A 401G Treadle
This is a 401G set up at the factory
for use in a treadle cabinet. When
I purchased this machine, it was installed and working in a treadle
(photo provided by seller)
Since I've covered both the US made 401 and the German made 401G on
their own pages, here I'm only going to focus on what's unique about a
401 set up for use on a treadle.
owners manual, there are instructions for installation and use in a
|This must be
a designation from Singer to indicate that it is a treadle machine.
the origional electrical plug is here, it's not wired up.
motor to wire anything to.
thing electrical left is the lamp, and it has it's own plug.
Here, I've removed the belt guard that would cover the treadle belt.
Yes, this machine is dirty. Like I said, it came out of a working
treadle cabinet. Notice the groove in the handwheel to accept the
treadle belt. Also notice the rectangular opening in the base through
which the treadle belt would pass.
And it's got a German serial number.
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