SK280 Knitting Machine Needles to fit Silver Reed 4.5mm Standard Gauge Bed
Why choose the Silver Reed Knit Needles?
Genuine Silver Reed needles to fit the 4.5 mm standard gauge knitting bed. It is the same bed as the popular SK280 Silver Reed knitting machine, hence these needle will fit it.
You know what it's like when you accidentally bend a needle when your half way through a knitted jumper..! Thats why it's always best to have a few spare needles handy to replace any damaged ones quickly.
Made from stainless steel these original item are guaranteed to fit and form stitches very well, but please dont ben them when fitting..!
Simple to fit:
1. Remove the spunge bar.
Push a blunt end flat screwdrive against one side of the spunge bar.
You will see it protuuding for the other side.
Grab that end seculeley and pull out the spung bar.
2. Remove bent needle.
First close the needle latch.
Pull the needle towards you (as far out as it will go)
The rear (the end with out the latch) of the needle will be just protuding from the slot in the needle bed.
Grab that end and lift / slide the beedle out. The needle will flex while it is being removed.
3. Replace with a new needle.
Replacements is the operset as removing.
Don't forget while pushing the needle in to place it will flex, however it will return to its original shape.
If the spung on the spung bar has deteriated, it will also need replacing. We also have the spung for the spung bars in stock.
|Model Number||Knit Needles|
|Warranty||Full Manufacturers Warranty|
|Size (Height, Width, Depth)||30cm|
|Hard Carrying or Storage Cover||No|
|Tutorial CD / DVD||No|