and 40 x 60 mm) and optional frames gives you the flexibility to create a multitude of projects from jackets and t-shirts to socks and baby clothes.
6 needles with customisable settings You can individually customise each of the PR680W’s six needles for speed, colour lock and now, the disengagement of the needle threader – useful when using a thin needle!
6-needle auto-threading Make threading simple! With just the touch of a button you can automatically thread each needle in a matter of seconds. For added efficiency this can even be done without a design on the screen!
Customisable lighting system See your work clearly with the four built-in LED lights. With five brightness settings you can find your ideal lighting level. The bright LEDs will illuminate your work with virtually no shadows.
Fast and adjustable embroidery Get a professional finish, even on tricky items and using speciality threads. Embroidery speeds can be reduced to 400spm for flats, as well as for the (optional) cap and cylinder frame.
Automatic thread cutter Cuts upper and lower thread automatically at the end of each colour change on embroidery.
Basting function Apply a basting stitch outline to the perimeter of any design to hold the fabric to the stabilizer. Great for larger fabrics and hard-to-hoop items.
10.1” HD LCD touchscreen Navigate the easy-to-use interface and see your designs in full colour on the crystal clear display – zoom in up to 200%. Fine quality thumbnail preview available for both external and built-in patterns.
Smart stitch management Check the stitch progress bar to see how much time is left to stitch out each part of the embroidery design. Key in the stitch number to go forward or backward by any number of stitches.
Cylinder arm Easily embroider hard to reach items such as caps, tote bags, sleeves, trouser legs and much more.
Easy embroidery features Use the built-in touchscreen to convert multi-colour designs to single-colour embroidery. Add registration marks for easy, continuous borders.
Colour shuffling 2 function Get even more colour possibilities with the colour shuffling 2 function. Use the pin graphic function in Random and Gradient modes to ensure your favourite colours are always included in your shuffle.
Colour grouping Save time by selecting multiple regions at a time for editing colour.
Intuitive colour management Customise designs even further by selecting areas of embroidery designs that you wish to skip before you start stitching. Stitch simulator Minimise mistakes! See your design on screen before a stitch is sewn, with the stitch simulator.
Auto-density adjustment When enlarging designs, the stitch count is automatically recalculated, so your resized design will fit your custom project and maintain stitch quality. Designs can be adjusted from 60% to 200% of the original.
Customise designs on screen There’s no limit to what you can create. Arrange and align text, add an easy applique outline, pattern rotation in 0.1, 1, 10, 90 degree increments, add lettering, adjust sizes and combine designs – and much more!
Group and ungroup Selected multiple regions at a time for editing colour. Easily group letters to move all at once, combine designs and edit them as one, or separate design elements and edit pieces individually.
Variety of built in embroidery designs Choose from 102 embroidery patterns, 50 utility stitches, 3 monogram fonts, 611 decorative alphabet patterns, 10 buttonholes in 3 sizes and 140 frame pattern combinations. 50 built-in lettering fonts Input multiple lines of text or lettering, all with the capability to edit. Rearrange words or phrases, combine selected words, change the style and size of individual letters, and even change the font style of a whole line. Easily align text left, centre or right. Perfect for embroidering multiple line poems, phrases, and wedding announcements.
WLAN connectivity and My Stitch Monitor™ app With wireless connectivity keep track of your embroidery with the My Stitch Monitor app from your mobile device. Follow the progress of your project, get thread change alerts and know when your embroidery is finished.
Three built-in USB ports A high-speed port for fast design transfers, a second port for machine peripherals, and a third port for computer connectivity.