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Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

1956 Singer 222K . S/N EL683579. US Voltage.

$2,395.00

SINCE 2004 OUR GOAL AT FABULOUS SINGER FEATHERWEIGHTS HAS BEEN TO STRIVE TO CONSISTENTLY SELL THE BEST 222K FEATHERWEIGHTS ANYWHERE.
No one sells more or higher quality Singer 222K Featherweights than we do. NO ONE!

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


First the interesting story.
This is an original Singer 222K Featherweight sewing machine that was used for about 10 years and then spent the next 50-60years in a closet.
It was purchased in 1957 in Paris, France. In 1957 France was using the same voltage as North America, 120 volts.
In the 1960’s France switched its electrical power from 120 to 230 volts. Most electrical appliances were switched to have 230 volt motors but this machines was not. As it would not operate on 230 volts it was put into a cupboard and languished there until now.
Although the 222K will no longer operate in France it will operate anywhere in North America as it has North American voltage of 120 volts.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

This Singer 222K Featherweight runs smoothly, sews a nice stitch, has complete decals, has a bright and shiny finish, has almost no signs of usage, has been fully serviced and has been tested. A great Singer 222K Featherweight.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

This 1956 Singer 222K Featherweight is a beautiful machine as can be seen in the photographs.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

We specialize in Singer model 222K Featherweight sewing machines.

We offer for sale quality Singer 222K Featherweights and their attachments.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

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 9 point checklist before being listed.

The checklist is given at the end of the listing description.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

This machine runs very smoothly It sews a nice stitch.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The photographs are of the listed Singer 222K Featherweight.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

THE US VOLTAGE MOTOR OPERATES SMOOTHLY.

THIS 222K FEATHERWEIGHT WILL OPERATE IN THE USA AND CANADA.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

NO VOLTAGE ADAPTER IS NEEDED.

The sewing machine is ready to just plug in and play.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The serial number of this Featherweight is EL683579.

This dates the machine to Sept 17, 1956.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

222K Featherweights can lower and raise the feed dog using the sew/darn lever.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

There are no missing or broken parts, no oily, brown cigarette smoke residue or other grunge to try to remove, no expensive repairs to be done, no surprises and no frustration.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The painted finish and the chrome glow as can be seen in the photographs.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The sewing bed is removable. The machine can be used as a freearm sewing machine.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Parts have been ultrasonically cleaned.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The light and switch both work as does the bobbin winder and the foot control.

Everything works as it should.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The throat plate is a graduated throat plate.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The attachments are shown below.

A quality reproduction of the 222K manual is included.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The case is in excellent condition.

It is clean both inside and out. Both latches work well.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

The stitches from this Featherweight are straight and tight with good tension and no skipping of the stitches.

The sample of the stitching will accompany the sewing machine.

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight

Singer Featherweight 222K 222 Freearm 221 Featherweight


Many consider the 222K Featherweight to be the ultimate in Singer sewing machine design and engineering. This is a wonderful example of the marvelous Singer Featherweight freearm sewing machine.

If you are looking for a 222K Featherweight that is in excellent cosmetic and working condition, clean and ready to sew out of the box this is a candidate.



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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.
WE SELL ONLY QUALITY SEWING MACHINES.

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.


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