A long-arm quilting ruler isn't the same as a rotary cutting ruler or anything like that. You actually have a thicker ruler. 1/4" Thick And what that does is it keeps the hopping foot on the long arm from actually hopping over and breaking the ruler or Damaging your machine.
WITH RULERS YOU DO NOT USE THE HOPPING FOOT - WE GLIDE AROUND THE RULERS
RULER WORK ON HANDIQUILTER - BABYLOCK TIARRA ETC You need the Conversion Kit
A taller profile foot, use for added stability when working with rulers
If your machine isn’t already fitted with the Handi Feet mount, you need to purchase the Handi Feet Conversion kit to upgrade your machine to use the Handi Feet.
Video shows how to fit the install the conversion kit and then use the New Surefoot
The Sure Foot is higher than the regular foot. It is a little added security when you use rulers
it gives me that much more confidence as I am quilting with rulers
for Ruler work
What can you create with the HQ ruler and template sets? The options are endless!
HQ Rulers were created for use with mid-arm and longarm quilting machines of any brand. They are precision-made from high quality acrylic, chosen for its strength, clarity and durability. The .25” thickness provides safety when used with a hopping foot. HQ Rulers are always etched, never printed, to provide long-lasting accuracy when quilting.