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Old 08-22-2007, 05:19 PM   #1
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Needle Conversion Question - mm to US
If a pattern calls for a 3mm needle, what US size would you use? I checked on line for conversion charts and can't find one that shows an equivalent for 3mm.

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Old 08-22-2007, 08:25 PM   #2
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I think it is a US size 2.

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There is no exact US equivalent. Try US 2 and 3, and use whichever gives you the correct gauge. If you are growing a stash of needles, a metric 3 is a good addition.
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