I decided it was time for me to upgrade to a hardcore sewing machine. I went with the Viking Sapphire 870. This is a beautiful machine and so far works awesome. I haven't done any quilting with it yet, I don't have my walking foot - but I have been doing some piecing. I plan on getting an extension table and a lot more accessories.
The sensor system takes some getting used to, especially when you are changing fabrics or projects quickly. But here are some pics I took: