The 70D Mid-Gauge has 147 needles on each of the
permanently attached beds. The tools and stand are all included
in the price. Knits Double Knitting (DK) weight yarn up to light
weight worsted. The Intarsia Carriage is also available for
block or picture knitting. May we suggest you purchase a yarn
winder to re-wind yarn to ready it for the knitting machine. The
70D Mid-Gauge is a great first machine. Reasonably priced and
built to last.