• You must now select Courier Delivery if you wish to receive items before Christmas.
 

peckum
BRONZE Member since Mar 2005

peckum

newbie
Location: Falmouth, Cornwall., United Ki...

Total posts: 5
Posted:Hey everyone, does anyone know anywhere online where I can get a good fire poi bag? I did my first fire spin today but now i've got nowhere to keep them!

Jen.


Delete Topic

nearly_all_gone
SILVER Member since Aug 2004

nearly_all_gone

Pooh-Bah
Location: Southampton, United Kingdom

Total posts: 1626
Posted:I don't think there is such a thing... any bag will do.

What a wonderful miracle if only we could look through each other's eyes for an instant.
Thoreau

Delete

.:star:.
SILVER Member since Jan 2005

.:star:.

Pooh-Bah
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom

Total posts: 1785
Posted:I just made one...got a some fabric, made a bag and lined it with plastic to stop the outside being all fuel covered. (make sure they are cold before you put them in plastic though!!)

Delete

spritie
SILVER Member since Sep 2001

spritie

Pooh-Bah
Location: Galveston, TX, USA

Total posts: 2014
Posted:I usually just wrap mine in a pair of socks.

Delete

Skulduggery
GOLD Member since Aug 2004

Skulduggery

Pirate Pixie Crew Captain
Location: Wales

Total posts: 8428
Posted:Put the heads and chains, when cold, in a zip lock bag (such as you can by for using in the freezer). I double bag mine to carry them about with me but in the house I store them in the bags inside a tuppa-wear box for the extra anti-oderosity (made up word) factor. I remove my handles before storing so they don't end up all stinky or sooty.

Feed me Chocolate!!! Feed me NOW!

Delete

Fine_Rabid_Dog


Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...

Total posts: 10530
Posted:Fire toys used too... I don't think they do any more...

If you have a nice old bag, use that... bonus points if it has an Ohm or a Yin Yang on it wink


The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

Delete

yoni
GOLD Member since Jun 2005

yoni

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bideford and Bath, United King...

Total posts: 3099
Posted:what's a good bag to use for a nice long staff ?

UCOF "evolution: Poi -> stick -> hoops -> devil stick -> juggling club -> juggling ball -> crayons."

Supergroovalsticprosifunkstication
In other words, it's the thumps bump

Delete

SNOOPoi


SNOOPoi

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: At the bottom of the garden wi...

Total posts: 3380
Posted:we have a big rucksack that never gets used for anything else as it STINKS of paraffin. it's black with green bits... tee hee


Non-Https Image Link


THWACK!!!!
Liz_Ard: Ouch!
SNOOPoi: Thats just not the sound of someone doing it right!

Delete

Sniper
BRONZE Member since Jan 2005

Sniper

Snoochie-boochie-noochies!
Location: , United Kingdom

Total posts: 663
Posted:Written by: yoni

what's a good bag to use for a nice long staff ?



try angling/fishing tackle shops. should have loadsa bags/tubes


Delete

alien_oddity


alien_oddity

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: in the trees

Total posts: 7193
Posted:i keep mine in an olde stylee jam jar, the type with a rubber seal n matal clasp. i replaced the rubber seal with p.t.f.e. gasket cos the parrafin degrades the rubber. my poi bag is an army respirator sack, 10 from any good army surplus and can fit my fire jar, fuel bottle, glow poi, socks, cobra poi, flag poi pluss 2cameras and much much more and its small enough to fit insite my backpack. totaly recomend getting1

Delete

gita
SILVER Member since Oct 2003

gita

.:*distracted by shiny things*:.
Location: brizvegas, Australia

Total posts: 3776
Posted:yoni - i made a pretty handy staff bag for someone once...i just got an old scarf (a nice long one), cut the tassley bits off the end & sewed it up! i left one end unsewed of course!! biggrin

do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for you are crunchy and good to eat!

if at first you do succeed, try not to look too astonished!

smile! grin it confuses people!

Delete

Bumfro


Bumfro

Its a bum with an afro...
Location: Newcastle NSW

Total posts: 223
Posted:well, i wrap my poi in a bit of my friend's old towel, and i carry it in my JJJ calico bag, for six bucks its a good buy, and u can wash it if it gets smelly

but if ur not in Australia i mite be hard for you to get one...


Racism is a weapon of mass destruction

Delete

ilsanya


ilsanya

manic over a fence
Location: Tas, Aus

Total posts: 798
Posted:i use a ice cream container for poi- not smelly at all
and for staff you could use polly pipe with sealable ends


Quid Pro Quo
5|>00|\|5 /-\|^3 <00|!

Delete

ma'tina
BRONZE Member since Mar 2005

ma'tina

multiplex
Location: somewhere..., Germany

Total posts: 611
Posted:Yoni - several friends of mine do them by themselves, even nice ones with strong fabric....one of them should be known as grald - he's a staff player and should have an account here...!

perhaps you can ask him...!





hug



tina


- Ho Sa -
kisses & peace & love to beautiful madges
*rever le temps le prendre*

Delete

Psyri
SILVER Member since Apr 2003

Psyri

artisan
Location: Berkshire, UK

Total posts: 1576
Posted:I use an old biscuit tin, I can soak em in that tin then... its one of those fake vintage cadbury's ones lol

Delete

KatP
SILVER Member since Jan 2005

KatP

Muddy fingernails
Location: Way oop norf, Scotland (UK)

Total posts: 505
Posted:Made myself a stick bag as follows:

Take length of cloth (slightly longer than longest stick) and wide enough to go round sticks with space. Fold in half, sew up lond side.
Fold over top and sew to make channel (or just sew).

As a strap I use a long bootlace tied round the top (holds top shut) and then tied again about 3/4 of the way down. Turn upside down and sling over shoulder!

Am making a waterproof outer layer from Orange PVC and black Nylon (same stuff as used for rucksacks), but am slack/busy so is taking a while.

Presumably you could do similar for poi. I'll probably just add a pocket or 2 to the stick bag when I get mine.


Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries!

KITTENS!!!!

Delete

NYC


NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:I took an old pair of bluejeans and cut the leg off. Sewed the bottom up and put a draw string at the top. Works really well and is superdurable.

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

Delete

linden rathen
GOLD Member since Mar 2005

linden rathen

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: London, UK

Total posts: 6942
Posted:think fire toys still sell em smile

back

Delete

Fine_Rabid_Dog


Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...

Total posts: 10530
Posted:Just checked, and found these smile

http://www.firetoys.co.uk/juggling/copy_of_staff_twirling_carry_bags.html
br>
when I try to get to the poi carrier bags, I get

Written by: Firetoys
OOPS !
The page you were looking for is either missing or has been moved.
Please use the navigation to left and top of this page,
or wait to be redirected to our homepage.



thats why i figured they stopped selling em i guess shrug


The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

Delete

yoni
GOLD Member since Jun 2005

yoni

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bideford and Bath, United King...

Total posts: 3099
Posted:thanks 4 the help
i would buy one for niceness but my staff is 1.8 meters and i can't find one that long but i'll check a fishing shop smile meditate smile


UCOF "evolution: Poi -> stick -> hoops -> devil stick -> juggling club -> juggling ball -> crayons."

Supergroovalsticprosifunkstication
In other words, it's the thumps bump

Delete

Mynci
BRONZE Member since Apr 2005

Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free..., United Kingd...

Total posts: 8737
Posted:Try a music shop....seriously

My mate uses a bag for a didgeridoo (god how do you spell that!) confused


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

Delete

yoni
GOLD Member since Jun 2005

yoni

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bideford and Bath, United King...

Total posts: 3099
Posted:i don't think my music shop sells 'em but i'll try

UCOF "evolution: Poi -> stick -> hoops -> devil stick -> juggling club -> juggling ball -> crayons."

Supergroovalsticprosifunkstication
In other words, it's the thumps bump

Delete


Similar Topics

Using the keywords [bag] we found the following similar topics.
1. Learn > How to make your own gear > How to make Poi > Simple Maori bag Poi *help/resource
2. Forums > Making a Bag Flag Poi
3. Forums > Fire Poi Bag [21 replies]
4. Forums > Long Staff Bag [8 replies]
5. Forums > Bag for sectional staff? [1 reply]

     Show more..