Compact machine to knit panels, fully fashion and shaped garments, Jacquard and stitch structure combinations. Machine with one open carriage with two systems and full three-way-technique performing variable intelligent course upon a needlebed width of 130 cm. Electronic selection on each single needle, special Steiger upper take-down complete of comb. Direct yarn feeding on an open carriage with 8 yarn-carriers. 8 scissors and clamps. Machine available in gauges from E5 to E18/20. Even available in Freegauge version (variable gauge), 7 and 14.

Carriage

Single head compact machine, without cam carriage bridge, with direct yarn feeding from the top. Three system cam boxes each with integrated bidirectional transfer

Needlebed

Working width 130 cm (51"). - Equipped with grooved retracted transfer needles. Fix front needlebed with 8 yarn clamps/scissors on the right hand side and 8 on the left hand side.

Gauges

From E5 to E18/20, moreover the version Freegauge (7 - gauges 3.5 to 7, and 14 - gauges 7 to 14).

Jacquard - Shape

Electronic needle selection. Unlimited patterning possibilities due to Three-Way-Technique and integrated function for split-stitches.

Stitch length

Controlled electronically without limits with the possibility to modify at any time.

Yarn carriers

8 motorized yarn-carriers with direct feeding.

Upper take-down

Programmable and active at 25 mm. from the loop formation. Take-down comb programmable.

Drive

By brushless motor, infinitely variable stroke. Programmable knitting speed from 0 - 1,30 m/s.

Security Devices

All necessary devices stop the machine in case of yarn breakage, knots, shock, over-heating of motors, fabric press-off, etc.

Racking

Selective over +-60 mm. with possibility of correction.

Programming

Software "Model" on PC. Etherneet 10/100 Mbps 1 x USB

Dimensions

Length 285 cm •Width 80 cm •Height 125 cm •Net weight 690 Kg