20 entries in Handcuffs
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Carl Willmann Briefkasten answering letters, escape from police cuffs
Dec. 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12)
Bruce Elliott On the Cuff handcuffed under the cover of a cloth a solid ring penetrates the chain, it has to be cut off to be removed
1945 204
Nick, Gile Menottes escape from handcuffs, rings with chain, followed by german translation "Handschellen"
Aug. 1948 6
Chas. "Colta" Jones The Escaping Shadow box to put hands in, handcuffed with light and shadow effect
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950)
John Stanley Thornton Off the Cuff two ropes, handcuffs, wand and rings
Also published here
  • Goodliffe's "Abracadabra"
1968 107
Houdini's Coat No. 11, using a jacket and handcuffs
1988 30
Karrell Fox The "Liquid Chain" Escape Siberian Chain Escape, handcuff escape under cloth with glass production
1988 121
Gary Lee Williams The Escapist escaping from thumb cuffs, apparently with the power of the mind
Also published here July 1992
Magick (Issue 475)
Gary Lee Williams The Escapist escaping from thumb cuffs, apparently with the power of the mind
Also published here Nov. 1993
Magick (Issue 496)
Harry Anderson Cuff Links thumb tie style routine using handcuffs
Variations 1993 146
Alan Wakeling The Handcuff Escape inside cloth bag that is hanging on stage as cover
1993 237
Alan Wakeling The S-Chain Handcuff escape
1993 243
Wayne Kyzer The Finger joke with handcuffs, finger hanging from end
1997 1332
Ricki Dunn Card in Wallet, Plus chain escape combined with card to wallet and watch steal
Inspired by July 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 7)
Rudolf Braunmüller Gags im Zusammenhang mit Tricks Eröffnung, Daumenfesselung, Afghanbänder, Fischtrick, Geldfang aus der Luft & Münzen, Handguillotine, Handschellen, Karten, Mentalmagie, Persiltrick, Schallplatten, Schaumgummi-Backstein, Schwebekunststücke, Seile, Würfel, Zeitungen & Zeitschriften, Party & Restaurant
Intermagic (Vol. 23 No. 2)
Dan Mindo Two-by-Four Shackles Chain Link Handcuffs escape
2003 347
Tom Jorgenson Cuffs for Five Bucks cable cuffs as hand cuffs
Mar. 2003
Magic (Vol. 12 No. 7)
John Lovick Houdini Outdone! handcuff escape, linking with spectators arms
Inspired by 2016 121
Christoph Borer Fifty Shades of Grey seven keys to Baldpate with handcuffs, handcuffed to spectator
2016 60
Patrik Kuffs Handkuffs handcuff escape
Jan. 2023
The Hermit (Vol. 2 No. 1)