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poiboy
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Location: Long Beach, CA, USA
Member Since: 17th Oct 2001
Total posts: 22
Posted:Hey, sorry to be posting so many questions, but this is the last one.I have poied for one and a half years, all the time anticipating that "Someday, I'll be doing this with fire!"SOMEDAY HAS ARRIVED.
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I just got my first set of fire poi from the HOP shop, and searched for all the rules concerning how to break in and store them. Keep them stored in fuel, eh? Do you store the whole head of the poi (metal and all) in fuel, or unwrap the kevlar and keep it soaked?That's all I need to know, I'll learn the rest.
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That being said, I must say that all you people have gotten me to this point; through this website and the discussion threads, I always had good advice. I love you all so much right now *clutching new pois while writing*, and I will make a kickass video right quick to further express my gratitude. No longer will I be a boy, but a man.Noah


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N8
member
Location: NY, USA
Member Since: 10th Apr 2001
Total posts: 336
Posted:Poiboy, this topic has been discussed quite a bit in the early days of the board. Please do a search. Happy spinning, welcome to the club
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N8(Point)
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------------------Care of other people's approval and you become their prisoner.Live fully, Rave wholly.Fluid are the movements of my strings...


Care of other people's approval and you become their prisoner.Live fully, Rave wholly.Fluid are the movements of my strings...

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Ade
Are we there yet?
Location: australia
Member Since: 14th Mar 2001
Total posts: 1897
Posted:Poiboy said:"That being said, I must say that all you people have gotten me to this point"surely you're not just fishing for a point off your own post?
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Ade (who calls point, but is still mightily confused as to what's going on here now.... oh go on, tell me to do a search.... point....)
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Malcolm
Malcolm

HOP admin
Location: HOP
Member Since: 18th Nov 2003
Total posts: 992
Posted:Poiboy,Leave the kevlar on.You could wrap the moist heads in tin foil after use to stop them drying out for next time.RegardsMalcolm

"May your balls always burn"

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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:I can't shake the feeling that you've all got very childish whilst i was away.Maybe you were just making up for the absence of my sillyness....
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------------------C@ntusThere's only one way of life and that's your own.


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"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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Kinudin (Soul Fyre)
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Location: San Diego, California, USA
Member Since: 21st Dec 2001
Total posts: 1325
Posted://edit bad post... I'll completely change the subject of it
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Thanks for asking this question Poiboi, I was gettin' lazy and didn't feel like looking around for the previous threads.Kinudin[This message has been edited by Kinudin (edited 13 February 2002).]


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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:Congrats on graduating to fire, poi boi! I've tried (half-assed, but still tried) to get my lil' sis to light up the pair that i've gotten her for xmas (45cm twine, 2.5" wicks double finger loops) but no banana. what made you decide that it was 'someday'?My day came the same night i learnt staff - evil beach parties are like that i guess =/Luv that sound hey?------------------"He shall know your ways as if born to them"-Fremen prophecy

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