46 entries in Cards / Sleights / Shuffles (non-riffle) / Faro Shuffle / Table Faro
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Charles T. Jordan Perfect Riffle Shuffle without details, four shuffles for sixteen cards to recycle, "Mr. Downs, however, can handle a full pack of 52 cards with the degree of dexterity necessary to restore its original order."
1919/1920 Thirty Card Mysteries 32
Charlie Miller Perfect Riffle Shuffle two methods
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 65
Russell "Rusduck" Duck A Few Tips on the Perfect Riffle Shuffle
1957 The Cardiste (Issue 1) 16
Edward Marlo Faro Riffle Shuffle
1958 The Faro Shuffle 13
Edward Marlo Variations in Technique on the Faro Riffle Shuffle five variations
1958 The Faro Shuffle 16
Edward Marlo In the Hands table faro done without table
1958 The Faro Shuffle 19
Edward Marlo The Butt Faro
1958 The Faro Shuffle 21
Lin Searles Table Faro as Slow-Motion Riffle Shuffle presentational ploy for shuffling very slow
1959 Slow Motion Poker Deals 2
Edward Marlo The Riffle Weave alternating top ten cards during riffle shuffle
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 3
Joseph K. Schmidt One-Hand Table Faro good luck
Related to July 1971 Epilogue (Issue 12) 94
Edward Marlo Faro Riffle Shuffle detailed
Also published here Oct. 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 75
Jon Racherbaumer Editor's Prologue general comments on the Table Faro
Oct. 1972 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 75
Dai Vernon Vernon's Perfect Riffle Shuffle No. 117, only one sentence
1972 Jacob Daley's Notebooks 35
Martin A. Nash The Table Faro Revisited see p. 443 for additional crediting
1975 Ever So Sleightly 41
Partial Table Faro brief
1978 The Book of John 2
Edward Marlo Marlo's Controlled Faro-Riffle Shuffle
Related to 1982 Card Finesse 149
Edward Marlo Controlling Ins and Outs
1982 Card Finesse 152
Ken Simmons Tabled Faro Slough Off
1986 Riffling the Pasteboards 7
Karl Fulves Karl Fulves Shuffle handling for partial table faro
1987 Riffle Shuffle Methods 27
Karl Fulves The Even Riffle chapter 5 intro, on riffle faro (real riffling) stacking, center stacking
1995 Setting Up Exercises 33
Karl Fulves Even Riffling even riffle exercise
1995 Setting Up Exercises 36
Karl Fulves Unbalanced Packets even riffle exercise
1995 Setting Up Exercises 37
Karl Fulves Evenly Uneven comments on even riffle shuffling
1995 Setting Up Exercises 40
Karl Fulves Why It Doesn't Work commentary on even riffle shuffling
1995 Setting Up Exercises 44
Karl Fulves Timed Release partial table faro at top
1995 Setting Up Exercises 47
Karl Fulves Faro Riffle Shuffle
1995 Setting Up Exercises 92
Karl Fulves Under Tension
1995 Setting Up Exercises 94
Karl Fulves Perfect Riffle Shuffle actual riffle shuffle, includes banded deck exercise
1995 Setting Up Exercises 96
Karl Fulves Zarrow Faro Shuffle partial faro under cover blocks
Inspired byRelated to 1995 Setting Up Exercises 100
Doug Edwards One-Hand Table Faro
1997 Doug Edwards Packs a Wallop! 99
Jeff Busby Riffle Shuffle Convincer combination of tabled faro with Zarrow to apparently shuffle twice and have a fair squaring action (optionally by spectator) after the Zarrow with still incompletely squared deck
Inspired by
  • Jack McMillen concept from "L. W. False Shuffle" (William Larsen Sr., T. Page Wright, Genii, Feb. 1937)
1998 The Secret of the Palmettos 113
Jeff Busby About the Tabled Riffle Faro credit information and comments
Related to 1998 The Secret of the Palmettos 121
Karl Fulves Tips on the Perfect Riffle Shuffle
Related to
  • last ten minutes of Video Trix
2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 4) 81
Edward Marlo Faro Riffle Shuffle
Also published here 2007 Marlo on Erdnase 42
Jon Racherbaumer On the Slant
  • Incognito (David Eagleman, 2011)
  • No Ands, Ifs, or Butts (on the Tabled Faro, with actual riffling, Volitional Table Faro)
Sep. 2011 Genii (Vol. 74 No. 9) 13
Pepe Lirrojo Mezcla en la Mesa
2016 Panpharos 11
Pepe Lirrojo Mezcla a una sola Mano one-handed faro on the table, brief
2016 Panpharos 12
Pepe Lirrojo Mezcla por Riffleo perfecta brief, perfect riffle shuffle
2016 Panpharos 12
Ryan Murray The Tabled Faro
2018 Curious Weaving xviii
Ryan Murray Checking the Weave
2018 Curious Weaving xxi
Ryan Murray The Perfect Riffle Shuffle
  • Perfect Riffle Shuffle in Thirds (AABAAB pattern)
  • Facilitated Perfect Riffle Shuffle in Thirds
  • Perfect Riffle Shuffle in Pairs (double faro)
2018 Curious Weaving 22
Steve Forte Classification
  • off-the-table
  • top to bottom
  • bottom to top
  • riffle faro
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 257
Steve Forte Bottom-to-top Stack tabled
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 261
faro twist by hustler PMH, table faro with break, after faro the break can be taken above or below the card that is faroed into the break
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 264
Steve Forte Riffle Faro only bottom half faroed, also while holding break
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 268
Greg Chapman How to do a Perfect Tabled Faro no riffling
2020 Faro Fundamentals 22