28 entries in Cards / Sleights / Estimation / Natural Estimation
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Theodore Annemann Eagle Location risky location in which spectator shuffles his own card back
Related to 1939 The Jinx (Issue 56) 397
Edward Marlo Throw in Location thumb riffle estimation to 19/20th position , two methods
Related to 1955 The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 329) 125
Edward Marlo First Method forced estimation, fishing
Related toVariations
  • A.M. (Unknown, 2017)
1956 Fingertip Control 5
Edward Marlo Automatic Cut Principle left thumb pulls down on left side
1958 Faro Notes 57
Edward Marlo Estimation Placement left thumb breaks deck at estimated place
1961 The Multiple Shift 34
Edward Marlo Side Riffle Estimation left thumb riffles down to same spot
Related to 1962 Estimation 16
Edward Marlo Pull Down Estimation left thumb pulls down to same spot
1962 Estimation 17
Edward Marlo Back End Riffle Estimation also on the table, tossed-next-to-selection effect
Related to 1962 Estimation 18
Edward Marlo The Cut Estimate cutting off the same number of card, tabled or in-the-hands, Ace cutting application
Variations 1962 Estimation 19
Edward Marlo Visual Retention Estimate estimating visual size instead of number
1962 Estimation 20
Edward Marlo Fingertip Riffle Peek Estimation "Forced Estimation"
Related toVariations 1962 Estimation 20
Edward Marlo The Sudden Stop fingertip peek control, "Forced Estimation"
1962 Estimation 21
Edward Marlo The Fan Spread Estimate spread count estimation between the hands
1962 Estimation 22
Robert Walker Toss-Timated card tossed in in deck, value there used to count to selection
Inspired by 1973 Kabbala — Volume 2 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 54
Eddie Fechter, Edward Marlo The Estimation Peek
Related toAlso published here 1974 Card Cavalcade II 169
Harry Riser Almost Legitimate Cutting the Aces center blocks cut out one-handed
Inspired byAlso published here 1981 Arcane (Issue 6) 59
Edward Marlo How's That?
Related to 1992 The Olram File (Issue 12) 16
Eddie Fechter Estimation Peek
Also published here 1993 Fechter 255
Roger Crosthwaite Rapid Thumb Count rhythmic
Related to 1994 Roger's Thesaurus 109
Karl Fulves Riffle Stab stabbing a card in deck while riffling it on table with other hand, real estimation, see page 97 for more comments
Inspired by 1995 Setting Up Exercises 43
Edward Marlo New Approach Location deck shuffled, packet cut off and this cut into two piles again, bottom card of one remembered and replaced, performer reverses selection (or card next to it) under table
Also published here
  • The New Tops, Dec. 1974
1995 M.I.N.T. — Volume II 201
Harry Riser Almost Legitimate Cutting the Aces center blocks cut out one-handed
Inspired byAlso published here 2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 45
Harry Riser S.W.Estimation "Self-Working Estimation", restricted estimation, managed estimation
spectator cuts to a card and remembers it in half the deck, Three value used to locate selection
Also published here
  • MUM, July 1996
2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 83
Kiko Pastur El Conejo Blanco cutting to card
2014 El Puente Invisible 76
Unknown A.M. two spectators peek at a card, performer divines them, fair conditions
Inspired byRelated to 2017 Michał Kociołek Live! 1
Tom Gagnon Ribbon Spread Cut Estimation ribbon spreading stopped after estimated number of cards
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 10
Steve Forte direct stack #2 Aces lost in deck, shuffle and cut, Aces dealt to any player with four to seven hands, with bottom deals and insertion at estimated spots in the hands with corrections
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 898
Steve Forte Breakless Center Deal dealing one from a slug of cards, estimation and block push-off
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 941