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Sponge Bars - Knitting Machine Main Bed & Ribber

Sale price $10.75 Regular price $25.00
Sponge Bars - Knitting Machine Main Bed & Ribber. (aka needle retainer bar). SPECIAL SALE PRICE. Your Knitting Machine Sponge Bar should be examined and replaced whenever the foam rubber loses 1/2 its original height, typically 2-4 years. When ordering, be sure to select the machine name & model number If you are not sure of the size or type you need, please call or E-mail us before you order. Free installation instructions are included with each purchase.
Purchase 8 or more regular metal backed sponge bars  (standard, mid gauge or bulky machines)  and get free shipping. SPONGE ONLY SPONGE BARS OR FELT BARS DO NOT QUALIFY FOR FREE SHIPPING. SHIPPING CREDITS ARE NOT AUTOMATIC BUT ARE  A MANUAL OPERATION FOR US. THEY ARE PROCESSED THE SAME DAY AS YOUR ORDER SO PLEASE BE PATIENT. Items other than sponge bars ordered at the same time  WILL BE CHARGED at their shipping cost. .
  • Toyota knitting machines use a special design sponge bar for machines that use extension rails. If you want to use extension rails with your Toyota machine, you will need to rebuild your old sponge bar or modify one of ours to work with your machine. No sponge bars are commercially available that work with Toyota extension rails.
  • Brother KH-120, Bulky 8 and Studio/Singer SK8, Bulky 8 and SR-20 needle retainer bars (sponge bars) are no longer made However we do carry the material that is needed to rebuild your old retainer bar, or we can rebuilt it for you. We will need your metal retainer backing. Call us at 321-961-2801 for more information.
  • Many knitting machine ribbers were originally sold with a solid plastic bar - these are no longer manufactured. Your plastic bar should work OK for many years, however, a regular sponge bar will work better for lace and other fine knitting - our sponge bar is a drop in substitute for the original plastic bar.
EXPORT OK to some country's - Due to the package length and weight of some  items, they are not available for sale to some country's. UK, Canada, Australia & New Zealand OK to ship. Other countries please chek with us before ordering. 

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