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Posted: by Poibabe
Last Reply: by Mr_Nenderful
Views: 5546    Replies: 10
"I'm total skint and i spin poi i have brought 2 pairs of poi and have made my own.I'm really interested in staff, metor and club twirling. does anyone know how to make these, without 2 ..."
Posted: by Charlie Fox
Last Reply: by Neon_Shaolin
Views: 1167    Replies: 5
"Greetings all,I've noticed in my travels many many different kinds of staff handles.From bare metal, to masking tape, duct tape, insulation tape (guilty) Bound leather, Hop Style with b..."
Posted: by Mireneye
Last Reply: by Mireneye
Views: 3344    Replies: 14
"For some months now I have really wanted to get myself a pair of glowy and fancy LED poi. At first I was going for the pretty expensive but as I hear, extreamly good Aerotechs. But, jus..."
Posted: by Wheee
Last Reply: by Mynci
Views: 5421    Replies: 30
"Anyone ever tried this?What I'm thinking is a staff with ends covered in the stuff that strike-anywhere matches use (phosphor?). You could then light your staff by striking on the groun..."
Posted: by Skatto
Last Reply: by tim_marston
Views: 1271    Replies: 6
"Yep, I admit it; in fact, I'll scream it from the rooftops I'm a newbie! But I thought that it would be better to embarrass myself and ask reasonably silly questions, than to never ..."
Posted: by pitman
Last Reply: by UnscrupulousChavOffersFoot
Views: 13021    Replies: 64
"i have been told that if you use wire wool on you poi then they will give off sparks,is this true?if yes how do you do it and whats the best stuff to use?nice one "
Posted: by Omen
Views: 837    Replies: 0
"Hi, i want to get a custum fire lasso made for a friend and the retailer has asked me about length and width of rope. now i have no idea what she uses and seeing how its ment to be a su..."
Posted: by scaryhookman
Last Reply: by Mynci
Views: 1379    Replies: 6
"Ok, so I've been playing around with putting massive wicks on staves for 6 months or so, and I thought I'd start sharing my findings with the HoP world. I'd also be interested to find o..."
Posted: by Teraphim
Last Reply: by Teraphim
Views: 2069    Replies: 8
"How to make poi/staff for using with lycopodium?"
Posted: by dawagnervid
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 3128    Replies: 10
"I have a Concentrate Staff, which totally kicks ass, but I'm looking for something a little heavier - but I also want something that breaks down or gets easy to carry. Has anyone out th..."
Posted: by blahblahfish
Last Reply: by Imbalance
Views: 1219    Replies: 7
"I have used my cathedral wicks (purchased from oddballs in Camden) for many years... about 4 years. They have served me well. I take care of them.. they have never had water on them. ..."
Posted: by aares
Last Reply: by MikeIcon
Views: 15690    Replies: 14
"First, I wanted to say 'hi' to everyone. I have been reading this site for a while now, and the things that you people do with fire is amazing. Anways, I am most intrigued with fire bre..."
Posted: by wyldmajik
Last Reply: by ElectricBlue
Views: 1383    Replies: 3
"MY partner and I want to start wearing masks when we perform. t i was wondering if anyone had any tips of things we should look out for if we are going to start spinning while wearing ..."
Posted: by Nollykin
Last Reply: by faith enfire
Views: 2521    Replies: 6
"Hi guys! I recently obtained an extra set of blue LED poi, and want to buy some socks. I was looking at getting white ones, as I know they ship as blue balls with white socks, but then ..."
Posted: by sightfuleyes
Last Reply: by sightfuleyes
Views: 5797    Replies: 11
"Hello, this is my first time posting here. A friend of mine reffered me to here. If this is not the right place for a question like this, I apologize. A few weeks ago I was attending..."
Posted: by AgentChesterDesmond
Last Reply: by MikefromGlos
Views: 1079    Replies: 6
"So I finally spun fire for the first time on New Years Eve and It was an amazing experience. Just wondering... how does everyone out there stores their wicks after using them? Any sugge..."
Posted: by Geeza
Last Reply: by acidchild
Views: 4690    Replies: 38
"Which different poi have you/do you own? (in historical order)glowballz -broke so sent back (were crap)football socks with tennis balls in poi poi cobra 2-crap so threw the handles and..."
Posted: by GeminiTrix
Last Reply: by faith enfire
Views: 1765    Replies: 10
"Can anyone help me? Please tell me the secrets of the Moonblaze Wrap?? Anyone? Im DYING to figure this one out... "
Posted: by avivsworld
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 6442    Replies: 4
"I'm doing a new years gig, and I wanted to know what fuel I could use which would burn the longest. I'm currently using citronella oil, which gives me about 2 minutes burn time, but i w..."
Posted: by psymad
Last Reply: by Sym
Views: 1131    Replies: 1
"does any one on here have a set and if so how good are they ?? as been thinking of getting a set but am worried that they may brake or i will have problems with em .not very cheap to re..."
Posted: by Meeko_Kiddo
Last Reply: by Geeza
Views: 1022    Replies: 5
"I have a pair of fabric poi, and its really bugging me because I still get the tails tangled... getting better at it but not quite there. My question is... what would you all recommend ..."
Posted: by Red_RaveN
Views: 972    Replies: 0
"Do you think or have you tried making monkeyfists so that there are two next to each other? When you make one then you make another fist on the rope sticking out, as close to the first ..."
Posted: by acidchild
Last Reply: by acidchild
Views: 1239    Replies: 2
"Has anyone tried one of these:&lbr;http://fire.trickconcepts.com/tcf-010-06.htm&rbr; They look relly nice but, Are they any good for contact? And do they hold up well? I'd also like to ..."
Posted: by TinyMonster
Last Reply: by TinyMonster
Views: 1662    Replies: 2
"I am planning on having a pair of fire fans made for me by a friend, but I need to have all the specifications known before that can happen.I've searched through some of the other threa..."
Posted: by arashi
Last Reply: by Yakumo
Views: 4593    Replies: 23
"well. let me start by agreeing with knagi- DON'T use straight coleman fuel, as it is HIGHLY EXPLOSIVE! mix it in with lamp oil as this will make it a heavier molecule, less vapour. plus..."
Posted: by jaysus
Last Reply: by Twisthem488
Views: 2238    Replies: 8
"Hi does anyone have any ideas about how to make an LED staff I thought of makeing a staff and somehow sticking LED sticks on the ends instead of wicks Any I..."
Posted: by quiet
Last Reply: by Mynci
Views: 9031    Replies: 72
"has anyone tried / got any opinions on these?http://www.firetoys.co.uk/juggling/Firetoys_Firbre_Pro_contact_Staff.htmlcheersEzra / Quiet"
Posted: by Paragon
Last Reply: by Stone
Views: 1887    Replies: 17
"Not really sure where to put this topic! But anywayhttp://www.voltagehairgel.com/index.htmlThis was boingboinged today, I think there is more than one person on here who might appreciat..."
Posted: by froufrou
Last Reply: by NYC
Views: 902    Replies: 3
"little bit frustrating, everytime I do a show and the wind is to hard, I can't start the new oiled pows easily. can anybody help me with the knowledge about oil?oil that last a bit lon..."
Posted: by bradhorn
Last Reply: by Mireneye
Views: 5676    Replies: 21
"i am puting a lot of posts up here but i have lost o questions! weeewhere do i buy Aerotechs? i did a google search but NO RESULTS i feel like i can't use the internet properlyalso any ..."
Posted: by Boring Induvidual
Last Reply: by Neon_Shaolin
Views: 883    Replies: 2
"I have made a pretty cool discovery...Instead of buying your glow balls from *insert juggling shop name here* for 10 bucks a shot, why not tryhttp://www.maplin.co.uk/search.aspx?Menu....."
Posted: by Brenn
Last Reply: by pineapple pete
Views: 2670    Replies: 12
"I've seen several threads about fire gloves for catching poi heads or for putting out fire toys, but i was interested in pure performance gloves.Instead of having 'flame hands' i was le..."
Posted: by pitman
Last Reply: by Hiltunen
Views: 757    Replies: 6
"im going to finalnd in a few weeks and would like to know what fule can i get when im there? because if im askin for one thing and its called another i will be screwd.thanks"
Posted: by .draevon
Last Reply: by Stone
Views: 1388    Replies: 1
"Hi everyone,I'm going to be heading to Beijing in mid-december to make an attempt at breaking the Guinness World Record for Highest Fire Breathe as a part of a Guinness Awards Ceremony ..."
Posted: by .Morph.
Views: 1181    Replies: 0
"If you're after making your own wooden peg stilts here's a nifty design. "
Posted: by Real_Zeke
Last Reply: by MikefromGlos
Views: 2245    Replies: 15
"As for myself i only use pure non smoking lampoil. I have never tried anything else, so i guess this is also what i prefer to use /Zeke"
Posted: by borganique
Last Reply: by princessc
Views: 1285    Replies: 1
"i had a search through and the existing threads weren't helpful on the construction side so...could anyone who has made or used fire fans please help me with ideas, problems they've enc..."
Posted: by Boring Induvidual
Last Reply: by Yakumo
Views: 1243    Replies: 3
"I recently bought one of the firetoys contact staffs, which is fantastic apart from the fact that the grip pulls out great chunks of my hair everytime I do neck rolls. Now I could reall..."
Posted: by Chris369
Last Reply: by kash
Views: 1395    Replies: 10
"http://www.homeofpoi.com/shop/productDetails.php/264_55_Rainbow_LEDAnd i have these poi at the momenthttp://www.poipoi.info/shop/index.php?crn=1&rn=291&action=show_detailAnd her..."
Posted: by _Poiboy_
Last Reply: by fire_flies
Views: 2581    Replies: 8
"hi everyonei just made a pair of cathedral poi, now i need to make myself some weighted handles for them.i've seen some posts about using wooden balls, but ive tried a pair of those at ..."
Posted: by Frenzie
Last Reply: by Fire_Freak_Burner
Views: 12216    Replies: 33
"Does anyone have a problem with ball chain getting rusty?We have never had any problem with chain, or cable and ive left mine in some of the most undesirable places for metal and never ..."
Posted: by pyrate
Last Reply: by Fire_Freak_Burner
Views: 7933    Replies: 8
"I'm new and months away from being ready to light up, but I'm already pretty confused by the inconsistency of fuel safety information I find. The main fuel safety page linked to on the..."
Posted: by Anthson
Last Reply: by Nicodeamous
Views: 2201    Replies: 12
"Will not burning all the fuel off your fire poi heads ruin or damage them in any way?I was doing a burn with some monkey fist poi and this was their first time being lit on fire. I soak..."
Posted: by kopte4ever
Last Reply: by NYC
Views: 2332    Replies: 13
"I.e is there a way of making my flame red or blue.was wondering about putting something like food coloring in the fuel, sounds stupid i know but has anyone else seen it or tried anythin..."
Posted: by mfskarphedin
Last Reply: by TotalEclipse
Views: 1331    Replies: 1
"My friend made us some of those fire orb things (I call them "poi orbs,") and used some pretty small gauge stainless steel wire. They work great, but unfortunately, even with very ging..."
Posted: by wyndsurfr
Last Reply: by wyndsurfr
Views: 2230    Replies: 5
"I have heard tale of super bright led lights being used in glow/sock poi. I would love to get my hands on some of these!!! I saw a fellow at a burn this weekend who had some but i for..."
Posted: by CoOks
Last Reply: by CoOks
Views: 2891    Replies: 9
"Hey guys!I am trying to do my own double pois and I was wondering, do you know what the distance should at least be between the handles and the first head? any ideas. If someone already..."
Posted: by James_Hillyer
Last Reply: by James_Hillyer
Views: 1013    Replies: 4
"I bought a staff about 2 weeks ago or so, and have been spinning it. I have dropped it a few times, but nothing unusual, and two of the screws that hold the heads together have sheared ..."
Posted: by blueferret
Views: 814    Replies: 0
"I'm not sure this is the right forum as I dont post here often. Anyway I just moved to seattle from Oregon and was wondering if anyone can tell me anything about the laws involving poi ..."
Posted: by thedykeone
Last Reply: by silly_rilly
Views: 1562    Replies: 18
"im new to posting here, so hi everyone, and sorry for the boring content of this post!im sure this has already been posted somewhere, and i have looked, but couldnt find it!so......i ha..."
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