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firestuSILVER Member
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Location: devon, United Kingdom


Posted:
ok i know there are threds about poi and staf fire breathing but i have been trying to do it with devil sticks!
the way i am trying to do it is to ro it over faweds buzzsaw but the fine parifin gets on my stick making it slipary and i drop it! any tips??

ok sorry but i am goung to quoet onewheeldave hear
"Most people on this forum know the dangers of Fire Breathing and have made their own choices concerning whether or not to do it.

For any random people who have stumbled across this thread I think it's important to be aware that there are safety issues with breathing so here's some good links to the official HOP article on fire breathing, and a recent thread on some of the medical implications: -

https://www.homeofpoi.com/articles/fire_breathing.htm

[Old link]

Lastly, I'd like to say that one of the most important things when Fire Breathing is a very good level of mental focus and concentration, obviously these are compromised to some extent when breathing is done in conjunction with another activity, such as spinning.

So be careful, and, if you're new to this, check out the above links."

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished" Lao Tzu

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."


NoddyToe Poking Bad Boy
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Location: Lake District UK


Posted:
i do a wrist lock on the devilstick before i firebreath on it, it keeps it still but good point about paraffin gettin on the stick i was thinking of fire breathing while doing the propeller

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firestuSILVER Member
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63 posts
Location: devon, United Kingdom


Posted:
yeah it does work but i still drop it cos of the srray

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished" Lao Tzu

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."


NoddyToe Poking Bad Boy
2,865 posts
Location: Lake District UK


Posted:
hmmm...i have no idea how to get my head around that

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NoddyToe Poking Bad Boy
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Location: Lake District UK


Posted:
sorry frown

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firestuSILVER Member
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Location: devon, United Kingdom


Posted:
that is ok

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished" Lao Tzu

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."


animatEdBRONZE Member
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Location: Bristol UK


Posted:
maybe do it as a finale?

That way you don't have to worry about the stick getting slippery because you'll be finished after the breathe.

Empty your mind. Be formless, Shapeless, like Water.
Put Water into a cup, it becomes the cup, put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, put water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot.
Water can flow, or it can Crash.
Be Water My Friend.


firestuSILVER Member
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Location: devon, United Kingdom


Posted:
yeah good plan

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished" Lao Tzu

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."


NoddyToe Poking Bad Boy
2,865 posts
Location: Lake District UK


Posted:
that is a good plan

as long as your prepaired to keep paraffin in your mouth for a while

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firestuSILVER Member
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63 posts
Location: devon, United Kingdom


Posted:
yeah or have a bottle standing by so i can take some just befor doing the trick!

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished" Lao Tzu

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."


NoddyToe Poking Bad Boy
2,865 posts
Location: Lake District UK


Posted:
cant you hold the parrafin in your mouth for the routine?

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firestuSILVER Member
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Location: devon, United Kingdom


Posted:
the longer it is held in the mouthe the higher the risk of cancer

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished" Lao Tzu

"It is not length of life, but depth of life."


NoddyToe Poking Bad Boy
2,865 posts
Location: Lake District UK


Posted:
ahh better stop that then

cheers

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