This is a very nice 1958/59 Singer 221 white Featherweight that runs and sews very well.
It will need a voltage converter to run on North American electrical power
you can replace the motor with a new 120 volt white replacement motor from
There are no attachments and no carrying case.
There are few marks on this machine as can be seen in the many large photographs below.
The serial number for this machine is FA226482 which dates the machine to around 1958/9.
The light bulb flickers.
This white 221 Singer Featherweight has been serviced, and tested for sewing using a voltage transformer
We offer for sale top quality 222K and 221 Featherweights as well as their attachments and accessories.
A 100 Watt voltage transformer is needed for the motor on this machine such as the one below. A transformer is not included with this machine.
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.
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 17 years. We have the experience to provide safe shipping.
SAFE SHIPPING IS GUARANTEED.
Tracked Canadian Shipping is $45.
Tracked US Shipping is $69.
All listings are in US dollars.
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The only taxes collected are GST/HST taxes which applies only to Canadian purchasers. Non Canadian residents do not pay the tax.
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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) Sample sewn including 90 degree corners.