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Skellerz
« on: January 01, 2008 09:14:03 PM »

Alright, I'm ordering myself a set of Options interchangeable circs.
I want to magic loop with it, so I want to get another cable to do so with.
However, I don't know what length to get.

On the site they have
40"
47"
and 60"

What size would be best?
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« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2008 11:47:44 PM »

40 works for most things. Smiley The minimum Amy on Knitting Help recommends is 24".  I find that for most things, the 47 is a bit long (it starts curling on itself and getting in the way).
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« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2008 07:31:47 AM »

I just learned magic loop for a pair of socks, and 29 inches is plenty for that project...I guess it depends on what you're knitting.
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paneenjerez
« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2008 04:06:27 PM »

I've always done fine with 40".
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Skellerz
« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2008 05:40:33 PM »

Thanks Smiley
I currently have them holding a 47" for me, but I'm glad I asked before I ordered it!
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