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called their "Model 221" and "Model 222", and that collectors and users call "The Perfect Portable".
Books have been published on these sewing machines they are so popular.
The word 'featherweight' doesn't mean it's light-weight though.. I went home and did some research on Singer 221's and even went to a local sewing machine shop and talked to the owner/technician.
Here it is in front of my other sewing machine (regular size). It was amazing how cute and small it was, and the little case it came in with all the little accessories caught my eye - plus I'm a sucker for older machines.
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Between the two us we have a day or two of hands on experience with 221's. We will always try to back up our facts with Pictures. We want to share the knowledge with all who care about the Featherweight! Leo has been working hard to get it up and running. We did a small bit on Forged 221’s in the APRIL 2010 QOW.
A free arm version, model 222k, was produced in Scotland from c.1954 to c.1964.
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I asked Leo to email our collector friend LYNN ROWE in Canada and ask if she owned the machine, and if she still had it? And it had a 50/50 chance of being a 1933 Model instead of a 1934. LYNN ROWE for the use of her AD721468, oops - I mean her AD551900 MODEL-221 Born OCTOBER-17-1933.