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How to Use “Solid Knitting,” an Invention by Yuichi Hirose, Lierance Engineer
Yuichi Hirose
“The Solid Knitting Hypothesis”
Knitting can be described as a digital crafting method. Knitting acquires its digitality through the structure of knitting, which divides the analog material, yarn, into individual stitches.
たとえば編み物では、決まった目数の分だけ正確に戻すこと(undo)や、編み図によって同じ形状を再現すること(copy)が可能である。 現在編み物が対象としているのは衣類など面で構成される「やわらかいもの」のみであるが、この対象を中実な立体物にまで拡大することができれば、この編み物のデジタル性を「かたいもの」にも付与することができるだろう。
For example, in knitting, it is possible to undo the exact amount of stitch count (undo) and reproduce the same shape (copy) using a knitting diagram. Currently, knitting targets only “soft objects” composed of surfaces, such as clothing, but if this target can be extended to solid objects, the digital nature of knitting could be applied to “hard objects” as well.
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