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Amara quilter and QBOT

Old 10-20-2021, 04:29 PM
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Thinking of upgrading my Tin Lizzie to an Amara. Does anyone know if I can use the Qbot on the Amara. Have you done this. The machine will cost almost a new car, and the automated system nearly the same price, so would like to re-use the Qbot (it's not the latest version 3) I have googled but only found Ver 3 is compatible with the 15" Moxie.
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Old 10-21-2021, 03:50 AM
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I don’t think you can, Call Handiquilter and they will give you the best answer. When I sold my Fusion to upgrade my machine to another HQ machine, I was informed that my robotics would not be compatible with any new machine. Robotics are pricy, don’t be afraid of a used set up, you get more bang for your buck!
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Old 10-21-2021, 03:58 AM
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Hello and happy spring from across the way, my dear friend! It sure sounds exciting to consider upgrading your Tin Lizzie to an Amara. Of course, I do not have the answer to your question but I did take a full day class using the Amara and it was simple to operate, not too big and produced nice results. I noticed there are forums and blogs on both the QBOT and HandiQuilter websites and I think there's a rather active facebook page for the HandiQuilter machines that would probably be very helpful!

Looking forward to hearing about your upgrade decision - have a lovely day!

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I just purchased the Moxie and am waiting for it to get here.
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