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Buying a Featherweight Tips.

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Buying a Featherweight Tips.

Buying a Singer Featherweight, 221 or 222K is a big purchase.If you are considering purchasing a Featherweight the link below to a useful article might be helpful while you are trying to decide from where to buy one.https://www.singersewinginfo.co.uk/featherweight/buying_tips

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Top 10 reasons to buy a Featherweight from us.

Top 10 reasons to buy a Featherweight from us.

The Top Ten Reasons to  Buy a Singer 222K or 221 Featherweight From Us. We specialize in quality 222K Featherweights and we are the number one seller of premium Singer Featherweight 222K sewing machines. We have sold  an average of 30-40 Featherweight 222K machines a year for the past 13 years through Ebay (iquilt22), in our store (fabulous-featherweights.com) and privately. We have also sold a similar number of Featherweight 221 sewing machines. All Singer Featherweights that we sell have been completely refurbished. All parts are disassembled, cleaned and replaced with original vintage Featherweight parts if need be. The finish of...

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Singer 222K Featherweight from UK.

Singer 222K Featherweight from UK.

Those of you who have been admiring, wishing for, or looking to buy a Singer 222K Featherweight may have noticed a lot of the machines for sale in North America have a UK voltage motor, 230-250 volts. This may seem a bit odd as in order to use them in the USA and Canada you need to plug the 222K into a voltage transformer. The transformer changes the voltage used in the USA and Canada, 100-120 volts, to the 230-250 volts required for the UK machine.Without the transformer the 222K will not run in the USA and Canada.Singer 222K Featherweights...

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Why to buy a Singer Featherweight from us.

Why to buy a Singer Featherweight from us.

We have been successfully selling beautiful Featherweights for over 14 years. (See blog here.) All our Featherweights have been completely refurbished. Each part has been inspected with any worn parts replaced with original Featherweight parts. (See blog here.) The motors have all been taken apart, machine brushes checked and the rotor turned. (See blog here.) Each machine has an electrical safety check. (See blog here.) The hook assembly / bobbin case holder is taken apart, any needle burrs removed, thoroughly cleaned and tested. (See blog here.) The upper tension has been taken apart, parts checked and cleaned. The stitch length...

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Buying A Featherweight From Us

Buying A Featherweight From Us

There is a very good reason why many Featherweights are sold on the internet or at garage sales. They have a problem of one sort or another, sometimes it is a major problem. Beware of “it runs but I don’t know how to sew” or “I don’t know anything about these machines” or “the foot control is missing” or, well you get the idea.Buying a machine can be a gamble. Often repairs can cost more than the machine is worth. A lubrication and simple adjustment alone can cost $50 - $100 not including any problems and parts cost. Finding parts...

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