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Adjuster's Manual

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$ 16.95

DESCRIPTION

Replica Singer Featherweight 221 Adjusters Service Manual.  This manual is an exact replica of those originally provided to the Singer Sewing Machine Technicians.  The information it provides is not only informative for knowing all the inner workings of your machine, but will also show you how to service it yourself. 

We are often asked "What is the difference between the Adjuster's Manual and the Service Manual?"  The answer to that is that they are both similar and different.  The Adjuster's Manual looks and feels just like the original, whereas the Service Manual was provided to technicians in sheet form so they could add it to their loose leaf Servicing binder (which included information for all the Singer machines they serviced).  The technical information is similar in both manuals but they also differ on a few details.  The Adjuster's Manual has more electrical information, whereas the Service Manual has more expanded and exploded views of the Featherweight parts.  We recommend having both, but they are equally a stand alone guide as well.  Whatever you prefer to use to reference and service your machine, whether it be one or the other or both, will be adequately suitable.

Topics for the Featherweight Adjuster's Manual Include:

    Arm Shaft
         How to adjust shaft end play

    Belt
         How to Adjust Belt Tension

    Bobbin Winder
         Adjustment and How to Adjust the Tension Bracket

    Causes of Trouble
         How To Troubleshoot Problems with the Featherweight 221

    Controller
         Description and Adjustment of the Foot Controller (aka Foot Pedal)

    Electrical Connections
         Inspection and Wiring Diagrams

    Feeding Mechanism
         How to Adjust & Raise and Lower the Feed Dogs in Throat Plate Slots

    Hinged Bed Extension
        How to Remove and Replace Hinged Bed Extension

    Lubrication
        How to Lubricate the Machine and Motor

    Motor
         Circuits On Which Series 3 Motor Can Be Operated
         Causes of Trouble
         How To Remove Motor From Machine
         How To Disassemble the Motor
         How to Reassemble and Replace the Motor


    Singerlight
         Singerlight Switch Connections
         What To Do When the Singerlight Fails to Light
         How To Remove and Replace Light Bulb


    Stitching Mechanism
         How To Adjust Clearance Between Rotary Hook and Needle
         How To Remove and Replace Rotary Sewing Hook
         New Rotary Sewing Hook
         How To Remove and Replace Rotary Sewing Hook Shaft
         New Rotary Sewing Hook Shaft
         How To Set the Needle Bar at Correct Height
         How to Time Rotary Sewing Hook


    Thread Controlling Mechanism
         How to Regulate Thread Take-Up Spring
         How to Adjust Tension of Thread Take-Up Spring


    Throat Plate
         How to Remove and Replace the Throat Plate