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Mr_Joe
BRONZE Member since Aug 2008

Mr_Joe

Part-time genius


Total posts: 59
Posted:Erm, right. Been having a bit of a play today with my staff and a pair of nunchucks. I can't be the first one to give this a try. (Guessing Robnunchucks/Ninjarob has given it a go?) Anyone got anything to share on this subject?

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Joe x


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DarkFyre
BRONZE Member since Nov 2005

DarkFyre

HoP mage and keeper of the fireballs
Location: Palmerston North

Total posts: 1965
Posted:I've never used nun chuks before but i've just built a triple handled nun chuk thing.

OH DEAR this could be a steep learning curve!


May my balls of fire set your balls on fire devil

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Enryo
PLATINUM Member since Sep 2001

member
Location: BC, Kelowna, Canada

Total posts: 9
Posted:I've been spinning fire-chucks for about 2 years now, all i can say is that 1 set is the way to go, seems like there are more moves and it prevents confusion with poi. As for spinning with a staff I tried, but to no avail. Just couldn't find great nough variety of moves to make a good burn. Let me know if you find some good ones.

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Bek66


Bek66

Future Mrs Pogo
Location: The wrong place

Total posts: 4728
Posted:I would beat myself silly if I tried swinging my chuks and a staff at the same time!!! Having said...of course now I'm gonna have to try!!!

"Absence is to love what wind is to fire...it extinguishes the small, enkindles the great."
--Comte Debussy-Rebutin

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Posted:dnt hit ur head!

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robnunchucks
BRONZE Member since Jul 2004

robnunchucks

enthusiast
Location: manchester uk

Total posts: 363
Posted:it can definatly be done the easyist way to get started is to do double staff moves but with a pair of nunchucks instead of one of the staffs. this is acutaly supriseingly easy

the problem comes when you try do moves with the nunchucks that can't be done with a staff as i often find you just end up trying to do them with a staff

its definatly posible but its abit of a pat your stomach while rubing your head kinda thing.


My nunchucks vital statictics biggrin

weight: 500g
handle lenght: 16 inches
chain length: 2 inches

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Rellizate
GOLD Member since Feb 2007

Rellizate

old hand
Location: Cambridge, UK

Total posts: 719
Posted:Patting your head and rubbing your stomach thing is easy. Start one first, then let the other come in. I've tried chuck staffing once for about 10 mins, and managed to hit myself in the balls 6 times... Yeah, my voice is much higher now...
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