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Title: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: johnm on February 03, 2018, 01:52:59 PM
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interesting battle with hand held collisions.  At 1:22 and the end it seems they are modifying the usually long tips these tops have into something shorter and stronger for battle.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSFqRvHErFo


The hand rolling regeneration we first saw from Gus seems very effective for these tops, especially with some sand for friction

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAFagoHmSQ8


Title: Re: Modded koma fights and regeneration
Post by: Kirk on February 05, 2018, 12:05:46 AM
I love the detail photos of the dented tops.  The play looks a lot like some of the gassing battles.
In the second video I laughed and laughed at the sub plot in the duration contest.  (9:45 to 10:20)
The duration is very impressive.  I also love that the other competitors were helping the winner with sand.
Title: Re: Modded koma fights and regeneration
Post by: ta0 on February 08, 2018, 11:25:33 AM
Amazing videos! Thanks John! (I split this from the Big Koma thread).
This is from Fukuoka district, on the northern shore of the southernmost of the Japanese big islands, Kyushu.

Yes, it's very interesting indeed how they mod the hataka koma (with the bowl crown) and yame koma (with the center cone) by removing the tips and putting new ones.
I'm guessing the fighting consists in hitting the target koma with the striking koma, and then see which one stops spinning last, with three fun improvements:
1. You can whip the koma with the rope to extend the spin.
2. You can scoop your koma and keep it going using hand regenerations.
3. You can strike the koma on your opponents hand with the koma on your hand.

The hand spinning duration is amazing! :o The "plate regenerations" are so effective that they don't even need to look at the top. The winner gave up at 3 hours, 30 minutes, 33 seconds!  :o :o :o  At 9:30 on the video he seems to be in pain, what I first thought was normal after all that repetitive movement. But it turned out that he needed to go to the restroom  :P , what he did while still spinning the top on the hand (accompanied by some witnesses)!  ;D ;D ;D

The use of sand was a great idea. I'm surprised they did not exchange the koma between left and right hands.
Title: Kids can spin on hand more than few hour(Technic of regenerating)
Post by: Taka on February 28, 2019, 09:52:42 PM
Note by moderator: merged with older thread
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I never met those skill before.some local area has this skill.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAFagoHmSQ8
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: ta0 on February 28, 2019, 11:54:24 PM
Thanks for posting Taka. I had completely forgotten about that amazing hand regeneration video.
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: paxl13 on March 01, 2019, 05:09:00 AM
@Ta0, is that's a modified plate regen ? I still don't understand how plate regen are even possible... ? Would be fun to have more info on how this works :)

Cheers
paxl
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: ta0 on March 01, 2019, 10:33:57 AM
@Ta0, is that's a modified plate regen ? I still don't understand how plate regen are even possible... ? Would be fun to have more info on how this works :)

Cheers
paxl

Yes, they are "plate regenerations". Friction on the correct side of the tip provides the torque. So the top has to be slanted and moving in the correct direction with respect to the plate/hand.
I'm still amazed at how well they can do it on the hand.
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: Rayos on May 14, 2019, 11:52:37 PM
Is it possible to do hand regenerations with a bearing tipped top, perhaps modified?
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: Jack on May 15, 2019, 12:11:44 AM
Is it possible to do hand regenerations with a bearing tipped top, perhaps modified?

There’s only two ways: a sloppy/dirty bearing, or you can use a one way bearing (which has a clutch mechanism)
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: Pepe on May 15, 2019, 04:16:55 AM
Ta0 told me how plate regeneration works... It's quite simple with a short circuit with rounded tip. For me the easiest way is to snap from the top with the right hand and regen with a book in the left hand making clockwise circles.

I think those kids make counter-clockwise circles with the right hand wind the tops like left handed.


(https://i.ibb.co/Q99FCkC/Screenshot-2019-05-15-16-48-40-466-com-google-android-youtube.png) (https://ibb.co/Q99FCkC)


This could be an arrow to pointing the winding direction??


(https://i.ibb.co/cCQmcyN/Screenshot-2019-05-15-16-24-02-249-com-google-android-youtube.png) (https://ibb.co/cCQmcyN)


Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: Pepe on May 16, 2019, 04:50:28 PM
Are we talking about those HAKATA-KOMA?

http://spingear.jp/index.php?dispatch=products.view&product_id=2756

Where can I get one????

 :o :o :o :o
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: Rayos on May 17, 2019, 10:19:21 PM
Is it possible to do hand regenerations with a bearing tipped top, perhaps modified?

There’s only two ways: a sloppy/dirty bearing, or you can use a one way bearing (which has a clutch mechanism)
Do they make one way top bearings?
Title: Re: Modded koma regeneration and battle
Post by: Pepe on May 19, 2019, 11:37:20 AM
Nothing to do with the topic of this thread but yes you can buy strumbol8, ask Maurizio he has some tops on sale!

http://www.ta0.com/forum/index.php?topic=5742.0;topicseen