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KERN-LIEBERS Sock Needles Reapproved by Lonati

Lonati, the global market leader for sock machines, again confirmed the unlimited technical approval for KERN-LIEBERS sock needles.


The quality of the knitted product depends heavily on the quality of the used needles. KERN-LIEBERS Textile offers high quality needles for virtually all machines, which are used for the production of socks. Needles from KERN-LIEBERS meet all OEM specifications required by the global market leader Lonati. They fulfill highest demands in terms of quality, are highly flexible, and have perfect surface integrity and rounding. The high quality of the needles results in a trouble-free operation of the hosiery machine. In addition, KERN-LIEBERS Textile offers a comprehensive product range of machine parts, e.g. sinkers, transfer jacks, selectors, cylinder bars, and various others. Many years of experience in stamping technology enables the company to produce technically demanding parts. Most of the parts were developed in close co-operation with leading machine manufacturers.

With its huge range of products KERN-LIEBERS is one of the leading suppliers for the textile industry. Customers are machine manufacturers as well as textile manufacturers. Worldwide sales and support is guaranteed through the international network of subsidiaries and representations in over  80 countries covering all major textile markets around the globe.

KERN-LIEBERS Textile offers a comprehensive portfolio of needles and sinkers for single cylinder sock machines. The needles and machine parts meet Lonati´s OEM specifications.