HOP Mad Doctor Location: San Francisco, CA, USA Member Since: 28th May 2001 Total posts: 13920
Posted:Ok, I was doing an act this weekend and I wanted to twirl my staff and then in the middle of the act pick up my pois.
Problem: the finger loops on my pois tend to collapse and I have to fiddle with the things to put them on. Not very exciting for the audience to watch a guy fumbling with his pois.
Solution: Before my act, I stuck some of those cylindrical earplugs in the finger loops. Then when I went to put the pois on, I just stuck my fingers through and the earplugs popped out. The whole switch, in mid-act, took about 5 seconds.
-Mike )'( Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella
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bender still can't believe it's not butter Location: Melbourne, Australia Member Since: 14th Nov 2001 Total posts: 6979
Posted:I had the same 'collapsing' lung prob with a two handed butterfly -> one handed. My solution was different - it wa aqueous. the solution was to just get bigger nylon fingerloops! Juggle art can supply you them! they strong enuff to hold your weight.