The date is given as a "birthdate", however, is simply the day on which vast batches of serial numbers were released to the various factories. This beautiful machine was black with a scrollwork faceplate and gold decals. Bed Dimensions. Bobbin Access Slide Plates. It had smoothness that other sewing machine manufacturers could only dream about. Model 99 Manual. Its bobbin had to be inserted into a bobbin case, then the case was inserted into the machine vertically to the left of the needle.
If the instruction manual is missing, you can often get another at the Singer website. The hand crank version was originally available with a bentwood case but later this was changed to what appears at first glance to be a suitcase! Schoolhouse See More "Close Bag". Accessories See More "Close Bag". By checking when the next batch was started, it's possible to get a fairly accurate date of when any particular machine might have left the assembly line. The Singer K was manufactured around the same time as the K -
Singer made a modification to the New Family machine with its "Medium" sewing machine, released in
Find sewing machine model number from serial number
These are considered by many collectors to be the best machines that Singer ever produced. My machine has a fold-down arm to the left but no carrying handle. Since the first machines were produced in the s, thousands were sold to eager consumers. If the instruction manual is missing, you can often get another at the Singer website. If your serial number series is not listed it could mean 1 of 3 things:
Antique Singer Sewing Machines
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. Since the first machines were produced in the s, thousands were sold to eager consumers. Model 24 Automatic. Because of their popularity and durability, finding antique Singers is relatively easy. All Rights Reserved. Both the K and K were tiny machines known as the original Singer Featherweight machines.