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Fabulous Singer Featherweights

1950 Singer 221 Featherweight. US Voltage. EF917183.

1950 Singer 221 Featherweight. US Voltage. EF917183.

Regular price $485.00 USD
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When buying a vintage Singer Featherweight, in order to avoid disappointment, be sure to buy your machine from a reputable dealer.

This original, fully reconditioned, serviced 1950 Singer 221 Featherweight runs quietly and sews a nice stitch.

Singer 221

This is a very nice sewing machine.

Singer 221
There are the some expected usage marks on this beautiful 70 year old Singer 221.
Singer 221

The serial number of this Featherweight is EF917183 which dates the machine to July19, 1950.

Singer 221

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.

Singer 221

There are no missing or broken parts, no grunge to try to remove, and no expensive repairs to be done.

Singer 221

The bobbin case is included.

Singer 221

Singer 221

Singer 221

Singer 221
The latches both work.

The attachments are shown below. They include a buttonholer.
Singer 221

Singer 221

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. It has been serviced and tested so that you can quilt, sew or proudly display the Featherweight upon its arrival.

Singer 221

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 well over 16 years. We have the experience to provide safe shipping.


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Please view my other Singer Featherweight items that I may have listed. Included are other 222K Featherweights, 221 Featherweights, their attachments /accessories plus other interesting Singer items.


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 includes 90 degree corners.

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