Silver Reed SK840


The Silver Reed SK840 Knitting Machine is one of the few knitting machines still being made today. With electronic patterning capabilities, this machine is  is a good for those who want to design their own fabrics. To fully take advantage of the patterning, you must also purchase DesignaKnit Software and the SilverLink connection module. With the whole system in place, the possibilities are endless!


  • Gauge: Standard, 4.5 mm pitch
  • Yarns: Lace weight to DK weight
  • Patterning method: Electronic carriage
  • Patterning: Fair Isle, Single Motif, Tuck Stitch, Slip Stitch, Punch Lace, Weaving, Plating

Want to clear out your stash?

A new knitting machine can help you work through your stash faster. So satisfying! Purchase a new SK840 knitting machine and start using up that stash!


Included with the original machine:

  • Accessory Box
  • Carriage and Arm
  • Instruction Book
  • Pattern Book
  • Mast Tension unit (rod, auto tensioner and guide)
  • Clamps (2)
  • Needle Pusher
  • Transfer tools (1/2, 2/3, 1/3)
  • Tappet tool (latch tool)
  • Claw weight (2)
  • Ravel cord (3)
  • Card Snap (4)
  • Yarn separator (4)
  • Point cams M (R/L)
  •  Magic Cam (R/L)
  • Latch Needle (3)
  • Tapestry needle
  • Crochet Hook
  • Cleaning Brush
  • Oil
  • Gauge Scale
  • Card Guide
  • Row Counter
  • Carriage Lock

Purchased separately:

  • DesignaKnit software
  • SilverLink Module

This machine is available new for sale.