computer knitting

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It´s here! #WEKNIT4U Crowdfunding Campaign for spare parts

It´s here! Horray! We are starting a crowdfunding campaign to purchase knitting machine needles, spare parts for the machines and littel bits and pieces we desperately need to make Etib an even better workspace and help more people use hacked knitting machines! In return for donations you get custom made knits that you can hang … Continue reading

Wait for it, wait for it…

Something exciting is happening at Etib…. Something to do with CATS! Only kidding…or maybe? Wait for it, wait for it…

When you take a brother ck 35 apart…

…or two this is what it looks like. (Or porn for reverse engineering hackers…)   here be working…   left motor & colour changer; right needle bed   another needle bed with colour changer shells   knitting carriage and tools   tools and naked motor   the knitic hack   pattern control motor left sensor … Continue reading

The CK 35: What I have learned so far…

The Brother CK 35: Understanding how it works My efforts to understand and use the machine without reading the instructions back to front and after having taken the machine apart piece for piece, cleaning it and putting it back together, see previous post. Memory & Storage The CK 35 is quite different from the previous … Continue reading

technical textiles

We are happy to announce that Fabienne´s technical textiles art show and event is taking place at eti. Please have a look at Fabiennes page http://fbz.io/technicaltextiles/ Artists: Veronika Persché http://www.persche.com/ Martin Schneider (bitcraft lab) http://www.k2g2.org/blog:bit.craft @bitcraftlab Varvara Guljajeva http://www.knitic.com/ http://www.varvarag.info/ @varvara_g Mar Canet http://www.knitic.com/ http://www.mcanet.info/blog/ @mcanet Victoria Pawlik http://vlp-designs.de/ Fabienne Serrière http://fabienne.us @fbz Dates: April … Continue reading