Singer treadle sewing machinesdating
Reducing the pressure for thicker fabrics and increasing it for thin materials gives you much more creative control.Weight isn’t bad thing — consider it a blessing in disguise.The Singer 15K was manufactured over many years from 1910 - 1964, then reproduced again in 1982 called the Singer 15N.The Singer 222K as shown has the sleeve arm or sometimes called tubular bed.The Singer 221K was the same machine without the tubular bed, it also had the lift up fabric table like the 222K Both the 222K and 221K were tiny machines known as the original Singer Featherweight machines.The light aluminium frame was only 9-3/4" wide, even with the fabric rest down it still was only 14-1/2"....!With the right care and maintenance, these metal monsters can run forever. You can find vintage parts on e Bay, and it’s easy to find You Tube tutorials for fixing your vintage machine.
How to Identify an old machine without a serial number..?
the problem is this long number is the serial number and we need the machine model number to help with parts, feet, needles etc.
There is no reference charts available to tell us the exact model number from it's serial number.
You can keep that legacy alive by embracing an antique machine.
We often are asked for sewing machine parts to fit a Singer F1234567.
With the exception of the belt, made of rubber, almost every part of a vintage sewing machine is built like a classic car — heavy, strong and with care.