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Learning to knit on a knitting machine

Woo Hoo! I am working on a Brother CompuKnit III programmable knitting machine. With many a grand idea about connecting to a raspberry pi etc, I have been trying to learn the basics, human style first.

I can hand knit. Usually. It’s been a while. I can crochet for about 15 minutes before carpal tunnel flares up.

Today I finally “mastered” the Tuck stitch instructions on the Brother. By repetition I have also learned to cast on and bind off pretty well now. I can now make hundreds of wash cloths…