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Old 11-07-2007, 01:50 AM   #1
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What length of a circular needle cord for sleeves?
For a men's standard sweater with Lion Suede yarn, what length should the circular needle be if I want to knit the sleeves with it? Thanks :D
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Old 11-07-2007, 01:56 AM   #2
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Since the cuffs are probably going to start at 10-12" it would be hard to find a circ that short. So you could start with a longer one and magic loop, or 2 circs or dpns and work until it's large enough to use 16" needles.
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I use 16" for sleeves & 24" for everything else.

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