The Elna eXplore 240 sewing machine has many practical features you will love and you’ll enjoy your next sewing project. With a full complement of stitches and features like automatic needle threading, this Elna eXplore 240 will bring you years of fun and easy sewing. Affordable, high-quality sewing machines are perfect for anyone learning to sew as well as for experienced sewers who want to add a basic, quality sewing machine to their sewing room.
Select from straight, zigzag, stretch, decorative, speciality stitches and a classic buttonhole. The automatic buttonhole foot on the eXplore 240 makes the classic buttonhole especially easy to create. Drop the feed dog to sew on buttons or create beautiful free motion embroidery. This Elna sewing machines is sure to provide pleasing results on any type of fabric or on any project.
This Elna eXplore 240 has versatile automatic, One-step buttonholing. 22 practical and decorative stitches including: straight, zigzag, stretch, blind hem, overlock and decorative patterns. Variable stitch width and length, convenient thread cutter, extra high foot lift with variable pressure - gives better results on delicate and heavy fabrics. Twin needle facility. Flat-bed sleeve-arm. Built-in carry handle. Sturdy construction.
22 stitches including automatic buttonhole
Stretch blind hem
Woven blind hem
3 Decorative satin stitches
5 Decorative stretch stitches
Auto needle threader
Adjustable stitch length 0-4 mm
Adjustable stitch width 0-5 mm
Variable needle positions-left to center needle position
Stitches conveniently displayed on the front of machine at eye level
Twin needle sewing
Strong needle penetration on all fabrics
Easy declutch for bobbin winding
Drop feed dog
Clip-on presser feet
Stitch selection dial
Retractable spool pins
Adjustable foot pressure
Extra presser foot lift
Front loading oscillating hook system
2 vertical spool pins
Built-in thread cutter
Large sewing surface with pivot pin points
Metric and inch measurements
Electronic foot control
Speed up to 800 spm
Std zigzag presser foot, 4 x bobbins, 2 x screwdriver, needle pack, seam ripper, satin stitch foot, adjustable zipper foot, blind hemming foot, satin stitch foot, automatic button hole foot, instruction book, soft cover and foot speed control.
30 day Exchange Guarantee.
If you're not happy with one of our products for any reason we will exchange it within 30 days (14 day returns for refunds) View our full returns policy
GUARANTEE - Parts & Labour
During the guarantee period, if your machine is found to be in need of attention owing to problems caused through faulty components, we will repair the item at no charge.
The limits and exclusions to this policy are set out within this document.
In order that we can courier your machine during your warranty period, you must keep all original boxing and packaging (including the polystyrene interior packaging) and ensure they are intact and free from moisture. Please note that we can only courier machines from addresses within mainland UK.
After 6 months of purchase, the cost of return or re-delivery of machine is to be paid by the customer – the cost at the time of writing is £30 which covers an insured return and re-delivery.
This guarantee is for machines supplied within the UK.
This DOES NOT affect your statutory rights.
Our guarantee will run along site any manufacturer's warranty and apply only to machines purchased for use in the UK and used for normal home/domestic use.
This guarantee does not cover
Foot controls, user error, accidental damage, bobbin cases, needles, bobbins, bulbs, loopers, belts, blades · any item not covered by the standard manufacturer's warranty.
Domestic machines can only be used for domestic and private use and any business use will invalidate this guarantee.
Any repair carried out by a non approved repairer will void your guarantee.
In event of an issue with your sewing machine, please contact us to arrange for the machine to be booked in to be inspected & repaired.
IRONING / STEAM PRESSES
All presses being used for commercial purposes such as but not limited to, hotels, nursing homes or B&Bs are guaranteed for 6 months. Parts only covered for 2 years.
Guarantee Exclusions - showroom, ex-display models and reboxed machines have a total of 1 year warranty as standard unless otherwise stated.
UK delivery is FREE on all orders over £30.
We aim to deliver orders of in stock items within 1-5 working days.
OUT OF STOCK or PRE-ORDERED ITEMS - If the title of your product or the description contains delivery information, please refer to this for estimated delivery of your item.
AGENCY MODELS (sent directly from manufacturers)
BROTHER - Many Brother models are sent directly from Brother. Please allow 1-5 days for delivery. Machines priced £599 or above may take up to 14 days for delivery. VR, PR and XV models are delivered to our showroom and then redelivered to your home or work.
JANOME - Many Janome models are sent from Janome's own warehouse. Please allow 1-5 days for delivery. Please allow 1-2 weeks for models: 14000, 15000, Atelier 9. Pre-ordered machines - please see delivery information in the title of the product.
PFAFF & VIKING HUSQVARNA - Most models from these brands are sent directly from mainland europe as special order items. Please allow 1 to 3 weeks for delivery.
SHOWROOM MODELS / EX-DISPLAY MODELS - These machines are tested by sewing machine engineers prior to being sent and may not be dispatched straight away - please allow 7-14 days for delivery.
GIFTS FOR BIRTHDAYS / CHRISTMAS - Items are sent out as they are delivered to us from the manufacturer in original packaging. Please send us a request if you would like your item "black-wrapped" to hide the contents. Note: this is not always possible at busy times and we would suggest delivering to an alternative address or collection point if convenient.
ADJUSTOFORM - Dress forms are made to order. Please allow 1-2 weeks for delivery.
OTHER BRANDS (INC. SINGER, BERNETTE, AEG, NECCHI, JAGUAR, HIGHLINE, TOYOTA, MILLEPUNTI, VIGORELLI) - Unless otherwise stated, please allow 1-5 working days for delivery.
Delivery times may be longer than quoted in busy periods such as Sales, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas time, Bank holidays etc. If your item is of an urgent nature, please check with your sales agent for up-to-date delivery times.
NOTIFICATIONS OF DELIVERY (By Courier)
Our carrier will normally notify you by email or text message (SMS) 1-2 days before delivery.
Please note that if you order more than one product, they may arrive separately - even if advertised as part of a bundle. This is due to the fact that we operate several warehouses and some stock is delivered directly from the manufacturer.
Deliveries are securely tracked. This is to ensure the goods are delivered and received correctly. If you can’t be there to sign for delivery our couriers will generally leave the item(s) with a neighbour or a safe place if you have specified this is as appropriate.
Delivering Outside UK
Many of our products are only available for delivery within the United Kingdom. We only supply BS spec product designed for use in the UK. Please check with our sales team before ordering if you wish to order for delivery outside of the UK.
If you wish to provide delivery instructions after placing your order, please contact us as soon as possible quoting order number.
These are delivered by pallet at a cost of £65. Please note these items can be heavy and will may require 2 people to unload into your premises. Failed deliveries will not be refunded.
Please see our returns policy (click here)