Terms you will see on yoyoexpert:
PGM: Plastic Grind Machine.
Silli: Silliconing a yoyo.
Stackless: A yoyo with hubstacks removed.
Hubstacks: Posts that stick out the sides of yoyos that enable you to grab the yoyo while it is still spinning.
BST: Buy Sell Trade.
LF: Looking for…
FT: For trade…
FS: For sale…
1a-5a: The five main types of yoyoing.
1a: Standard unrepsonsive yoyoing involving string tricks, wraps, whips, and slacks.
2a: Two looping yoyos at the same time.
3a: Two unresponsive yoyos at the same time.
4a: Offstring, meaning the yoyo completely leaves the string.
5a: Counter weight, meaning the yoyo is not connected to your finger instead a counter weight is on the end of the string.
Mod: A modification made to a yoyo.
Bronie: A bro who loves ponies.
Tut: A tutorial on how to do a trick.
OD: One Drop.
CLYW: Caribou Lodge Yoyo Works.
VsNYYC: Vs. Newton Yoyo Consepts.
BUMP: A term used meaning “Bring Up My Post”. Used to reset or cycle a threads place up for everyone to see again.
DM: Dark Magic.
Unresponsive: The term to describe a yoyo that will not return to your hand unless binded
Bind: A trick designed to utilize a string configuration in which the excess string is thrown into the gap of the yoyo. End result the yoyo returns to you.
Poly: Polyester string.
Slick6-12: A number used to tell how thick or thin string is by how many threads of thinner String are in each full string.
Mint: A term used to let people know a yoyo is in the same condition as it would be brand new.
Ding: A mark put in a yoyo due to it being dropped or struck against something.
Ano: Anodized metal; a popular finish on a yoyo.
Grind: A trick where the yoyo is placed on your arm hand or finger while it is spinning.
50/50: A type of string made up of half polyester and half cotton.
Satin Finish: A finish on a yoyo that makes grinds last longer. Characterised for it’s soft feel.
FHZ: Free Hand Zero
IMO: In My Opinion.
Vibe: a vibration you can feel or see coming from the yoyo.
Wobble: A vibration that is so bad the yoyo wobbles.
CT: Center Trac Bearing.
KK: KonKave Bearing.
string Burn: A burn on your finger caused by the string rubbing on your skin causeing friction.
TH: Throw Hand.
NTH: Non Throw Hand.
Smoothie: A yoyo with no vibration.
yoyo Bite: when the yoyo catches the string unintentionally and bites back and hits your hand.
GT: Green Triangle.
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