This 1961 tan 221 Singer Featherweight runs well and sews beautifully. The tan Featherweight was the first colored Featherweight.
There were not very many tan Featherweight produced and are very collectable.They were produced in Canada at the St. Johns, Quebec Singer manufacturing plant around 1961.
The photographs are of the listed tan Singer 221 Featherweight. It is in good condition as can be seen in the photographs.
The serial number of this Featherweight is JE152426
All of the Featherweights that we sell have been thoroughly cleaned, serviced, lubricated and tested. The testing consists of the machine going through a final 8 point checklist before being listed. The checklist is given toward the end of the listing description.
There are no missing or broken parts, no grunge to try to remove, and no expensive repairs to be done.
The bobbin case is included.
The light and switch both work as does the bobbin winder and the foot control.
The case is in good, sound condition with no bad odor. The latches work well.
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. We have been selling Featherweights on eBay for over 12 years. We have the experience to provide safe shipping.
SAFE SHIPPING IS GUARANTEED.
GST/HST taxes apply only to Canadian purchasers. This tax is not applicable to non-Canadian purchasers.
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) Sample sewn including 90 degree corner