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« on: March 30, 2020, 09:46:12 PM »

Throwing tops are popular in popular in Peru with the name "Trompo". Here is a video of a top spinner there: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yTRYn4kS8n0
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2020, 09:49:43 PM »

Some other top spinners in Peru: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wjWaDN9ni4
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2020, 09:55:13 PM »

Here's my collection of Peruvian tops:

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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #3 on: March 31, 2020, 12:27:29 AM »

Thanks for the Peruvian videos. We haven't seen much from that country.
On the second video they have hard "killer" throws  >:D
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2020, 11:33:54 PM »

Cuper sent me these photos of Alan Márquez, born in Peru but living in Milan, Italy. These are the traditional and very colorful Peruvian-style tops he makes.









And here is Alan working:



Cuper wanted to bring him to Marines.
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2020, 11:35:09 PM »

Deadly in a top battle it would require safety shoes and protective eye wear!  Thanks for the videos
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #6 on: April 03, 2020, 03:23:57 AM »

I love the artwork on the inside of the box lids! Alan's also?
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #7 on: April 03, 2020, 06:07:14 PM »

Alan ahora está radicando en el Perú ,el empezó a decorar hace unos años según ya está también fabricando los trompos ...hablaré con el para ver que novedad nos tiene Saludos
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Re: Peruvian Tops
« Reply #8 on: April 03, 2020, 10:57:23 PM »

Alan ahora está radicando en el Perú ,el empezó a decorar hace unos años según ya está también fabricando los trompos ...hablaré con el para ver que novedad nos tiene Saludos
Gracias!

Cuper sent me these photos of Alan Márquez, born in Peru but living in Milan, Italy. These are the traditional and very colorful Peruvian-style tops he makes.

And here is Alan working:

Cuper wanted to bring him to Marines.

Wow! Amazing tops.
« Last Edit: April 04, 2020, 12:19:45 AM by ta0 »
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