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Mobius Knitting

Daniel C. Isaksen
Department of Mathematics
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame IN 46556, U.S.A.
isaksen.1 at
Alabama P. Petrofsky
35 De Ford Dr
San Rafael CA 94903, U.S.A.
alabama at


Knitting a mobius strip involves mathematical and physical complexities. We discuss several methods for knitting strips, some traditional and some invented by us. Explicit instructions are included for experienced knitters.