TAURUS 2.170 XP
Latest technology with compound needle
Compact machine, 170 cm equipped with 2 systems and 24 horizontally and vertically motorized yarn-guides. The compound needle allows complete garment knitting, multilayers knitting, intarsia knitting with full creativity and high productivity
The Taurus 2.170 XP opens new horizons for the flat knitting industry. This machine contains two innovations patented by Steiger: the compound needle and the storage punch. This unique construction allows complete garment knitting, multilayer knitting, complex in-lay and intarsia. The recognized Steiger’s strengths as the take-down, the open carriage are optimized on the Taurus 2.170 XP. New features also appear such the independent motorized clamp, the vertically and horizontally motorized yarn-guides. Friendly and easy to use, the Taurus 2.170 XP is part of an innovative concept that includes a new programming software: MODEL+. Intuitive, powerful and easy to access, it makes programming available to the greatest number of people.
Carriage Cam box
Equipped with patented compound needle. Fix front needlebed with integrated yarn clamps/scissors.
Activated by 2 motors and controlled by the knitting program, the motorized clamps are independent of the carriage for their operation. While the carriage knits, the inactive motorized yarn-carrier can bring a yarn to the clamp independently for being cut without loss of production.
Jacquard – shape
The latest generation comb takes the stitch and release it with a motor controlled hook closure. This new system allows using any kind of press-on yarn with a 100 % hooking and dropping reliability.
Network : 10/100 Mbps
Interface 1x USB
- Length 365 cm
- Width 78/180 cm
- Height 180/240 cm
- Net weight 1350 Kg