Singer featherweight dating
Some years are easy, others difficult and, of course, many are impossible.Check the following chart for the possibilities of finding... This quick and easy method for dating black Singer Featherweights uses only the 2 letter prefix and the first 2 digits of the 6 digit serial number. 09/23/35 *****transitional production run 221__ AE 05-06 ….. 10/21/53 *****limited production run (400 units) 222K_ EJ 226439-23 ….. The exact number of Featherweights actually produced is not known. 10/14/53 *****limited production run (200 units) 222K_ EJ 226039-226438 ….. The Singer Sewing Machine Company has published the complete list of serial numbers reserved for each production run of the Featherweight. My purpose is to present our quilting history in an informative, engaging and fun manner.
How great it would be to have a Singer Featherweight made in the very year you were born or the year you graduated from high school or college or perhaps the year your child was born.Using the serial number you can use the charts below to find the date when your machine was given a batch assignment at the factory.If you do not find your machine serial number listed in the charts, then further in the text below will be more references and info.Nova has served as a guest lecturer at Texas A&M University, a member of the teaching faculty at the Vermont Quilt Festival, for multiple years at the Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival, and the International Quilt Festival in Houston.
She was the featured teacher for Featherweight Frenzy at the International Quilt Study Center in Lincoln, NE.There were therefore only about 25,000 'Red S' 222K Featherweight machines made.