About the Brother XL2600i Sewing Machine

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The Brother XL2600i is a free-arm home sewing machine with 25 built-in stitches. The machine includes an automatic needle threader, built-in thread cutter, drop-in bobbin loading, auto bobbin winding and a 1-step auto-size buttonholer. There is an accessory storage built into the free arm which includes 5 additional presser feet and additional bobbins.

For overview of main parts of the machine and included parts, see pages 10 – 13 of the manual.

Quick Start Guide



  • Make sure long hair is pulled back and baggy/loose clothing is secured
  • Keep foot off pedal or turn machine off when making adjustments
  • Be cautious when sewing thick fabrics – too much stress on the needle can cause it to break