The Knitted Engine, part 2

Here’s my latest diagram of the Knitted Engine. Hopefully I’ve got most of the bits in the right place, but I’ll find out next week when I talk to an engineer at the BMW plant!

I’m making some of the parts, before some intensive workshops with Coleshill Primary School to learn knitting skills and produce lots of the components. I’m partway through my crankshaft, and contemplating how to seamlessly knit the oil pan over the weekend…

Update: there are 5 posts in total about the Knitted Engine, from initial sketches and workshops to photos of the finished piece. View them all here.

Advertisements

One response to “The Knitted Engine, part 2

  1. Pingback: BMW Residency: the Knitted Engine | Keep & Share

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s