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Posted: by unicorn
Last Reply: by Rellizate
Views: 4524    Replies: 6
"I'm trying to get feedback from folks on what to do...but beware...this question is a little bit different! I want to use potassium chloride for a purple flame, but there's a twist...I ..."
Posted: by Digsy
Last Reply: by newgabe
Views: 1632    Replies: 11
"Hey guys! I'm new round here (just tried my first burn last night) and I have a few questions. Sorry if there's already a thread about this, but you all seem pretty cool so I doubt you'..."
Posted: by corey_jansen
Last Reply: by corey_jansen
Views: 926    Replies: 7
"Alright, I've read through a lot of posts on here to try and find the answer on my own but I haven't found anything that I'm comfortable with so I'll just ask. I'm a flair bartender an..."
Posted: by ElectricBlue
Views: 626    Replies: 0
"I would like to send a hoop up to my cousin who lives in QLD but I am having trouble finding the right way to do so. Im also thinking about selling a few hoops from my web site so this..."
Posted: by mmc08
Last Reply: by jumblymamba
Views: 1910    Replies: 12
"I did have a quick search on here but couldn't find advice on this one - so applogies if there is already...I have been performing mostly outdoors or indoors in circus/equestrian venues..."
Posted: by solaris
Last Reply: by burningoftheclavey
Views: 2090    Replies: 5
"i received a pair of green led poi..and after putting them together and playing i realised that one somethimes when i hit it loses conctact and stops glowing for i few seconds,or until ..."
Posted: by graphicvi0lence
Last Reply: by katieoros
Views: 1866    Replies: 3
"I was wondering, for those people using string, yarn, whatever...which knot you use to tie it to the handle...all mine seem to come undone."
Posted: by Red_RaveN
Last Reply: by MRC
Views: 14690    Replies: 52
"Anyone ever tried to make apoi that does not burn but just smoke instead? When spinning with a firestarter fuel when the fire went out the poi were leaving a beautiful trail of smoke be..."
Posted: by TedPet
Last Reply: by TedPet
Views: 1562    Replies: 3
"My name is Ted, and I'm a poi spinner from NYC. I've been spinning for 3 years, and I need a little help with fuel. A local club night wants to book me to do fire sometime in the future..."
Posted: by Richee
Views: 498    Replies: 0
"Yesterday I've found information, known already some time,that the end of IPv4 internet adressing scheme is going to be between 2010-2011.In hand, with ongoing preparation to new IPv6, ..."
Posted: by cosmicmonster
Last Reply: by iambecky
Views: 12640    Replies: 4
"I've looked at every flag poi instruction thread there is. The link to Dom's page about making flag poi does not work and the search engine won't take me to the original threads about f..."
Posted: by Joe Marshall
Last Reply: by _Clare_
Views: 2336    Replies: 1
"Hi all,A quick thing below about a thing I wrote to program aerotech ultimate clubs with a proper graphical user interface. I put this on rec.juggling, but it occurred to me that aerote..."
Posted: by willworkforfoodjnr
Last Reply: by willworkforfoodjnr
Views: 4905    Replies: 6
"Cue childish laughing at the post title hur hur hur Basically, what I'm looking for are some longer versions of these:"
Posted: by Richee
Last Reply: by Richee
Views: 1204    Replies: 5
"Offline, shell scrypt recoder for old HOP threads.--------------------------------------------------Code:#!/bin/sh#HOP Old Thread Recoder##URLsed -i s/\<a\ href=\"/&lbr;url=/ $1..."
Posted: by Geoff_Roseborough
Last Reply: by aston
Views: 2300    Replies: 18
"Hello all,I really enjoy these videos on youtube and was wondering if there's any programs or anything to play around with this idea(Edited to show just link to the vid now) Unit Circl..."
Posted: by bullx
Last Reply: by Flame
Views: 1722    Replies: 11
"my self build PRACTICE staff is 140 cm alluminium tube whit a nice rubber grid but nothing at the ends.i've seen video of staff with big cylinders at the ends , how do you buld them?and..."
Posted: by Geeza
Last Reply: by fire.chef
Views: 4244    Replies: 7
"Last night i spun fire at a mates party. After id spun, one of the lads said he wanted to give fire breathing a go. I told him it was quite dangerous but he went ahead anyway.At first..."
Posted: by bugsduggan
Last Reply: by AlienJon
Views: 1028    Replies: 4
"I just made some sexy new sock poi and as I'm quite pleased, I thought I'd tell you all about them.I made up four bags of rice at 80g each and then tied off some long socks I brought at..."
Posted: by 142857
Last Reply: by UnscrupulousChavOffersFoot
Views: 3136    Replies: 8
"I have just built a fire staff and I know that I'm meant to condition the wick before using properly but I can't find anything on what I'm meant to do, so the question is in the title, ..."
Posted: by Pink...?
Last Reply: by Mother_Natures_Son
Views: 9704    Replies: 27
"Ok, i want to know how to make some sock poi of my own, i already own some, but they are actual socks. I want some sock poi that aren't socks. (and i've already made some tight's poi - ..."
Posted: by Ickarus
Last Reply: by simta
Views: 1279    Replies: 12
"I was wondering if anyone had experimented with covering the center stick with silicone?"
Posted: by Richee
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 2012    Replies: 4
"Like you may register, from past few days HOP start to use new URL handling method:RESTORE HACK:Code:/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/863799used with old indexes. Just relink the newer oneacc..."
Posted: by mfskarphedin
Last Reply: by MRC
Views: 7208    Replies: 15
"I'm planning to make a set of fire wings with aluminum framework for my friend. I would like them to be fabric and fold partially (but not all the way or the wicks would hit.)My first ..."
Posted: by AnotherCircle
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 4509    Replies: 22
"Hi, I'm searching for links, informations, opinions, about breackdown staves, for traveling ! 2 or 3 pieces.I saw the choice in HOP shop, I would like to have others choices (resistance..."
Posted: by railspinner
Last Reply: by ElectricBlue
Views: 2532    Replies: 1
"i live out of a 70 litre pack for most of the summer which needs room for my food and water, and my dogs food and water, aswell as clothing, sleeping bag and a bunch of other supplies. ..."
Posted: by callan_concentrate
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 2681    Replies: 12
"Hi Guys, we are putting a call out to all to give us some feedback on the settings for our C2 light units. As they have been out and about now for while we are interested in refining th..."
Posted: by dreadpoi
Last Reply: by Mother_Natures_Son
Views: 7256    Replies: 37
"so im quite confused. As HoP being a pretty big and successful poi bussiness, why are they putting the new ball bearing swivels were there not even the bottom and not at ..."
Posted: by MikefromGlos
Views: 2425    Replies: 0
"Hey Just thought I would ask some advice ia old hand is allowed *laugh out loud?I just made my first pair of sock poi from fabric etc... it toke me so 2 days but i finally finished them..."
Posted: by pozee
Last Reply: by callan_concentrate
Views: 12560    Replies: 30
"i know the fire sword thing has been discussed, but i was wondering if anyone had any different ideas when using titanium, if that would be worse to use, or maybe better. i have the ca..."
Posted: by jugjimcos
Last Reply: by Poje
Views: 4775    Replies: 10
"Being a newbie I don't know how much you guys are interested in Club Swinging. I swung clubs for afew years before picking up a pole and found I could apply just about every move I new..."
Posted: by bhawk
Last Reply: by Mother_Natures_Son
Views: 6998    Replies: 28
"Ok, this is probably a stupid question, but like the saying goes, "There are no stupid questions, just a lot of inquisitive idiots."Anyways, I want to make practice Poi out of rope (sho..."
Posted: by DCPowerStilts
Last Reply: by DCPowerStilts
Views: 2396    Replies: 4
"Does anyone have videos of routines on power stilts? I am looking for ideas for artistic performance that involves jumping running while balancing/twirling/etc. Also, if you're in the..."
Posted: by Pali
Last Reply: by missy21
Views: 9026    Replies: 20
"The simple fact that they come with a recharging dock should be cool enough, but I want to see them in action! Can I get a link to a video of someone spinning oggpoi?Here's what I'm ta..."
Posted: by Alux
Last Reply: by MRC
Views: 1298    Replies: 8
"Hey GuysI'm just getting into this new thing where I juggle balls that are lit on fire.At the moment I've been using a series of gloves doused in water and stuff so I don't burn my hand..."
Posted: by Mucky
Last Reply: by aston
Views: 7967    Replies: 26
"Hey, since Hyperloop isn't making poi any more, anybody know where to go to get custom sock/cone poi made? I *could* make them myself, but my sewing skills are pretty dodgy and with my..."
Posted: by Mynci
Last Reply: by georgemc
Views: 1526    Replies: 3
"Hi everyone.A few of us are looking to book on some pyrotechnic courses probably in stage pyro and wondered if anybody had any experience / knew a good course. I have found quite a few ..."
Posted: by avalanche
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 2014    Replies: 15
"HELP!!!life just isn't the same, the end of my staff has snapped off and i don't know what to was my beast aswell, 6 wicks, FAAATTT aswell about 3cm across, and is about 5ft ..."
Posted: by *HyperLight
Last Reply: by Stout
Views: 2569    Replies: 7
"A friend of mine just pointed me in the direction of PoiPlay.. they look pretty promising! "
Posted: by Ade
Last Reply: by Mother_Natures_Son
Views: 2265    Replies: 8
"I was having a spin with my crew last night and noticed something interesting - and wondered if it has any basis in fact, science, experience, or we were high on fumes and had a group h..."
Posted: by coleman
Last Reply: by CPlater1
Views: 50253    Replies: 158
"well, they've done it.rgb (i.e can produce any colour you care to imagine), *fully* programmable (via usb pc link) aerotech equipment has arrived at last anyone who saw the london jugg..."
Posted: by SourceCode
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 1177    Replies: 3
"HiI want to buy a roll of kevlar to make some fire staff and torchesI was wondering if anyone have ever tried both?which one absorbs more gas?Thanks"
Posted: by ado-p
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 16553    Replies: 88
"SO i just found out that Aerotech are not gonna be making staffs anymore. In fact, oif you want one then today is the last day you can order one In light of this news...I have a questio..."
Posted: by StGinger
Last Reply: by ElectricBlue
Views: 2688    Replies: 15
"I was wondering if anyone out there had any equipment by Yoho? Particularly the staffs, cos I want to know if you can REALLY get an LED staff for 9.99? Does anyone else have this staff..."
Posted: by Aish
Last Reply: by Mother_Natures_Son
Views: 14329    Replies: 67
"Anyone ever think of trying something with sharp objects? Such as Knife poi or Mace poi? Has this been done before? If not I think it would be cool to see it. If yes, anyone have a vide..."
Posted: by hippieofvenus
Last Reply: by Mynci
Views: 4080    Replies: 34
"I was just wondering the poorest cheapest and most ghetto toy you have ever made wasfor me it was a welding rod with gauze pad wrapped around it then wire around that for keeping it on...."
Posted: by FilipS
Last Reply: by Jameth
Views: 2154    Replies: 7
"Hi everybody!I'm a beginner poi spinner, with just some experience. I train mostly with homemade sock poi, and I've been looking for some interesting poi set. Still, i can do moves like..."
Posted: by kerryann
Last Reply: by Rellizate
Views: 1561    Replies: 1
"*IF THIS WAS ALREADY POSTED..... DELETE THE BLIMING THING!*I am wondering who has made their own poi heads, and what did you make. I am wracking my brain to come up with some new goodi..."
Posted: by ElectricBlue
Views: 457    Replies: 0
Posted: by Ade
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 4835    Replies: 10
"(mods feel free to move this if it's not in the right spot...)I'm just about to start a course in sword techniques, and obviously have thought about the translation of some of the techn..."
Posted: by .Morph.
Last Reply: by Rellizate
Views: 20618    Replies: 27
"Help!! I'm planning on making kevlar rope poi with monkey fist knots at the end.Has anyone got advise on making them? What's got me stuck is the amount of kevlar rope needed for the who..."
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