Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Member Since: 5th Jul 2002
Total posts: 92
Posted:Is it just me or does this look like a "butterfly weave", not a 5-beat reverse weave?

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Stream Entrant
Location: Melbourne
Member Since: 13th Jun 2001
Total posts: 2830
Posted:I think it depends on the angle you watch from.

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old hand
Location: Edmonton, AB
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 877
Posted:Ya, it's at a weird angle. It's also not a very good executed one either.


Location: London
Member Since: 10th Sep 2002
Total posts: 168
Posted:they do look as if the poi go round in different directions... although its definitely more complicated than the butterfly weave, cos his arms twist up as with the 5 beat reverse weave... also agree with the "its messy comment!"

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Location: Boulder
Member Since: 16th Aug 2002
Total posts: 19
Posted:I think that there are a few videos that could be better done. Trying to look at someone's hands for their BTB moves when its dark is a pain! I don't know what the best way to view moves is, but I know that isn't it!

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LuNcHbOx...(Aka. Nathan)-un-single
Location: beneath a cloak of self-tortur...
Member Since: 3rd Oct 2002
Total posts: 536
Posted:well....if 'ya look at it tha-,.....no it is still a butterfly weave......

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