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Posted: by Johara-Raqs
Last Reply: by Johara-Raqs
Views: 962    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: 814    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: 10242    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: 13642    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 ..."
Posted: by Zeradin
Last Reply: by squid
Views: 572    Replies: 2
"I am wondering if any of you have opinions experience in sizing differences between a couple of the toys here.72mm vs 80mm pendulum poiand 8mm vs 10mm rope meteorThanks!"
Posted: by Geeza
Last Reply: by aston
Views: 2379    Replies: 24
"A few quick shots, all taken with 1 second shutter. Some in the day and some at night.http://www.hyperlight.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=974"
Posted: by johndhaive
Last Reply: by Tide
Views: 3469    Replies: 8
"flowlights with crystal case and flow mass in HOP VS flowpoi from flowtoys.com which is better in terms of durability?im having second thoughts in buying this cool stuff.. hehehe! pleas..."
Posted: by eca
Last Reply: by squid
Views: 662    Replies: 1
"hey, I just made a pair of sock poi with 249 grams of rice in each head (love heavy poi!), and I want to counter-weight them but I'm not sure what the ratio of head weight to handle wei..."
Posted: by Tide
Last Reply: by Tide
Views: 3217    Replies: 5
"Does anyone have a video camera that's good at recording for both fire and glow? Mainly thinking of poi and the occasional staff person, but I don't know what camera to get.Price range ..."
Posted: by Sparkfire
Last Reply: by liquidtrance
Views: 11334    Replies: 19
"This is written up in a .doc hosted here As some may know flying in australia with your firetoys can be frought with peril, I do not know if the below approach will work in the US with ..."
Posted: by AaronM
Last Reply: by AaronM
Views: 1739    Replies: 14
"So... I have found the site, introduced myself... and now I am looking into get my first toy to try out. I have seen poi a cpl times and it is mesmerizing... but I know next to nothing ..."
Posted: by *HyperLight
Last Reply: by willow2x
Views: 1283    Replies: 15
"So after ~6 years of hard work, we've just finished the first batch of (8) Hyperlights. We'll be shipping them as soon as we've received payment It's been a long time coming, but we're ..."
Posted: by Geeza
Last Reply: by *HyperLight
Views: 5147    Replies: 27
"Here are my hyperlights. This is a quick thread to show you how they work, them in action and the possibilities they have.There are still a few creases to be ironed out that the creato..."
Posted: by liquidtrance
Last Reply: by *HyperLight
Views: 1320    Replies: 10
"http://www.eyepoi.com/?content=Newsanyone have any info about these?"
Posted: by Munkustrap
Last Reply: by Elmosouth
Views: 16102    Replies: 25
"Fire breathing has been capturing my curiosity lately, and so like anyone should, I've started off just reading about it. I noticed though in a lot of the HoP articles about breathing a..."
Posted: by Orin
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 2459    Replies: 12
"Hey.. I was struggling with learning the weave for a while.. then I came across this site the other night.. watched how she did it.. practiced a bit and had the weave down fairly well i..."
Posted: by Sister Eleven
Last Reply: by liquidtrance
Views: 1105    Replies: 7
"Super glue claims to be super, but I'm finding it doesn't seem to bond in the slightest to either my bike tires (would be useful to keep my handles from unraveling if I tug too hard) or..."
Posted: by mtbeer
Last Reply: by Warior Drake
Views: 32276    Replies: 38
"I'm planning on getting a house in the next couple months and I want it to be as poi friendly as possible so I can host weekly spin jams. What would your ideal spinners house have?I wan..."
Posted: by squid
Last Reply: by squid
Views: 1019    Replies: 2
"So Ive got an old stage ball that used to be part of a pair of contact poi Im not using anymore, but I want to weight it like a Sil-X ball. I can't find liquid silicone, so Im looking ..."
Posted: by bjrcboy
Last Reply: by Lye
Views: 1652    Replies: 13
"I finally got a set of fire poi(From renegade juggling, thanks bob!) after about a year and a half of spinning. Anyways it has oval twist link chain and it just feels to heavy... Is the..."
Posted: by *HyperLight
Last Reply: by Geeza
Views: 26901    Replies: 101
"Hyperlights are not yet ready. There, I've said it, so I hope the title of this thread didn't get anyone too excited. Things have been extremely busy for me of late with a combination o..."
Posted: by grainne_murphy
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 5186    Replies: 6
"ok ive been spinning for pfffft a year and a half...two years ...but i wanna start doing it with fire,,, i just have no idea what to go for....im clueless ...xxx grainne"
Posted: by Tide
Last Reply: by Tide
Views: 2493    Replies: 2
"I couldn't find a topic regarding this, s'yeah, my apologies if there is one.I know people who use nomex gloves when they spin with fire poi to enable hand wraps and spiral wraps, now I..."
Posted: by Zeradin
Last Reply: by aston
Views: 833    Replies: 7
"I'm going to make some normal sized 2" x 2" x whatever is normal (2/2.5?) duo fold cathedrals. How much kevlar do I need? The tutorial says 4-8 feet per, that's a wide range. ..."
Posted: by Icarus Forde
Last Reply: by Icarus Forde
Views: 1105    Replies: 8
"Ok, so I picked up firestaff about two months ago now, and have gotten quite addicted. I've been borrowing a staff from a friend for the duration of it, and also have some double staffs..."
Posted: by Lasa'nta Dubh Mac Tire
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 1087    Replies: 7
"Ok i know this sounds dumb.. but i really don't get the rope dart... like i see how it's made and cool thingys you can do with it but... whats it for.. like how do most poeple use it? a..."
Posted: by FireJinn
Last Reply: by letitburn
Views: 11284    Replies: 10
"Hey my question is "What is the best type of rope to use to make a rope dart?" Pay attention: Because I will test all suggested and give feedback.Thanks."
Posted: by Richee
Last Reply: by [ Unregistered ]
Views: 948    Replies: 5
"&lbr;THEO(R)IST&rbr;Video bio project, maping performingduring 2002-2005.-------------------------------------------------------&lbr;VERSION&rbr;0.3&lbr;TODO&rbr;-Binary data transfer.-..."
Posted: by Sister Eleven
Last Reply: by Sister Eleven
Views: 4965    Replies: 3
"Didn't see another thread like this, so I thought I would post some useful knots I use all the time in my practice poi and things I use them for. These are primarily knots I use with co..."
Posted: by Midkiff
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 1103    Replies: 11
"just had a random idea does anyone think they could make led weighted handles they would look awesome with throws"
Posted: by Midkiff
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 1254    Replies: 16
"just wondering if anyone has any of the gorrila fist poi cuz i would really like to see a video of them"
Posted: by Guyli
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 14026    Replies: 10
"Hello,To put things simply i'm doing fire breathing and i recently moved from France to USA. Then big problem: i can't manage to find an equivalent of the fuel i am used to breath (plea..."
Posted: by EnigmA
Last Reply: by Samhman
Views: 2787    Replies: 15
"Does anyone here do poi movements in their martial art weapon demos or martial art weapon moves in their poi demos? tell me what weapons or style YOU PRACTICE that uses weapons."
Posted: by Doc Lightning
Last Reply: by Flint_413
Views: 18125    Replies: 36
"So I have been asked to do a fire eating and tracing act at a gay club in a few months. I've also been asked if I wouldn't mind wearing body paint for the act.I told them that I'd be h..."
Posted: by chidori
Last Reply: by Flint_413
Views: 2939    Replies: 3
"ok so i've been looking around for some different fuels to try and i'm hoping to get some feedback. espisially on limonene, white gas(colemens), lamp oil, and methonal.i'm looking mostl..."
Posted: by Flint_413
Last Reply: by Flint_413
Views: 3972    Replies: 15
"Okay, here's the situation. I've been spinning fire for almost a year now and my little cathedrals (though in good condition) are getting to be unusable. Simply because they have tiny f..."
Posted: by WarPoi
Last Reply: by Kristina Xxxzhcz
Views: 1470    Replies: 1
"Teaching a Scuba Class in Cozumel next week and wish to spin but am not sure if it is best to take all or the supplies on the airplane or if I can purchase Fuel there?Really like paraff..."
Posted: by noramos
Last Reply: by BRETTlee
Views: 6033    Replies: 9
"After watching this video:Poi by Yuta & Ronanhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vh3HWx1ozrYI was determined to make a pair of poi similar. I purchased some 80mm contact balls, some 8mm ..."
Posted: by keebler
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 2131    Replies: 6
"So I have been thinking about making a set of Fire Buugeng but have been trying to figure out if I want to go Stainless steal or aluminum to make the staffs. Any views on which would b..."
Posted: by Hana4
Last Reply: by FireTom
Views: 3479    Replies: 7
"I'm trying to make a set of fire fans. So far i have the stainless steel constructon all done with 5 metal prongs on each fan. I've used 4mm dia stainless steel rods and now that i've c..."
Posted: by Midkiff
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 2118    Replies: 4
"ok i saw some led poi called eye poi they have a program where they can spell words in the spin from how they arrange the leds but havent seen anything on them being available for purch..."
Posted: by Flint_413
Last Reply: by Flint_413
Views: 930    Replies: 12
"Okay so I have some questions on how to trick out some toys.#1) I want to make my fire fan heads fatter so they'll hold more fuel. Can I just take kevlar and wrap over the existing head..."
Posted: by Lye
Last Reply: by SpinnerofDetroit
Views: 697    Replies: 3
"I saw this at a festival in MA. Some guy had fire snakes, but they were more like cords than snakes. They were really long and went really fast and were really thin. They burned blue/gr..."
Posted: by Smurf24029
Last Reply: by Lye
Views: 855    Replies: 6
"This is my new fire poi. Everything but the quick links and chain is from HOP. Will be getting Single loop pro series handles soon, honestly I thought that's what I ordered but I guess ..."
Posted: by liquidtrance
Last Reply: by liquidtrance
Views: 640    Replies: 2
"any recommendations for the best way of keeping your acrylic balls in good condition? I've looked around at various methods of looking after them, think a polishing wheel might be the w..."
Posted: by _Poiboy_
Last Reply: by Malcolm
Views: 3679    Replies: 3
"Hi, I'm looking into getting palm torches similiar to the ones imakokode uses in this video:anyone know where i can get those?or any tips on making them, recommended designs etc.?"
Posted: by i8beefy2
Last Reply: by RagnarokFire
Views: 6366    Replies: 19
"The other day I bought a katana. Was bored, watching Rouroni Kenshin and said to myself "That looks cool, I want one". So now I'm all hooked on sword play too.Anyway, I also have a bokk..."
Posted: by steph_711
Last Reply: by squid
Views: 1849    Replies: 2
"hi,im looking to a buy my first fire fan, i was wondering whether a large fan would be too big for me, im about 5'5. i really like the look of the large ones but if they end up being to..."
Posted: by Richee
Last Reply: by liquidtrance
Views: 4081    Replies: 23
"D: FOR PRACTISING ONLY, REQUIRE AVERAGE WEIGHT BALANCE ABILITY AND CONTROL.(thx Dad)Well, look like this:(mirror)-'Pro' practise Poi with 2.75'' crystall ball inside.The Knot constructi..."
Posted: by Dr.Babs
Last Reply: by Midkiff
Views: 2177    Replies: 8
"So I recently constructed these poi out of very common resources. I'm still working on my design a bit. Here's some photos to help explain!The poi head is clear plastic tubing from the ..."
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