SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Sewing Machines > Bernina 780 on SIFS ( Moderated by Sharon1952, EleanorSews)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Bernina 780 on SIFS
Wowsers...
RipStitcher
star
RipStitcher
Advanced
CO
Member since 5/28/12
Posts: 2746
Send Message

      



Date: 11/28/12 2:05 AM

Can't imagine buying one of those and then re-selling within a month!

New buyer has no warranty, right?

...and for $9k?

------
~~~YAY! ~~~ I finally published my first pattern!
See demo video on: www.BionicGearBag.com
My personal blog: www.RipStitcher.com

Wish list:
Bernina 550QE (for it's cute little footprint)
Sashiko
Ovation serger


Love my Babylock Ellisimo Gold & ElnaPress

Sew Nanny
starstarstar
Sew Nanny  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 8/13/06
Posts: 2688
Send Message

      



Date: 11/28/12 5:46 AM

Nope -- warranty is for original owner and cannot be transferred.

------
Patricia
Bernina Artista 635LE ~ Bernina B380 ~ Juki MO-735
Bernina DesignerPlus 7

"It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness." Eleanor Roosevelt

CJ Tinkle
star
CJ Tinkle
Intermediate
Member since 2/5/06
Posts: 1056
Send Message

      



Date: 11/28/12 6:11 AM

Actually, I "think" the machine parts are still warranteed. You simply will have to pay for labor. But I'm not positive about that.

------
Bernina Artista 630 ✂ Bernina Aurora 430 ✂ Bernina 830e Record ✂ Bernina 1300MDC ✂ Babylock BLCS ✂ APQS Millennium ✂ Singer 201-2 ✂ Singer 301 ✂ Singer 401A ✂ Singer 15-91 ✂ Singer Featherweight 222K ✂ Singer Featherweight 221

Artsewer
Artsewer  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 3/2/11
Posts: 1743
Send Message

      



In reply to RipStitcher <<


Date: 11/28/12 6:17 AM

Buyers remorse. But that price is higher then my dealers brand new. Plus he is offering the floor model right now with a huge Horn cabinet, Quilters Dream or the V6 software, worth about 2000.
There is someone trying to sell a 580 new in the box, for nearly 6000 when they are selling closer to 5000.
I guess if a person doesn't do their homework they can really be taken advantage of!

------
Bernina 750Q, 635E, 380, 1630
Serger 1100DC

Sew Nanny
starstarstar
Sew Nanny  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 8/13/06
Posts: 2688
Send Message

      



In reply to CJ Tinkle <<


Date: 11/28/12 7:22 AM

I don't know -- I've never heard that.

------
Patricia
Bernina Artista 635LE ~ Bernina B380 ~ Juki MO-735
Bernina DesignerPlus 7

"It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness." Eleanor Roosevelt

Maia B
star
Maia B  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
IL USA
Member since 10/27/10
Posts: 4610
Send Message

      



Date: 11/28/12 7:55 AM

I saw that too, and thought, wow that's fast turnaround.

I'd have been crying in my soup if the 820 had not been everything I hoped for and more. I feel like I often don't get to use it as much, and have barely scratched the surface of what it can do, but I know everything on it works. Sometimes I'm lazy and just go to the 630 because it's so easy.

------
🌸 Plenty of machines, mostly Berninas 🌸

SouthernStitch
starstarstar
SouthernStitch  Friend of PR
Intermediate
LA
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 10064
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 11/28/12 8:39 AM

Yes, and she makes a point that the sale is final, which of course it usually is. I wouldn't touch it. They are including some expensive extras that my dealer doesn't include, but there is always the possibility that this is one of the machines with tension problems, and perhaps her dealer is not being helpful. At least that's what my *buyer beware* gut is telling me.
My dealer sells it for $8999, so no, not such a great deal even with the extras.

------
Bernina 780, and 530
Juki TL2010
Babylock Evolution
Singer 403a

When life gives you green velvet curtains, make a green velvet dress.

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Intermediate
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 4553
Send Message

      



In reply to RipStitcher <<


Date: 11/28/12 8:56 AM

I don't get the emails but read them on the website and I can't find that ad. Most dealers offer a 30 day money back guarantee. I wonder if it will sell.
-- Edited on 11/28/12 8:58 AM --

------
~Diana~

♥ Bernina 830E ♥ Bernina 1150MDA serger

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Sewing Machines >> Bernina 780 on SIFS

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger

Register

Expert Sewing Techniques for Jackets
Expert Sewing Techniques for Jackets

Register

StyleArc Tiffany Blouse

photo
by: Karen Carr

Review
Vogue Patterns 8771

photo
by: slmstyle

Review
Petite Plus 204 Pattern

Petite Plus 204 Pattern

Buy Now
Favorite Things The Boot Slippers Pattern

Favorite Things The Boot Slippers Pattern

Buy Now

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.