Academy Germany

Basic-Training WEFTTRONIC® II G

Course title (pTTB)

This course builds on the eLearning "WEFTTRONIC® II G". It completes the basic knowledge with the practical component and offers the opportunity to delve further into working with a WEFTTRONIC® II G.

Target group

This course is for all those who have successfully completed the eLearning "WEFTTRONIC® II G PART I" and want to expand their knowledge with the practical component. It is aimed at newcomers who are interested in our WEFTTRONIC® II G machine, especially users without special technical training on warp knitting machines with weft insertion, e.g. machine operators.

Training requirements

Readiness to work in a team, good comprehension skills and open-mindedness in an intercultural working group. Good knowledge of the chosen course language. Successful completion of the eLearning "WEFTTRONIC® II G PART I"

Training duration

1 week

Trainings topics:

  1. Machine knowledge
    • Presentation of KARL MAYER's machine portfolio and the relevant applications
    • Machine structure and technical features of the main machine parts of the WEFTTRONIC® II G
    • Handling concept of the machine
  2. Binding theory
    • Typical patterns of the machine and the main applications
    • Introduction to the analysis of simple basic patterns
  3. Practical work on machines
    • Machine operation and error analysis
    • Yarn monitoring systems - function and settings
    • Knitting area - adjustments and change of the knitting elements
    • Threading exercises on the machine 
    • Working with pattern discs or with electronic guide bar system
    • Change of fabric roll and setting of the winder
    • Operator interface


Kay Burkhardt
Application Technology KARL MAYER Technische Textilien GmbH
Mauersbergerstraße 2 09117 Chemnitz