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What machine do you use FMQ on?

Old 02-15-2015, 11:09 AM
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I would like to know what is your favorite sewing machine to free motion quilt on?
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Old 02-15-2015, 11:15 AM
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mine is Juki TL-2010Q
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Old 02-15-2015, 11:17 AM
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mine is Juki TL-2010Q
Mine too. I love my Juki 2010Q
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Old 02-15-2015, 11:33 AM
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I FMQ on a Kenmore 117.740 made in 1956. It's in a cabinet which gives me a large flat area and lots of stability. That machine is dedicated to FMQ, it's always set up and ready to go.

It's very similar to my avatar, but it's a different color and has a couple of other tiny differences. I love having 2 of essentially the same machine - I don't have to re-learn what knob does what!
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Old 02-15-2015, 12:00 PM
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I have my best results on my dinky mechanical Brother XR-52 - basic Walmart variety but bought in Costco over 12 years ago. It has a small harp space and horizontal bobbin - not fussy about anything and just hums.
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Old 02-15-2015, 12:03 PM
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I use my Janome 8900 for FMQ. I tried using several other machines for quilting, but when I bought the Janome, everything just clicked and it does a beautiful job. I love it!
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Old 02-15-2015, 12:07 PM
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My Bernina 440 with my BSR and for ruler work, with my regular FMQ foot.
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I use my Bernina Artista 200 and the BSR. I love that machine for FMQ!
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One with a large throat space would work well. the more space, the easier to move the quilt through.
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Old 02-15-2015, 01:15 PM
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I use my Janome 6600 to FMQ....I do really like my machine. Someday I will have one with a larger throat area
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