Our newdrawingplate hasholesfrom 4.5 to 15mm, and theDuo-knitdowelhas 10andabout 5mm in diameter.The coilis a meansof facilitating thebeginning. The grooves rount the dowel make theknittingfasterand more enjoyable. The10mm-sectionof the dowelcan be used onboth sides.The thinnerpartis also suitablefor thinnerchainswith finewire.
The useof the coil: An auxiliarywire is"sewn"through the openingsof the coil.As aspacer mayserveapencil.The loopsare twisted together. Then setthe reelon the dowel.Startasif you use a new wire.The thicker part of the rodhas a diameter of10mm, so you can go on working on it. The coilhas10openings.Itcanthusbe madeup to10 loops.It alsofitsona14mm dowel. It is most meaningfultoleavefor futureprojectssomerowswhencutting off thefinishedchain.(suchasthe 3rdphoto).