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Old 12-07-2007, 08:53 PM   #7
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We always used dpns as cable needles. Once you've been knitting a while, you will always have lots of dpns, so it is not usually necessary to spring for special cable needle unless you really want to.

The only problem I would see with a much smaller cable needle is that the needle would slip out of the stitches too easily while it is not being used.
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