Punchcard patterning knitting machines

…although the list below is a constant work in progress, I hope you will find it useful. Let me know if you see punch-card models that are missing.

Also, if you are new to machine knitting on flatbed machines, and you just got a machine, consider the beginner-friendly projects I recommended to all my students and customers.

Brother

All Brother machines (unless specified below) with punch-card patterning capabilities accept 24-hole punchcards.

Bulky:

Brother KH260, 9 mm

Standard:

All standard-gauge punch-card knitting machines under the Brother brand work with 24-hole punchcards.

Brother KH800, 4.5 mm, 12-stitch

Brother KH801, 4.5 mm, 12-stitch

Brother KH810, also pushbutton, 4.5 mm

Brother KH821, 4.5 mm

Brother KH830, 4.5 mm

Brother KH831, 4.5 mm

Brother KH836, 4.5 mm

Brother KH838, 4.5 mm

Brother KH840, 4.5 mm

Brother KH851, 4.5 mm

Brother KH860, 4.5 mm

Brother KH864, 4.5 mm

Brother KH868, 4.5 mm

Brother KH871, 4.5 mm

Brother KH880, 4.5 mm

Brother KH881, 4.5 mm

Brother KH890, 4.5 mm

Brother KH891, 4.5 mm

Brother KH892, 4.5 mm

Brother KH893, 4.5 mm

Brother KH894, 4.5 mm

Elena

Elena 2300, bulky, 9 mm, 12-hole punchcards

JUKI

JukI KE-2400, 24-hole punchcards, standard

JukI KE-2500, 24-hole punchcards, standard

Singer

Bulky:

All bulky punch-card knitting machines under the Singer brand work with 12-hole punchcards.

Singer MOD. 155, 9 mm, 12-stitch punchcards

Standard:

All standard-gauge punch-card knitting machines under the Singer brand work with 24-hole punchcards.

Singer MemoMatic 210, 4.5 mm

Singer MemoMatic 321, 4.5 mm

Singer MemoMatic 328, 4.5 mm

Singer MemoMatic 360K, 4.5 mm

Singer MemoMatic 700K, 4.5 mm

FINE:

Studio

bulky:

Standard:

All standard-gauge punch-card knitting machines under the Studio brand work with 24-hole punchcards.

Studio mod.321, 4.5 mm

Studio mod.326, 4.5 mm

Studio mod.360K, 4.5 mm

FINE:

Silver/Silver Reed

BULKY:

standard:

All standard-gauge punch-card knitting machines under the Silver and Silver Reed brands work with 24-hole punchcards.

Silver Reed 250L, 4.5 mm

Silver SK311, 4.5 mm

Silver SK312, 4.5 mm

Silver SK313, 4.5 mm

Silver SK320, 4.5 mm

Silver SK321, 4.5 mm

Silver SK322, 4.5 mm

Silver SK323, 4.5 mm

Silver SK324, 4.5 mm

Silver SK325, 4.5 mm

Silver SK326, 4.5 mm

Silver SK327, 4.5 mm

Silver SK328, 4.5 mm

Silver SK329, 4.5 mm

Silver SK350, 4.5 mm

Silver/Silver Reed SK360, 4.5 mm

Silver Reed SK700, 4.5 mm

FINE:

Toyota