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 Post subject: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
PostPosted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 3:22 pm 
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Hey you guys with big hands and big multiball control...

I had a dream last night that I was palm spinning three balls in a straight line on each palm. Put together they made a lovely long snake. When I woke up of course I rushed to my balls and tried it. Sure I can hold a straight-line three in one hand stationery (just) but is it possible to spin them?


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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
PostPosted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 3:26 pm 
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Don't think so, at least not with 75mm or bigger. Yes, I've seen rotations of a 3ball line with smaller balls, but it doesn't really count, does it?

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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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Yeah, a full 3B rotation in one hand takes smaller balls for sure. One can do a live snake with 6 but it's harrrrrrrrd.

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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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Yah, I thought as much. Boo for limitations. I'm kinda interested to hear Drew's take too... he likes pushing the numbers, right?

Oh, and what say you, Moon? I've seen you palmspinning three 90mm, right? Ever tried straight-line spinning three 76mm?


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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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I am not yet able to do it with 76mm, truthfully I think my hands are just barely too small. 65mm or even 70mm would be a possibility. Too bad I dont have small balls.

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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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Nice Richard! I totally thought I remembered seeing someone spin three. Thanks for putting this in here.

Definitely possibly with smaller balls.

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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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I think with hand like Ray's you can do everithing. ))


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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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i second that, ray probably can

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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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Possibile, yes :D

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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
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Richard: they're 2.5's I believe.


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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
PostPosted: Mon Nov 28, 2011 11:25 pm 
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I do. Very slow and not so clean. But I do :D It's a combination of straight vertical and straight horizontal. With 76 mm. Maybe with bigger hand than mine, the full rotation a 3 line can be manageable. I can manage an half. I think that i show it to Moon ( probably sure ) and maybe the last night of Munchen to Richard. Things like that remember me that I must do a video of multiball...

65 mm it's really manageable with 20 cm hands, and pleasant 'cause you can play like 4 balls but with 6 XD


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 Post subject: Re: Possible to do a six ball dead snake?
PostPosted: Wed Nov 30, 2011 11:24 pm 
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sorry, I was talking about 6b snake the not dead, real snake, the horizontal left right left right


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