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

Forum > Sewing Machines > waiting for my Bernina B750QE ( Moderated by Sharon1952, EleanorSews)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
waiting for my Bernina B750QE
cornut
cornut
Advanced
CA USA
Member since 10/27/11
Posts: 114
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 2/19/13 10:43 PM

I ordered a new 750 in early January and am so excited to get it. BUT....I keep reading about people struggling to get a good 1/4" for piecing(quilting). Since quilts are my main sewing interest right now, it has me worried. I don't remember having a problem while testing the machine at the dealers. Those of you who have this machine....have you had trouble?

------
Theresa

Babe B
Babe B  Friend of PR
Intermediate
NH USA
Member since 10/4/04
Posts: 283
Send Message

      



In reply to cornut <<
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 2/20/13 8:07 AM

First of all, congratulations on purchasing your new 750! Hope you receive it soon.

I have not used a 7 Series machine, only saw them demoed at a quilt show or two. However, I did watch the Bernina Webinar yesterday on constructing a "table quilt" - instructor said it covered her small table and that's why she called it that. Anyhow, there were great tips on obtaining that perfect, scant 1/4 inch for piecing using the 7 Series (780 was used in the Webinar), and the #37 foot and dual feed. The Webinar will be available to view on Bernina's website in a couple weeks under the tab, "What's New."
You might want to check it out. I'm pretty convinced that piecing on these beauties should not be an issue.

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Intermediate
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 4555
Send Message

      



In reply to cornut <<


Date: 2/20/13 10:36 AM

I can piece on my 830 so I am sure the 750 will produce excellent results.

------
~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✝

SouthernStitch
starstarstar
SouthernStitch  Friend of PR
Intermediate
LA
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 10065
Send Message

      



Date: 2/20/13 12:56 PM

Congrats on your new machine! If you don't like using the 37 foot, just put on the 1D foot, and push the needle all the way to the right (or however many clicks it takes). This is what I do on my 9mm machine. True, you cannot use the SS plate, but I've never had a problem. A good sharp needle preventsthe fabric from being eaten.
Best of luck with your new beauty!

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

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

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 >> waiting for my Bernina B750QE

Merchants on PR

Budo Bear Designs


Asian Designs
Web site

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Gwyn Hug


Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Fit the Tee to a T
Fit the Tee to a T

Register

Bust Adjustments
Bust Adjustments

Register

Butterick 4607

photo
by: SewEccentr...

Review
Petite Plus 504 Pattern

Petite Plus 504 Pattern

Buy Now
SewBaby Travel High Chair Pattern

SewBaby Travel High Chair 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.