Since most treadle sewing machines in the USA are from the early 20th century they're usually a pretty basic black, straight-stitch machine. We wanted to create an Awesome Treadle sewing machine so we took the 1.5 Amp motor off of a Japanese Universal de luxe Super Zigzag and installed it in this basic treadle stand. Your leg-strength is far greater than the power of a small electric motor so this machine is gorgeous and strong. This one sold the first day we showed it.
This fabulous, step-by-step guide helps the average home sewer quickly and easily learn how to operate and repair a traditional treadle sewing machine. Written in step-by-step instructional style, this book will take you through how to set up your ma.
Relearning to Sew On Treadle Sewing Machine - The Happy Homesteader Blog