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My Longarm is here!

Old 08-22-2020, 06:45 PM
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Default My Longarm is here!

Finally happened! I've had her since July 27th. Yay!!!
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Old 08-22-2020, 06:53 PM
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I decided on an Innova M20 a little smaller than the M24. I'm short so the M20 is a good size for me. I also have the Autopilot. I've done one real quilt and several practice ones. I thought this would be a lot of fun, instead I've found it to be a lot of work!!! The learning curve just likes to take its time. However, I'm happy to say I have completed an edge to edge design with the robotics on the quilt I mentioned. Wow!!! This comes from someone who did not know a thing about longarming. I am happy!!!
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Old 08-22-2020, 07:03 PM
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Well, do show and tell! I want to see both your machine and your finished quilt! So happy for you, too.
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Old 08-22-2020, 07:24 PM
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Yes, it is a lot of work. It'll take some time to learn it, but I suspect you will really enjoy long arm quilting.
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Old 08-22-2020, 07:49 PM
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Glad you are happy with your decision! enjoy the fun it will bring!
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Old 08-23-2020, 01:30 AM
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Congratulations and post pics of the new set up and your quilt when you gt a chance!

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Old 08-23-2020, 02:32 AM
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Congratulations on your new toy...there is a learning curve but it sounds like you have it under control. Can’t wait to see some of your projects.
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Old 08-23-2020, 05:13 AM
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That's awesome! Congrats!

Have you done all your practice with the Autopilot or have you done some free-hand/hand controlled? If the former, wow, jumping in with both feet! I've tried a 22 "classic" Innova but not the M20. Wondering if they feel much different.
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Old 08-23-2020, 05:28 AM
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Sooooo jealous! Congrats on your new toy!
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Old 08-23-2020, 05:31 AM
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Welcome to the world of longarming! I'm sure you'll have fun. It sounds like you're off to a great start.
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