Melco Bravo 16 Needle Commercial Embroidery Machine Software

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Includes Melco Design Shop Standard Edition Software

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Get 16 needles of embroidery speed and efficiency with the Melco Amaya Bravo Single Head 16 Needle Embroidery Machine Plus Design Shop Lite Software.  The Melco Amaya Bravo Single Head 16 Needle Embroidery Machine Plus Design Shop Lite Software  is loaded with features and accessories to start up your embroidery business and keep it going for years to come.  With the purchase of the Melco Amaya Bravo Single Head 16 Needle Embroidery Machine Plus Design Shop Lite Software  you will get software, support and training at your location!


  • With this combo package you get:

    • Melco Amaya Bravo Professional Embroidery Machine & Cart
    • Round Hoop set (3.5", 4.68", 5.85", 14.25" x 11.75")
    • Power Cord, Ethernet Crossover Cable
    • Design Shop Standard Edition Software (Digitizing with Vector Graphic Conversion Option)
    • Dakota Quick Click Program
    • Action Illustrated 1000 Design Pack
    • Small Business Start Up Guide (PDF file)
    • New Operating Software with more functionality
    • Training at your location
    • Support after the sale by factory trained Melco Technicians
  • The AMAYA BRAVO from MELCO, the world leader in embroidery machines and technology, is a professional 16-needle embroidery machine capable of embroidering a wide variety of products at speeds that are among the fastest in the industry.
  • All packages include the Patented Acti-Feed Auto Tension System which adjusts thread tensions automatically. There are no tension knobs to set.
  • The BRAVO is a perfect machine for anyone starting or expanding an embroidery shop or for those moving up from a single-needle home machine. The Bravo is fast, powerful and designed for 24 hour-a-day production and offers businesses of any size professional level embroidery capabilities at an affordable price.
  • The BRAVO can embroider apparel, caps, bags, towels, totes, bibs, blankets and a wide variety of textiles with excellent quality every time, anything that can be hooped can be embroidered on the BRAVO.
  • Personalized, monogrammed and embroidered goods are in great demand and the BRAVO is built to produce a wide variety of products to meet these demands quickly and efficiently.
  • Start your own business today with a BRAVO embroidery machine - you can be up and running and making money sooner than you might think. The business and extra income is out there waiting for you to take the next step.

The BRAVO 16 needle professional embroidery machine is designed for both home hobbyists and commercial production.  This machine offers businesses of any size powerful embroidery capabilities at an affordable price. Best of all, it is engineered in the USA.

The BRAVO can embroider apparel, caps, bags, and a wide variety of textiles with BEAUTIFUL quality. It is the fastest in its industry, capable of stitching 1100 stitches per minute.  Tops offers different bundled packages to suit your particular needs. One of the optional cap hoops has a tremendous 270 degree sew field, the largest in its industry. Speaking of big, there is an optional 16” x 16” square hoop, perfect for home décor or jacket back stitching. (Depending on the package you choose, included hoops are a 14” x 12” or 17” x 12” rectangular hoop, and three circle hoops measuring 3”, 4.5” and 5.5”.) The incredibly small cylindrical bobbin arm enables embroidery on a wide variety of products at high speed. If speed is your game and production is your name, rest assured, up to four BRAVO machines can be networked together to create a multi-head system! Perfect for businesses.

The BRAVO Operating System allows for easy design loading. It is compatible with home and commercial file formats. Registration of designs is simple with the laser alignment feature. Effortlessly choose colors for your design and press ‘Go’. Thread tensions are automatically adjusted in the BRAVO Operating System with the patented Acti-Feed thread control. This feature reduces thread breaks and simplifies machine operation.

$10,495 Package "B" Contents

Melco Amaya BRAVO 16-Needle Professional Embroidery Machine & 
Heavy Duty Cart with Rollers 
DesignShop v10 Standard Embroidery Software (USB) ($1499.00 Value)

BRAVO Operating System OS 11 with Applique Stop (USB)
Online Webinar Software Training
Phone and E-Mail Support - Unlimited, Toll-Free
Phone Consultation with our Embroidery Industry Expert
Small Business Start Up Guide from Melco
Melco Sizer Embroidery Software
TrueSizer Embroidery File Converter Download Link
Dakota Collectables Dakota Quick Clicks 200 Embroidery Designs of Your Choice 
Action Illustrated 1,000 Start Up Pack Embroidery Designs

Embroidery Starter Kit Includes:
Thread, Backing, Topping, Bobbins, Needles, Nippers, Tweezers
1 - 12.0" x 14.0" Jacket Back Hoop
1 - 3.50" Hoop
1 - 4.75" Hoop
1 - 6.00" Hoop
1 - Power Cord, US 110V
1 - Crossover Ethernet Cable 25'

You can add optional items at the time you purchase for a discount..  For the Cap Driver and 2 Cap frames the cost is $1,000.  You can add a pocket hoop for $99.00.  Please see drop down menu.

Tool Kit Includes: 
Extra trimmer knife, extra red thread feed ruler, extra bobbin case, 2 extra thumb screws for arms, allen wrench set, 4 mm allen driver, bobbin case screwdriver, metal grease, brush for grease, oiler with spout, offset screwdriver, plastic cord for threading tubes, .4 mm gauge for rotary hook support position bracket, panel selection button guide.

Embroidery Machine Specifications
Type and Number of Heads 1 Embroidery Head, Cylindrical Arm with Flat Bed Attachment
Number of Needles 16
Maximum Flat Hoop Size (X,Y) 14.17"x 11.8"
Removable Table Top with Tool Bays Yes 
Minimum/Maximum Sewing Speed - FLat Hoops 300-1000 spm
Minimum/Maximum Sewing Speed - Cap Hoop 300-1000 spm
Stitch Length Range Limited Only by Hoop Size
User Interface BRAVO Operating System OS Lite
Machine Configuration Single-Head
Simplified User Interface Step by Step Guide Software
Thread Feed Technology Patented Acti-Feed Auto Tension, No Tension Knobs to Adjust
Thread Break Detection Yes
Temperature Range 15-40° C
Humidity Max 85% RH
Installation Category II
Pollution Degree 2
Motor Type Servo
Motor Capacity X and Z: 100 Watts Y: 250 Watts
Machine Construction Material Aluminum Frame
Automatic Thread Trimmer Yes
Lighting Type Cold Bright Cold bright LED
Power Supply 90-260V  (Single Phase, 50/60 HZ, 4A)
Power Consumption Typical: 200 Watts Max: 650 Watts


Dimensions With Cart
Width 28.5"
Height 62.4"
Depth 37.2"
Weight 210.3 lbs


Dimensions Without Cart
Width 28.5"
Height 37.4"
Depth 29.0"
Weight 165 lbs

Software Specifications

DesignShop v10 Lite Embroidery Software
Lettering capabilities with 84 fonts, plus design editing capabilities.

Enhanced screen layout
Object Properties Window 
File Information in open dialog box
Realistic display of trimmed/non-trimmed thread
Property toolbar
Enhanced entry and exit point symbols
Custom hoop selections
Show Stitches in 3D
Unlimited undo/redo
Graphical zoom in and out
Show/hide stitches, wireframe point lines, connectors, entry/exit points and elements
Print design, status, note, company logo
Drawing speeds, slow to fast redraw
Project tree
Layer by color
Color palette and navigator
Units of measure English, metric, points
Display embroidery hoops for commercial machines

Envelope for lettering
Customize both envelope and perspective baselines by adding points along the line
84 Alphabets
Control point editing
Display alphabet code sheets
Automatic Borders
Scale, rotate and slant individual letters
On screen lettering
Lettering properties simplified
Multicolor, symbol, monogramming
Change height, width and slant
Change color of individual letters
Closest, bottom or as digitized connections
Scale, rotate and slant lettering elements
Alphabet preview
Auto underlay
Change letter stitch order: center out, right to left, left to right
Change line stitch order: top to bottom, line wrapping, bottom up

Import existing embroidery files, rotate, resize, add lettering
Color handling system
True element bounding boxes
Scale toolbar
X, Y pull compensation
Insert, move and change input points
Scale and rotate
Cut, copy, paste and duplicate

Backup system
Improved help system
Internet updates
Color sequence ability

System Requirements

Microsoft Windows 2000 with Service Pack 4 or higher
Microsoft XP (Professional or Home) Service Pack 2 or higher
Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows 10
Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 1

Must meet or exceed the requirements for the operating system. In all cases the faster the CPU and the more RAM the better

1.5 gigabyte of available hard disk space, plus additional space for embroidery designs as needed

Video card with 1024 x 768 resolution, monitor

DesignShop v10 Lite is distributed on DVD

Keyboard and Microsoft mouse or compatible pointing device

Explorer 5.0 or higher

Shipping Information

The shipping charge covers shipping of all items to your location anywhere within the Continental United States and includes unpacking the machine and accessories, carrying the machine and other items into your location and removal of all packing materials. This is a valuable service that will typically cost us more than the amount that we are charging.

Shipping Information

The shipping charge covers shipping of all items to your location anywhere within the Continental United States and includes unpacking the machine and accessories, carrying the machine and other items into your location and removal of all packing materials. This is a valuable service that will typically cost us more than the amount that we are charging. If you have questions about shipping please call us on our toll-free number 1-877-536-7739

Information on Powerful Design Shop Standard Edition Software Included with Machine

key features
NEW! Font Previews
Level: All
Font previews now appear on-screen with a full
preview of the font, a live preview of the selected
lettering, and guideline for embroidery fonts.
NEW! Print Embroidery Fonts
Level: All
Selecting the right font is a visual process. Now
you can print a sample of any available embroidery
font DSV10 has to offer.
NEW! Updated Icons and Toolbars
Level: All
DSV10 has been modernized for more intuitive
functionality, making it easier to learn and use
than any other embroidery software in the industry.
NEW! Enhanced File Support
Level: All
DSV10 is compatible with ART and EMB files.
NEW! No More Security Dongles!
Level: All
DSV10 is now protected with a virtual security key.
Transferring your software from one computer to
another is easy.
NEW! Mighty Hoop Support
Level: All
Mighty Hoops have been added to the hoop list.
NEW! Enhanced Vector Support
Level: All
Improved vector file rendering. Now, DSV10 generates
a raster preview of the vector file you are
using. This preview is visible in the background
of the view window. This helps ensure that the
embroidery art you are creating looks just like the
vector file you are working with.
Convert nearly any piece of artwork into digital
embroidery files with ease. DesignShop V10 has
powerful graphics capabilities that perform quick
conversion-to-stitches with the ability to customize.
You can also change stitches to vector files onscreen
without using another program or switching
to another screen.
Take control of embroidery lettering!

DesignShop V10 takes lettering to the next level
with features like control point editing, expanded
stitch editing and automatic borders. DesignShop
V10 features sophisticated lettering capabilities
for all embroidery alphabets as well as true type
conversions. You can even create your own

What you see on screen is what you get
with your embroidery.

DesignShop V10 allows you to work in various
view modes to see stitches, colors and final
output simulations. The screen/project view
gives you a pre-embroidery look at the finished
product. DesignShop V10 also has an innovative
appliqué feature (the first in the industry) that lets
you display the appliqué pieces in a fabric onscreen
for a realistic view of the complete design.
Scale, rotate, align, group and revise your
design with a click of the mouse.
DesignShop V10 features the latest editing
tools, plus advanced expanded stitch editing,
auto sequence, auto lock stitch editing and
many more.

NEW! Font Search
Level: All
Enter the name or partial name of the font you
need, and DSV10 will filter search results automatically.

More Information
Part Number bravopkgB
Condition New
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