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"When I see the instruction video's on this site I notice that the people performing allway's have there poi's in a "straight line"(as in: they look as if they are placed on the outsides..."
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"Today was my one day of stupidity....... I logged out,then tried to log in again but I couldn't! I don't know how or why ,but there was a mistake with my e-mail address so I ca..."
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"Hey,This is going to have to be really short Im afriad cause Im at work and shouldnt be on the internet. I started Poi a couple of weeks back, and Im having real troubles getting better..."
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"OK, OK, I am having trouble learning!!!! Got the figure 8, butterfly, but now seem to be stumped!!!Can't put both hands together for the 3 beat, corkscrew etc. etc.... One hand can do i..."
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"Well,being a newbie makes feel like asking for instructions......fire instructions!!!I want to light up my poi for the first time and I've many reasons of being anxious about it...I kno..."
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"OUCH.I woke up this morning and wearily opened my....EYE...I couldnt open the other one...twas stuck together with yucky stuff...I was twirling last night and I remember that I was rubb..."
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"im starting a workshop with a few other people to teach a group of kids the necessity of fire in their lives, it would be much appreciated if people could offer their ideas and opinions..."
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"hello, where I can see videos, if somebody could help me, agradecere"
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"As people are often referred to the search engine when asking stuff that's been well covered before I thought a thread about optimising search engine use may be good.I've just done a se..."
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"Kay,Can anyone explain this move to me please.laZy"
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"Hello Every time I log on it says that I have an unread private message. Not true! I've read all my messages! Why like this Oh.. mabe it's a very secret message that is so sec..."
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"dont know if this is the right forum to be in.have been doing a fire show outside a bar in paphos, cyprus, not for money, just for a few free drinks. the show is fine but i feel it need..."
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"no really i have. spent about 10/15 hours spinning at reading fest and now im home i cant do anything that i was doing *cries* maybe i need to get a lil wasted...is there anyone out the..."
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"hi,Fild has already given this a negatory, but is there a way to watch avi's and such on a mac? especially without using premier or final cut as i have nethier the ram nor broadband (fo..."
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"For some reason i cant see the preview for COL4, could the fact i havent got broadband be the problem.It seems to load half way, then it just stops."
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"I bought a set of beaming balls about two weeks ago and they have already started to disintergrate!! Since i got them i've used them on about three seperate occasions for a good length..."
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"hey im sorta new at this and absolutly no one in my pathetic town even knows what poi are so im looking to you guys to help me out, anything that helped you get to be good at twirling w..."
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"This is just an idea, not sure if it's possible here.If you start a new thread you have the option of recieving emails when someone responds to your post. Works great Is there anyway..."
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"Help!I am looking for those GloPoi that aerotech offers. Think they are at the EJC as well.Could one of you lucky guys in Denmark ask at their stand when one can buy, how much they will..."
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"Small question, possibly for the dutch contingent!Have any of you been to the Lowlands Festival and do you know if taking our firepoi would be allowed?"
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"can a mod change my member number to 22580 because that would be wicked"
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"I've been playing with my new poi on the beach, and (woops) they are all sandy - Is this going to hurt the kevlar? Should I try and get it out? Or just play on... "
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"Currrently I'm practicing fire breathing using water. I get an okay mist but some water will ALWAYS run down my chin. Is the whole technique NOT getting fuel ANYWHERE but the mist, or i..."
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"bought some cheap kevlar rope at the ejc a couple of days ago and I've just got it out of its bag to find about 5cm from either end are fraying really badly- that is an awful lot of a 2..."
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"I need a bit of help from my fiery friends. I finally have my first paying gig at a local club coming up. Problem is I still have not been able to come up with a stage name that I would..."
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"Looking in Old disusssion grrop files colapsedIm searching for a Adresses of shops in Germany, Holand Where I can Buy Those materials, So be plased. And If some one have plase simply wr..."
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"When I am doing fire poi you can barley see the fire and it goes out every couple minutes. What am I doing wrong??"
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"I'm trying to find a nice acrylic contact ball about 2.75-3", as cheap as possible (my little brother wants to start learning, but doesn't want to pay 25 to trash it if he doesn't have..."
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"I got a set of beaming poi a few months ago and have been having a problem with one of them from the start. The one flickers on, off, and dimmed. I havent taken it apart yet because I..."
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"...but is there a thread on this site for people who aren't already mad good? I've been trying to do this stupid 3 beat weave that everyone in the world except me knows how to do a..."
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"Ok, I've recently aquired some crutches that are looking very much like a staff to me. They don't rattle one bit either I know there's the odd random mention of crutches round here ..."
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"Hey I just wanted to know what type of Glow Poi is good for doing wraps. Everyone I know thinks that Electroglo poi are, but a few others use beamers. I'm confused can someone help m..."
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"Hey Hey, I've been putting all my albums onto my PC recently using Audio Catalyst.However just recently (Well, actually not that recently but anyhooooo) the albums have all been ripped ..."
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"Hi folks,I'm just beginning to get into spinning poi, and I'm wondering what kind of purchases I should be making to get myself started. I plan to buy a chain rope from the store here a..."
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"Just to create controversy and know if i'm not the onlyone crazy guy........ someone has trying put chains in your staff??? or poi in the staff, and only fired the poi??? mmmm,..."
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"Hey,does anybody know what parts you need and how to connect them to make fire poi with kevlar rope? please help... perhaps somebody knows where to find a picture?thanx a lot "
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"Does anyone know officially whether you need a permit or license to do fire stuff (eg firechains) in public places (as opposed to private or placves such as beaches where there are no f..."
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"I would like to buy some things of home of poi... but my question is: How much would i have to pay to HOP to send me the items to Mexico? because i have to save some money for that...T..."
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"Although i enjoy getting bashed in the head and tangling myself up alot i do need a lil bit of direction and help.........its all well and good having courses in london, but what about ..."
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"Hello, My staff broke and I can't be arsed to fix it because it's not much good anyway. I have all the materials (I think) to make a new one but I'm having difficulty working out h..."
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"Ok i wanna start doing fire poi and also staff, si there anyone in olverhampton or anywhere close that will teach me and hopefully also peeps to make friends with.Thankies loadsJodie xx"
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"I've got those I-cant-get-the-sqrews-through-the-new-kevlar-and-into-the-old-sqrew-holes blues. I've been trying for about a hour now and I'm getting really crabby. Is there any wise wo..."
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"Does anyone know where I can get a hold of some 8mm (5/16) ball chain in Brooklyn? I'm looking for some place of a hardware store.Aish "
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"It is the first tiem I shop on line, and I'm worried because my order has not be processed and I shopped on friday, can some body tell me wen it will be processed?? Thanx "
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"Anyone know of any techno songs that have a "fire" or "spin" theme in the title? I'm puttingtogether a spinning mix for when I do poi.Heres what I have so far.? - The Roof Is on fire (T..."
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"Was given this CD-R with picts on it. The computer I'm using has two disk drives - one says 48X Maxthe other CDD 2600so i insert it and then WHAT?What program do i use?Help muchos appr..."
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"Just wondering since I am new to using fire and I have always got the fuel from someone else and its from Thailand. I am going back home to canada and wondering what is the best fuel fo..."
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"I need help with a computer, a computer that I dont have yet! I use the computer at work but really want to get one for home to be able to post pics and view vids. Now, I am a us..."
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"Is it is possible to be non-profit / charity etc and still charge money under the same name...bit of back ground...I taught my first workshop the other day, it went really well and it w..."
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"For the last few weeks i've been cruising around HOP looking at different 'toys' to buy and learn. I had decided i was going to order a set of Flags and the Whirlies now i look today an..."
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