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Iceman57BRONZE Member
newbie
11 posts
Location: USA


Posted:
what and how do you do a buzzsaw?

MikeIconGOLD Member
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Location: Philadelphia, PA - USA


Posted:
Very easy. Just shorten your chains (wrap around your hand once or so) and spin them between your arms like a wheel.

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Iceman57BRONZE Member
newbie
11 posts
Location: USA


Posted:
like a butterfly? or are you swinging them foward? are the poi next to each other? or one's in front, like alternating?

.Morph.SILVER Member
addict
669 posts
Location: Lancashire, UK


Posted:
standard buzzsaw is in follow time (like weave) with you hands level...butterfly is a variation of it.......try isolating it & doing it horizontal, there's many variations to play with.

weavesmiley

RicheeBRONZE Member
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Location: Prague, Czech. Republic


Posted:
Buzzsaw



Is central plane



https://www.homeofpoi.com/gallery/showpho...=500&page=1



as well as space between your hands.



light,



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IcerSILVER Member
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205 posts
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand


Posted:
there is a good tutorial at https://www.motsplace.com/poi/horbuzz.html
shows how to do a horizontal buzzsaw.

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pricklyleafSILVER Member
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1,365 posts
Location: Manchester, England (UK)


Posted:
TO clear up confusion- the buzzsaw.

It is like spinning cicles by your side, only you do it in between your arms with a shortened string. You spin the circles in split time., they do not cross each other or anything, they simply spin next to each other, sandwiched by your arms.

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Posted:
Any tips for keeping them properly vertical when doing vertical ones?

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