RE: [DevilStickForum] Devil STicks.
- "Mikulas, Eric" <eric.mikulas@...> writes:
> How did you make em?Aluminum tube, two 3" wooden dowels inside the tube on each end, holes
drilled into tube and dowels, kevlar fire wick wrapped around both
ends and screwed into tube and dowels, just like with juggling
torches. I peeled some silicone tubing off a handstick and slid it
into the shaft. I had to oil the shaft to get it on, and it was still
really difficult. It also wasn't really worth it; silicone on
silicone is not good traction once there's soot between them. Next
time I'll use cloth tape so it has some traction. It'll burn, but
hopefully not that quickly, and I can always wrap more tape on.
> does the rug stuff melt?I don't know.
> i would guess that eventually the flames would get to the wood.You could wrap the wood in fireproof tape first. I used that for my