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Old 01-01-2007, 04:30 PM   #1
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Does the length of DPN matter?
i found two sets of DPNs on sale for an incredible price

one set is 6 inches long

the other set is 8 inches long...

are they better if they are longer or shorter?
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Old 01-01-2007, 04:36 PM   #2
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I think it's a personal preference, also a matter of what you're making. I prefer shorter ones so they aren't as unwieldy, but I only use dpns when whatever I'm making gets too small for a circ.
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