Can you make your own yoyo string?
What you do is put the string on your yoyo and pull the string up to your belly button. Next you go about 3-4 up and fold it over and tie a slip knot as depicted in the “What is a yoyo string?” section. Then simply cut off the remanding string. There you go a working yoyo string. via
What kind of string do you use for a yoyo?
100% Cotton is basic yo-yo string. It has been used forever, and is still preferred by many players. Slick is a blend of 50% Cotton and 50% Polyester or Nylon. Slick is a bit heavier than 100% Cotton and is more durable. via
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Which yoyo is best for beginners?
How long should a yoyo string be?
The "official" string length for a yo-yo is from the floor to the height of your belly button when the string is on your finger. Measure the length 3" above your belly button. Fold the string over and tie an overhand knot to make the yo-yo loop. via
Why does my yoyo string twist?
If you notice your string wants to twist up when it goes slack, it's either gotten too tight or too loose. Imagine throwing sleepers one after another, or practicing Trapeze. Each time you throw, you're twisting the string a little more in the same direction. via
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Is a yoyo a weapon?
The yo-yos was actually first made by the Duncan yo-yo demonstrators in the 1930s and the yo-yo today is now considered a weapon due to the Duncan brothers making up the rumor of it being a weapon, this was done as a marketing strategy. via