40 entries in Cards / Sleights / Controls / Multiple Card Controls / Faro Controls / Incomplete Faro
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Edward Marlo Double Peek Matching full stack
1964 33
Edward Marlo Incomplete Double Peek Control two cards, one after the other
Related to 1968 17
Harry Lorayne Half a Faro Onward three cards peeked from Incomplete Faro Condition, random cards turned over, they sandwich selections after faro
Related to 1969 30
Harry Lorayne Multiple Incomplete Faro Control counting while riffling
1971 136
Edward Marlo Miracle Faro Reverse two peeked at cards reverse themselves one at a time
1974 81
Roger Smith The IF Cover Up Control #2 key card placed in break in originally lower half of IF peek, faro brings it next to selection
  • Handling A
  • Handling B
  • Handling B - A Variation (two selections)
1975 3
Roger Smith The Simple IF Double Control two cards peeked, faroed section pulled from center
1975 12
Edward Marlo Two & Three Card Control using Secret Incomplete Faro Condition
1976 301
Roy Walton The Caretaker face-up card in deck is spelled to find selection, incomplete riffle shuffle control
Inspired byAlso published here 1979 4
Roy Walton The Caretaker face-up card in deck is spelled to find selection, incomplete riffle shuffle control
Also published here 1981 168
Robert Gardner Multiple Control, Inc.
Oct. 1983
Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 10)
Two Card Peek incomplete faro, control
1984 3
Edward Marlo 53 Cards Won't Do three card peeked from incomplete faro position found by three sandwiches, secretly preserves order
Related to 1986 47
Edward Marlo New Approach I.F. Control nine approaches, one or two selections, sometimes using twenty-six memorized cards
Related to 1988 154
Larry Jennings Double Shake-Out two peeked at cards (incomplete faro condition) slide out when deck is shaken
1988 169
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Double Control two cards peeked simultaneously
1988 12
Edward Marlo Incomplete Double Control
1988 118
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro - Multiple Peeks with multiple breaks in lower half
  • Incomplete Double Peek
  • Incomplete Triple
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Jan. 1965
1988 123
John Quine Slider Aces concept, faro a packet into the deck and push it through, being in control of cards, for a Cutting the Aces routine
Inspired by Feb. 1989
The Minotaur (Vol. 1 No. 1)
Harry Lorayne, Edward Marlo Without A Clue finding out name of cards peeked at in incomplete faro condition by glimpsing cards in bottom half, full stack
Related to 1990 44
Harry Lorayne Without A Clue, Impromptu finding out positions of two peeked at cards in incomplete faro condition via bottom half
1990 52
Michael Powers Incomplete Four Way four card location, using Riffle Shuffle Control with Incomplete Faro Condition
Variations 1990 74
Steve Beam A Match Made in Zebulon (A Suburb of Knightdale) two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half
Inspired byAlso published here 1991 731
Vanni Bossi Variations to the "Dr. Nuzzo Peek" fine secret incomplete faro condition to facilitate counting
  • First Variation (challenge location, red-black separation)
  • Second Variation (same with odd-even)
Inspired by 1992 12
Steve Beam A Match Made in Zebulon two selection found at same position when deck is cut in half
Inspired byAlso published here 1995 96
Tom Craven Bounce Controll II after incomplete faro peek
1995 192
Edward Marlo The Incomplete Faro
  • Incomplete-Faro Double Control
Apr. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 8)
Doug Edwards In/Out Impossibility Faro sandwich
Related to 1997 151
Bruce Cervon Two-Card Control
1998 123
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control RSC
one or two cards chosen from incomplete riffle shuffle
2003 85
Juan Tamariz Telescopic Coincidence with back turned, performer stops two spectators at selections while dealing through cards
2004 228
Arturo de Ascanio, Frank Garcia A Hunger for Dreaming shown to Ascanio by Garcia, packet cut off and counted, packet shuffled in rest and left outjogged, card chosen from this condition, then original number counted down
Related to 2006 307
Bruce Cervon 2 Card Control Control two cards to top with incomplete faro
2007 7
Bruce Cervon Double Incomplete control and mini effect
2007 17
Tom Gagnon Faroed Spread Pass with deck in Incomplete Faro Condition
  • Two Card Control
Inspired by 2011 11
Gabi Pareras Hombre de Soñar ("Una versión de carta al número") card at number, using incomplete faro and cut packet
  • Desarrollo y ejecución
  • Consideraciones finales
    • Sobre los espectadores
    • Sobre el procedimiento
  • Mecánica de la faro
  • Una importante variación
  • Sobre el número y la carta
  • Sobre la naturalidad
2012 117
Incomplete Faro Peek one half stacked to get position of selection
2016 73
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Control
2017 80
Yves Carbonnier Melchisédech fifteen minute card act, selections are found, quartet changes into other, gun trick, card to lemon
2019 166
Michael Powers Incomplete Two Way using Riffle Shuffle Control with Incomplete Faro Condition
Inspired byRelated to 2019 228