Circular knitting machine

By Ben Everard. Posted

We’re always fascinated by the application of new technologies to old crafts, and this 3D-printed knitting machine is a perfect example of that. More than that, it’s absolutely mesmerising to watch. Mr Innovative, its creator, designed the machine in two parts: the stator and the rotor. The rotator spins, winding the yarn around the needles, and pushing the needles up and down within the stator.

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Just like knitting with needles, it’s hard to get your head around, but that makes it all the more satisfying when you see it in action

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