Instructables: exploring - play - yo-yo http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:12:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 "The Hop" Triangle Move - Pascal's Triangle Part 4 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hop-Triangle-Move-Pascals-Triangle-Part-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/GZ63/HTX5KHVY/F8CGZ63HTX5KHVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/GZ63/HTX5KHVY/F8CGZ63HTX5KHVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/GZ63/HTX5KHVY/F8CGZ63HTX5KHVY.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM http://www.lukerenneryoyomagic.com/ "The Hop" - Part 4 of the Pascal's Triangle (Green Triangle Yo-Yo Sequence). This is a fun move to "hop" into a Green Triangle mount. Yo-Yos used in the demonstration by Luke Renner are the Yomega Glide from the Yomega Em Elite Metals Series. Special Thanks to...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 07:48:07 PDT
Green Triangle Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-Triangle-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/IA53/HT2U0SGA/FVVIA53HT2U0SGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/IA53/HT2U0SGA/FVVIA53HT2U0SGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/IA53/HT2U0SGA/FVVIA53HT2U0SGA.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Green Triangle - Part 3 of the Pascal's Triangle (Green Triangle Yo-Yo Sequence). Yo-Yos used in the demonstration by Luke Renner are the Yomega Glide from the Yomega Em Elite Metals Series. Special Thanks to Yomega in Massachusetts! Music courtesy of Stuart and the Juice Tigers.  Filmed in Northwes...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 09:53:03 PDT
Cowboy Yoyo http://www.instructables.com/id/Cowboy-Yoyo/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:52:10 PST
Paper YoYo http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-YoYo/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 18:49:31 PST
yo-yo holster http://www.instructables.com/id/yo-yo-holster/
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 19:17:10 PST
Yoball - The reinvented Yo-yo that is simpler, more versatile and best of all DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoball-The-reinvented-Yo-yo-that-is-simpler-more-v/
Yoball - The reinvented Yo-yo that is simpler, more versatile and best of all DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/QLCA/HMNNF2UQ/F4CQLCAHMNNF2UQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/QLCA/HMNNF2UQ/F4CQLCAHMNNF2UQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/QLCA/HMNNF2UQ/F4CQLCAHMNNF2UQ.SMALL.jpg garywith1r I remember when Yo-yos were a big hit back in the 80s at school. This was Australia and things take a while to get to us from the US. Anyway, everyone had one - all seemed to be branded by Coca Cola and there were always a few kids who seemed to just be good at it while the rest eventually gave up. ...
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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 18:16:18 PDT
Lunar Landing Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunar-Landing-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/K5JO/HLZRO4CX/FBKK5JOHLZRO4CX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/K5JO/HLZRO4CX/FBKK5JOHLZRO4CX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/K5JO/HLZRO4CX/FBKK5JOHLZRO4CX.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Lunar Landing & Double Lunar Landing Yo-Yo Trick demonstrated by Luke Renner.  Yo-yos used are from a $1.50 generic yo-yo twin pack... only .75 cents per yo-yo!  Slow motion footage courtesy of guest cinematographer Tyrin Kuhl.  Music by Stuart and the Juice Tigers.  Filmed September 2013 in Northwe...
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Wed, 25 Sep 2013 15:19:23 PDT
MakerYo: an Unresponsive YoYo for everyone! http://www.instructables.com/id/MakerYo-an-Unresponsive-YoYo-for-everyone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/TC79/HHS9LF5U/FM6TC79HHS9LF5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/TC79/HHS9LF5U/FM6TC79HHS9LF5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/TC79/HHS9LF5U/FM6TC79HHS9LF5U.SMALL.jpg Maker9000                         This is a Unresponsive Yoyo called MakerYo, It takes a size C bearing and once printed needs to be threaded for the axle and the response pads get added, then add the string and your all set! This is the first draft of this Yoyo and i am working on a responsive yoyo design fo...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 11:08:46 PDT
Trapeze Yo-Yo Bind (Binding Part 3) - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Trapeze-Yo-Yo-Bind-Binding-Part-3-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/EX6Q/HGU276X4/FAHEX6QHGU276X4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/EX6Q/HGU276X4/FAHEX6QHGU276X4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/EX6Q/HGU276X4/FAHEX6QHGU276X4.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Trapeze Yo-Yo Bind (Binding Part 3) - Luke Renner.  Yo-Yo used by Luke Renner is a MagicYoYo T5 and MagicYoYo N12 Shark.  Special thanks to MagicYoYo in Shenzhen! Features public domain footage from the Internet Archive's 35mm stock footage collection and a classic Lone Ranger serial from the 1930s....
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Mon, 20 May 2013 07:44:55 PDT
Breakaway Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Breakaway-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/0GKP/HFD1757Z/FAW0GKPHFD1757Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/0GKP/HFD1757Z/FAW0GKPHFD1757Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/0GKP/HFD1757Z/FAW0GKPHFD1757Z.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Breakaway Yo-Yo Trick.  The yo-yo used in the demonstration by Luke Renner is a responsive Duncan Dragonfly. Filmed January and February 2013 in Northwest New Mexico.  Cinematography by Izzi. The video features music from the Musopen project "Borodin - In The Steppes Of Central Asia".  The sound eff...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 10:15:26 PDT
Pop N' Fresh Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-N-Fresh-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/ZY9F/HAWSH2NU/FL8ZY9FHAWSH2NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/ZY9F/HAWSH2NU/FL8ZY9FHAWSH2NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/ZY9F/HAWSH2NU/FL8ZY9FHAWSH2NU.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Pop N' Fresh - Luke Renner.  Yo-Yo used in the demo is the N12 Shark by MagicYoYo.  The trick was created by Gary Longoria.  This trick is a repeater based on the Mondial Hop.  Music used in the video is from the public domain and features: Intro music by Richard Strauss followed by two pieces by Ni...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 07:37:34 PST
Mondial Hop Yo-Yo Tutorial - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Mondial-Hop-Yo-Yo-Tutorial-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/S34U/G5LEJX55/FAAS34UG5LEJX55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/S34U/G5LEJX55/FAAS34UG5LEJX55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/S34U/G5LEJX55/FAAS34UG5LEJX55.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM http://www.lukerenneryoyomagic.com The Mondial Hop yo-yo transition move demonstrated by Luke Renner.  Yo-Yo used in the demonstration is the Duncan Mondial along with the MagicYoYo N6 and T5.  The Mondial Hop is used in Pop N Fresh.  The Mondial yo-yo was originally created by Harry Bair and has a...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 09:24:07 PST
Mystery Wrist Mount Trick - N12 MagicYoYo Shark Tutorial - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Mystery-Wrist-Mount-Trick-N12-MagicYoYo-Shark-Tu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/ZY9F/HAWSH2NU/FL8ZY9FHAWSH2NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/ZY9F/HAWSH2NU/FL8ZY9FHAWSH2NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/ZY9F/HAWSH2NU/FL8ZY9FHAWSH2NU.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Mystery Wrist Mount Trick - N12 MagicYoYo Shark Tutorial - Luke Renner.  About the trick... It came out in the late 90's early 2000.  Alex Berenguel may be the creator of the trick.  This trick has been a difficult one to have a 100% identification on the name.  Thanks to Shannon Jackson and the Yos...
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Fri, 21 Dec 2012 11:46:47 PST
Pit Stop and Around the Corner Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Pit-Stop-and-Around-the-Corner-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/MZH9/HA4MKDO4/FUEMZH9HA4MKDO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/MZH9/HA4MKDO4/FUEMZH9HA4MKDO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/MZH9/HA4MKDO4/FUEMZH9HA4MKDO4.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Pit Stop and Around the Corner Yo-Yo Trick - This video is geared for beginner players using fixed axle and responsive bearing yo-yos (responsive bearing yo-yos typically use break pads). Yo-yos used in the demonstration by Luke Renner are: Duncan Dragonfly and Playmaxx Pro-Yo. Filmed in Northwest N...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 10:27:19 PST
Magic aka Five Rings Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-aka-Five-Rings-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/XVOQ/H82UI56O/FJWXVOQH82UI56O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/XVOQ/H82UI56O/FJWXVOQH82UI56O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/XVOQ/H82UI56O/FJWXVOQH82UI56O.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Magic aka Five Rings Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner.  Trick demonstrated by Luke Renner using the Duncan Neo and the MagicYoYo N8.  String trick learning tip: practice with a dead /non spinning yo-yo until the move is mastered.  Then try performing the trick with a sleeping yo-yo. Thanks again to Magic Y...
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 20:30:09 PDT
Learn How to YoYo http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-to-YoYo/
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012 10:47:48 PDT
How to Throw a YoYo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Throw-a-YoYo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/QVXK/H6MF47RC/FZDQVXKH6MF47RC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/QVXK/H6MF47RC/FZDQVXKH6MF47RC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/QVXK/H6MF47RC/FZDQVXKH6MF47RC.SMALL.jpg YoTricks Learning to throw a yoyo is the most fundamental technique necessary for becoming a YoYo Master. This videos teaches you how to hold a YoYo, throw a YoYo, and get it to sleep. To do this trick we recommend using a Beginner YoYo. For younger children, it is recommend to use a Brain YoYo. Learn all ...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 12:34:02 PDT
Haymaker Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Haymaker-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/2VL6/H5TUAQ00/F692VL6H5TUAQ00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/2VL6/H5TUAQ00/F692VL6H5TUAQ00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/2VL6/H5TUAQ00/F692VL6H5TUAQ00.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Haymaker Yo-Yo Trick -Luke Renner. The yo-yo used by Luke Renner is the MagicYoYo N8.  Special Thanks to MagicYoYo in Shenzen!  String is 50/50 slick string courtesy of Shannon Jackson. Filmed outside in Northwest New Mexico in August 2012.  The oustide wind speed when the trick was filmed was aroun...
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Thu, 16 Aug 2012 20:04:03 PDT
How to make a great yoyo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-great-yoyo/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 05:16:29 PDT
Ferris Wheel Yo-Yo Trick - Traditional and Bind Methods - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Ferris-Wheel-Yo-Yo-Trick-Traditional-and-Bind-Me/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/VAV1/H2WET6GR/F76VAV1H2WET6GR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/VAV1/H2WET6GR/F76VAV1H2WET6GR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/VAV1/H2WET6GR/F76VAV1H2WET6GR.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Ferris Wheel Yo-Yo Trick - Traditional and Bind Methods. Yo-Yos used by Luke Renner include a limited edition Bird in Hand Playmaxx Turbo Bumble Bee and the Magic T5 MagicYoYo.  Special Thanks to MagicYoYo in Shenzen!  Looking for the Turbo Bumble Bee?  Playmaxx Toys was bought out by Duncan Toys an...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 14:48:56 PDT
New Mexico Pump Jack Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Mexico-Pump-Jack-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/V21L/H2MYEOZG/FELV21LH2MYEOZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/V21L/H2MYEOZG/FELV21LH2MYEOZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/V21L/H2MYEOZG/FELV21LH2MYEOZG.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM New Mexico Pump Jack Yo-Yo Trick is a repeating combination of Shoot the Moon and Over the Falls.  The yo-yo used in the demonstration by Luke Renner is a fixed metal axle Duncan Wheel.  Special thanks to Bill who performed a variation of this trick along with many others during late night string sl...
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Wed, 30 May 2012 18:05:51 PDT
Homemade Wooden Yo-Yo http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wooden-Yo-Yo/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 19:27:08 PDT
Monkey Climbs a Tree & Elevator Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Monkey-Climbs-a-Tree-Elevator-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/AFP3/H0OJ75JF/FNPAFP3H0OJ75JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/AFP3/H0OJ75JF/FNPAFP3H0OJ75JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/AFP3/H0OJ75JF/FNPAFP3H0OJ75JF.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Monkey Climbs a Tree aka Monkey Climbs a String & Elevator Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner.  Yo-yo used in the demonstration is a Duncan Dragonfly.  Filmed by Izzi Renner in Northwest New Mexico February 2012. Contains media elements elements in the public domain.  Music courtesy of Stuart and the Juice T...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 19:19:48 PDT
Homemade yo yo http://www.instructables.com/id/home-made-yo-yo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/0U0C/H0A2H1P5/FEN0U0CH0A2H1P5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/0U0C/H0A2H1P5/FEN0U0CH0A2H1P5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/0U0C/H0A2H1P5/FEN0U0CH0A2H1P5.SMALL.jpg nix12 I made this yo yo using 2 peanut butter lids, 1 1" bolt, 3 nuts that fit on the bolt, a string, and a drill with a bit barely smaller than the bolt. First drill a hole through the middle of the lids. Put the bolt through the hole of one of the lids with the top pointing in, put 2 of the nuts on so i...
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 16:06:28 PDT
knex yo yo http://www.instructables.com/id/knex-yo-yo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/RCH6/GYGGN4MU/FGTRCH6GYGGN4MU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/RCH6/GYGGN4MU/FGTRCH6GYGGN4MU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/RCH6/GYGGN4MU/FGTRCH6GYGGN4MU.SMALL.jpg bob the HUNTER This is my knex yo yo it works some what well.
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 15:15:48 PST
Split the Atom Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-the-Atom-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/VU4E/GYC4V0C6/F36VU4EGYC4V0C6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/VU4E/GYC4V0C6/F36VU4EGYC4V0C6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/VU4E/GYC4V0C6/F36VU4EGYC4V0C6.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Split the Atom Yo-Yo Trick - Demonstrated by Luke Renner.  Yo-Yos used in demonstration are the PlayMaxx Cold Fusion, YoYoFactory NorthStar and Magic YoYo Desperado N5. Special Thanks to Magic YoYo out in Shenzhen! Features loop and shoot the moon dismounts.  Filmed in Northwest New Mexico 12/20/11 ...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2012 19:31:16 PST
Shoot the Moon Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoot-the-Moon-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/ZOWW/GWKKLUQ6/FWPZOWWGWKKLUQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/ZOWW/GWKKLUQ6/FWPZOWWGWKKLUQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/ZOWW/GWKKLUQ6/FWPZOWWGWKKLUQ6.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Trick featured in the video is "reach for the moon" aka "shoot for the moon". Special thanks to Dale! Yo-yo used by Luke Renner are generic and cost around $1.50 for two. Filmed in Northwest New Mexico on 11/5/11 by Izzi Renner. Features public domain footage and music courtesy of Stuart and Juice T...
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Sat, 24 Dec 2011 07:21:50 PST
How to do the Pay Pay Swiss yo-yo trick http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-the-Pay-Pay-Swiss-yo-yo-trick/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 10:03:14 PST
Paracord Yoyo (Yo-Yo) Holster http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Yoyo-Yo-Yo-Holster/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2011 16:27:09 PST
Kamikaze Yo-Yo Trick - with 2 middle mount variations http://www.instructables.com/id/Kamikaze-Yo-Yo-Trick-with-2-middle-mount-variati/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/X5UQ/GTQVOVPE/FK5X5UQGTQVOVPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/X5UQ/GTQVOVPE/FK5X5UQGTQVOVPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/X5UQ/GTQVOVPE/FK5X5UQGTQVOVPE.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM The Kamikaze trick was created by Paul Escolar. Yo-Yos used by Luke Renner in this demonstration are the YoYoFactory NorthStar and Duncan Echo. Filmed in Northwest New Mexico in September and October of 2011. Music "A Shot in the Dark" by El Patapsco. Historic images are in the public domain.
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 08:39:05 PST
Cold Fusion Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Fusion-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/JD2S/GR8C1LGN/FU0JD2SGR8C1LGN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/JD2S/GR8C1LGN/FU0JD2SGR8C1LGN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/JD2S/GR8C1LGN/FU0JD2SGR8C1LGN.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Cold Fusion Yo-Yo Trickl - Demonstrated by Luke Renner. Yo-Yos used in the demonstration is the YoYoFactory NorthStar and of course the Playmaxx Cold Fusion Pro-Yo. Filmed in Northwest New Mexico July 2011. Music "A Shot in the Dark" by El Patapsco.
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Thu, 11 Aug 2011 20:02:53 PDT
Magic Drop Yo-Yo Move - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Drop-Yo-Yo-Move-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/HOIG/GR0E727C/FMWHOIGGR0E727C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/HOIG/GR0E727C/FMWHOIGGR0E727C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/HOIG/GR0E727C/FMWHOIGGR0E727C.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM The Magic Drop move/mount demonstrated by Luke Renner. Yo-Yo used in the demonstration is the YoYoFactory NorthStar. The Magic Drop move was created by Paul Escolar. This move / special string mount is also necessary to complete the Kamikaze yo-yo trick (which was also created by Paul Escolar). Musi...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 07:35:29 PDT
Gerbil - a yo-yo trick along with "Skin the Cat" http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-the-Gerbil-a-yo-yo-trick-along-with-Skin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/9SPT/GQPWFPPF/FWP9SPTGQPWFPPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/9SPT/GQPWFPPF/FWP9SPTGQPWFPPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/9SPT/GQPWFPPF/FWP9SPTGQPWFPPF.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Gerbil - a yo-yo trick. The gerbil is a yo-yo trick that is found in competition. It is more often referred to as "skin the gerbil". Which is an idiom spin-off of "skin the cat". However; the phrase "there are many ways to skin a gerbil" will probably never be heard outside a circle of yo-yo players...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2011 15:54:59 PDT
Educational Gyroscope for Blind Children http://www.instructables.com/id/Educational-Gyroscope-for-Blind-Children/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YCOK/GPBDH9BM/FDOYCOKGPBDH9BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YCOK/GPBDH9BM/FDOYCOKGPBDH9BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/YCOK/GPBDH9BM/FDOYCOKGPBDH9BM.SMALL.jpg andrew.spencer.2  A number of years ago for one of my design courses at Otago University, we were instructed to design and build a toy for visually impaired children. We had a speaker come in and tell us all about the different aspects of assisted learning for kids with visual impairments. One thing that is very imp...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 22:54:24 PDT
button disc saw http://www.instructables.com/id/button-disk-saw/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/US1T/GOY3B81T/F2CUS1TGOY3B81T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/US1T/GOY3B81T/F2CUS1TGOY3B81T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/US1T/GOY3B81T/F2CUS1TGOY3B81T.SMALL.jpg batonas here is the demosntration video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMEg5OpxCMg to make this simple toy you will need button ( biggest you can find with two or four holes ) and sting ( soft but stiff plus it needs to fit the hole about 60cm more or less ) thats it. pull the string thaugh the two hol...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2011 10:12:56 PDT
9 Frames Yo-Yo Trick Sequence Breakdown - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Frames-Yo-Yo-Trick-Sequence-Breakdown-Luke-Ren/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9VCP/GO6UXPW3/FD59VCPGO6UXPW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9VCP/GO6UXPW3/FD59VCPGO6UXPW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/9VCP/GO6UXPW3/FD59VCPGO6UXPW3.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM 9 Frames demonstrated by Luke Renner. Yo-yo used during the trick is a YoYoFactory NorthStar. 9 frames is a sequence of a few 1A yo-yo tricks originally filmed in 9 frames and 31 seconds. The seqeunce: gerbil aka skin-the-gerbil, kwijibo type mount, cold fusion, spirit bomb, Eiffel Tower aka tower -...
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Sat, 28 May 2011 07:19:16 PDT
Rock the Baby & Walk the Dog - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-the-Baby-Walk-the-Dog-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/3N3Z/GO6UXPVI/F8N3N3ZGO6UXPVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/3N3Z/GO6UXPVI/F8N3N3ZGO6UXPVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/3N3Z/GO6UXPVI/F8N3N3ZGO6UXPVI.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Walk & Rock Yo-Yo Double Feature - Walk the Dog and Rock the Baby - Luke Renner. Rock the baby trick variations include: Rock the Baby on the Trapeze, Rock the Baby on the Eiffel Tower, World's Smallest Rock the Baby, Pyramid Rock, Rock the Baby on the Brain Twister, Split the Atom and Rock the Baby...
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Sat, 28 May 2011 07:10:54 PDT
Over the Shoulder Spirit Bomb Mount (Quick Trick Variation) - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Over-the-Shoulder-Spirit-Bomb-Mount-Quick-Trick-V/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/2HMC/GO6UXPV7/FV22HMCGO6UXPV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/2HMC/GO6UXPV7/FV22HMCGO6UXPV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/2HMC/GO6UXPV7/FV22HMCGO6UXPV7.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Spirit Bomb yo-yo trick shoulder mount variation demonstrated by Luke Renner. The trick is another way to start the Spirit Bomb using an over the shoulder mount. Yo-yo used in the demonstration is a YoYoFactory NorthStar. Filmed NW New Mexico 2011. Thanks to Shannon Jackson for the trick idea. Music...
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Sat, 28 May 2011 07:04:55 PDT
Double or Nothing Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-or-Nothing-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/AC3G/GO6UXPTB/F0HAC3GGO6UXPTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/AC3G/GO6UXPTB/F0HAC3GGO6UXPTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/AC3G/GO6UXPTB/F0HAC3GGO6UXPTB.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Double or Nothing Yo-Yo Trick Instructional Video demonstrated by Luke Renner. Features traditional breakaway trick using a responsive bearing yo-yo and a trapeze to double or nothing back to trapeze combination. Yo-Yo used in the demo is the Duncan Dragonfly. Footage shot in Northwest New Mexico on...
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Sat, 28 May 2011 06:58:48 PDT
Eggs Yo-Yo http://www.instructables.com/id/Eggs-Yo-Yo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/882Y/GMIGH9M7/FSO882YGMIGH9M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/882Y/GMIGH9M7/FSO882YGMIGH9M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/882Y/GMIGH9M7/FSO882YGMIGH9M7.SMALL.jpg jovolomo While making  CARTOON EYES  I saw that the thread around the stuck eggs could be used as a yo-yo. So here it is, a Yo-Yo made out of two eggs and a bit of thread!! For any technical questions, please refer to this instructable, the process is Exactly the same.
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Fri, 22 Apr 2011 14:25:54 PDT
Lindy Loops Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Lindy-Loops-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/F1O0/GITHQ30R/FX3F1O0GITHQ30R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/F1O0/GITHQ30R/FX3F1O0GITHQ30R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/F1O0/GITHQ30R/FX3F1O0GITHQ30R.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Lindy Loop Yo-Yo Trick Instructional Video demonstrated by Luke Renner. Features traditional breakaway and nontraditional forward pass throws. Yo-Yo used in the demo is the Duncan Dragonfly, Playmaxx Turbo Bumblebee and the Yoyofactory NorthStar. Footage shot in Northwest New Mexico on 1/7/11. Trick...
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Thu, 13 Jan 2011 18:31:36 PST
Black Hops yo-yo trick & a few variations - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Hops-yo-yo-trick-a-few-variations-Luke-R/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/V57T/GI0TJSPX/FNIV57TGI0TJSPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/V57T/GI0TJSPX/FNIV57TGI0TJSPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/V57T/GI0TJSPX/FNIV57TGI0TJSPX.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Black Hops Yo-Yo Trick Instructional Video demonstrated by Luke Renner. Yo-Yo used in the demo is the Yoyofactory NorthStar. A very non-responsive bearing yo-yo is recommended for the trick. Footage shot in Northwest New Mexico on 12/30/10. Trick details: The Black Hops trick was invented by Tomonar...
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Fri, 31 Dec 2010 12:22:54 PST
Sleeper and Throwing a Yo-Yo - Yo-Yo Basics - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleeper-and-Throwing-a-Yo-Yo-Yo-Yo-Basics-Luk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/4MPG/GGC2U7TE/F3B4MPGGGC2U7TE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/4MPG/GGC2U7TE/F3B4MPGGGC2U7TE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/4MPG/GGC2U7TE/F3B4MPGGGC2U7TE.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Yo-yo topic covered in this instructional video is the proper throw for a yo-yo and the sleeper yo-yo trick. Note: This video is geared for beginner players using fixed axle and responsive bearing yo-yos (responsive bearing yo-yos typically use break pads). Advanced players tend to use yo-yos that a...
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Sun, 14 Nov 2010 09:58:08 PST
Spirit Bomb Yo-Yo Trick - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Spirit-Bomb-Yo-Yo-Trick-Luke-Renner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/02UW/GGC2U7W8/FB802UWGGC2U7W8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/02UW/GGC2U7W8/FB802UWGGC2U7W8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/02UW/GGC2U7W8/FB802UWGGC2U7W8.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Spirit Bomb Yo-Yo Trick Instructional Video demonstrated by Luke Renner. Note: this video uses a non-breakaway mount. The breakaway is the standard throw for the trick. Yo-Yo used in the demo is a Yoyofactory Speed Dial. Footage shot in Northwest New Mexico on 8/28/10 by Filmmakers George Thomas and...
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Mon, 30 Aug 2010 18:22:29 PDT
Button Tops (Mini Yo-Yos) http://www.instructables.com/id/Button-Tops-Mini-Yo-Yos/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 11:37:14 PDT
How to choose a yo-yo - looking at shapes (traditional/slimline-midline-Russell/butterfly) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-choose-a-yo-yo-looking-at-shapes-tradito/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LUOJ/G962DTEY/FLYLUOJG962DTEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LUOJ/G962DTEY/FLYLUOJG962DTEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LUOJ/G962DTEY/FLYLUOJG962DTEY.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM This is the second of a two part series on choosing yo-yos based on axle types and shapes.  Primary yo-yos used in the demonstration by Luke Renner were created by:  Russell, Playmaxx, Tom Kuhn, Monarch and includes a generic red & yellow  plastic yo-yo (cameos by Hummingbird & Duncan). Studio foota...
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Mon, 17 May 2010 06:35:54 PDT
How to choose a yo-yo - looking at axles (wood/metal/bearing) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-choose-a-yo-yo-looking-at-axles-woodmet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/S34U/G5LEJX55/FAAS34UG5LEJX55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/S34U/G5LEJX55/FAAS34UG5LEJX55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/S34U/G5LEJX55/FAAS34UG5LEJX55.SMALL.jpg StringSlingerNM Primary yo-yos used in the demonstration by Luke Renner were created by:  Russell, Playmaxx, Tom Kuhn, Monarch and includes a generic red and yellow plastic yo-yo. Footage filmed by Andrew Gomez in Northwest New Mexico 12/30/09. Yo-yo topic covered in this instructional video is the different types ...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2010 18:58:52 PST
Flying Saucer Yo-Yo Trick aka Sleeping Beauty - Luke Renner http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Saucer-Yo-Yo-Trick-aka-Sleeping-Beauty-L/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/V36S/G4NW697T/FNWV36SG4NW697T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/V36S/G4NW697T/FNWV36SG4NW697T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/V36S/G4NW697T/FNWV36SG4NW697T.SMALL.gif StringSlingerNM Step 1 Throw the yo-yo down at s 45 degree angle.The yo-yo will spin on its side. Step 2 Grab the string with the non yo-yo hand (hand that doesn’t have the yo-yo on your finger). Step 3 Lift the non yo-yo hand upwards to about shoulder level. Step 4 Toss the yo-yo up slightly and pull with t...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2010 19:39:06 PST
how to make a pop can yo-yo (makes great gifts) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-pop-can-yo-yo-makes-great-gifts/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2009 17:59:16 PST
Super-Simple Coin on a string Yo-Yo thing http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Coin-on-a-string-Yo-Yo-thing/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2009 16:10:43 PST