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Location: Norwich
Member Since: 14th Jan 2001
Total posts: 11
Posted:Hi. I've decided to move onto fire at last, but I don't have any fire poi. My brother(Garbo) told me to, cut off the wichs off his crappy hand made fire staff, hammer the none wick side down, put a hole through and attach chains. Does anyone agree? Rob
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Location: Austin TX USA
Member Since: 19th Dec 2000
Total posts: 1015
Posted:That's one way to do it. I've documented a few recipes at:http://www.crossroads.net/a/writing/firemaking.htmlI don't know what you are using for wicks right now, but it is easy to make temporary wicks using old towel and some baling wire. Good for a few burns.

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Location: Boston, MA, USA
Member Since: 11th Jan 2001
Total posts: 52
Posted:the instructions at http://www.incendium.org/poi.htmare
pretty good.


Location: Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Member Since: 29th Oct 2004
Total posts: 404
Posted:or you could buy them..

so you think Im not a newbie? Ok I'll be the King of the newbies. Nucleon the king of all noobs


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Location: manchester UK
Member Since: 25th Jan 2005
Total posts: 184
Posted:yeh buy them, then u know they wont fall apart while spinning and on fire and cause possible injury

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