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Old 09-08-2013, 11:20 PM   #12
jinxnit55
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Originally Posted by GrumpyGramma View Post
You want to be sure the tip is securely fastened to the cable. I learned here to use a piece of grippy shelf liner to hold onto the tip and and use the key to tighten it. I don't have problems with yarn getting into a gap.
GG, I swear they are screwed in all the way. Within 20 minutes, one always backs out a thread or two, and the yarn plunges into it and gets stuck. I told myself, "Self, if I have to deal with this throughout the entire cowl I will go bonkers!" I started my cowl on a Harmony fixed circular today and am happily halfway done!
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