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wiki:blf [2014/02/22 16:09] (current)
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 Any relation of the term //Brother// in BLF to the name of any big company (like [[Brother|Brother Inc]])  is purely coincidential, though conspiracy theories supporting this claim are always welcome. Any relation of the term //Brother// in BLF to the name of any big company (like [[Brother|Brother Inc]])  is purely coincidential, though conspiracy theories supporting this claim are always welcome.
  
-===Additional Resources=== + 
-Sconklin at antitronics is working on hacking interfaces to brother machinesand has written an external drive emulator in python. +===== Friends of BLF ===== 
-More information here: [[http://www.antitronics.com/wiki/index.php?title=Electroknit_Technical_Information]]+ 
 +==== Antitronics ==== 
 +Sconklin at [[http://www.antitronics.com/|Antitronics]] is working on hacking interfaces to Brother machines. He created [[Brother FB-100#PDDemulate]] -- a free and open source FB-100 emulator written in [[Python]]. 
 + 
 +==== Lady Ada ==== 
 +Geek girl [[http://ladyada.net/|Lady Ada]] has taken the efforts of Antitronics one step further and has set up a [[python#knitting_machine|Python knitting tools]] repository. Check out her step-by-step [[http://ladyada.net/learn/electroknit/|tutorial]] on uploading patterns to the [[Brother KH-930]] or watch Becky Stern's [[blog:kraftivision:knithacking_with_python|video tutorial]]
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 +==== Forskningsavdelningen ==== 
 +The Swedish hackerspace is involved in two projects: 
 + 
 +=== kh940knit === 
 +[[http://wiki.forskningsavd.se/User:Stg|STG]] at Forskningsavdelningen has written [[Brother FB-100#knittington]], a free and opensource library and SDL2 GUI for uploading patterns to [[Brother KH-930]], [[Brother KH-940]] and [[Brother KH-950]] from a Windows/Linux/Mac computer.  
 + 
 +=== Pattern Uploader === 
 +[[http://www.varvarag.info/|Varvara]] and [[http://mcanet.info/|Mar]] have inspired the creation of //knittington// by bringing knitting machines to STPLN during their [[blog:kraftivision:spam_knitting_by_varvara_mar|SpamPoetry]] tour and later also wrote the [[Brother FB-100#Pattern Uploader|Pattern Uploader GUI]] for //knittington// based on [[openFrameworks]]. 
 + 
 +==== Others ==== 
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 +Recently several other groups have joined the knit-hacking revolution, including [[ETIB]], [[Knitic]], [[OpenKnit]] and [[AYAB]]. 
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