This is a mid-gauge (6.5mm) machine with 150 needles. The patterning system is electronic, via a curly cord connected to the carriage. Patterning can be connected to an EC1, EC1+PE1 or PE10. 


  • Single bed knitting machine (can take a ribber)
  • Mid 6.5mm needle gauge
  • 150st programmable electronic patterning
  • 150 needle metal bed
  • Dimensions
  • Weight
  • Made in China

Recommended yarn

  • English 4ply
  • DK
  • Aran


This model has the following stitches / patterning inbuilt:

  • stockinette
  • slip
  • tuck
  • fair isle
  • punch lace
  • knit weave

Accessories included with machine

  • SK860 carriage and sinker plate
  • Row counter
  • Instruction Book and Operating Manual
  • 1x2 transfer tool
  • 1x3 transfer tool
  • 2x3 transfer tool
  • 2 claw weights
  • Ravel cord
  • Oil bottle
  • Table clamps
  • tension mast

Available accessories (sold separately)

  • SR860 ribber
  • EC1 mylar pattern reader
  • PE1 pattern extender
  • PE10 patterning device
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