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Posted: by cristobal
Last Reply: by FlameChild
Views: 1911    Replies: 7
"Hi I just recently bought my first poi after a couple of sessions testing it.Aaaand im pretty much in love. The only poi availiable here in Oslo (except fire poi's) was the Kiwi poi.The..."
Posted: by psy_pyro
Last Reply: by psy_pyro
Views: 1473    Replies: 9
"ok, i bought my new fire staff 2days ago and it has already started to fray around 1 of the wicks, i have done about 30 odd burns wiv it... is this the problem?? or is it something else..."
Posted: by Joshay
Last Reply: by hexagonic
Views: 1831    Replies: 15
"Evenin ladies and gents.I am a juggle, born a juggler, shall die a juggler.Now, many jugglers out there have crossed the problem that i am about to explain so i thought i'd bring it up ..."
Posted: by coleman
Last Reply: by flid
Views: 1899    Replies: 4
"canon have just launched a new site designed to teach the basics of digital slr photography:canon digital slr beginner's guidei know a few of you have got one :greeneyedmonsteremerges: ..."
Posted: by AesopFable
Last Reply: by squarefish
Views: 1685    Replies: 7
"I've been fire-twirling four about two years now, and the friend that got me into in just got a new toy- a magnesium strobe. It's a largish (about 3 inches diameter) hollow sphere or gl..."
Posted: by Mynci
Last Reply: by Cody
Views: 1534    Replies: 11
"Hello, just started learning to juggle blindfolded and have managed 30 catches Not bad I think for 1 day of trying, although sat listening to my drumming class playing african djemba he..."
Posted: by Lillie Frog
Last Reply: by Skulduggery
Views: 5430    Replies: 27
"Hi,I was wondering if anyone here in the UK had made chain maille.I thought people might have because it would look good to wear while spinning fire.I've made a bit, but I can only get ..."
Posted: by ig
Last Reply: by d-eye
Views: 2304    Replies: 11
"Ok so I am new to this, just purchase my first poi and staff.My garden is rather small and has a lot of decking! So where do I go, we have alot of public grasslands around and fields, ..."
Posted: by Melemel
Last Reply: by Brian:-)
Views: 1233    Replies: 4
"Has anyone come across or used Akrobat light poi? came across them on a german site here .They look as if they may be similar to aerotech, but cheaper. Also i cant speak german so a tr..."
Posted: by poistertom
Last Reply: by coleman
Views: 1285    Replies: 1
"Hey alljust checkin for the colours of flames.Could anyone give me the name/component that makes the flames a certain colour??Id like to go for blue especially, if thats possibleOh and ..."
Posted: by mtbeer
Last Reply: by flid
Views: 4519    Replies: 23
"Lately I've been doing a lot of wick grab moves. Either for direction changes or just a little excitement. After a couple sessions I inevitably have little second degree burns all over ..."
Posted: by juusan
Last Reply: by pricklyleaf
Views: 1668    Replies: 1
"hey all,I recently picked up a pair of these streetlight poi:http://flowtoys.com/p_flowpoiduo.htmlin hopes of getting effects like these:http://www.templeofpoi.com/photogallery/gtw03.ht..."
Posted: by Gremlin_Lou
Last Reply: by pricklyleaf
Views: 1261    Replies: 4
"I've been spinning for about 1 year now, and I seem to have trouble finding staffs that don't die on me. I had a really great one that got nicked, but I can't remember where I got it fr..."
Posted: by coleman
Last Reply: by strugz
Views: 1401    Replies: 3
"http://www.k8malabares.com.ar/this website is in spanish and has little or no information.it does however have photos of what look very much like reverse engineered aerotech juggling eq..."
Posted: by stevi bee
Last Reply: by stevo_the_pirate
Views: 5059    Replies: 50
"helloi use paraffin for poi, but living in the UK and having recently moved to the middle of nowhere where paraffin isnt easy (impossible in fact) to come by, i was wondering about petr..."
Posted: by boardies
Last Reply: by stevo_the_pirate
Views: 1868    Replies: 8
"Bonj!Can anyone give me some advice? I've been poiing for about two months now. I now have fire poi and use those whenever I'm outdoors, even to practice so I get the weighting right. ..."
Posted: by MaDMouSeFiReBoY
Last Reply: by Pyrolific
Views: 847    Replies: 3
"Hi all, loking for a way to colour my oil to produce green, red and blue flames. Im in the uk, has anybody got any info on what I need to do and where I can get "colourings"?Cheers all!..."
Posted: by juusan
Last Reply: by juusan
Views: 2356    Replies: 11
"I've spent the morning digging through the HOP archives and haven't found what I'm looking for, so here's a question for you all:what's the best/strongest/comfiest way to make leather g..."
Posted: by Shu
Last Reply: by Little_Miss_Nebula
Views: 1676    Replies: 10
" Ice-E FyreStorm uses these two fuel based candle lighters, dubbed the BIG RED CANDLES, when lighting toys!Stevo, Bun and I bought them at a second hand store, I have absolutely NO ide..."
Posted: by anonomatos
Last Reply: by marco
Views: 3736    Replies: 5
"i found some natural lamp-oil here (no parrafine stuff)... the sellsman says it can be swallowed safely (the body can take it all, just like olive-oil) though if you take too much you c..."
Posted: by Iceman57
Last Reply: by MikeIcon
Views: 811    Replies: 2
"I have found lots of contradicting statements...i am new to fire, i live in the US, and i'm looking for a fuel that's relativly safe and easy to get, that i can just mess around with..."
Posted: by Catsmio
Last Reply: by Catsmio
Views: 1737    Replies: 13
"When I first starting spinning with my friends they were definatly longer then my arm and when I made my own they were a good length as well.I like the feel of length and the radial loo..."
Posted: by georgia k
Last Reply: by Devakasi
Views: 2235    Replies: 12
"hi everyonei've been thinking about making some poi with tails that would look really cool in the daytime. i was wondering what is the maximum length you culd have before they just get ..."
Posted: by doctor_fandango
Last Reply: by Gherkin
Views: 2560    Replies: 24
"im not sure if this is the right location for this post.. theres a venue here in dublin that regularly invites fire & glow performers. however, they dont like to have their entrance..."
Posted: by HI NRG Raver
Last Reply: by .Morph.
Views: 1286    Replies: 1
" where can i get my hands on these they are intense.PLease help! "
Posted: by Rev
Last Reply: by Rev
Views: 1455    Replies: 6
"I want to find the pieces for tube about the size of a glowstck, only with a screw on liquid tight cap.. my dad tried to be really helpful and bring me a ton of glowsticks from the rig..."
Posted: by LazyAngel
Last Reply: by jinvincible
Views: 7407    Replies: 21
"Wherever I go, I see that everyone uses completely different set ups for their fire poi.What do you prefer?(if 'Other', please specify)"
Posted: by LazyAngel
Last Reply: by pricklyleaf
Views: 1013    Replies: 1
"I saw a new glow staff design from the Balls-u-like stall at the Strawberry fair at the weekend. Long plastic tube and see through grip. Detachable ends for easy exchange. Different set..."
Posted: by doctor_fandango
Last Reply: by mech
Views: 2613    Replies: 19
"hello spinners & pyros, i am in the process of preparing a new fire staff as a gift. however, i wish to attatch flags to the ends of the staff around the wick. i want to do this in ..."
Posted: by Matty_B
Last Reply: by Seb
Views: 2381    Replies: 8
"I have recently invested in a set of mood balls from Maplin's for only 15 quid. When put in tights they make really quite cool poi , they slowly change colour as they spin . . . and as..."
Posted: by yashiro
Last Reply: by Ifrit
Views: 2089    Replies: 10
"well... i've been spinning with glowsticks & shoestrings... and now I want to buy some poi from this site... but in December or something like that when Malcom put special offers hehehe..."
Posted: by Ex3v
Last Reply: by SickpuPpy
Views: 971    Replies: 6
"Hello!I'm new in here, and, to be honest, I don't know where to write that question, so I'm writing it right here I'm performing POI from one year.I want to do something extra with my c..."
Posted: by Kupsch
Last Reply: by SickpuPpy
Views: 865    Replies: 7
"Hello, i was reading the thread on what fuel everyone uses, i myself am partial to using parrafin...but i always find that it lasts a really short time, and doesnt give off a strong fla..."
Posted: by *HyperLight
Last Reply: by coleman
Views: 1314    Replies: 14
"I've been looking into what else there is out there in the world of glow poi, and something's struck me as a little odd. I've found roughly 10 different solutions being sold in numerous..."
Posted: by FlamingOberon
Last Reply: by flid
Views: 4761    Replies: 26
"Hey folks,any idea on fire-proof materials i can make grips out of?i already melted one pair of nylon grips using my snakes, which granted was aa rare occurence, but it could happen aga..."
Posted: by Twist
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 4019    Replies: 40
"I noticed something was said about breakdancing in the "dance" thread...Breakdancing (B-Boying)is big in Seattle right now. We had a nationwide competition a few weeks ago and it was t..."
Posted: by Sparkfire
Last Reply: by Firewuff
Views: 1319    Replies: 6
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Posted: by Sniper
Last Reply: by Sniper
Views: 2017    Replies: 2
"Anyone know where i can get hold of some matrix print fabric?caught the 'make your own toys' bu today and new mission is to make some flags to match my cyber stuff"
Posted: by hexagonic
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 1048    Replies: 2
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Posted: by pineapple pete
Last Reply: by d-eye
Views: 1503    Replies: 5
"hey.ive had trouble getting a wider variety of metal for my various firey and circus creations. the range at bunnings is VERY limited and im not sure where else to go.my question is th..."
Posted: by Ry
Last Reply: by ado-p
Views: 1227    Replies: 7
"Just need to clarify some stuff. Any help would be much appreciated. TIA.1. Does KevlarTM Glass Fibre splinter? (those tiny shards which some ice hockey sticks or fireblankets give)2. G..."
Posted: by Hubert_Cumberdale
Last Reply: by Hubert_Cumberdale
Views: 1931    Replies: 9
"I took me ages to get the hang of ordinary clubs - took lots of tips from here, earned lots of bruised hands (well.. actually the same two, over and over again).. lots of crashing noise..."
Posted: by Paddy
Last Reply: by FlamingOberon
Views: 10996    Replies: 65
"I've seen this done in a few videos, including Nick's first video (found somewhere on his site). I presume that it's done by pouring fuel on the ground before the performance and ligh..."
Posted: by Avikus
Last Reply: by UnscrupulousChavOffersFoot
Views: 1183    Replies: 11
"Hi! I'm very new to poi and I want to really beginning training at this... so I was looking at the thing for sell of this syte ... should I buy myself the dvd that teach you the basic a..."
Posted: by Melemel
Last Reply: by Black Gnosis
Views: 7029    Replies: 24
"I am on an LED poi MISSION at the moment. Its getting obsessive. Ive found a supplier for 'streetlights' in the UK (tho you have to order in quantity) Ive used these before - very brigh..."
Posted: by Jo
Last Reply: by FlamingOberon
Views: 5875    Replies: 30
"website gone.... The pics are in my gallery now.Jo. <img border="0" alt="&lbr;Smoking&rbr;" title="" src="graemlins/ubbsmokinvegas.gif" />"
Posted: by Rain
Last Reply: by Gnor
Views: 6371    Replies: 58
"what are flags? what sort of things can be done with them? how can they be made? and lastly this may be a stupid question but is there such a thing as fire flags? please give me an idea..."
Posted: by FlamingOberon
Last Reply: by Shu
Views: 1678    Replies: 4
"Hey folks, I have a big ol' favor to ask.SO, I know the plethora of fuels people use. My troupe uses straight white gas, lots use kerosene, and there are many, many others.Well... here..."
Posted: by newgabe
Last Reply: by vanize
Views: 4860    Replies: 43
"Today I went through the process of conditioning the wicks on some lovely new toys.. poi and devil sticks. I'd remembered doing it years ago, and our local Gooble shop had a whole inf..."
Posted: by Gavino
Last Reply: by bigme
Views: 2176    Replies: 10
"Hey all,After asking about paraffin at B&Q, they offered me Parasene. I didn't think to ask about an MSDS and haven't managed to find one on the net. The labelling mentions kerosene..."
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