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"I just started to pick up staff, and I have gotten most beginners moves correct, but I just can't get the Halo right. I don't know what I'm doing wrong and I've visited the free lesson ..."
Last Reply: by Poje
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"Winter hasn't even hit yet and its already becoming hard to find fuel. It took me almost two hours to find a place that had any fuel. What place would stock fuel in the winter. When ..."
Posted: by Jareth Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 955 Replies: 9
"Dear friends at HoP, I have a question to the community that involves fire. A friend of mine and me are working on a concept for a new act and were playing with the thought of setting o..."
Posted: by Visara Last Reply: by Brenn
Views: 548 Replies: 8
"I have recently taken great interest in Fire Fans. I am looking for a durable set (so i wont mangle them on my first few hours of fun!) that will last me a while. My direction is to inc..."
Posted: by Jareth Last Reply: by Poje
Views: 663 Replies: 4
"A simple question here:I'm commissioning my first firestaff soon, but I don't know what length I should ask for.I'm roughly 1 meter 88, corresponding to 6 foot 2 inches. I have a slim/s..."
"Hi, can anyone help me?? Ive broken a connection in my LED poi and cant seem to find the right balls anywhere. They are the ones that change colours from red to blue to green. My boyfri..."
Last Reply: by Stout
Views: 637 Replies: 1
"Well hello there, I've just moved from Edinburgh to Vancouver for a year and no one here seems to know what paraffin is.What fuel do you guys use over here? My poi are hungry."
Posted: by Jameth Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 606 Replies: 1
"In case anyone else is having the same problem:I recently noticed that embedded videos weren't displaying properly in the latest FF2 under winXP: nothing after the first embedded video ..."
Posted: by kith
Views: 2204 Replies: 14
"Yo-I've spent the morning crawling over the forums, and haven't been able to find anything to really answer this Q -Last night, for the fourth of july, my fellow spinners and i put on a..."
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 1294 Replies: 9
"hey guys.So im new to pay pal, ive hooked it up to my online banking (what a night-mare) and now have just got funds in my bank.i went to add funds. ok cool no problem.THEN I GET TOLD T..."
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 3127 Replies: 20
"I want to start traveling to diffrent carnavals/festevals and shows to sell fire poi and other things what i would like to know is are there any legal matters to think about whats the b..."
"Howdy all. I tried to search but didn't clock anything to answer my question.I'm heading over to Thailand in January and trying to figure out if it's cheaper to book the flights in adva..."
"Now this might appear strange, but I need to find all possible ways:I'm on the verge of moving to India permanently (or "as permanent as possible"), this means I have a lot of stuff to ..."
Last Reply: by Ade
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"What do you do with your hair when you're spinning fire poi?I've got long, almost waist length hair, and DO NOT want to chop it off in some short "trendy" do. I had my hair really short..."
Posted: by gita
Views: 2153 Replies: 17
"hi all! so i've been getting a few popups from avg lately telling me that i need to update (duh) & also that they won't be having the free updates after this month?! does anyone kn..."
"Hi, I've just moved to Nottm & am trying to find somewhere to meet folks & practise by (allbeit basic) poi skills! It seems something goes on the Forest Ground but am not sure f..."
Posted: by endoe
Views: 1712 Replies: 9
"Just like it says on the tin.I'm 'Having real trouble connectin my wireless netgear router'. Now where to start I plug in th cat 5 cable to the Nic- then into 'LAN 1' holeI plug the cat..."
"Well Im new to the idea of preforming for money. I have done a few grad parties and small things like that. I and a friend that's a glass walker and juggler were going to be busking a..."
Posted: by Nee
Views: 876 Replies: 6
"Hi everyone! I came across Poi the other day and immediately fell in love with the idea and have decided to have a go! But I don't really know what type to get. I really like the LED gl..."
Posted: by Eu4iK Last Reply: by Jameth
Views: 1407 Replies: 1
" I just received my cole cord with swivels and quicklinks today in the mail and for some reason I can't seem to get them to adjust to a shorter length. Can anybody please help me out o..."
"Okay the big question how long did it take for you to learn the backwards chase(with poi)? And what is the best move you know now? I know this is lame but I'm curious. "
"Hello All,Well it looks as though I coming to London! Has anyone got a spare room somewhere near Farringdon that I could rent for a few months till I get sorted?PM me and I'll give you ..."
"Where would you be able to get wicks locally? I have a few small shows coming up and im not sure if I ordered some it would be in time. My friend who works the local ren fests suggest..."
Last Reply: by aston
Views: 1212 Replies: 10
"is there any life span?"
"First of all I should tell you what I use as a handle. Im not sure why but I like using key rings better than any other handle I have tried. The problem with them though is that they ..."
Last Reply: by harasu
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"i would like to purchase led a pair of led pois ..so .. if i buy them on this site.. will the delivery to .. CROATIA.. (thats..far away from --anywhere-- ) cost more than the product i..."
"every time I start to swing my fuzzy practice poi, they slip off my fingers, I have the ones where it's 2 loops. Is there something I can do, or a better way to hold them to keep them o..."
"I'm using library computers, and I've been having a bit of trouble in the last few weeks with randomly being logged out- I sign in, go onto main index- and can't see the 'Introduction' ..."
"Hi all, I was wondering if anyone else has ordered a green LED bulb from HOP? I ordered a blue and a green and i can barely tell the difference between the LEDs. ive noticed that ..."
"hello everyone!its looking like in a week or two im going to be heading towards either ireland or scotland for a bit before i head off to france.. but i cant decide wherei was wondering..."
Posted: by LOCfan Last Reply: by newgabe
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"I was just recently invited to go on a 3 week trip to the middle east, particularly Oman, this winter. We'll be set up in a nice hotel, and we have 2 30 minute performances a day. Every..."
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 802 Replies: 3
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Last Reply: by Mucky
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"my poi consists of tennis balls, bungie cords, and canvas finger straps connected to the end of the cord with electric tape. the connection between the tennis ball and bungie cord was ..."
"hey! first off i want to say "hi" to all the people on this site, i have been looking on here for about a month now, and found it most informing.And also, I KNOW FIRE-BREATHING IS DANGE..."
Posted: by roach
Views: 3275 Replies: 19
"I am new to poi and I would like to make a trade for poi DVDs and toys that you don't use anymore. I have herbs, extracts, and seeds for trade. Check out ethnogarden.com and naturaluniv..."
Last Reply: by simta
Views: 774 Replies: 3
"hey everyone,as part of my A-level in sociology my class is putting on a sociology confrence and i was wondering if there was anyone in the midlands or surrounding areas that might be a..."
"I have a lady from the Barefoot Festival asking me if I can find her a hoop performer for the festival. The dates of the festival are 1-3 August 2008. The location is Barrow-upon-Soar i..."
"Alright chaps. Another one for the technophiles out there My girlfriends computer (running Vista) recently stopped booting up. After trying everything I knew, including system restore, ..."
Posted: by Mucky Last Reply: by Mucky
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"Hey, I thought it'd be a good idea to start up a thread specifically for people to help or get help finding other threads. A lot of you folks have been around long enough that you migh..."
Last Reply: by FireTom
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"hi. i don't usually say much on here, i'm a quiet observer, but i recently had a bad injury so i am looking for words of wisdom. 3 months ago i broke my left arm in 5 places and now i ..."
Last Reply: by FireTom
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"Me and my friend spin fire every once and awhile, and we keep our equipment in a small cooler with the fuel and fuel tin. My friend was keeping the cooler in her car and I guess the ker..."
Posted: by lewiss
Views: 1002 Replies: 4
"heyhey.firstly, I've been 'poiing' for a while now and getting really in to it.I've started using L.E.D. poi at night now, but am finding they're twisting and getting tangled up all the..."
Posted: by Puk
Views: 1219 Replies: 3
"My flexibilty (lack of ) is getting and really putting my abilties back . Can Anybody surgest good stretching exercises . "
Posted: by CERA Last Reply: by Richee
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" Hi im doing some research on fire art for a course im doing, can anybody take the time to answer some questions for me?Thanks guys! Questionnaire : Fire DancingGender?How old are yo..."
" I just signed up for an acct on here a couple minutes ago after buying a couple things from here. I purchased the monkey fist fire poi set yesterday, and I just purchased the Knock ..."
Posted: by squid
Views: 7095 Replies: 28
"everything I have seen regarding Oggz is positive. however, I am torn between those and the FlowPoi Duo. Does anyone have a preference between the two?Oggz+ soft shell+ its rounded sh..."
Posted: by Yakumo
Views: 1431 Replies: 5
"All the picture links on the thumbnails at the top of the page are broken atm :eg :http://www.homeofpoi.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=17505Code:Fatal error: Cannot redeclare senddosem..."
Posted: by Geeza
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"Its not really a problem but its been annoying me ever since i used the forums.I never remember a password because i am usually not on a pc that is mine. So i read threads then reply t..."
Last Reply: by FireTom
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"I'm coming down on the coach next week, with the plan to look round, try and find a place to live, and a job.. Then hopefully I can nip back up north, and my Daddy's giving me a lift ba..."
Posted: by ReivaX
Views: 1512 Replies: 7
"what is a proper way to do that? hitting them on the ground would actually shorten the life of the poi, wouldn't it?"