Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Main
Touch & Sew-II Singer >

Touch & Sew-II Singer

Touch & Sew-II Singer

Old 01-18-2012, 06:06 PM
  #1  
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 104
Question Touch & Sew-II Singer

I just received a FREE Touch & SewII Singer (special zig-zag sewing machine) the book says copyright 1975. Does anyone else have one of these and should I take the time to clean it up and use it? It has all the attachments with it and I'm searching for the manual now. Any info would be helpful. I'm looking to use it for straight seams for quilting projects but if I get it up and running and it is a "keeper" may use it for other things. Thanks for your help - I've learned a lot from you since I found this site back in November 2011!
VivianW is offline  
Old 01-18-2012, 07:04 PM
  #2  
Super Member
 
sewwhat85's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: missouri
Posts: 6,311
Default

it was my first New machine and i loved it i ran it till it died
sewwhat85 is offline  
Old 01-18-2012, 07:12 PM
  #3  
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 73
Default

I llove my touch N sew. Bought in 63 & love sewing raggy quilts on it. bought a 2nd one recently need inst book. Only problem with them some have plastic gears & older ones
have metal but they do run well & like the touch N sew feature & the 1/4" foot.
Leonita is offline  
Old 01-18-2012, 07:13 PM
  #4  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: IN
Posts: 1,153
Default

I have a 62 Touch N sew. It's a great machine. An all metal workhorse. Congrats!!
Val in IN is offline  
Old 01-18-2012, 07:21 PM
  #5  
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: St. Louis, Mo
Posts: 41
Default

It is a great machine...... Still use mine for a special effect!!!! Love using it
jmaurath is offline  
Old 01-18-2012, 08:03 PM
  #6  
Super Member
 
Vanuatu Jill's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Ramona, California
Posts: 2,999
Default

That was the machine I got from my DH the year we got married! At the time, it was a fantastic machine, but I never even got close to using all the cams/bells and whistles it came with. When I moved back here from Vanuatu a couple years ago, I ended up getting rid of it-couldn't use it there (220 elect) so it just sat in the closet for 20 years. The casing yellowed with the heat and humidity and I just tossed it with all the attachments. I MIGHT have the manual, though, which was in a box I THINK I brought back. I will check. I had the button holer attachment and a big box of "stuff" that went with it, but I don't know if I brought that back. I will check and get back to you.
Vanuatu Jill is offline  
Old 01-19-2012, 02:48 PM
  #7  
Senior Member
 
vickimc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 853
Default

good machine, I have my Mom's. but you cant get parts for them anymore. that is the only draw back
vickimc is offline  
Old 01-20-2012, 05:11 AM
  #8  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Bushkill, Pa
Posts: 534
Default

I still have one and it works beautifully. I get it serviced about once a year. Works great. It was made when Singers were Singers.
winia is offline  
Old 09-09-2021, 06:32 PM
  #9  
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2021
Posts: 6
Default

I love em. I have 2. I have no trouble getting parts
Mikegenwood is offline  
Old 09-10-2021, 11:37 AM
  #10  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Tx
Posts: 7,432
Default

Love my 600--a workhorse. hubs cleans and oils periodically and I keep sewing .
annievee is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
diamondee
For Vintage & Antique Machine Enthusiasts
7
05-04-2013 04:27 AM
sweetpea
Main
1
03-16-2013 06:19 PM
Kittywolf13
For Vintage & Antique Machine Enthusiasts
77
11-14-2012 12:48 PM
MaggieBB
For Vintage & Antique Machine Enthusiasts
4
02-27-2012 07:04 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.