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Posted:good morning again!!!

Last days I've seen some videos from one fire perfomance group. ( palitichi).
In theis shows, every time the poi show to his or her arm o body make a kind of explosion.

do you know how it makes??

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Posted:Have you got a link to the video please?

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LazyAngel
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Posted:I think it's the charchoal poi they're talking like in the Palitchi (sp?) vids

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Posted:I think that that may be a type of poi burnoff. I'm not sure entirely how to do it, but the basic idea is that you do a fast wrap, then when the poi stops it sends out a little ball of fuel into the air which then ignites.
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LazyAngel
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Posted:actually, I'm pretty sure he's not talking about that dom



you can find the videos here

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Rellizate
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Posted:Ahh right ok. My mistake. Ignore me. :P

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Posted:the web page where I found the videos is that.

http://fireshow.palitchi.org

in the link of videos, you'll find some perfomance. I don't remember in which one I saw. I think in the firts 4.

thanks


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Rellizate
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Posted:Ahh I see. Wow, no idea what that is. Looks like it's just exploading randomly though, not on them. A type of firework?

Guy, give us more info on these charcoal poi?


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Posted:I'm not sure they are using charcoal poi, we use that occaisionally when wire wool is not appropriate, looking at their vid I would say they are using a form of stage pyro that we use, either silver jets and or gerbs, we routinely use waterfalls poi, but the effect is quite different. Might have a look at this, although the duration of silever jets and gerbs tend to be very short, as on the vid, normally electrically fired but see reason why they can't be delay fused to fire. Looking at this again and some of the results from last nights fire meet trials cages and charcooal it probably is charcoal,



Looking at some of the other material on this site, it becomes very clear to me they are using quite a lot of specialist pyro effects,



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Posted:ok here's an older thread that actually references the palitchi video and explains a bit about charcoal:

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Posted:Nice work LazyAngel! maybe better change yr name to searchybusyangel

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Posted:hrm... those poi make me want to do the same thing with my rope dart

just need to figure out how safe it'll be...


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Posted:smile thanks gabe! hug

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