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Mesure to get a new long white cane

When you mesure where you want the cane to come up to.
would the mesurements be added with the cane tip on or off.

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Re:Mesure to get a new long white cane



hi; i've always measured with the tip on.
I have been taught to hold the cane vertically straight in front of you, with the top of the cane at the solar plexus. maybe an inch or 2 longer if you walk fast.
Mike


Re:Mesure to get a new long white cane



Thank you for that information!


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