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bluecat


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Posted:I put it in staff, but it's just as meaningful a question here..... please go and poll grin

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Stout
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Posted:I just call it *regular* spinning, trusting that the lack of the word antispin will serve to make what I'm talking about obvious.

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Cyrik
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Posted:just "spinning" is ok basic, everyone knows that term

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bluecat


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Posted:but 'just spinning' usually implies static arm position - i'm talking about the opposite of antispin, not basic spinning. though i like the use of 'regular', stout smile

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Cyrik
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Posted:oh - in that case regular spin is a goodd term. Sorry for misleading smile
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Exuro


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Posted:I always use "in-spin"

You play with fire,
You're going to get burned.

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aston
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Posted:I think I default to regular. I am sure I have seen hyperspin somewhere too. Probably about something else though. tongue2

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DyamiTK
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Posted:i usually say regular spin if i need to make the distinction. But you didn't allow that option in your survey so I said 'spin' d:

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Mother_Natures_Son
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Posted:I think inspin is out for poi because of its ghastly similarity to inswings.

I often find myself saying inspin for an inswing if i have difficulty grappling for the word.


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