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Date: 8/22/12 3:07 PM

I've read/heard comments here and elsewhere that Janome is about to bring out something new and wonderful...rumored to be in September?? I am repeating what I read (don't remember where) so take it with a grain...but another Horizon-like machine?? It'd seem more likely to me they'd upgrade the 9500/9700 as they are very old news but the others are pretty current!! Anyone know something reliable about this?

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Date: 8/22/12 3:31 PM

I really don't know what else they could do.

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Date: 8/22/12 3:33 PM

On the Janome Horizon 7700 group, word is there are 3 new models coming.

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Date: 8/22/12 4:09 PM


I have heard that too.. probably here on PR.. and much speculation about a model with a much larger embroidery field.. Maybe they might get serious about competing with the TOLs already out on the market.

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Date: 8/22/12 4:21 PM

The Elna dealer says there is a new Elna comin' out.

When she first hinted at it about a month ago, she was indicating it would be more expensive.

Then I asked her if Elna was coming out with something that would compete with the Janome 12000 - and she said "no" - that it wasn't an embroidery machine.

No matter what comes out... I'm glad I got the deal I got on my 7700 this week.

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Date: 8/22/12 5:53 PM

Maybe its a stripped down version of the 7700...you know for years we've had the 6500/6600 ...both very similar. But if you say it's more expensive then i wonder what else could be added to the horizon? Maybe low-bob and hover! a few more stitches? i do think their sewing-only TOL models prior to this one had more stitches on board. very interesting to speculate about!!

ETA: seems like janome normally does the teasers on their website, etc...but not this time.
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Date: 8/23/12 2:08 PM

Well....

The one thing I'm surprised that we are not seeing is a sewing machine (not embroidery) that has a USB port and the ability to create/load more decorative type stitches.

I can see something like this coming out - and having a hefty price tag.

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Date: 8/23/12 2:15 PM

My dealer told me that there would be another machine with a 9mm stitch.

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Date: 8/23/12 2:48 PM

here's the web sight talking about it. janome
the the shadow of the machine that they are teasing us with looks like the horizen but with the embroidery module and new features.
what will be next.

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Date: 8/23/12 2:54 PM

That's the 12000 and it's already out.
MC 12000

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