It was made for order in early 80' as she told us. This machine got a lot of use cause she was mainly knitted for order.
It didn't have all needles when I bought it but there were still enough to knit some large projects.
I knitted on this machine many things for Adrian, for me, my hubby, for family members, I knitted on it even a blanket.
Over the time it was less number of needles which were also difficult to buy anywhere. Our family started growing and we needed more space. Decision was made to get this machine dispense with. The only one single element survived,