BabyLock Crown Jewel Long Arm Quilting Machine (BLCJ18)


BabyLock Crown Jewel BLCJ18 

(In Store Only Machine ~ Please call for more info)

The Crown Jewel longarm machine from Baby Lock allows you to create gorgeous and intricate quilting with an astonishingly smooth stitch for the utmost creative freedom and precision. With a generous 18″ longarm, you can achieve beautiful and professional-quality quilting with ease.

Effortlessly control every aspect of your quilt with large a LCD on the front and back handles.  Enjoy the satisfaction of adding the final touch with the Crown Jewel.


Built-In Stitch Regulator

Stitch Regulator is built-in and regulates your selected stitch length from 4 to 18 stitches per inch.

Back and Front Handles

Effortlessly control the motion of the Crown Jewel from the side of the machine that you prefer with the comfort gripped handles.


Stay Informed with the LCD Display

Large, color LCD Display shows: Stitch Regulator and Manual modes, Multiple LED Lighting options, Memory settings, Needle speed, Stitch counters, Alarm mode, Diagnostics, Calculator.

Large “M” Class Bobbin

Enjoy less bobbin changes with the largest bobbins available in quilting (up to 40% more than a standard bobbin).

Stitch Control Features

Handle Bar Control Buttons at your fingertips: Needle Up/Down, Start/Stop, Speed Up, Speed Down.

QuiltMotion Software

Take your quilting to the next level with QuiltMotion software, designed specifically for the Crown Jewel. You can choose, edit or even create quilt motifs on your PC, then instantly transfer your patterns to the machine and hardware for automatic quilting with flawless placement.Technical Features

Throat Space is 18″ wide work space right of needle x 8.25″ high

Quilting space on Grace Majestic or Pinnacle Frame is 15″ maximum
Maximum quilt pantograph size is 12″

Stitch Control Features for perfectly balanced stitches

1/4″ Hopping foot holds down the fabric while the needle completes the stitch
Needle bar stroke = 35.3mm
Hopping foot stroke/lift = 5mm

Stitch Regulator is built-in and regulates  your selected stitch length from 4 to 18 stitches per inch

Manual Stitch Mode allows manual operation of the machine at a pre-selected needle speed

Precision Stitch regulated mode follows your lead and is best for ruler work and retracing patterns
Cruise Stitch regulated mode allows the needle to immediately begin stitching at the percent speed chosen


Automatic Needle Positioning:Walking Stitch for tie off stitches at the beginning and end of quilting

Needle Up/Down
Full Stitch and Half Stitch – programs the needle to take a half stitch or full stitch when the needle up/down button is pressed

Maximum sewing speed of 1,800 spm
Large, color LCD Display shows:

Stitch Regulator and Manual modes
Multiple LED Lighting options
Memory settings
Needle speed
Stitch counters
Alarm mode


Technical Features Continued

High speed rotary hook
Uses 134R system, slight ball point needle
“M” Class Bobbin

Front and Back Handles for easy control and less fatigue

Provides control from 2 sides of the machine
Easy to reach rubber grips for comfort

Handle Bar Control Buttons at your fingertips

Needle Up/Down
Speed Up
Speed Down

External electric bobbin winder with variable speeds lets you wind your own bobbins with personally selected threads
Laser light stylus for ease in following pantographs from front or back of machine
LightingCompatible with standard 1/4″ thick rulers and templates

36 Integrated high intensity natural-color LED lights on front handle bar
Ability to add up to 10 more clusters for 30 LED lights

Additional Information

Quiet / smooth operationMachine weight – 52 lbs.

Solid cast aluminum construction
Internal DC motor

Included Accessories

Your choice of carriage with encoders for Grace Majestic or Pinnacle Frame
Electronic bobbin winder with variable speed
Laser light and clamp
Other Accessories:

5 “M” size metal bobbins
2 packs of needles (size 16 and 18)
Thread mast and washers
Oiling kit
Needle removal wrench
Allen wrench
Instruction manual

Optional Accessories

QuiltMotion Software -Item #BLJ18-QM
Ruler Base – Item # BLJ18-RB
Horizontal Spool Pin – Item # BLJ18-HS
Cluster Light – Item # BLJ18-L
Gold Standard – Item # BLJ18-GS
Adapter & Stylus Holder- Item # BLJ18-SA
Stylus – Item # BLJ18-ST
Channel Lock -Item# BLJ18-CL
Grace Majestic Frame -Item #GMF
Grace Majestic Frame 2 foot extension -Item #GMF-EXT
Grace Start Right Precision Cloth Leaders – Item # GFCL
Grace Pinnacle Frame Only – Item # GAQF
Grace Pinnacle 3’ Foot Adapter – Item # GAQF-ADAPTER
Grace Pinnacle Frame Shelf – Item # GAQF-S
Bobbins – Item # BLJ-BOB

Size 16 – Item # 134FG-100
Size 18- Item # 134FG-110
Size 20 – Item # 134FG-125