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Old 02-09-2013, 06:31 PM   #2
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Thats called a cable. Smart move to get a flexible set from the beginning rather than spend money on a cheap set that frustrates you. I don't know the difference in cables other than flexibility.

I use Knitpicks Options nickel plated or Harmony birch. I don't know what the cable is made from, but it's very flexible. They have a Try-it set that is a good way to test them out. You can also just buy a needle and cable singly if the type doesn't have a set to try. It's cheaper in the long run. I have a few Hiya Hiya and Addi and use them, too.

Hiya Hiya and Addi needles are also good and I'm sure there are others.

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