Vintage Sewing Machine - Singer Slant-o-matic 401 For Sale
The Singer 401- classic slant needle rotary hook sewing machine. This is the first automatic zig-zag machine made by Singer, with all steel gear driven full rotary mechanism.
This heavy duty machine outsews all other machines in both straight and fancy stitching. You will love its ease of operation and the many services it performs. This machine will sew just about anything, from leather to canvas to denim. Slant needle sewing gives you and easier view of your sewing project and the eye level stitch chart lets you tune the knobs to whatever fancy stitch you want. Built in working light focus on your work area, heavy duty motor runs smooth and quiet, gear driven for no slipping for stalling. It has a metal body, is built like a tank, and is an extremely reliable machine. It will sew numerous stitches such as straight stitch, zig zag, twin needles, embroidery, etc. and is also cam capable using Singer top hat cams (included). All parts have been oiled, greased, and tested. Comes with attachment box containing additional presser feet and extra bobbins. A wonderful sewing machine in great shape! Features: Front Threading Needle - visible eye is quickly threaded Versatility - a straight stitching machine capable of full zigzag and automatic decorative stitching Automatic Stitches - made with built in patterns and interchangeable discs Rotary Movement - for smooth, quiet performance with a full rotary sewing hook Full Vision Top Loading Bobbin - facilitates removal and replacement. Time-saving, extra capacity, round bobbin Calibrated Tension - for accurate adjustment to any type of fabric Reversible Feed - for sewing either forward or backward and for easy back stitching and fastening ends of seams Calibrated Stitch Regulator - with fingertip control Smooth And Seamless Throat Plate - clips on to ensure snag-free performance Positive Feed - for handling all types of fabrics Built-in Cam Stack - for zigzag and decorative stitch capabilities Feed Throw-out - permits darning and embroidering Dual Sewing - single and double needle capable Adjustable stitch length and full reverse Adjustable needle position Adjustable stitch width One-Way Needle Clamp -makes it almost impossible to place needle in clamp incorrectly
On Jun-18-13 at 09:43:33 PDT, seller added the following information:
Note - this sewing machine does come with a foot pedal and power cord.