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Posted: by lolli
Last Reply: by arashi
Views: 960    Replies: 1
"ok quick question... i cant get hold of any paraffin for this weekend but we've got some lamp oil here at home and i was wondering if that could work as well (or am i just being blonde..."
Posted: by Locofly
Last Reply: by halfabike
Views: 1172    Replies: 1
"hey people..just a couple quick questions...ive been using my fire poi and wondered how to care for the wicks(interleave) after use...i use citronella fuel and cool them off after use w..."
Posted: by faery em
Last Reply: by faery em
Views: 4798    Replies: 10
" just asking all knowledgable londonites:i want a really nice pair of new wings. taking into account money. if anyone knows wheres a good place for buying them let me know...also ..."
Posted: by tricksen
Last Reply: by Thistle
Views: 1031    Replies: 2
" would like to make a staff,but not sure how! so is there any informed peeps out there that could give me some advice.cheersoh,also where can you get glow sticks from (for poi)but ..."
Posted: by Cage
Views: 1341    Replies: 0
"ok, for all those who don't know what the U.P. is in Michigan - it is a vast nothingness with people who have poor dental care and talk like Canadians (no offense to Canadians, i love t..."
Posted: by DeadManWalkin30
Last Reply: by Glss
Views: 835    Replies: 1
"how do you soak a staff in fuel, and for how long?? "
Posted: by HellCat
Last Reply: by HellCat
Views: 1056    Replies: 6
"alright.. this is really getting to me.. i can do moves like the forward weave and the windmill and chasing the sun (only been spinning for less then a month) and i cannot do the butter..."
Posted: by bugaboo
Last Reply: by vyvyan
Views: 1361    Replies: 6
"Hello everyone. I have been trying for the longest time to do the onehanded betterfly but when I slip tyhe left hand on the the right hand, my poi tangle and start going in the same dir..."
Posted: by Sepa
Last Reply: by Sepa
Views: 931    Replies: 2
"How do I?? Call me dumb or whatever, but I can't figure it out.Heeeeeeellllppppppp..... "
Posted: by Lightwister
Last Reply: by xtremravr...was here..
Views: 1003    Replies: 1
"I am having problems with my POI going out way way 2 soon. right now I'm using a 2/1 ratio of lamp oil and 100% kero. Could anyone please tell me what the use and how long it lasts. ..."
Posted: by DeadManWalkin30
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 1183    Replies: 1
"what's a fire whip and how can you make one?? "
Posted: by Flynt
Last Reply: by shizN0T
Views: 1629    Replies: 8
"Hi all!I'm fairly new to poi, (six months spinning) and not really up to spinning with flame yet. I am having great sucess with glowsticks tho! But, i could really use some tips on taki..."
Posted: by Lightwister
Last Reply: by ufo8mycat
Views: 1355    Replies: 3
"I just bought some fire POI and was wondering (if i use colman fuel) how long will the fire last on the POI, before the wicks start to become injured. Basically asking, how long can i ..."
Posted: by Aisha
Last Reply: by PeDey
Views: 1495    Replies: 4
"Hit my head so hard trying to do the Alternate butterfly yesterday, I almost knocked myself out .The poi keep hitting my ass and sometimes my head when I twirl them over my shoulder..."
Posted: by Kyrian
Last Reply: by xtremravr...was here..
Views: 1352    Replies: 2
"ah, bah at me, i was too lazy to search.my (new) fire poi (cathedral style wicks) don't seem to burn very evenly. some parts are blacker than others, and some are barely burnt. Us ther..."
Posted: by Axis
Last Reply: by Dom
Views: 1206    Replies: 3
"Hi!I am searching for the weights that you use for making flags, anyone know where i can buy them in or near Camden/Kentish Town?Thankyou, you funky people!CheersAxis."
Posted: by Benstickin
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 1938    Replies: 5
"I was watching the staff movies and i watched the first on and the short staff with the lights on the end.The ones that light up when you move them..it had said see shop so I clicked o..."
Posted: by DeadManWalkin30
Last Reply: by Kinudin (Soul Fyre)
Views: 1591    Replies: 2
"What's a monkey fist not, how are they used??Also, I've done poi using lamp oil and I'm interested in trying kero or coleman's, which is better any suggestions?? "
Posted: by tricksen
Last Reply: by Knagi
Views: 1969    Replies: 15
"quite new too poi,but find my chains,too heavy and cumbersome.i am only a little person,and the poi i use are homemade,chains attached to a metal tube with the kevlar wrapped around(hop..."
Posted: by Axis
Last Reply: by Bram....
Views: 1366    Replies: 3
"I am having trouble sourcing a company that will insure me for fire performing, i am up for renewal and my current brokers have just stopped doing it!Seems like some cowboy messed it up..."
Posted: by HellCat
Last Reply: by .:* Moon Pixie *:.
Views: 1242    Replies: 3
"I finally took my comet poi out to the rave club here in Red Deer... i noticed the entire thing is not uv reflective.. the green glows just fine.. the blue doesn't at all.. would it be ..."
Posted: by tricksen
Last Reply: by Paddy
Views: 2989    Replies: 6
"which is the best to use?what is the difference between them?which is the lightest?any info.cheers trickenxx**************************************************onwards,upwa..."
Posted: by greenfyregirl
Last Reply: by Hel
Views: 3794    Replies: 8
"Morning!i was just wondering if anyone has tried to sew kevlar wick? I want to try and need some thread suggestions. all i can think of is to use wire. can anyone help please?"
Posted: by Komainu
Last Reply: by catboy
Views: 1180    Replies: 1
"I'm going out on the road soon and want to keep practicing since I'm just starting out. I really can't afford to keep buying glowsticks and practicing without some sort of light isn't v..."
Posted: by TwirlyVic
Last Reply: by TwirlyVic
Views: 2536    Replies: 5
"Halo my darlingsright i'm wondering, i adore my staff but i want to introduce something new into my stuff (i dont have an act lol!)so i was wondering about the above two. I have done un..."
Posted: by ufo8mycat
Last Reply: by smilee
Views: 1805    Replies: 2
"This may sound daft, and the answer is probably buried here somewhere, but how do I get all the residue and soot off my poi?Hope you're all good,A"
Posted: by Kerri_Considine
Last Reply: by Rozi
Views: 1611    Replies: 1
"hi,I am looking for anyone who knows poi in my area I learned Amsterdam and Spain most the people I know have never even heard of Poi. I would like someone to share infor with.KERRI"
Posted: by izyinyet
Last Reply: by lolli
Views: 2528    Replies: 6
"Could any one tell me of any place that sells wick in the UK I'm having troble getting itThank you"
Posted: by NYC
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1799    Replies: 1
"I'm a bit confused as to the purpose of this subtopic. Was it's original intent to be for those who need help with the site? Because that's what it looked like from the instructions. ..."
Posted: by Ade
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 3408    Replies: 4
"I'm looking for a couple of belly dancing fire eaters and a swordswallower - any around on this board?I've got a work opportunity for someone in Sydney if anyone's interested......Drop ..."
Posted: by Wikkaman
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 1784    Replies: 2
"As if my subject heading doesn't give it away I would like to know where the link message board is to be found."
Posted: by Aisha
Last Reply: by Aisha
Views: 2413    Replies: 6
"The hardest part of spinning poi as a beginner, I think, is how to move the hands/wrists. How is it done? I watched the video (on this site) tons of times, but I just can't seem to figu..."
Posted: by theunsjb
Last Reply: by Dom
Views: 3582    Replies: 5
"HiI am using Poi Chains and would like to know how i can make my tails longer. On the website photos, the fire tails of the performers are really long.Kind RegardsTheuns"
Posted: by master sodium
Last Reply: by master sodium
Views: 1874    Replies: 2
"well, it looks like I may be ending up with my first paying gig!I was wondering what sort of things I need in the contract as far as liability goes (if I'm allowed to use fire), and any..."
Posted: by theunsjb
Last Reply: by Dom
Views: 1680    Replies: 1
"HiI don't seem to get a really long fire tail when using my kevlar poi chains. I dip the wicks in paraffin and then light them, but when swinging, i can't seem to get a very long tail...."
Posted: by Anonymous
Last Reply: by xtremravr...was here..
Views: 2082    Replies: 4
"You have no idea how much I love this toy. The effects are incredible, the staff is so durable I could back over it with my car. One problem being, the LED's are not so durable. From..."
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