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Anyone with experience buying from Ken's Sew & Vac Center?
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Date: 5/19/13 9:28 PM

They seem so helpful when you call and have good prices too. Sounds like they are a huge Jenome dealer. What is your experience?
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Date: 5/19/13 9:34 PM

They're great. I've ordered from them. Some people have had to call and track down a missing piece or two but they seem to always follow up pretty quick.
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Date: 5/19/13 9:43 PM

I've bought a few Janome machines, a Juki machine and a few Horn sewing cabinets from Ken's over the years. I've also visited their store in Muscle Shoals, AL. They are always extremely helpful and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them.

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Date: 5/19/13 10:00 PM

Good place to shop!

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Date: 5/19/13 10:14 PM

Great place to shop. Over the years I have purchsed a few machines, some accessories and thread from them. Usually fast to ship and friendly when selling you something. However, I had an absolutely horrible experience with them servicing a machine I bought from them when it was still under warranty. The nearest dealer was 250+ miles away, so I had to ship it somewhere, so I sent it to them. I would buy from them again because they usually have the best prices, but I would never send them a machine for servicing.

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Date: 5/19/13 10:31 PM

I just ordered a Janome coverstitch from Ken's. It was delivered very quickly, no problem.

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Date: 5/19/13 11:31 PM

I ordered my Janome coverstitch from them and they couldn't have been nicer. Ordered on Sunday and had it before the end of the week!

One of the extra feet I ordered was on back order and they called me several times to let me know they hadn't forgotten me and were still waiting for them to come in.

Highly recommend!

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Date: 5/19/13 11:54 PM

Thanks for sharing ladies. I will order my first new machine and first Janome hopefully tomorrow. I have never sewed on a machine less than 25+ years old, so I am super excited!
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Date: 5/20/13 1:11 AM

Good luck and enjoy your new machine. Be sure to let us know all about it!!

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