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afghaner the knit smart system knitting machine
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May 24, 2013 17:05:20   #
anna1153
 
Hi, i bought the afghaner knitting machine and it came with no manual! i got it from ebay and the guy is willing to take it back if i cannot find a manual. does anyone out there have one they could share with me? please PM me or just write on KP thanks. I have been looking everywhere. this is over 20 years old so copying it is legal.


i know this belongs in the machine knitting but i can never find it when i go to create new topic. so move it please mr. admin. thx
kntting machine: the afghaner knitsmart system

 
May 24, 2013 17:30:51   #
chickkie
 
I hope you don't have to pay the postage to send it back. I wonder if it is basically the same as a Bond/Ultimate Sweater Machine, but I can't find any information about it either.

It is very small, and you not be able to make a very big garment on it unless it was done in pieces and seamed together. Only 57 needles from what I can tell, and that might not even make a child's sweater.
May 24, 2013 17:57:01   #
Stablebummom (a regular here)
 
What company made this? It would be easier to research on the 'net for the owner's manual if I knew that.
May 24, 2013 19:03:16   #
anna1153
 
its made by knitsmart, but i am sending it back i cannot find the manual. the name is the picture i sent on the box
May 24, 2013 21:42:03   #
anna1153
 
I sent this back, and am getting a full refund. but i may look into the addi circular machine! anyone familiar with that kind?
May 24, 2013 21:50:29   #
chickkie
 
what are you wanting to do with a knitting machine? Maybe knowing that would influence our answers.
 
May 24, 2013 21:59:20   #
anna1153
 
I wanted to use up all my cotton yarn to make wash cloths. after that maybe hats or who knows what else. my hands are hurting me and i thought i would give this a try without spending lots of money.
May 24, 2013 22:03:36   #
chickkie
 
then get a used bulky machine. That way you can do a lot of things and it will last a long time.

Or an Ultimate Sweater Machine, you can do a lot of things with them.
May 24, 2013 23:36:41   #
RydersMum
 
Here's some information for you:

http://heidisknittingroom.com/WhatisaKnitsmart.htm
May 25, 2013 02:11:15   #
anna1153
 
I had seen that before which was the reason why I did buy it as another KP er showed me the eBay ad. But there were no instructions that came with it therefore I have now mailed it back to the person from eBay. Thank you😊
May 25, 2013 14:14:49   #
yona (a regular here)
 
Have you tried to google 'manual for the knitsmart system'

I had lost the manual on my New Home sewing machine and found a pdf for it for $10 that I was able to download immediately.

Good luck.
 
May 25, 2013 22:24:04   #
JeanWilkins
 
You can try http://www.manualsonline.com That's how I got a manual for the bread maker I bought at Goodwill a few years ago. I had contacted the bread maker company and the customer service rep gave me this information. :thumbup:
May 25, 2013 22:33:23   #
anna1153
 
Ok thank you very much!
May 26, 2013 04:02:42   #
pmarch
 
Try putting the info in a google search and you will probably find one.
 
          
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