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Author Topic: Inputs - Pull, Push, POP??  (Read 3178 times)
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« on: November 06, 2009, 05:22 AM »

I was reading the post on SNAP STALLS and noticed some of you refering to a POP as an input. PUSH and PULL are obvious, but what the heck is a POP!?
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« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2009, 05:25 AM »

A short, sharp pull on the line. Usually preceded by a wee bit of slack.  Wink


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« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2009, 09:26 AM »

The push and pull are inputs that are mostly arm movements. The pop is mostly a wrist movement. A quick snap of the wrist is a POP.
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« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2009, 04:14 AM »

A pop is like snapping a towel.

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« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2009, 10:10 AM »

Keep in mind, there are infinite varieties of speed and force for all these inputs. The oposite of a pop would be a punch.

Many inputs are complex. A pull that becomes a pop part way through is common. Short pulls, long pulls, etc, etc...

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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2009, 06:09 PM »

Visualization only takes you so far. As Allen says, the infinite varieties of inputs are what make learning tricks challenging ... also, the proper timing. Often, if you have to think about what you need to do next, you are too late with that input.

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