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Connect The Diamond [C4]
  
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Connect The Diamond -- [C4]
   (Lee Kopman 1974)
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From a Diamond with the points facing opposite directions.

Centers Hinge as Points do your part Lockit (Isolate); all Drop In.

Ends in a Mini-Wave Box.

   
before
Connect The Diamond
 before
Centers Hinge
as Ends Lockit
 after
Drop In
(done)

   
before
Connect The Diamond
 after
Centers Hinge
as Ends Lockit
 after
Drop In
(done)

Notes:

  • From a normal Diamond, Connect The Diamond feels like Cross Fire [Plus].

Isolate [C4]: Counter Rotate 1/4 with respect to the center of your Line or Diamond.

Drop direction [C2] (Lee Kopman 1975): From a Diamond or Generalized Single 1/4 Tag with the Centers in a Mini-Wave. Centers do your part of Extend the Tag as the Others 1/4 toward the given direction (relative to the 4-dancer formation). Adjust to end in a 2 x 2.

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