This article introduces several types of single circular knitting machine in detail.
1. Ordinary single circular knitting machine
Ordinary single circular knitting machine is the machine with multi-rings, usually 3 to 4 times of its pin case’ s diameter, namely, 3-way /25.4mm~4 road /25.4mm. For instance, the single circular knitting machine with 30’’ has 90F to 120F, and 34’’ has 102 to 126F, this kind of machine has a high speed and yield. This machine is often called as multi-triangle machine in some companies.
This kind of machine has different models, such as single needle track, double needle track, three needle tracks, four needle tracks and six needle tracks. Currently, the four needle tracks one is commonly used in knitting factories. The machine applies needles and triangular organic permutations to weave various new fabrics.
2. Single terry machine
This kind of machine also has different models, such as single needle track, double needle track and four needle tracks, and this machine applies permutations and combinations of sinkers and yarns to manufacture new fabrics.
3. Three-wire weft insertion machine
This machine is called as flannel sweater knitting machine in factories. This machine has three models: single needle track, double needle track and four needle tracks. This machine applies needles and yarn to weave the new fabrics.
4. Single jacquard circular knitting machine
(1) Small single jacquard circular knitting machine
This machine, also called as mechanical jacquard. It is easy and convenient to change verities of products, but its speed is slow and output is low. It often used to manufacture various jacquard fabrics.
(2) Large single jacquard circular knitting machine
Large single jacquard circular knitting machine commonly known as computerized jacquard knitting machine. Because the machine has an artificial disc on the computer, and it can produce fabrics as long as the computer is programmed, so it also known as Easy Knitting Machine. The machine relies on computer program to choose needles and the way to weave, often use to produce large fabrics and the colors of yarns can be changed to several colors.