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ReignofFire


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Total posts: 8
Posted:http://www.angelfire.com/hiphop3/blazebrothers/fire/blazebros_smallv_.wmv
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copy and paste and open with new browser!

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_Poiboy_
GOLD Member since Jan 2004

_Poiboy_

bastard child of satan
Location: Raanana, Israel

Total posts: 1113
Posted:nice vid!

I don't really like staff, but I loved it!
I really liked the burnoffs (ground fires) you did....

and you forgot to tell ppl to right click>save target as... (angelfire doesn't allow streaming)


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ado-p
GOLD Member since May 2004

ado-p

Pirate Ninja
Location: Galway/Ireland

Total posts: 3882
Posted:doesnt work for me confused

Love is the law.

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_Poiboy_
GOLD Member since Jan 2004

_Poiboy_

bastard child of satan
Location: Raanana, Israel

Total posts: 1113
Posted:right click>save target as... happened to me tooo

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Disc0


annoying boy
Location: Sweden

Total posts: 160
Posted:saving with "right click -> save as" did NOT work for me =/



but when I copied the link manually it worked fine.

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fire is just light and heat.
it's you friend!

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NYC


NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:Can't even get to the site.

Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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ado-p
GOLD Member since May 2004

ado-p

Pirate Ninja
Location: Galway/Ireland

Total posts: 3882
Posted:i just copied and pasted the link right into my browser.

that worked

nice vid.


Love is the law.

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ReignofFire


newbie


Total posts: 8
Posted:Hey guys, sorry, didn't realize angelfire did that.
Thanks poiboi and ado-p for the headsup. Like ado-p said, just copy the link and paste into new browser! Window's media player is the one of choice i believe, thanks!


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thor


thor

Flaming Lesbian
Location: Portland, Oregon

Total posts: 181
Posted:that was so cool

some of the best fire knife i've seen.(why do they call it fire knife when it's really just a stick with kevlar on both ends? ;])


Lights dancing off my skin as chains wrap round it.
Pain is in a little box and I'm so glad I found it.

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ReignofFire


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Total posts: 8
Posted:haha thor, it's because, it really is a knife.... or machete to be specific. Personally i don't use a sharp one, but in competitions, most do :S

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thor


thor

Flaming Lesbian
Location: Portland, Oregon

Total posts: 181
Posted:heh. the only fire knife i've ever seen was just a wood staff with a carved blade-lookin head wrapped with wick on one end and a ball of wick on the other.

but, if it's really just a machete, what's holding the fuel on? =]


Lights dancing off my skin as chains wrap round it.
Pain is in a little box and I'm so glad I found it.

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ReignofFire


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Total posts: 8
Posted:i wired ceiling tile to the knife end and wrapped the tile with kevlar. The other end is pretty much a regular staff.

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mech
BRONZE Member since Jun 2003

mech

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: "In your ear", United Kingdom

Total posts: 6207
Posted:im liking that vid, not cos its tech, or high quality or anythig

but cos there is work in your routine, and a lot of time gone into the show side of it

its really nice, im lovin it


Step (el-nombrie)

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ReignofFire


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Total posts: 8
Posted:Thanks everyone for the comments!!

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agnisattva


agnisattva

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Location: wandering the world

Total posts: 11
Posted:definately a nice vid. I would have to agree with mech the time you have put into working out that routine shows. It's very ummm robust. Ya that's the word I was looking for. Thank you for your contribution to my archive of fire vids from around the world. You even got your own folder, so that I can add more in the future. right?

8) The Gods, adored with brilliant fires. have granted precious wealth to us. So, with bright fires, we pray to thee.
HYMN XXVI. Agni.
From the Hindu sacred text "Rig Veda"

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TeeJay


TeeJay

member
Location: Malaeimi, Am. Samoa

Total posts: 75
Posted:My three sons all do fireknife - my youngest holds the L.A. children's championship and my oldest is among the top three Juniors in the world - placing in Samoa, American Samoa, L.A., and Hawaii.
The blades are real - we make them from machetes. Holes are welded into the blades to hold the wick on. I don't reccomend ceiling tiles as they contain a lot of toxins. We use either plain cotton towels or Kanek - available only in Hawaii.]
Am still trying to get the vid - we're on dial up down here.
For more fireknife info - see our site: www.sivaafi.org


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anonomatos
GOLD Member since Jan 2005

anonomatos

enthusiast
Location: Utrecht [NL], Netherlands

Total posts: 389
Posted:That site...

I just can't believe people actually undergo training to do such a thing :S

not just a hobby thing you do once in a while... but really training...

freaky! smile


"Dont know how long, this ones gonna take;
I could fail, but Id rather be a fuckup, than a fake"

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ReignofFire


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Total posts: 8
Posted:Hi Teejay,
my friend and i reference and view your site quite often, bought the 2003 championship as well from your site.
I must admit, i don't know if i want you watching our video haha, after watching your sons, you will think we spin so slow!
my partner and i are still transitioning from regular staff over to fireknife and haven't gotten down all the techniques yet. Still need to work on gaining the warrior spirit! But i find the polynesian style that much more beautifull to watch as well as perform so competing in the championships is a distant goal!!


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TeeJay


TeeJay

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Location: Malaeimi, Am. Samoa

Total posts: 75
Posted:Hey !
Reign - did finally get your video downloaded - you guys are doing great !
If you haven't checked oiut our website lately, we have changed the judging for competitions- the judging before was pretty objective and wasn't really standardized. This year, we will have 3 technical judges who make sure that all the required moves are done, count the drops, make sure the required time (7 minutes) is met, and that the knife is to spec. We will also have the 3 showmanship judges. As soon as time permits, I'll be filming a short video which shows all the required moves and how they are done- I'd be happy to send it to you if you'd like.

Teejay


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Facelessjoker
BRONZE Member since Sep 2004

enthusiast
Location: Exeter, United Kingdom

Total posts: 249
Posted:woah! ive never seen anyone spin that fast and so consistantly you must have arms of steel!!!!!!

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delacey
BRONZE Member since Mar 2005

newbie
Location: Knoxville, TN, USA

Total posts: 4
Posted:wow...that was amazing!!! thanx for sharing!!

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Star_in_the_sky


Star_in_the_sky

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Total posts: 8
Posted:Wow, that was really wicked. I've never seen anything like it!!

You can't run away forever, but there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.....

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