Singer featherweight dating
Some years are easy, others difficult and, of course, many are impossible.
Check the following chart for the possibilities of finding...
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.
The data below, inspired by Graham Forsdyke's original reference chart, graphs the number of machines manufactured or commissioned in any given year throughout their production.
This may help you determine the ease of finding machines to perhaps coordinate with personal milestones or significance.
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. 07/01/41 *****transitional production run 221__ AG 00-01 …..