47 entries in Coin / Sleights / Coin Box Moves / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Showing Okito Box Empty
1963 Okito Coin Box Routines 12
Eddie McLaughlin The "Okito" Coin Box
  • 1. Placing the Cover on the Bottom of the Box - Using One Hand
  • 2. Placing the Coin between the Bottom of the Box and the Lid
  • 3. Visible Penetration of Coin through Bottom of Box
  • 4. Placing the Lid on the Bottom of the Box - Using Both Hands
  • 5. Variation for Placing the Lid on the Bottom of the Box
  • 6. Transfer of Open Box from Hand to Hand
Also published here 1963 Okito Coin Box Routines 48
J. B. Bobo Latest Coin Box Magic introduction
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 489
Unknown Coin Concealment with the Okito Box opening the box and apparently showing it empty
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 69
Jack Gottlob No-Turn-Over Okito Steal No. 1 coin hidden in lid as coin box is opened
Variations 1969 Wonderful Routines of Magic 117
Roger Smith A Clever New Coin Move In Continuation switching coin while apparently throwing it out of coin box
Dec. 1970 Necromancer (Vol. 1 No. 5) 8
David Roth Bottom Load coin apparently inserted in box but slid underneath
Also published here 1973 New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 3
Unknown The Toss from Hand to Hand inverted assembled box
1978 A new look at the Okito Box 6
Lewis Ganson Additional Moves with the Okito Box chapter intro
1978 A new look at the Okito Box 30
Eddie McLaughlin Moves with the Okito Box 1. Placing the Cover on the Bottom of the Box - Using One Hand
2. Placing the Coin between the Bottom of the Box and the Lid
3. Visible Penetration of Coin through Bottom of Box
4. Placing the Lid on the Bottom of the Box - Using Both Hands
5. Variation for Placing the Lid on the Bottom of the Box
6. Transfer of Open Box from Hand to Hand
Also published here 1978 A new look at the Okito Box 34
Unknown Tossing the Loaded Box
1978 The second now you see it, now you don't! 188
Phillip Young Coin Box Copper / Silver move with copper / Silver coin and coin box
Inspired by 1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 53
Steve Beam Swivel Bottom Move
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 43
Steve Beam Toss Out Change/Switch with Okito Box
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 44
Steve Beam Topless Bottom Switch switching two boxes
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 45
Kevin Justice Flipping Your Lid one-handed display of apparently empty Okito Box
1982 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 51
David Roth Loaded Lid Pickup
1985 Expert Coin Magic 198
David Roth Shuttle-Pass Box Switch
1985 Expert Coin Magic 208
David Roth Sweeplap Box Switch
1985 Expert Coin Magic 209
David Roth, Fred Kaps Roth/Kaps Box Switch
  • Fred Kaps Sokito Application
  • Boston Box Application
  • As A Production
  • As A Vanish
1985 Expert Coin Magic 210
David Roth Sound Box Switch
1985 Expert Coin Magic 212
David Roth Metamorphosis Box Switch (Opening Production No. 1)
1985 Expert Coin Magic 215
David Roth Opening Production No. 2 (The Boston Palm Load) Four coin production from coin box
1985 Expert Coin Magic 216
David Roth Opening Production No. 3 four coin production from coin box/ box switch
1985 Expert Coin Magic 218
David Roth Opening Production No. 4 (The Triple Load) four coin production / coin box switch
1985 Expert Coin Magic 219
Peter Duffie Centre Release Count undercount of coins into coin box
1987 Inspirations 36
Peter Duffie Box Switch one box sleeved
1987 Inspirations 38
Peter Duffie In-Off Sound Count overcount of coins into coin box
1987 Inspirations 38
Peter Duffie, Jack Gottlob Up and Over Move one coin hidden in lid as coin box is opened
Inspired byAlso published here 1987 Inspirations 39
Karl Fulves Non-Working Trix #4
  • "Unexchange", pseudo-switch of two small items, like chess figures or Okito boxes
  • secretly exchanging the pen caps of two pens even though apparently nothing happens
Related to 1988 Interlocutor (Issue 50) 239
Sam Leo Horowitz Okito Box Move showing a full Okito box empty
1989 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 26) 452
Gary Ouellet The Grand Trunk Funk and Banana Railway Switch switching a coin box in context of a routine
1990 Close Up Illusions 196
David Roth Bottom Load coin apparently inserted in box but slid underneath
Also published here 1994 Wonderful Routines of Magic — The Second Addendum 162
Peter Duffie, Jack Gottlob Up And Over Move one coin hidden in lid as coin box is opened
Also published here 1994 Wonderful Routines of Magic — The Second Addendum 164
Gordon Bruce Han Ping Chien Box with coin box
1994 Wonderful Routines of Magic — The Second Addendum 165
Mike Gallo Box Top Switch coin box switch (not the lid)
1995 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 57) 1091
Harry Riser Bobo Switch Variation as coin is dumped in coin box
1996 The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 173
Lou Gallo Gallo Pitch from Box
1996 Lou Gallo: The Underground Man 26
Milton Kort Box Switching Technique
1999 Kort 213
Milton Kort Flat Palming Technique For coin box
1999 Kort 215
John Derris Hockley's Rice Okito box finale in which the box is switched and ends up full of rice
Mar. 1999 Genii (Vol. 62 No. 3) 30
Gregg Webb O. Box Switchout
  • The WebbMaster
a box switch
Apr. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 4) 72
Karl Fulves Thick Coin for dislodging coin from slot box without shaking
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 245
Karl Fulves Slot + Shell shelled coin in slot box
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 246
Vanni Bossi Okito, Italian Style various Okito Box things
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 146
Craig Ousterling A Sound Box Vanish coin vanishes in coin box audibly, no more sound when it is shaken
May 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 5) 30
Unknown Coin Box Dump Steal
Feb. 2022 The Hermit (Vol. 1 No. 2) 70