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Shaner
GOLD Member since May 2005

Shaner

newbie
Location: europe

Total posts: 22
Posted:I have a TINY practicing space at the moment and found myself isolating an arm when i'm doing some of the longarm so i dont hit the bed door or ceiling.... sometimes it actually add's a nice touch...



just an idea wink


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MikeIcon
GOLD Member since Mar 2003

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Location: Philadelphia, PA - USA

Total posts: 2109
Posted:How can you isolate your arms? Changing the center of rotation from your shoulders would be impossible.

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We'll blaze a new trail,
and torch the rough patches.

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Durbs
BRONZE Member since Sep 2001

Durbs

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Location: Epsom, Surrey, England

Total posts: 5688
Posted:I dunno... I can isolate my hand through a full beat. Isolating around the elbow is harder, and long-arm is pretty much isolating around the shoulder smile

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oli
SILVER Member since Jul 2003

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Location: bristol/ southern eastern devo...

Total posts: 2052
Posted:or you could spin long arm isolated at your hand instead...

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They push+pull tactics are driving me loco
They shouldn't do that no no no

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Durbs
BRONZE Member since Sep 2001

Durbs

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Location: Epsom, Surrey, England

Total posts: 5688
Posted:the bottom half... yes... the top half... need more Ninja training.

Anyone running a ninja workshop at Play?


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Shaner
GOLD Member since May 2005

Shaner

newbie
Location: europe

Total posts: 22
Posted:i meant around the elbow, it's basically using you're legs to move you're shoulder about but yeah, it's a bit of a monkeymove tongue

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Posted:yeah i get what you mean shaner, nice! depends on the length of you poi to do it though eh?
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