I wonder how many of her 250,000 twin sisters are still around.
Here are some other identifying methods: If you have part of the number you can check the year of your machine on the singer website, just follow directions depending on whether your machine has a 2, 1 or 0 letter prefix.
The dates given below are the days on which those batches were started, together with the number of machines in each consignment.
The first Featherweights batched in 1933 begin with the two-letter prefix 'AD'.
She is reliable and even-tempered, a nice lady to have around.I've been getting an email a week, often just containing photos and a curt "what machine have I got?" message - I could start charging for the service I guess, but since I have shared all my resources already that seems a bit cheeky.If you are trying to identify a year and model for your treadle or handcrank singer sewing machine, let me tell you how I identified my girl.I have given all the relevant links - remember I am no expert in this, but I struggled to find decent information and I am just trying to make it a bit easier for you.