Knitter's Pride Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"

$15.39 Each

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Knitter's Pride Karbonz 16" Fixed Circular Needles have the spectacular flex and tensile strength of carbon fiber, the same material used in aerospace engineering, with a warm feel like wood. These lightweight carbon circulars feature durable, flexible cables with a smooth join for easy, no-snag knitting. Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles have shiny, sharp, nickel-plated brass points and a smooth surface that's easy on the hands. These needles are also available in 24", 32", and 40" lengths.

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4.6

(based on 28 reviews)

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93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Premium Needles

The purchase was initially to make socks on two circulars rather than dps or magic loop. But secondly I made a winter hat using one 16-inch and went to two during the decreases. ...Read complete review

The purchase was initially to make socks on two circulars rather than dps or magic loop. But secondly I made a winter hat using one 16-inch and went to two during the decreases. Yarn moves swiftly over the needles for quicker knitting. I bought them because they were a new style and was very pleased with the results. I recommended these to a friend and she bought them as well but hasn't used them yet.

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Nice needles but bad joins

I so wanted to love these needles, as I knit a lot of socks with Size 0/1, and wanted something I wouldn't have to worry about breaking. I love the carbon fiber...Read complete review

I so wanted to love these needles, as I knit a lot of socks with Size 0/1, and wanted something I wouldn't have to worry about breaking. I love the carbon fiber material (warm), and the cords are really nice as they don't hold a curled shape and have a good solid feel. Unfortunately, as is the case with most small-sized needles, the joins snagged. Specifically, one had good joins, while the other snagged (I had bought 2 sets), so I'm thinking its a quality control problem.
As usual, Webs was happy to take the return and followed through with the banking expeditiously.

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5.0

Always wanted to try Karbonz

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from Grand Junction, Colorado

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I needed a fixed 16 inch size 2 to make a premie hat. Comfortable, smooth join between needle and cable. Will purchase again.

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5.0

Perfection

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from Texas

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Pros

  • Cord great

Cons

  • None for me

Best Uses

    Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

    These are so much better for me than addi's

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    5.0

    They are working just lovely

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    from Central Connecticut

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    Pros

    • Smooth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Colorwork

      Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

      Working on a 100% cashmere cowl in colorwork.

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      5.0

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      from Washington DC

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      Pros

      • I love, love these needles

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        Best Uses

        • Socks especially, but everything

        Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

        I make socks, but now I'm knitting a skirt and a dress with these needles. I love the feel and the weight. The stitches just glide along.

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        5.0

        Great size for small hats

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        from Chelmsford, MA

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        Pros

        • Right Size For Kid Hats

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Small Hats

          Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

          Using these needles to make hats for small child

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Great needles!

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          from Carpinteria, CA

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          Pros

          • A pleasure to knit with
          • Like Steel Tips

          Cons

          • 1 Tip Join Not 100
          • But not a problem

          Best Uses

          • Circ Work Few Stitches

          Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

          Useful when stitches are reduced but these needles still take a large number of stitches with finer yarn. They are smooth to work with - the only hitch on my ones is that one of the steel tips (which I also like by the way) is not joined 100% smoothly but it is a very minor hitch and doesn't detract from the pleasure of knitting with these needles.

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          5.0

          Great needles

          By 

          from Franklin, VA

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          Pros

          • Good Price
          • Non-slip
          • Well made

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Hats
          • Small items

          Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

          I bought these needles for hat knitting and they have not disappointed. I love Karbonz needles. They are well made and the stitches don't slip off the needle.

           
          5.0

          Love them

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          from Maine

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          Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

          Hat

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Karbonz Needles

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          from San Diego, CA

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          Pros

          • Smooth

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

              I am a master knitter and am always trying different needles. These are wonderful for socks using 2 circular at a time. The yarn doesn't snag on the transitions from tip to flexible wire.

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              5.0

              Love it!

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              from CO

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              Comments about true Karbonz Fixed Circular Needles 16"":

              Hats, face cloths and other small projects

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