for all computer Brother Knittingmachine Models KH900-KH 965 and CK 35 (only pattern control)
This is an alternative patterncontrol with which you can send patterns to your knitting machine without designaknit or a ppd. Software is free. Hardware works in combination with an Arduino Uno.
More Info: www.ayab-knitting.com
Design your knitwear pattern in any graphic programm of your choice as a png not wider than 200pixels/needles in black and white for fairisle, tuckstitch, slipstick, weaving etc If you want to knit with 6 colours you can use black and white with 4 shades of grey in your design. Works on single and double bed.
All parts for soldering here:http://ayab-knitting.com/shield-hardware/
For the different models you need differnent plugs which you can buy from the mentioned companies on ayab´s page.
After soldering and putting the shield onto the arduino you unplug the old hardware and plug in the new hardware. Changing back to your old hardware is no problem.
If you have questions: happy [!at] etib.org
I am using this shield technology for 2 years now with different models and also work professionally with it, I offer workshops and demonstrate the knitting machine in the technological museum Berlin My Blog: www.etib.org
I am selling the shield only and take no responsibility for any alterations by soldering or use etc. The shield was produced to the exact sprecifications from AYAB, see their website. I also cannot provide information on parts list purchasing in any other country than germany.
Correct as on the advert, and delivered, will buy again if I need one.