Altair 2

  • 10.1" LCD Screen
  • Large 11.25" Workspace
  • Needle Beam
Required with Purchase

A comprehensive service, support, and maintenance program as well as unlimited access to over 1,000 sewing education videos.  We require this with all machine purchases through because we believe strongly in maintaining the quality and ensuring your continued success with our machines.  

To purchase a BabyLock machine without requiring this plan, visit your local Baby Lock retailer

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IQ Intuition Positioning® App

Use this positioning app to take a photo of your fabric in a special hoop and wirelessly transfer it to your machine. The image will display onscreen in high resolution in lifelike color, allowing you to perfectly position your design exactly where you want it, how you want it, every time. 

IQ Designer

Create your own designs with ease! You can draw on the screen, scan your favorite artwork, upload an existing file using a USB drive, or wirelessly send artwork to your machine. Whatever your preference, your art instantly converts for embroidery!

9.5" X 14" Embroidery Field

Stitch bigger embroidery designs with less re-hooping with a large embroidery field.

774 Built-in Stitches

Altair 2 is loaded with stitches, giving you a wide assortment of options for every project. You can combine them for countless stitch combinations and save them in memory to retrieve at any time.


Working as both an embroidery and a sewing machine, Altair 2 is packed with power and technology allowing your creative side to take control. With IQ Technology®, you can seamlessly transfer images to your machine from your smart device using the IQ Intuition Positioning® App for perfect design placement in the hoop or design creation in IQ Designer.

The Baby Lock Altair sewing and embroidery machine features include:

  • IQ Intuition Positioning®
  • Design Database Transfer
  • 9-1/2" x 14" Embroidery Field
  • IQ Designer
  • 771 Built-In Stitches
  • 494 Built-In Embroidery Designs
  • Large 11.25" Workspace
  • Needle Beam

Maximumn Embroidery Size/Area: 9.5" X 14"
Weight With Embroidery Unit: 47.6 lbs
Rotation Capability: Yes
Machine Weight Only: 37.5 lbs
On-Screen Editing: Yes
Combine Designs: Yes
Machine Only Depth: 12 5/8"
Total Number of USB Ports: 2
Frame Patterns: 140
Machine Only Width: 26 1/6"
Number of USB Type A Ports: 2
Built-In Designs: 534
Machine Only Height: 13 1/16"
Built-In Fonts: 30
Number of Needles: 1
Data Input Types: .pes, .phc, .pec, .dst
Embroidery Pattern Memory: Yes
Automatic Applique: Yes
Embroidery Speed: 1,050 SPM
Design Duplication Capability: Yes

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