When buying a vintage Singer Featherweight, in order to avoid disappointment, be sure to buy your machine from a reputable dealer.
This is a fantastic machine. It is a gorgeous, much desired, beautiful Singer red "S" 222K Featherweight. It has the appearance of being used with great care for a short amount of time. It is in absolutely gorgeous condition with very few usage marks.
Great decals, the finish is bright and shiny, the machine gives a great stitch. Everything works as it is supposed to work.
The serial number of this Featherweight is ER316846 This dates the machine to May 30, 1960.
The photographs are of the machine that is for sale.
The sewing bed is removable so that the machine can be used as a freearm sewing machine.
All Singer 222K Featherweights have graduated throat plates.
The case is in excellent condition. It is clean both inside and out. The latches work very well.
The red vinyl attachment case and attachments are shown below.
The manual is a quality reproduction.
The stitches from this Featherweight are straight and tight with good tension and no skipping of the stitches. A sample of the stitching will accompany the sewing machine.
You will probably be buying only one 222K Featherweight: here is a machine to consider. Buying a Singer 222K Featherweight freearm sewing machine is a big investment so you should consider buying your machine from a proven Premier seller of 222K Featherweights.
Featherweights are notorious for being damaged while being shipped. It is very important that they be carefully and properly packed. It takes over an hour to properly pack a Featherweight for safe shipment. I have packed and shipped many Featherweights and have the experience to provide safe shipping.
Delivery is by USPS Priority Mail / Canada Post Expedited Parcel.
Shipping to Canada is $40.
Shipping to USA is $64.
Please view my other Singer Featherweight items that I may have listed. Included are other 222K Featherweights, 221 Featherweights, colored Featherweights, their attachments /accessories plus other interesting Singer items.
OUR FINAL QUALITY CONTROL CHECKLIST.
1) Light bulb and light switch checked.
2) Foot control checked for range of speeds.
3) Electrical cords checked for any damage.
4) Bobbin winder tested. Bobbin wound.
5) Bobbin case tested for correct tension.
6) Upper tension tested and adjusted.
7) Sewing ability including reverse tested.
8) Sew/Darn lever checked.
9) Sample sewn including 90 degree corners.