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Posted: by Blackbird
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 1356    Replies: 5
"I was just practicing with a few mates in my back garden yesterday, and it was really windy. Problems that arose:1) lighter didn't work2) wicks kept going out3) Throws kept blowing away..."
Posted: by Tanzen
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 817    Replies: 2
"I'm not sure if I'm posting this in the correct forum or not, but here it goes...Last night at a club I saw a guy doing what he called a "magic carpet". He was twirling an all white te..."
Posted: by Organized Kaos
Last Reply: by TwiloRabbit
Views: 1534    Replies: 6
"I was looking at the pictures and I saw that in one of them someone was swinging what looked like glowsticks of more than one colour(One is on page 18 and the other on page 19)does anyo..."
Posted: by tallicaburton
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 8519    Replies: 15
"I just discovered something. There are several disadvantages to using tennis balls to practice, one being if you mess up doing a butterfly they will nail you really hard in the _____ ,..."
Posted: by The Welcome Matt
Last Reply: by Mushinkato
Views: 1255    Replies: 2
"I was wondering if you guys think that knowing the 4/5 beat weave and the BTB would be essential to send in a tape for the competition?------------------www.ahh-thepooh.net <<Thi..."
Posted: by SorchaTheFlaming
Last Reply: by Ade
Views: 4271    Replies: 5
"hey there.little ol me found a magic shop here! i went to find some slight of hand tricks to keep me occupied etc.i ended up with flash paper. how that happened im not sure. ok i do kn..."
Posted: by DIANNA
Last Reply: by brewhaha
Views: 972    Replies: 9
"ok i have my homemade staff bult but it is way too slick it slides every were any one got any cheap ideas (i'm trying not to spend my mony so i can buy electro glow staff)"
Posted: by DIANNA
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 733    Replies: 8
"ok what would you use braied rope for would you spin them like poi"
Posted: by Dice
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 2373    Replies: 5
"I need some help I really don't like to buy stuff off of the internet, but here's my problem. I need to by some of the poi sets (chains and such) but I can't find any where to buy them ..."
Posted: by wulff
Last Reply: by SilverEyes
Views: 1602    Replies: 6
"okay i did a search and found zero results for mineral turpentine, although i know i read about it here first. Anyways i thus pose the following questions:1. How well does it work for..."
Posted: by phuzzz
Last Reply: by tri_harder
Views: 2139    Replies: 10
"okay lets try this again... i colaberated with a kite guy by putting a couple glownecklaces on his kite. one of thos oriental trick kites... well i have since put some on a kite of ..."
Posted: by Twirl'N'Burn
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 824    Replies: 1
"Hey all. I have been seeing the word trailing pop up a few times in some posts that I have come across in my travles but can not figure out what exactly it is. Im assuming it involves t..."
Posted: by Mark P
Last Reply: by Mark P
Views: 2804    Replies: 24
"Hi All,Has anyone tried making smoking Poi and if so what were the results like?? I have had the idea for a while but have yet to manage to lay my hands on the required materials. I wa..."
Posted: by WuGgaRoO
Views: 545    Replies: 0
"yeah does anyone over here ahve this camera...i took poi pics with it...omg it came out horribly...."
Posted: by 4d1c3
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 778    Replies: 10
"what is the best to use for lasting price and availability------------------the risk is the rush"
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Last Reply: by NYC
Views: 1053    Replies: 14
"Doing some searching recently, I have come up with a few additional battery operated toys for us swingers..use your imagination.I realize that these are all from the same website that y..."
Posted: by Durbs
Last Reply: by bender
Views: 1044    Replies: 14
"Hi Malcolm, Just wondered if there was any chance of the videos coming out on DVD? I'm sure it would be A LOT more expensive to produce but it would be useful - especially the Art of Po..."
Posted: by Pele'sWhippingBoy
Last Reply: by Pele'sWhippingBoy
Views: 1583    Replies: 15
"Lynne and I need large/loud versatile speakers.Does anyone have any good ideas on where or what to get? I'm thinking a set like those found in an auditorium or pool hall. Stats from mem..."
Posted: by rachbug
Last Reply: by DIANNA
Views: 731    Replies: 3
"what do u ppl think looks cooler in the dark otta these choices?just glowsticks on ur poi leashes......just floresent poi,the zuni swing type.... or both.. zuni poi and glowsticks?"
Posted: by Shouden-CrD
Last Reply: by CrazyRaverDude
Views: 4026    Replies: 8
"I know the topic of costumes has been discussed in MANY previous threads. (Yes, I just did a search..hehe)However what I'm looking for is actual pictures of various people's costumes. I..."
Posted: by DIANNA
Last Reply: by glowshow
Views: 4037    Replies: 18
"ok does any one know of any mixes for homemaid fuel i got pemmmision for a fire spin but i have to pay for all of the metearls i don't wanna buy that price fuel does any one know any th..."
Posted: by Belrock
Last Reply: by 4d1c3
Views: 1354    Replies: 12
"It's like a giant sparkler or something...how is this made, or do i buy it somewhere...&lbr;url=;What type is THIS&lbr;\url&rbr;"
Posted: by J4Play
Last Reply: by J4Play
Views: 6685    Replies: 3
"I rang up the local shell chem depot to see if they had any Shellsol T in stock and was told (by the dopey sounding sales guy who didn't really sound like he knew what he was on about) ..."
Posted: by DIANNA
Last Reply: by Mars
Views: 1087    Replies: 4
"has any one ever seen thoes bike lights,there square and ther made to clip on when your bikeing(hints the name bike lights.well i have 2 and i was wondering if any one else has any idea..."
Posted: by SorchaTheFlaming
Last Reply: by SorchaTheFlaming
Views: 976    Replies: 4
"hey there. i attempted to post this message the other day but for some reason it didnt show up on the board. nor did any of me posts. this seems to be a more frequent happening.. oddAn..."
Posted: by Gheu
Last Reply: by fluffy napalm fairy
Views: 1218    Replies: 8
"I had an idea for poi that is similar in idea to beaming poi, but instead with lasers. The idea would be to instead of using LED lights use the lasers (particularly ones where the whol..."
Posted: by Malcolm
Last Reply: by s-p-l-a-t
Views: 1673    Replies: 21
"Making up a list of what, as a hired performer, do you require to know before you accept to do a performance.This will be used as a guide to help event organisers find a suitable perfor..."
Posted: by MrConfused
Last Reply: by MrConfused
Views: 737    Replies: 2
"I have a pair of Pure Flame Poi (from the HoP shop) with very warped and frayed wires, which I have been thinking of replacing with ball chain. Does anyone know if the chains with the l..."
Posted: by TranceKuja
Last Reply: by Raymund Phule (Fireproof)
Views: 1018    Replies: 8
"I've got a question for all of ya poi people who use glowsticks. Have you ever broken the top of the glowstick? I broke well...3 in about a week cuz i was practicing and the top plasti..."
Posted: by Itsgottab
Views: 545    Replies: 0
"can people who have brought the various LED sticks off the internet who live outside of the usa please tell what/who is the best company to deal with in terms of, service/product qualit..."
Posted: by rex
Last Reply: by Orin
Views: 749    Replies: 3
"anyone see the neat new toys @ Burger King?&lbr;i wasn't really there i swear.. err a friend picked them up for me, or something..&rbr;anyways... The Lord of the Rings light-up goblets ..."
Posted: by phuzzz
Last Reply: by adamrice
Views: 1009    Replies: 1
"there have been various post as to glow staffs and how to make/where to buy/how to use and what if's I want a clear plastic tube darnit and i dont know where to look!!! plexiglass mayb..."
Posted: by Phuhzzzie Wuhzzzie the Pumpkin King
Last Reply: by Blackbird
Views: 2061    Replies: 7
"Just recently I've made two new toys and I'm feeling pretty good for myself. The first is a fire sword and sheath. My second toy is two fire clubs connected together at the end with a m..."
Posted: by onewheeledweirdo
Last Reply: by Pele
Views: 897    Replies: 1
"Here is an article I found whilst sufing around ... Pneumonia Rare Disease Is an Occupational Hazard for Performers By Andrea M. Braslavsky, MS WebMD Medical News Reviewed by Dr. P..."
Posted: by Noona
Last Reply: by Gruff
Views: 673    Replies: 4
"I could do with some advice. I'm pretty new to playing with fire but have made myself some pretty good fire chains (tube core kevlar wicks) I've probably had about 10 burns out of them ..."
Posted: by Hitokage
Last Reply: by Hitokage
Views: 905    Replies: 6
"Forgive me if this has already been mentioned, but I've been on the site for almost a year now and I haven't seen this question, nor did I find anything like it with the search.To the p..."
Posted: by Ajay
Last Reply: by wulff
Views: 859    Replies: 8
"It was briefly mentioned in the re-fuelable staff thread but I thought id start a new tread to properly discuss it.I was thinking about the possibility of having a staff or poi that cha..."
Posted: by Insidious
Last Reply: by Insidious
Views: 5405    Replies: 11
"I was was wondering if anybody had any ideas of where i might be able to get paint for my walls so when i turn on my black light my walls look really cool :-) ive tried all the normal p..."
Posted: by el beardo
Last Reply: by Charles
Views: 1384    Replies: 3
"firstly, i want malcolm to know that i hate him for turning me into a crazed fool who keeps trying to make stuff.secondly i want to thak malcolm for selling all these toys to play with...."
Posted: by el beardo
Last Reply: by crazed_bunny
Views: 2015    Replies: 26
"i had the idea the other day of making a long glowstaff out of two glowstaffs, so that the end product would end up looking like darth maul's double light sabre. the plan is to get two..."
Posted: by IraqiDieselFreak
Last Reply: by Psylentz
Views: 798    Replies: 3
"I was wondering if anyone ordered a batery powered glowstick online lately. I've seen a fews sites that have them but I'm not sure whether I should buy them or not. Here are a few of ..."
Posted: by I am Schwabe
Last Reply: by SaBBaS
Views: 2374    Replies: 21
"Alright, Ive recently become intrested in fire breathing, poi, all that. I havent touched a poi yet , I dont have one, and am curious about them though.But over the past few weeks Ive ..."
Posted: by MoonPieCadet
Last Reply: by flash fire
Views: 701    Replies: 1
"New to firebreathing, i was wondering if the fuel vapours can be harmful. If so, has anyone got any tips on how to reduce the risk (eg by washing out your mouth or something), or which..."
Posted: by sunbeam
Last Reply: by sunbeam
Views: 597    Replies: 4
"My mum kindly bought me a glo-staff from the Home of Poi shop for Christmas. But I'm finding it too light and more difficult to use than the fire-staff I'm used to. Has anyone got any i..."
Last Reply: by RICKARDO PEAR
Views: 868    Replies: 5
"hi, so i have got some poi thingys, not fire ones, just ones that are like err... tennis balls in a sack. there cool and my friends where amazed.anyway my problem is this... i am doing ..."
Posted: by adamrice
Last Reply: by NYC
Views: 986    Replies: 1
"There was some talk here a little while ago about ball-chains and how they hold up under use. For those who are interested, I've posted some pictures and comments at:http://fire-gear.co..."
Posted: by NYC
Last Reply: by SickpuPpy
Views: 6546    Replies: 25
"A while back you punks tried to convince me that extensive presoaking of wicks was of utmost importance in maintaining wick life. So I've decided to set the record straight with a scie..."
Posted: by Psylentz
Last Reply: by Psylentz
Views: 1687    Replies: 7
"I LOVE CHRISTMAS! besides the wonderful birth of a savior, i GET PHOTONS! but anyway - here's a nice little toy for you out therei took a plexiglass staff seen here http://www.homeofpoi..."
Posted: by Durbs
Last Reply: by Cassandra
Views: 2930    Replies: 9
"OK - I got both the COL videos and in one of them (Sorry, I forget who) some dude is "holding" fire in his hand which he then uses to light his staff.Whilst I'm sure this is very danger..."
Posted: by phuzzz
Last Reply: by Bendy
Views: 1717    Replies: 9
"being on a wet and windy little island.. many ubmrellas break... and when one did yesterday i took all the nylon stuff off and put a wick on the end of each one. the umbrella i was usi..."
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