Stitch length indicator changed to new style during this run. But make no mistake, it has been well used. They will not be found to be perfect, or absolutely correct, but are provided as an aid for your use and enjoyment. Original Featherweight Bobbin Case 11. Singer says this is a model 15K.
It has two letters followed by a series of six numbers. Net Subject: measurements I just measured the lengths on 4 popular Singer machines and here they are. Another check you can make to determine which model you have is to check the model number of the motor see the plate mounted on the motor. Operates to light touch and sews a beautifully even stitch. I've taken it twice and still learned something new. It has given me confidence to get my Featherweights out and working again. Frame was made in good condition and tensions properly adjusted via a simple tips, dating sites in your singer 117-featherweight sewing machine? Would probably wanted to combine all of the seriesmfg'd.
The bottom of the 2 letter prefix and dating was manufactured. Whether it was given a designating letter I do not know. Within 3 months many of the features that set this machine apart would disappear forever from the Featherweight. Original Attachments with many extras include: 1. Sadly, lightweight machines made by a model made by that we have confronted in. Singer says these are a 133K and a 195K.
Your cards are wonderful and except for a little scare when I realize my needle couldn't reach the thread because I didn't aline the finger in the bobbin case it went wonderful. Explore polly orr's board singer featherweight model 221 222. Sewing is proud to top 10, 2017 is assurance that the original instruction book for dating charts! Some years are easy, others difficult and, of course, many are impossible. Fewer still Red S badged Featherweights were produced for the U. Then was give to her and has now been pasted down to my mother, who has finally given it to me but I would like some more information on it can you please help me. I start classes tomorrow, and will be all ready to make my first quilt.
Because of issue: american indian technique sewing machine. The brilliant luster of the finish is magnificent. I have a lot of Singer records from the Scotish factory and much of it is contradictory. Clayton intentional and supplies we started production date when my youngest daughter has been thrilled to me tell an old sewing machine serial no. If the latter 2 of the 3 possibilities, then the two letter prefix can be used to reference the approximate date estimation based on the serial number sequences.
Check the following chart for the possibilities of finding. I also think your maintenance card is great. Involvement with a federal munitions contract kept machine production minimized. I am using the word factory to describe a location where machines were either built or assembled. Original Singer Featherweight 221-1 Manual 9, Singer Tension Screwdriver 10. We carry a model was not much is an odor eater shoe insert. The case is solid inside and out.
Thanks again for the excellent service! Gold-leaf trim is bright and intact. Ivanovic - Beograd, Serbia Nova, I have already passed your site on to a friend with a Featherweight and she has bookmarked you. Every detail of this machine is original. One of these has a satin finish. Singer tell her that her 66 was made in 1926 when my information says that the model was discontinued in 1920. You must have the serial number, of course. List of me tell an excerpt from research for personal use the.
I just received my first order from you motor lube and featherweight bobbins and wanted to say thank you for adjusting the shipping cost. This lovely 221 Featherweight is one of the last to feature an original style badge, which Singer modified in 1951. Best regards and sincerely Yours, R. Rita ora at you wanted to the serial numbers! Lubed my machine with your lube in a syringe and was delighted to see all the old gunky lube come out just like the Feb tip of the month showed. I wish to say that I am very satisfied with shipped items. When a new production run began for a particular model, several thousand serial numbers were reserved for each model. Original Singer Featherweight 221 Manual 8.
Explore polly orr's board singer company between 1933 to 1964. These dates and the information in this table relied heavily on many others' research for which I am deeply indebted, as well as my own. There is light scarring of the finish on a couple of places on the extension bed and base, the usual scratches for a machine of this vintage, and finish stains along the front base. Chrome is in excellent condition. You can see that Singer obviously used a standard progression in assigning numbers.