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Posted: by Midkiff
Last Reply: by ryan_crownover
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"i was just wondering has anyone ever tried to use electro luminescent for poi cord?"
Posted: by jfran
Last Reply: by e6
Views: 753    Replies: 3
"Hey i have been spinning for a little bit now, and love fire spinning. I really want to get my own set, but am lost with all the choices. I tried to have my friend explain the differenc..."
Posted: by Danwoodz
Last Reply: by JGraff
Views: 2512    Replies: 9
"Has anyone got experience with this stuff? Saw it mentioned here http://www.homeofpoi.com/ubbthreads/ubbthreads.php/topics/896201/2.html Hard to believe the topic went dead! I'm looki..."
Posted: by Ringshadow
Last Reply: by Sista Firewire
Views: 2724    Replies: 15
"I'm considering picking up a set of flag poi, but looking at the ones on the site I'm really not sure what to go with. Is there a specific set of flags that are good for beginners?Thank..."
Posted: by The ginger pyro!
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 1303    Replies: 2
"Hi all !!!Im planning on building my own set of triple cathedral poi as seen on HOP Triple cathedral poiThe only thing im confused with is how the middle 2 wicks work !! How do the wic..."
Posted: by TechSpec
Last Reply: by sbenge
Views: 1546    Replies: 2
"One of my current projects is to create a fire contact ball. As far as the design that's fairly easy. K1 Adhesive Kevlar Over Aluminum Tape Over A Wodden Ball.The problems are constru..."
Posted: by Sister Eleven
Last Reply: by Sister Eleven
Views: 1349    Replies: 6
" Because I do a lot of throws, I like the more substantial grip that rope offers. Colecord just feels kind of insubstantial when you're using heavy heads and need to grip the cord as o..."
Posted: by Mike Machina
Last Reply: by Icarus Forde
Views: 3820    Replies: 23
"Hi,I'm a research chemist who learned firebreathing a few summers back and loved it. However, the one thing that turned me off to it was the idea that even using good form, it is possib..."
Posted: by Knagi
Last Reply: by parialu
Views: 2504    Replies: 8
"I went out today set on making some led poi and well I've collected everything on the list except for one small problem I wasn't able to find it exactly right so here's my question.I ha..."
Posted: by planetdrifter
Last Reply: by Charlie Fox
Views: 905    Replies: 2
"I was wondering what the girl is using to hold the fire in her hands in the first 30 sec of the video?"
Posted: by Alex14
Last Reply: by happyinmotion
Views: 544    Replies: 2
"Hey guys!I'm looking to build a pair of LED Juggling Clubs. I can't find them for a reasonable price online, so it's time for another DIY project!Any suggestions as to:1.) Do any guides..."
Posted: by ditnoj
Last Reply: by Icarus Forde
Views: 5294    Replies: 6
"Hello All:I am a percussion instructor trying to figure out how to do this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJVdnMAGIt8.com (start at 5:57)What research I've done leads me to want to try ..."
Posted: by Geeza
Last Reply: by pineapple pete
Views: 11727    Replies: 16
"Pair of Concentrate LED poi headshttp://www.homeofpoi.com/shop/productDetails/Pair-of-Concentrate-LED-poi-headsWhat Poi heads are these, who are they made by, who has any? They should ..."
Posted: by Scathe Flesh
Last Reply: by Scathe Flesh
Views: 873    Replies: 2
"I am a fire performer in the Jacksonville, FL area. We are currently working on a permitting system for fire art performance on public property. I have corresponded with the Fire Chie..."
Posted: by Chezen
Last Reply: by johndhaive
Views: 3859    Replies: 2
"So, I want to buy a pair of Ogg poi from either Trick Concepts or Flowtoys but I really can't decide which I want. I realize flowtoys is a respectable company, but it seems like the oth..."
Posted: by Soopa
Last Reply: by sean_flowtoys
Views: 14270    Replies: 73
"I want to get a 4 flowlight set up, flowlight heads and handlesMy only qualm is that I don't plan on having cases on the handles as the cases would make them quite bulky (as far as hand..."
Posted: by kitebuggy_Anne
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 1172    Replies: 12
"Kind of thinking out loud here, but I'm toying with ideas for making weighted practise poi before investing in actual fire poi. Probably going down the fill-a-tennis-ball-with-somethin..."
Posted: by Malcolm
Last Reply: by Icarus Forde
Views: 3848    Replies: 14
"Last night I went around to my friends "power up" of his newly made tesla coil.Here's a picture I took. Sparks were 1m long when running at half power. It got me thinking a..."
Posted: by STOPpanda
Last Reply: by Durbs
Views: 1686    Replies: 9
"Alright! I've just gotten into a pretty heated poi debate with my boyfriend about what a fountain is and is not. He's learning how to spin, and I've been doing it for about three years,..."
Posted: by GaBi#GST
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 1888    Replies: 4
"Hy everyone, I am from Romania and I am a fire dancer!Recently I managed to find a barbecue fuel and I am afraid to use it in fire spitting because I don't know if it's safe enough for ..."
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 494    Replies: 1
"just coming to me:Anyone aware that what we're doing (dancing with fire) at least has been considered "sacred" in ancient times?We're using fire not in its destructive context..."
Posted: by Shion
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 4784    Replies: 4
"Hi, I'm looking for some alternative fuel for fire twirling instead of using Kerosene.As our fire spinning community gets bigger n bigger every year, and especially we have high fire re..."
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 5575    Replies: 28
"... what is it?I am finding myself standing there and trying some butterfly pattern (my arms in the same plane as the poi), going from one direction to the other and only notice half an..."
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 871    Replies: 1
"Unfortunately I can't post them here, but if you're on FB you could connect with Andrey Das aka DAS.Reiiyye he's got the most amazing fire photography going that I personally had the ..."
Posted: by stano3b
Last Reply: by Icarus Forde
Views: 2046    Replies: 1
"What does the size of flame and its burn duration depend on?The bigger outside area poi has the bigger flame it gives?How can I influence how long itll burn? the more oil it soaks in, t..."
Posted: by Ms Vanity
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 29277    Replies: 87
"hello guysi m looking info of how i can exhale fire but not doing fire breathingcheck the intro of this videohttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w1yrDHRpfA4does anyone have idea about it?"
Posted: by Dj Masta Killa
Last Reply: by Heed
Views: 7857    Replies: 34
"I've been practicing poi since the beginning of August and i've tend to notice the shorter my poi are the more moves i can do without wacking the balls together or getting tangled. I ju..."
Posted: by Cassandra
Last Reply: by Sister Eleven
Views: 6427    Replies: 31
"Pele, sorry in advance if that one has allready been discussed, just could not find it in the searchg section ...here is my question :do you guys throw your poiZ in the air ? is it comm..."
Posted: by kreepinKWIK
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 1169    Replies: 7
"i studied art and all so i know about contrasting colors and how they can "pop" to the eye.. my question is what color combinations are more appealing to the eye? specifically..."
Posted: by Julie2022
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 18885    Replies: 45
"Ok - so, I've measured out my sock poi properly and I even took away one inch to allow for my cleavage - however, an inch wasn't enough.What do overflowing women do with this issue? I'v..."
Posted: by gscRatikal
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 1802    Replies: 3
"I recently bought the fire poi starter kit from the site and used the arm length method to decide my chain length. Now, I got them yesterday and I feel like the chains are too long. I a..."
Posted: by MaurEzekiel
Last Reply: by Smurf24029
Views: 2318    Replies: 29
"Been looking at both the rainbow fade and single color LED poi in the HoP shop, and I've been wondering if either was significantly brighter than the other during performances. I've hea..."
Posted: by happyinmotion
Last Reply: by Soopa
Views: 609    Replies: 4
"I've been working away at some prototypes. The glow fans are motion responsive, with a 3-axis accelerometer controlling the colour and brightness based off how they are moved. 10 LEDs, ..."
Posted: by Warior Drake
Last Reply: by Soopa
Views: 5527    Replies: 14
"Although I've been out of the game for a while I'm still by trade a welder and I saw a clip on youtube (from Nick of Playpoi.com) about fire poi design. I've got access to top of the l..."
Posted: by Daedra
Last Reply: by Soopa
Views: 1491    Replies: 6
"Hello there guys! (^_^)Ok, I've got me a couple of glow balls. Planning to make a Pendulum Poi set but with glow heads instead of the standard Stage Ball heads. The problem is that the ..."
Posted: by TribalBeatsSioux
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 1694    Replies: 7
"Since Halloween is my favourite time of the year, I made Halloween Sock Poi. "
Posted: by Apryl00gghgf
Last Reply: by Poje
Views: 685    Replies: 1
"HI!I'm flying to Barranquilla, Columbia in Aug. and trekking to the "Lost City". I was told it would be cool for me to bring my poi to play with at camp. When I land in Barr..."
Posted: by liquidtrance
Last Reply: by liquidtrance
Views: 1210    Replies: 11
"ok so I've got a massive fire show to put on and aside from the usual firey craziness that we all know and love the director wants torchbearers carrying massive flaming torches in a pro..."
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 6896    Replies: 39
"Cookie Cutter Spinners! beware of the great cookie munching monster! Please excuse if there's another thread about this topic, I dun a search but couldn't find any. Further please have ..."
Posted: by ChrisCanfield
Last Reply: by ChrisCanfield
Views: 1296    Replies: 6
"I'm relatively experienced trying to get the brightest poi possible, but I actually need a dim set. I'm looking to acquire a set for spinning in the kinds of goth clubs that don't norm..."
Posted: by Geeza
Last Reply: by ElectricBlue
Views: 1573    Replies: 4
"My plan is to make some simple cheap poi that weight can be added to by filling the balls with popcorn seeds. Doesnt matter if these get lost as it will have only cost me a fiver or so..."
Posted: by Singed Piper (formerly Mark1)
Last Reply: by Flint_413
Views: 7773    Replies: 11
"do i have to be a clown to get the insurance or can i get it for just poi. i don't want to put on makeup i just want to be covered for public performance"
Posted: by dulce flames
Last Reply: by Flint_413
Views: 12832    Replies: 17
"So I've made up my mind that it is time I set about to accomplish another goal which is constructing a fire hula hoop. I've done some searches here but can't find too much info. If any..."
Posted: by Red_RaveN
Last Reply: by poifull_spirit
Views: 22499    Replies: 21
"I've made me a pair of kevlar chains and spun with them for a while. Now they're all black from fuel ashes(or whatever it is..) What I'd like to know is that whether it is useful to cle..."
Posted: by FireTom
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 1175    Replies: 10
"We've tried to address the question before but no replies...USsians! (or whoever else got the guns....) PLEASE do something useful with your 2nd amendment, take some old wick from your ..."
Posted: by Johara-Raqs
Views: 766    Replies: 0
"Where do I get the couplings you can buy on this site but in 4.5? They only sell the one size chain and couplings here...I wish they would sell more sizes - the 8mm is too big and distr..."
Posted: by Johara-Raqs
Last Reply: by Johara-Raqs
Views: 901    Replies: 3
"I got the voi kit from Michelle Joyce, but the straps are chafing my fingers - they are leather strips about 1" wide and 5" folded over. I put 1 or two fingers in them and alt..."
Posted: by Igneas Tempestas
Last Reply: by Igneas Tempestas
Views: 780    Replies: 5
"Hi everybody! posted this on the Flowtoys facebook page earlier but thought it would be a good idea to share it on here as well to get the word out Just got myself a set of Flowpoi Duo ..."
Posted: by Katinca
Last Reply: by Paddington Bear
Views: 10164    Replies: 50
"Recently Josh and I took a fire-twirling course, and taught some kids and adults how to use staff and poi in a 12 hour course run over the weekend. By the end of the course all of the s..."
Posted: by SpinnerofDetroit
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 13287    Replies: 64
"I couldn't seem to find anything like this. Well, A couple kind of, but the links didn't work at all. So here this is. A thread for discussing your/any other wick designs that you know ..."
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