Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine, Singer 221, Cleaned and Serviced

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We have for sale a vintage Singer 221-1 portable featherweight sewing machine and carrying case. Serial # AK400245. The machine badge was issued on May 10, 1951, and was manufactured in Elizabethsport, NJ, USA. It has an original 110-volt motor and beautiful chrome trim. The machine, case, instruction book and attachments are all in good vintage condition. We’ve had several machines in the last few years and this one purrs. The case is in good vintage condition showing wear, consistent with age and use.
This is a very nice machine finished in that classic deep gorgeous shiny black featherweight paint, gold decals and chrome trim. Please see all photos as they are part of the item’s description.
We have thoroughly cleaned and serviced this machine and replaced any worn or faulty parts. Parts replaced, electrical cord.
Our shipping charge includes meticulous packing to ensure no damage occurs during transit. Every shipment we have done has arrived undamaged even as far away as Alaska.

Attachments/accessories are included:
1. Carrying case (NO keys)
2. Singer 221 Owner’s Manual (COPY)
3. Simanco bobbin case (45750)
4. Simanco hinged straight stitch foot (45321)
5. 5 - Singer 221 Bobbins

Please see all our wonderful reviews on our sold Singer 221 Featherweights.

Overall Condition of the MACHINE, runs and operates smoothly, has wear from use on sewing bed, scuffs, and scratches, paint chips (as shown in pictures). The instruction manual is a copy of an original manual.
CASE, clasps work smoothly, very structurally solid.
Please see all photos as they are part of the item’s description.

****** The shipping cost is calculated on this item and maybe higher than the actual cost, we will reimburse all shipping over charges back to you once we ship the item. Due to the rising cost of shipping, we have sourced several alternative carriers. We will do are best to find the lowest shipping cost to your destination. Can Not ship to a USPS PO Box unless you ship via USPS.
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SKU# 5348
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Reviews (1)


I wasn't looking for a Featherweight when I saw this one on Etsy. It looked so beautiful I couldn't resist it. The machine looks as if it just came out of the factory. I know I am going to love using it. I did try it out and it runs well. It came in record time and was very well packed.

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