Patent Number: 8,869,723

Title: Embroidery frame transport device and sewing machine

Abstract: An embroidery frame transport device includes a carriage and a first drive mechanism. The carriage rotatably supports an embroidery frame and that is capable of moving in a first direction. The first drive mechanism is provided separately from the carriage, that transports the carriage in the first direction and that causes the embroidery frame supported by the carriage to rotate.

Inventors: Hasegawa; Katsuhisa (Kitanagoya, JP), Magara; Midori (Nagoya, JP), Hori; Masayuki (Gifu, JP)

Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: D05B 39/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00