They don't make'm they way they used to.
I should have done that in the first place. It's not hard. So many people have posted opinions and testimonials on many, many machines.
And as for my new table, it might not be fancy-gorgeous like some of these, but I like it so much better than the cabinet I had before. It is a versatile surface with adjustable legs on which I can use a variety of machines. So I am ready when I get my second new machine.
You can see the before and after in this blog.