NewPowerGear New Slant Shank Ankle SnapOn Presser Replacement for Singer 4623, 4624, 4625, 4663, 500A SlantOMatic, 501, 502 by NewPowerGear 12. 99 12 99 4. 99 shipping Find great deals on eBay for singer slant o matic 500. Shop with confidence. Home singer Singer 500A" Rocketeer" Sewing Machine Demo. Sunday, August 30, 2015. So I don't care if you call it a Singer 500, a Singer 500A, and Singer Rocketeer, or a Singer SlantOMatic I just hope you call it yours.
This is the machine that sold me on vintage sewing machines. This is a very nice Singer model 500A slant o matic Rocketeer sewing machine from about 1960.
I have cleaned, oiled, adjusted, and serviced it. I have sewn on the slant o matic machines for 40 yrs. Have Questions! Call (8: 00 AM 6: 00 PM EST) Monday thru Friday Contact Us: SingerOnline 176 North Main Street# 100 Oberlin, Ohio (Cleveland) For starters, this SlantOMatic, like the 401a, builds upon the basic shape and architecture of the 301a. Like its predecessors, the Rocketeer is solidly built with a lightweight aluminum chassis and uses a low amperage, gear driven motor.
Which is better? Singer 401 vs. 500 Rocketeer. But there are some critical differences. Singer 401 SlantoMatic Slant needle Rotary hook Steel Gears.
72 Amp direct drive motor Doublethread capacity tensioner This feature seems both unique to the 500A and to also have not seen daylight again in future manufacturing. Your thoughts? Nov 13, 2008 The Singer Slantomatic 500A" Rocketeer" was by Singer's own words, the best sewing machine we ever built. I might agree with that if you tag" for the home market" onto the back of that; and if you are talking machines that do multiple stitches, it is the best.