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Message Board > Sergers, Coverstitch and Blindhemmers > Upgrade? ( Moderated by CarolynGM, Deepika)

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Date: 9/4/12 10:46 PM

I have a scenario to run past the great minds here...

I currently have an entry-level Kenmore serger... I found a used Elna pro 905 dcx that has been used only several times... Likely bought in 2000. They are asking $260 I think. Is this a good deal? Would it be an upgrade from what I currently have?

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Date: 9/7/12 11:19 PM

What features are you looking for in your upgrade?

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