February 13, 2020

An interesting bit of history of the Trumod machines

February 12, 2020

The pattern wheels are operated by a knob on top of the carriage and as I have just discovered you bring needles into holding position by pressing down on the knob and there is a sort of ratchet facility, you turn the same knob to move the holding needles – there are 1...

July 18, 2019

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Notes on a Pingouin TP2 Knitting Machine (number 2)

The gauge is 6 mm and it takes 4 ply with ease and possibly light DK.  It’s an easy machine to operate with weights that are specialized to fit into a comb that is held in place by elastic – a clever...

April 22, 2019

The Passap E6000 Electra motor 4600 requires an extra interface board as well as upgraded chips if serial number is lower than 7000 and an autocolour or 600 4 colour changer

November 19, 2018

Wrong serial number = no spare needles.

September 28, 2018

Tried to set up the Duo 80 with the 4000 motor and autocolour.

May 10, 2018

Oh and another point is that the stitch size slider at the front of the

November 18, 2017

My favourite and essential bit of knitwear for the winter knitted on the Passap E6000

April 22, 2017

Just a general update on the website,  I have just had my first interaction with Facebook - there are good forums on there and they are active with lots of interesting comments.

I have to thank the lady who recommended that I join Facebook to promote the use of the...

April 13, 2017

Some great tips have been unearthed and may be of interest

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