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"I found an awesome place to get aluminum for staffs. It's in Salem & called Airport Steel. You can get any length you want, up to 8 feet, they cut to order & it's pretty sturd..."
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"OK, I've gotten statements both ways in the past, but I need a definitive answer... can i store either or both of these in a pvc container:KeroseneButane (pressurized)please only answe..."
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"I'm looking to buy some braided rope (to make some rope poi) but i wanna put the ends together and then twist it around and around and sew it together, does anyone have any idea on how ..."
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"Does anyone know if this is a good fuel for twirling?"
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"Hello,I just purchased some LED lights from this website and I need to weigh them down with something. Anybody have any ideas???Melanie"
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"hello everyone,im abit of a newbe at staff and i have just moved to manchester i was wounding if anyone does a staff workshop in the area?mike.c"
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"How similar to swinging poi is swinging nunchucks? I've never seen or been near any before. (asides from watching Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) Are the moves similar or are we talking a..."
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"Alright, I know there is many of them out there, but I went through about 15 pages of topics and didn't find what I needed to know.Now, I usually use the nice Ultra Pure Lamp Oil stuff ..."
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"It could be another one of those fire urban legends, but I heard about a fire flag used by some high school band that actually has fire flags(the pole kind), with no wicks! They were su..."
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"hi there i did a saerch but found nothing has someone tested the feraltec light stick fromwww.feraltechnologies.com/au "
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"Hiyas..Constructing my first set of poi fire wicks.I have the needed 2" Kevlar wicking and basic construction technique down, catherdral, accordian etc..Before I proceed and drills hole..."
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"What kinds of cameras do you use to get those great shots with the flame trails?Is it just using a slow shutter speed, or is there more to it than that?Thanks for the help!Raphael"
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"I want to make some fabric poi and was wondering if anyone had any suggestions. I was going to use tennis balls and sew fabric around them. Good idea? Thanks for any help.Jarrett"
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" Anyone, any help...Whats a burnoff? Please?? "
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"So I wanna start on contact juggling. Whats the best size and weight of ball for beginning/learning? Any recommendations on a site to purchase said balls? Im also not looking to spen..."
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"Hi all,I've just made a pair of what I can best describe as Alien Sex Toy Poi, which are glowing sock poi using clear tubing and silicone sealant. There's some pictures and detailed ins..."
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"or the 24"??Do you recommend me getting the yellow practice poi? that you can add the fire wick? or should I just go with the Beginner, BallChain, Double Loop handle Poi?????"
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"im tring to figure out an inexpensive way to make hand lamps. anyone have any ideas?"
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"so, aside from buying it online. does anyone know where i can purchase kevlar on the quick in So. California ? like, say, to make a set of poi this weekend? i did a few internet search..."
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"I have the light sticks... (from a poundshop how impressed am I!) and I need to make poi out of them any ideas... if I was in US I'd order from this site but I'm in UK and can't afford ..."
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"I'm maknig a staff for my friend (from an aluminium broomstick) and we need something to use for weights at the ends.I need some cheap material to use (not kevlar), any ideas?? "
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"I'm new to spinning, and still trying to decide what sort of wick I should get/make, and I'm leaning towards either a cathedral fold or monkey fist. What do you all think about these k..."
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"Would it be safe to use half of a plastic milk jug for a fuel bucket? Right now i'm useing a water catcher thingy for plants as a fuel bucket and was wondering if the grade of plastic t..."
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"i am trying to make my own fire poi,i am using a cage but i have no idea what typre of padding to use to adsorb the flamable liquid,what do people surgest? "
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"I feel that I'm ready to start shortening my chains while I am spinning but instead of finger loops I have biker gloves connected to my chains. Would this make it more difficult to sho..."
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"this is my first time experimenting with color. i read the faq and threads but haven't seen this addressed.how long does the mixture generally last? for example, will the solution of ch..."
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"I went to the crossroads website and found some information on this but it seems like a lot of work. I have a 5ft. aluminum pole about 1 inch in diameter. Is there an easier way to co..."
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"when i first started doing fire spinning a few months ago i did some research and decided on using kerosene for my fuel. Now that i have been spinning for a bit and looked over some mor..."
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"hello... playing with fire for a bunch of hours last night and sitting too near a dip jar I believe I inhaled too much low odour kerosene fumes. Thus I feel poisoned this morning... dr..."
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"Anyone know where I can buy quality leather double loop handles for my poi?"
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"I made sock poi with tennis balls... and the socks have "heels' does this throw off the direction at all>? Also, I added change to the tennis balls for extra weight which feels Grea..."
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"Quick question folks. I have found that my staff seems to be soaking up fuel inside the tube. I jus noticed the other day how heavy it was getting (I took off the wick and a whole load ..."
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"Hey hey spinning-folks,I just wanted to pick yer collective brains to find out whether people prefer chains (of whatever type) on their fire-poi, or cables. I have monkey fist poi on c..."
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"I really need to get a job that actually entails doing work...I thought it might be useful/interesting to put up a list of the different types of poi available, their pros and cons and ..."
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"Everyone agrees sock poi rock. And I'm sure loads of people have figured out you can tie the ends together and have a meteor. I stumbled over some other things there last night though. ..."
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" Hi Gang!I have found these Rechargeable Strobo-Pois on their website : http://feraltec.tripod.com web page - they look amazing ! Does anyone has any experience with them , I am ..."
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"can it hold my beamers? I don't want to switch my #15 if the #13 will break apart. "
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"Hello there lovely poi-ers,After a couple of years with my trusty leather poi handles, the leather is now totally wrecked. I'd love to get some new leather ones, but here in good ol' No..."
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"why don't you have ones at the shop?they'll look very pretty.I'm hoping to get a pair if you'll make them. "
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"I searched the shop and found out the necklace glowsticks (and the green\red 6" glowsticks) disappeared, so did the orange beamers...BTW, I think you should stock some non-fire staves t..."
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"I was in JuggleArt the other day and I came across a "Light Stik" Basiclly its a rechargeable glowstick which changes color...... I think it changes due to angle and speed but im not su..."
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"Hello everyone, I have a pair of beaming poi, aswell as a pair of SS ball bearing chains from HOP with the Single loop handles.Now my problem is, when I attach the Beaming Poi to the ch..."
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"I have made wicks from kevlar and towels. I was wondering if anybody uses denim? or any other cheap materials?"
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"Hi everyone! HAs anyone ever bought the poi handles from firetoys.co.uk? They don't look as string as the ones in the HoP shop, but they're cheaper and i wouldn't have to pay as much ..."
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"Hello all. Please dont refer me to any of those other flag stuff, I've been looking for about an hour and its just not what I'm trying to find Unless ofcourse I missed one on this par..."
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"Why not use a metal tea ball (those balls made out of screen or usually metal with various holes cut in it) for the core and stuff it full of cotton, drill two holes in it to put the br..."
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"hello It is not easy for me to have cards for buying thing from HOP. Is there any other way I can buy them?Someone help me please....? "
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"Ok, so I just got an awesome idea. Imagine a pair of sock poi (made from real socks). You stuff another loose sock or two inside the poi socks, then insert a nice sized sponge. Soak ..."
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"I purchased some 2.5" monkey fists from HOP about two months ago and have since burned them for about 3 sessions, with an average of 6 or 7 burns per session. I was spinning them today..."
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"so i was showing the tepooka video from poi in the park to a friend today and there is this bit with this all of blinding light running round and the only thing we could come up with wa..."
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