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may
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Location: oxford, uk
Member Since: 28th Nov 2001
Total posts: 1
Posted:hey there, just been looking on the net on the offchance of finding tips about poi, and i stumbled across this beautie! such a brilliant site, well done!! i started playing with poi about six months ago, great fun! i think one of the best things is the way when people see you playing, even if you're crap, everyone loves it and wants a go too! tried real firechains last week for the first time and loved it but was not sure how long you're supposed to soak them for could somebody tell me?thanksmay

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Pele'sWhippingBoy
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Location: Rochester, NY, USA
Member Since: 19th Jun 2001
Total posts: 442
Posted:Hello new kid. Welcome to the greatest site about spinning and such.First things first. There's a Search function above. Please use it.Also, there's pages and pages of archives in the Technical Discussion section. I urge you to look there as this question (and many others) has been answered there.Good luck and again, welcome. [image]http://www.homeofpoi.com/ubb/images/icons/grin.gif">------------------[/image]Pyromorph - Let the fire change you

FYI: I am not Pele. If you wish to reply to me and use a short version of my name, use: PWB.

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Cassandra
Cassandra

Froggie ... Ribbit !!!
Location: Back in Paris... for now !
Member Since: 8th Jun 2001
Total posts: 4224
Posted:Welcome to the HOP
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shine onCassandra


"I want brown bread... no, that is diesel oil..."
"So I was raised in Europe, where History comes from ..."
"NON !!! La Plume de mon oncle n est pas Bingibangibungi !!!"

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cutie poi girlie
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Location: porthtowan, truro, cornwall
Member Since: 14th Sep 2001
Total posts: 237
Posted:hi may welcome to HoP!
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i posted a thread on fire safety- have a read of it if you want?
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so your getting into fire? me too hope it goes well 4 u! CPG
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Luv peace 'n' chicken grease Al X x

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Pele
Pele

the henna lady
Location: WNY, USA
Member Since: 15th Dec 2000
Total posts: 6193
Posted:welcome!My tip is don't get burned!
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------------------Pele Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir...http://www.pyromorph.com


Pele
Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir
"Oooh look! A pub!" -exclaimed after recovering from a stupid fall
"And for the decadence of art, nothing beats a roaring fire." -TMK

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Cassandra
Cassandra

Froggie ... Ribbit !!!
Location: Back in Paris... for now !
Member Since: 8th Jun 2001
Total posts: 4224
Posted:don't get burned ???damn ! I wish I'd known you a little earlier when I first tried fire, sweet sister
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shine oncassandra


"I want brown bread... no, that is diesel oil..."
"So I was raised in Europe, where History comes from ..."
"NON !!! La Plume de mon oncle n est pas Bingibangibungi !!!"

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xLessThanJakex
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Location: Reading, UK
Member Since: 1st May 2001
Total posts: 155
Posted:Hello, I know that, well I think you are supposed to soak your wicks for around 5 mins on the first try but then I think you just can just dunk them, anyways Welcome to HoP!F_S------------------Where there is sorrow I seek the Flame - Rumi

Where there is sorrow I seek the Flame - Rumi

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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Funny I've never been burnt and I managed to do so completely wihtout your advice P
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How strange.


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