Model Silver Reed SK280 Knitting Machine
The Silver Reed SK280 is a standard gauge punch card machine which is designed for smooth, trouble free operation and durability. Its 24 repeat punch card system and other advanced features allow even beginners to produce expert results with the minimum of fuss. For greater flexibility, the various options available enable you to upgrade the machine as your skills improve.
Needle Pitch:4.5mm (5.6 gauge)
Number of needles:200
Dimensions packaged:1250mm x 130mm x 280mm
Principal stitch types:Fair Isle (Knit-in) – Single Motif – Punch Lace – Tuck – Slip – Weaving – Plating
20 prepunched cards come with the machine
Suitable Yarns:Fine to 4ply
Modern knitting machine patterns by award winning designer, Marianne Henio, can be found here…click here
Optional Attachments & Accessories
Intarsia Carriage AG24
This very practical carriage allows you to knit as many colours in one row as you like. With this you can knit pictorial or geometric designs without any float on the back
Lace Carriage LC2
The lace carriage offers faster, easier knitting of transfer lace in single action just like Stockinet and is capable of producing fashionable multiple transfer lace.
Automatic Yarn Changer YC6