16 entries in Safety Pin / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Lu Brent A Lu Brent Method of Switching
1955 16
Jerry Andrus The Escaping Pins pins unlock themselves and spring apart
  • Variation, using a third pin
1955 30
Jerry Andrus A Snappy Opening safety pin snaps open when flicked with finger nail, flourish
1955 60
Jerry Andrus Routining Suggestions
  • Routine No. 1
  • Routine No. 2
1955 64
Oran Bailey Dent Trickities several ideas
  • Production Cake (making a cake for dove pan)
  • Puttering with Pins (finding the right pins)
  • Leading Liquids (how to carry small quantities of liquid)
  • Dove Pan Flowers (tip to load the dove pan)
  • Flashy Confetti (how to make sparkling confetti)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958)
Dr. William Weyeneth Präludierender Vortrag zum Sicherheitsnadeltrick patter for linking safety pins
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 22 No. 6)
Raymond Hafler Color Mental three safety pins with colored beads, performer divines color behind back
June 1968 186
Stewart Judah Pins & Cord string through spectator's wrist, string looped with two safety pins, four phases
Inspired by Winter 1975
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two))
Al Mann Permutation of Matter - A Solid Through Solid Effect safety pins link together, three phases
  • Part I - three pins link in spectator's hand
  • Part II - safety pin links with finger ring, phase with Andrus Linking Pin gimmick
  • Part III - pins are magnetized (inspired by Rink's Acrobatic Paperclips)
Inspired byRelated to 1977 3
The Deceptive Hairpin one or two ends of wire pin put on spectator's arm, he doesn't know if one or two pins without looking, physics
1979 39
Bob Ostin Card Sharp deck wrapped in handkerchief, selection is found pinned to handkerchief with safety pin
Jan. 1979
The Talon (Issue 3)
Jerry Andrus Un-Safety Pins No. 85, two safety pins open by themselves in spectator's hand
Variations 1981 107
Bob Chesbro Card in the Hat signed card is pinned to inside of hat with large safety pin
1982 33
Al Mann The Palatine Affair safety pin hangs on string, string is burnt, pin is suspended on ashes and it will fall on performer's command
1982 8
Steve Dusheck Safety Pin or Knife Switch with topit
1985 16
Dave Arch PK Pins two safety pins open in the hand of spectator
Inspired by 1997
Syzygy (Vol. 4 No. 1)