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"I am trying to make a fire ball effect. I want it to look magical like it is coming out of someones hand. I have been looking at software programs but they are very expensive so I thoug..."
"ok... first of all i have a confession to make, i'm a student. i live in an area of Nottingham infested with other students including other twirlers and jugglers and at the moment NONE..."
Last Reply: by Dragon7
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"Help!I finally have access to tons of kevla but i dont know which weave or type is the right 1. I know this has all been talked about before but i dont know how many people actually kn..."
Posted: by thor Last Reply: by thor
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"ok. how do i go about getting a permit or whatever i need to be able to spin fire without getting arrested?i'm actually a volunteer firefighter and just talked to my chief, and he dosen..."
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 1056 Replies: 2
"well, i was just outside on my patio practicing staff, twisters, toss juggling and some other stuff. Im not an expert yet so i still drop my balls and as a scooped up one of them a spli..."
" hey I've been trying to upload some pix... but when I've done all the stuff and clicked on "yes I agree with the rules" it says "ERROR: Line 3789 Error uploading photo: Will not upl..."
Posted: by Silvur Last Reply: by Silvur
Views: 1693 Replies: 21
"I know this has been talked about a million times over, but since I can't seem to find the thread I was reading the other day, just thought I'd put out a question to all you travellers ..."
"Hi!! Long time no see! Everything ok with everyone? Now here is my problem:I finally had the money today to buy the red innercore firestaff... so I ran to my computer... sat down... t..."
Last Reply: by Dunc
Views: 2286 Replies: 22
"... for a black eye and seriously briused pride I know I'm new but my colleagues are seriously taking the piss after they caught me practising outside just as I tried to do a reel thing..."
Last Reply: by Dunc
Views: 2707 Replies: 23
"Does anyone know of a type of glowing poi that has some weight to it. I'm interested in finding something that doesn't spin as fast as glowsticks.I really like the feel of the tennis ba..."
Posted: by Glåss Last Reply: by PK_
Views: 2430 Replies: 11
"Hiya, I have some Duras for sale, http://www.durastilt.com/Adjustable height large size 24-40" I've used them for 2 hours.I'm asking 250GBP plus P+P, but I'm open to offers.Reason fo..."
"hey guys...ive just recently gotten into practicing for about an hour a day and am now getting huge blisters on my fingers (from where the leather straps are rubbing). any ideas on ho..."
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 631 Replies: 1
"hello,just wondering if there's any other spinners here in oxford, i'm new at the uni here.also, i'm supposed to be doing a show soon, and the damned airport guys confiscated my poi (th..."
"Someone broke on of my electroglos and I was wondering if anybody wanted to post me theirs as a replacement?Well actually I was wondering how I'd open the part where the rope connects t..."
"I've been practicing quite alot lately, and my joints all feel fine. A little soreness from the muscles that aren't used to working that hard, but other than that, I'm fine...Except......."
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 710 Replies: 4
"finaly got myself organised nuff to get a user password so hey to you all "
Posted: by Fee
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"Well im finally confident enough to light my poi... in other words i havent smacked myself in the head of late But ive forgotten how to cure the wick.. i did have a lil info sheet t..."
"I'd like to start gigging in the central Florida area. Looking for (cheap) insurance.Links Anyone ? "
"Hi all again,I'm quite new to using fire, but loving it so much...was hoping you could tell me how long your kevlar burns for, cos my poi always seem to go out so quick, i was wondering..."
Last Reply: by Frodo
Views: 999 Replies: 3
"Ok, I just showed a few of my friends my poi for the first time, with the glowsticks on the end (I would have used fire, but It was not appropriate at the time) and people I didnt even ..."
"i recently got a unicicle and i'm having trouble, i can move forward about a metre and stay still for a few seconds but thats about it, has anyone got any advice of info on riding one, ..."
Posted: by Mand Last Reply: by Mand
Views: 912 Replies: 3
"Ok, so I need to ask for help from any spinners in France, or anyone who has spun in France.I go back out there for work in the beginning of May, for 4 months. The problem is, I'm not ..."
Last Reply: by MeLKiMo
Views: 1303 Replies: 8
"Hi pplI know this has been asked before but I still don't know. Because I don't have any brooms or anything to try lengths. And I don't know people where I can borrow a staff from to tr..."
Posted: by t0xic Last Reply: by bluecat
Views: 892 Replies: 2
"yeah uh i put up a site with about 20 tutorials with clips on more advanced poi moves, such as 7 beat, btb 4 beaat, butterfly weaves etc.yeah um here is the link, just trying to spread ..."
Last Reply: by Cody
Views: 1625 Replies: 13
"This might sound a bit disgusting....I apologise...I need a bit of first-aid advice. I've burnt my hand pretty bad the night before last with boiling water.All of the back of my hand in..."
"Has anyone had success with paying by Switch on the HOP shop?I put in an order which went fine until I got to the paypal screen, filled in all the details including card no. and expiry ..."
Last Reply: by arsn
Views: 2371 Replies: 9
"i really feel quite embarressed for asking what is probably such a simple and silly question, but i have tried all can think, which i must admit, wasn't a lot, and i simply can't work ..."
Posted: by Richee
Views: 837 Replies: 3
" Because Iv not much time for surfing, is possible save somehow text of the thread? Thanx for help ******************** "
Posted: by trixy Last Reply: by trixy
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"six students going to Glasgow for one night in Feb have nowhere to stay. anyone lives in or has stayed in glasgow know any cheap accommodation. someone said something about student dis..."
"Im going to try to get green flames, can i use my normal (parafin soaked) ones for this or will the different chemicals ruin them?Please help!! "
"For those who haven't read my introduction and maybe will read it here, I'm looking for a willing instructor in the Philadelphia area who can help me improve my double staff. There's a..."
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 1802 Replies: 8
"Ok, so I have WinAmp v5.01 and today while going through my poi videos I opened one and the video was upside down. Yes, completely upside down. Not 2 minutes before that I watched an..."
"i seem to be having problems with acessing secure sites ie HOP shopping i cant acess them i have checked my securety settings and i have also tried turning off my firewall with no affec..."
Posted: by Frodo
Views: 1012 Replies: 4
"Im looking to find free hosting or very cheap paid hosting for a small website, not selling anything... just a personal one... with loadsa pictures and a few mpeg format videos!!things..."
Posted: by flid Last Reply: by pounce
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"Several people have asked for a full list of commands that people can use on the chatroom's web interface, so I've listed the bellow. To use, substitute the word in angle brackets eithe..."
"OK, I don't know what the right name is, forward butterfly then cross overhead... Have been trying to get it but, duh.... Just keep hitting together. Any suggestions???Thanks,Dinah-mite..."
"My sister needs to buy 2 pairs quickly.I saw a site before but I can't find it now.Any places that sell any stilts at all are of interest.Sorry for being abrupt, just running out the do..."
Posted: by poikid Last Reply: by simian
Views: 1452 Replies: 14
"hey there all. I was just wondering here, i've gotten the impression that Jedi is the ultimate best poi artist. is that truly what they are called, or is it just a joke? if anyone has t..."
"So Ive been thinking about getting some jet fuel to spin with cuz I hear its pretty good and cheap. Was just curious if it would be ok to breathe with though. The name sounds kinda sc..."
Posted: by Puk
Views: 909 Replies: 4
"Im just asking how does everybody else Quote for Performance jobs ?. "
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 855 Replies: 2
"It could be my PoS Gov. computer but could yall take a gander at this error and perhaps tell me how to fix this or maybe it is something yall can take care of.Usually when I open a larg..."
"When painting on denim what's the best way to go about it??Paint on, then wash???Paint on then iron??? then wash??? I'm making a fairy land on my jeans and don't wanna ruin the paints, ..."
"When spinning poi, do you have to hold it wrapped around your fingers, or can you just hold it in your hands?Thanks!~Abby "
"Did anyone play fireropes indoor?I got asked to do a show,aparently the hall is very big and "very "high-(gonna look at it next week and see what that means)and it has a wooden floor.I ..."
"This is about coloured flames, dont groan please!!i just need to know wether to make a separate pair to spin colours with. ive got some boric acid nd dont want to ruin my chains cheers!..."
Posted: by Zeraul
Views: 882 Replies: 4
"My first problem is wenn is a good time to light the staff... How much experience do you need...I have stoppet hitting my self now and have control over the staff... But hey you can mak..."
"hi.i dont know anyone else that pois. i met this guy when i was aus. that showed me a few basic moves (3-beat weave, butterfly, through the keyhole, (+ all in reverse)) and since then ..."
Posted: by caz86
Views: 1218 Replies: 12
"I've been spinning poi about 3 months now, and spinning fire poi for about a month. I've just started tryin to spin a mexican wave with fire. Your mean't to do this right? There aren't ..."
Posted: by NYC Last Reply: by NYC
Views: 1910 Replies: 15
"Anyone have a Firespinning Resume or CV online? Even if it's not yours. I'd just love to see what one looks like (with the hopes of creating my own.)I guess juggling/performance stuff..."