Turkish Innovation for an Old Circular Knitting Machine

Turkish Innovation for an Old Circular Knitting Machine

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The Turkish Patent Institute certified Vahdet Tekstil Makina, an Istanbul, Turkey based textile machinery specialist, conversion of a conventional tubular circular knitting machines into open width knitting machines with the Utility Model Certificate. The manufacturer has converted more than 500 knitting machines internationally to date. The conversion of used tubular machines into open width machines helps achieve better energy and time efficiency and increased fabric production.

The addition of a takedown system, machine doors and legs practically converts old machines into completely new machines. Various kinds of circular knitting machines, including fleece, rib, interlock and plush knitting machines can be converted.

As a supplier of high quality spare parts and technical support services for the knitting machinery manufacturers the wide product portfolio includes spare parts for Mayer & Cie., Terrot, Orizio and Pilotelli knitting machines, as well as a wide range of creel stands for circular knitting machines, high quality cams and yarn carriers, and socks creel stands and accessories.

Although sales offices, and showrooms are located in Istanbul, the company aims to serve the increasing needs and requirements of the knitting machinery producers worldwide, and continue developing technological potential in Turkey.