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Date: 7/19/13 8:23 AM

Can someone tell me the size of embroidery field of Bernina 750Q. Thanks

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In reply to Sewinglady1947

Date: 7/21/13 11:59 AM

The 7 Series Bernina machines, 750Q and 780, have the same embroidery unit as the 8 Series, allowing for the use of the Bernina Jumbo Hoop. The 780 has more incorporated embroidery features, than does the 750Q. Have your dealer demo both for you, then choose.

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In reply to PatPrende

Date: 7/22/13 6:45 AM

Thanks

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In reply to Sewinglady1947

Date: 7/23/13 1:41 PM

However, the 7 series cannot use the entire field of the jumbo hoop. If I recall correctly, 20% of the left side of the hoop cannot be used. The 8 series has a 12" harp, while the 7 series has 10".

The Bernina website shows max embroidery field of 8 1/4" (width) and 15 1/4" (length) for the 7 series


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Date: 7/24/13 9:42 AM

Yes, the useable field of the Jumbo Hoop is 1.5" narrower, at the widest point, on the B750/780 than it is on the 830. In six months of use, this has not been a problem for me.

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Date: 7/24/13 11:33 AM

Are you using the new 7 series jumbo hoop template or the 8 series?

If using the 8 series template, is it easy enough to center for use with the 7 series machines?
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In reply to PatPrende

Date: 7/24/13 12:40 PM

After using the Jumbo hoop a lot with my 830LE, I think this would get on my nerves.

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Date: 7/24/13 12:48 PM

I think using the 8 series template on the 7 series would drive me nuts...but apparently there is now a new 7 series template for the Jumbo hoop, which centers according to the 7 series field. So the center point would be off-center in the hoop itself, but I don't think that will bug me as long as the 7 series template shows where the center point is.

Would be nice if they made a 7 series "jumbo" hoop, though.

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In reply to LynnRowe

Date: 7/24/13 1:56 PM

I am using the 8 series template. Isn't really bothering me, although it would be nice not to have compensate. I just keep forgetting I would like the 7 series when I make the trek across the mountains.

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In reply to LynnRowe

Date: 7/26/13 9:43 AM

I have the 7 Series Jumbo Hoop template. No problem.

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Sewing Machines: Bernina: 75th Anniversary Aurora 450 (two), B560, B790, B350SE Tula Pink. Singer: Featherweights 221, 221K, 222
Sergers: Bernina 1150 MDA (two), Juki MO 735

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