This 1959 red "S" Singer 222K / 222 Featherweight is in extraordinary condition.
There are almost no marks on the finish. It looks like new.
It possibly is the nicest looking 222K that we have had in the store this year.
The black finish glows and has almost no marks.
The decals are complete and a deep golden color.
The machine runs quietly and smoothly.
It sews a nice stitch
All of the Featherweights that we sell have been thoroughly detailed. They have been 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.
The serial number of this Featherweight is EP759446. This dates the machine to December 18, 1959.
THE 110-120 VOLTAGE MOTOR OPERATES SMOOTHLY. THIS 222K FEATHERWEIGHT WILL OPERATE IN THE USA AND CANADA.
NO VOLTAGE ADAPTER IS NEEDED. The sewing machine is ready to just plug in and play.
222K Featherweights have the ability to easily lower and raise the feed dog using the sew/darn lever.
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.
This is a machine that was used for a short period and then stored for years unused in its carrying case.
The sewing bed is removable so that the machine can be used as a freearm sewing machine.
There is a bobbin case.
The light and switch both work as does the bobbin winder and the foot control. Everything works as it should.
The sewing machine has been serviced and tested so that you can quilt, sew or proudly display the Featherweight upon its arrival. They are a favorite sewing machine of quilters worldwide because they are reliable, compact, lightweight, versatile and let’s face it they are so darn cute.
The throat plate is a graduated throat plate. It is mark free.
The case is in very good condition.
Both latches work securely.
The attachments below are included. 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.
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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Tracked Canadian Shipping is $45.
Tracked US Shipping is $69.
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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.
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.