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Coolest EVER total re-paint on a 201-2
Eric Wengstrom (My hero!)
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Subject: Coolest EVER total re-paint on a Singer 201-2 "Trash To Treasure" Date: 7/19/13 11:43 PM

Just had to share! My husband bought one of Eric's 201-2s for me as a gift. Mine was not a re-paint but is in pristine vintage condition. Watching his youtube vid, I think I want one in every color.

Having restored by cleaning and parts, but not to this degree, machines I have found, I am TOTALLY INSPIRED to learn this! I'm as happy as a clam when working on a sewing machineI hope you love this. I am not affiliated in any way, but this guy is great, and his customer service and *niceness* quotient are out of this world!

Can you tell there is hero worship happening here? LOL

201-2 Total Re-paint!!!

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Date: 7/20/13 0:03 AM

Thank you for posting the link. He spent all the work on a sewing machine, when most men would spend it on a car.
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Date: 7/20/13 0:06 AM

nice to see how dedicated he is to this, wow, it sure is a lot of work.
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Date: 7/20/13 0:11 AM

It's just so coolHe is a perfectionist in a good way and such a nice guy. I love he credits his wife at the end...
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Date: 7/20/13 0:39 AM

Very cool!

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Date: 7/20/13 0:45 AM

Well worth watching the 9 minute video. Very interesting - thanks for posting!
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Date: 7/20/13 0:46 AM

Yeah, lovely touch, he has a great sense of humour!
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Date: 7/20/13 1:17 AM

He is very enthusiastic about the machines. I also liked the featherweight video with him talking because u can really hear the enthusiasm in his voice. Very fun to watch. My husband loved the repaintng video.
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Date: 7/20/13 7:52 AM

I just got my grandmothers old sewing machine, that has been sitting in my sisters basement. Not a singer, but in good shape, with one piece missing.
I love the color of this machine. Could be an art piece when not in use.

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Date: 7/20/13 9:55 AM

Thanks for sharing! Amazing! It is like sewing machine porn for us addicts
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