Bernette 68 Airlock Overlocker/Coverstitch Combo (Preorder)

Add to cart


Please note: This item is currently a preorder, if ordered we will contact you to let you know when it has arrived from Bernina. If in stock at Bernina NZ this will only take a few days. 

The Overlock/Coverstitch Combo machine with easy air threading

The bernette 68 is a combo machine with overlock, cover-, chain- and combo stitches. Its many strengths include an air threader for easy threading of looper threads, 5" (130 mm) of space to the right of the needle for comfortable sewing of large projects – especially for coverstitching, an integrated freearm for sewing cuffs, the bright illumination of the sewing area with 5 LEDs, and the Knee lifter for lowering and temporarily raising the presser foot. 31 different stitches leave nothing to be desired.

  • Automatic air threader for looper threads
  • Color-coded theading paths for easier threading
  • 2-, 3-, 4- and 5-thread stitches
  • Spacious working area (5"/130 mm)
  • Large slide-on table
  • 5 LED lights for best visibility
  • High stitch quality with speeds of up to 1300 stitches per minute
  • Micro Thread Control (mtc)
  • Knee lifter
  • Large cut-offs bin included



  • Speed (stitches/minute) 1,300
  • Width overlock stitches 3 - 7 mm
  • Sewing light 5 LEDs
  • Sewing space to the right of the needle 5"
  • Micro thread control (mtc)
  • 2, 3 and 4-thread overlock stitches
  • 4-thread coverstitch
  • 3-thread coverstitch (wide/narrow)
  • 2-thread chainstitch
  • Automatic air threader for the looper thread
  • Number of stitches 31
  • 2- and 3-thread rolled hem
  • 3-thread super-stretch stitch
  • 3-thread flatlock
  • 3-thread narrow seam
  • 2-thread wrapped overlock
  • 4- and 5-thread safety stitch
  • Coverstitch width 2,8 / 5,6 mm
  • Combo stitch width 7,8-12,6 mm
  • Combostitch-Function
  • Cover-Function


  • Standard Overlock/Coverstitch Combo Foot
  • Knife cover
  • Coverstitch Insert
  • Coverstitch Insert for Slide-on Table
  • Slide-on Table
  • Freearm Cover
  • Knee Lifter
  • Spool Stand with Needle Pad
  • Decorative Thread Guide
  • BERNINA CS Lock Tool
  • BERNINA Needle Set
  • BERNINA Tweezers


Warranty Periods - for domestic use only: 

  • Mechanical parts - 5 years
  • Motors, electrical & electronic parts - 2 years


We at Busy Bee Quilt Shop understand that the purchase of a new Bernette Sewing Machine or Overlocker is an important milestone in your stitching journey. We want you to get the the maximum benefit from the superb new features that are available on your new Bernette Sewing Machine or Overlocker which is why when you buy from Busy Bee Quilt Shop you also receive:

  • A voucher that entitles you to a one hour lesson within one year of purchase on how to use your new Bernette Sewing Machine or Overlocker valued at $60
  • A voucher that entitles you to one free maintenance check of your Bernette Sewing Machine or Overlocker worth $40