I own two treadle machines. My flat screen TV usually lives on top of the Singer cabinet, so I look at it every day. That simply means that there were some Featherweights within that group of numbers, but it doesn't indicate with which number the group started or ended or how many machines were involved. She taught herself to sew and became a home economics teacher. What is the Birthdate of My Singer Featherweight? Sign up for the Threads eletter Get the latest including tips, techniques and special offers straight to your inbox.
My mother in law used to tell a story about watching her mother sew on the New Automatic.
Dating Your Singer Featherweight Machine
It has a cast iron table frame with an anchor cast into it Even though I acquired several boxes of parts at the same time, they didn't have the right part. The Singer k was named the Rolls Royce of sewing machines because it was super smooth in operation thanks to the full rotary hook and precisely made carbon steel gears. I'm sure its still the smallest adult sewing machine ever produced. They carry parts for many machines. I tried calling over to Mrs Snell awhile back but she was in not so good shape and a grandson got on phone and didn't even act like he was intested nor did he know anything about this particular maachine.