"oops I answered your other question about the sectional firehoop but forgot to address this. My two cents about pumpkin wicks... they are sewn together with kevlar thread which can work sometimes, but for the most part, we stay…"
yes, email me at Scott@SynergyFlowArts.com for a 5-piece sectional firehoop. They start at $166. We just perfected the design but I haven't gotten it available on the website yet. They are totally awesome. "
"I think it should say that the Pumpkins burn brighter and longer than kevlar roll wicks ~Of the same weight~
Kevlar wicks that are larger (and heavier) in volume than the pumpkins will naturally hold more fuel.
The other thing about the cotton…"
"Hey Chelsea, I realize you posted this last year, but I was curious to see what your end result came to be! I'm currently struggling with this same issue on what kind of knotting is best, will last, not fray, and versatile to the many fuels out…"
"My new wick design is the best! But you'll have to wait until the website release to see more! Been using the roll on most things, UNTIL NOW!!!!
Most composite wicks are (hopefully) filled with nomex and not cotton. Our…"
"If you haven't already seen it, you might be interested in watching a YouTube video featuring Gina Shvartsman Cristiani, a world-renowned professional juggler and circus performer. The video's title is "Juggler Cirque de Demain 1998…"
"Rolled Kevlar is also better because it can be easily re-wrapped as long as its wrapped around the spine and not speared-through by the spine (like cathedral or what I call lollipop style). Keep green-ness in mind! Check out how…"
"hey darlin =] My company mercury hoops sells durable polypro collapsivle travel hoops for 150 including shipping and tax. We use a cathedral style wick and they burn for about 4-5 mins. check us out!!! www.facebook.com/mercury.hoops. When beginners…"
"I haven't experienced longer burn times on pumpkin wicks. I've experienced the opposite. It's felt like the fuel burns a bit quicker, and possibly a bit brighter. The rolled kevlar lets the fuel out slower in my…"