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07-30-2020, 04:01 PM
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Posted By booboohd

Thank You everyone! I cannot wait to finally...

Thank You everyone!

I cannot wait to finally use it!
07-24-2020, 09:14 PM
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Posted By booboohd

Here is my Singer 221 white featherweight! ...

Here is my Singer 221 white featherweight!

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07-24-2020, 09:12 PM
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Views: 4,130
Posted By booboohd

Here is the final build! Got the Led build,...

Here is the final build!

Got the Led build, replacement metal bobbin winder from black 221, and white singer sticker.

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I tried using heat gun to take off the glue residue but was not...
06-17-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,130
Posted By booboohd

Thank you!

Thank you!
06-17-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,740
Posted By booboohd

Even if that is the case. It still proves that it...

Even if that is the case. It still proves that it is overprice. It is better to have a numbered tensioner.
06-17-2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 810
Posted By booboohd

Hmmm I do not know. The case is alright fitted to...

Hmmm I do not know. The case is alright fitted to the featherweight and its pedal. I do not think this will fit. If it did, where would it be?

Also, I thought the ultimate accessory for the...
06-16-2020, 03:10 PM
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Views: 3,740
Posted By booboohd

That is over price. It is missing the tension...

That is over price.
It is missing the tension assembly,
06-16-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,130
Posted By booboohd

Update!!! I received the latest parts....

Update!!!
I received the latest parts. featherweight shop superbelt in white. Red felt pad. Metal motor pulley.

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Previous owner had made a pulley and looks mess up.

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Attach the...
06-05-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,130
Posted By booboohd

Fix step to build. Tension dial. Bought a...

Fix step to build.

Tension dial.
Bought a tension dial from the singer 237. Seems like they use the same parts.
Everything fit well. Here it is!
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Next up is replacing the...
06-05-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,130
Posted By booboohd

Talking White Singer Featherweight 221 Build Thread

Hello All,

Recently acquired this singer featherweight 221 .
$100. No case and no accessories. Only the machine and the pedal.

Missing / repair list
1. tension dial
2. Motor pulley needs...
06-02-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 596
Posted By booboohd

Yes, the singer 193 will be using same parts as...

Yes, the singer 193 will be using same parts as the singer 66 and 99k. Same with the feet.
05-24-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 15,526
Posted By booboohd

Check this ...

Check this
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1ijx5K41Lk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-rBeBw2lAU
05-24-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,889
Posted By booboohd

Based on the picture I will guess the following...

Based on the picture I will guess the following reasons

1. One of the plastic gear is cracked - The repairs can get expensive
2. A dried oil is making a certain mechanism skip or not moving...
05-24-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,508
Posted By booboohd

yes it is. It was unexpected as I was not aware...

yes it is. It was unexpected as I was not aware of these until i saw the ad.
here is a darning machine in action.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtb5gqT7f44
05-24-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,508
Posted By booboohd

Thumbs up My Darning or Quilting Machine

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Well this is quite a rare find and probably the most expensive vintage sewing machine I ever bought.
It is a chandler 138. It may be similar or a copy of the singer 177-2.

Got her...
05-04-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,026
Posted By booboohd

Here you go ...

Here you go
https://www.goldstartool.com/1-4-high-shank-ruler-foot-for-free-motion-frame-quilting-sewing.htm

But you will also need an adapter as per video. Do you have that?
05-04-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 855
Posted By booboohd

Nice to meet you all!

Nice to meet you all!
05-04-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 898
Posted By booboohd

you could also try heating the area with heat gun...

you could also try heating the area with heat gun then use tri flow or lubricants.
Forum: Pictures
05-02-2020, 08:50 AM
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Views: 33,526
Posted By booboohd

amazing work!

amazing work!
05-02-2020, 08:47 AM
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Views: 855
Posted By booboohd

That is real nice. Thank you! ...

That is real nice.



Thank you!



I used to but i stop for now. maybe someday I will go back at it!. haha
05-02-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,308
Posted By booboohd

All i saw is this video ...

All i saw is this video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgcVAW1CUTU

It looks like a industrial sewing machine that was adapted into a quilting machine.
05-02-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 19,004
Posted By booboohd

My favorite is the bernina 1008 due its design...

My favorite is the bernina 1008 due its design and longevity as shown by bernina.

I find the 830 to be overrated because for a very old/vintage sewing machine, it has plastic parts especially in...
04-30-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,262
Posted By booboohd

The thing is, when the belt wears out on the...

The thing is, when the belt wears out on the white FW drive shaft, to replace the belt you have to take these steps.
1. remove the hand wheel
2. remove the washer
3. remove the internal screw that...
04-30-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,262
Posted By booboohd

thanks for the input thanks for the...

thanks for the input


thanks for the input. Did you notice any change in internal designs? What about quality?

Well, after searching. I think I may have found a major change of the white...
04-30-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,256
Posted By booboohd

Hello, here you go. Also, make sure to...

Hello,

here you go.
Also, make sure to test it. Thread is from left to right with needle. if the threads bunches up in bobbin then make thread the needle from front to back. This also means you...
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