Featherweight Service Workshop
Did you know that the Featherweight was the first machine designed to be maintained by the user? Yes, YOU can maintain your Featherweight,
no more trips to the service desk! This is a comprehensive workshop, geared toward the Featherweight owner that wants to really get to know and understand the machine, and know how to service it to keep it in tip-top shape.
Class Location: Sewing Doc & Academy in Cumming, Georgia
(inside Vector Quilts & Sewing Center)
Dates & Time: Thursday, February 27 - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Wednesday, March 11 - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday, March 21 - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost: $125 per person, includes full kit of supplies
In order to reserve your space, we recommend reserving with payment
as soon as possible. Class size is limited.
This class will cover all of the following and more:
Removing all covers and components of the machine
How to fully and properly clean the machine, both the initial cleaning and each time YOU service your machine
Checking motor brushes, lubricating the motor
How to fully and properly lubricate the machine
What chemicals to use and what to avoid - it's a very delicate process!
How to really make your machine shine
Basic use of the machine, including winding bobbins, upper threading, bobbin threading, needle insertion, etc.
What to look for in electrical wiring