This Octogenarian’s Badass Knitting Machines Go 90 Stitches Per Second!
UPDATE: The number is over 16,000 socks now! Here’s a newer story, from 2019.
Bob Rutherford’s friends didn’t believe he could build a fast knitting machine cheaply, so he built two …
Now he and his friends have knit over 10,000 socks for shelters across Canada!
Read the full story via CBC, “88-year-old Saskatoon man makes thousands of socks for shelters”