Some photos of the Harley Kay Sock Knitting Machine.
These industrial sock machines are very heavy and were "built like a tank".
They take a different needle than the auto knitters, Legare's and Creelman Bros
The latch is longer and a bit lower positioned.
It's a conical ribber, like the Tryon/Tuttle used.
The ribber is attached with a wing nut.
The machine has to be bolted to a table, unless it comes with it's stand. (see
This machine is heavier than the larger Creelman Bros
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