View Full Version : my knit pick options cables HAVE MEMORY!

01-03-2007, 09:32 PM

my knit picks order finally came today! were my expectations of the supposedly very memory-less cables too high?

some pictures:

my kpo 47" cable. that, my friends, has memory.

the 24" one doesn't seem as bad though.

if you ask me, my addi's looking a lot better:

so, what's the deal? i really expected something that would hang nearly straight down when held. :(

01-03-2007, 09:46 PM
they do eventually. they've been wound tight in the warehouse for a while, pull em and let them hang over night. After you work some projects with them they become much straighter. Anything's gonna have some memory.

01-03-2007, 10:10 PM
Just knit some, and they'll straighten out. I had that happen with my set in the beginning.

01-03-2007, 11:47 PM
I got mine today too, and they did that just until I started using them- now they are completely flat. I love them!

01-04-2007, 08:26 AM
Plus, they are so very flexible that you won't even notice the curl.

01-04-2007, 12:42 PM
don't forget that your addis have a needle hanging on the end too...

That might weigh that 47" cable down some and cause it to hang straighter.