43 entries in Rope / Connection Gaffs (Magnet, Ceaser, Wax etc.)
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell rope routine gaffed rope
1933 23
Edward Smith Edward Smith's Rope and Ring Trick ring on rope is released, rope tied with knot and ends sealed with wax, brass bolt used
1941 ca. 72
Harlan Tarbell The Tarbell Rope Mystery several methods, using rope gimmick
1941 ca. 242
W.J. Nixon Doc Nixon's Rope Mystery connection device made from toothpick
1941 ca. 277
Caryl S. Fleming "Cut Yourself a Piece of Rope" with Do As I Do interlude, using Fleming's Liquid Rope Gimmic, two routines
1941 ca. 326
Keith Clark Rope Royale rope cut into three pieces restores, several knots appear at once, they vanish again
  • As the Spectator Sees It
  • The Rope to Use
  • Preparation
    • To Prepare the Rope with Cement
    • To Put On Caesar Rope Gimmick
    • Clean Cuts
  • Presentation
    • Knots Reappear
    • Knots Dissolve
    • Samples
1942 4
Francis J. Rigney Five Knots - One Impossible!
Variations July 1948 441
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell Hindu Rope Mystery gaffed with connections, eight methods including Bombay, Calcutta, Dehli, and Inner Circle Methods
Related to 1948/27 297
Dr. William Weyeneth Praktische Winke tips on using Duoplast (sticky product), rope and magnets
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 5)
E. J. Moore "Magnet" Rope magnetic rope connection
1954/27 186
Harlan Tarbell Linking Rope Ring Routine using magnetic connection
1954/27 187
Y aviez-vous pensé? idea for ropes with magnets
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 16 No. 2)
Dr. William Weyeneth Magische Tips tip on
  • special clear tape
  • gluing magnets on ropes
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 21 No. 2)
Ravelle, Andree Ring, Rope and Silks middle of the rope and a ring are placed into a hat, ring is threaded on the rope, magnet
1967 53
Arthur Setterington Joe i' London ring off and on rope in a box, magnetic rope
1968 10
J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Cut-Knot-Join rope is cut and knots by itself, then it is found restored again
1968 15
Phoenix Cut and Restored Rope knot vanishes and rope is restored, "springy-pricker" gimmick
1968 263
John Hamilton Scientific Rope magnetic ends, held together with thread
  • cut & restored
  • Disappearing Knot
  • Penetration Of A Wand Or Pencil
Aug. 1970 353
Roberto Furegati 3 Seilringe linking rope rings, magnet
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 31 No. 1)
Roberto Furegati 3 Seilringe auf Chinesisch linking rope rings
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 36 No. 4)
Harlan Tarbell Das Tarbell Seil Mysterium gaffed with connections
Also published here
  • Encyclopedia of Rope Tricks
Dec. 1977
Intermagic (Vol. 4 No. 4)
Peter Warlock Drei Seilringe linking ropes, magnetic connection
Also published here
  • Pentagram, July 1977
May 1981
Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 1)
R. C. Buff Dissolving a Genuine Square Knot While Ends are Held by Spectators using the Delben Rope Gimmick, behind handkerchief
1987 18
R. C. Buff The Rope with Two Centers - No Ends rope is knotted then ends are fused together, snap fasteners
1987 18
Chris Kenner 3-D Ropes double cut and restored rope, magnets in rope
1992 172
Harlan Tarbell Tarbell's Rope Mystery gaffed with connections, five methods
Related to 1993 172
Patrick Page Der Trick mit dem Unverwüstlichen Seil magnetic version
Also published here 1993 31
"Joro" Bruno Hennig Der Drei-Seil-Trick three equal ropes merge to one long rope, using connection gaff and pipe cleaner to attach extra piece
Related to
  • F. W. Conradi's "Der mysteriöse Phönix-Seiltrick" in "Die letzten Schlager der Magie" 1928, p. 11.
1993 106
Pavel Pavel's "Seil durch den Hals" rope through neck, variation with handkerchief, magnetic
1995 4
Pavel Seil durch den Körper rope through body, magnetic
1995 6
Pavel Pavel's "Seil durch den Körper" rope penetrates neck and body, magnetic
1995 6
Pavel Das flinke Seil ends of rope knot by themselves, cut rope is restored, magnetic
1995 16
Pavel Seilring-Restauration cut rope is thrown into the air and restores, magnetic
1995 18
Pavel Perfekte Ring-Durchdringung ring on rope, magnetic rope
1995 20
Pavel Das springende Tuch three silks on rope, monkey bar type, magnetic rope
1995 24
Pavel Nützliche Tips tips for using magnets
  • Das Magnet-Sortiment
  • Wie werden die Magnete in den Seilen befestigt (how to attach the magnets inside the ropes)
  • Wichtige Hinweise
1995 32
Bob Sheets Hang 'Em High rope through performer's body
Related to Sep. 1997
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1)
John Derris, Bob McAllister Staggering ring and rope, based on McAllister routine, magnet
1998 38
Tom Stone Drop Restoration visual restoration, magnet
Also published here 2003 19
"Joro" Bruno Hennig Die Schlangenbaumwurzel ring on looped rope, behind back
2004 52
Tom Stone Drop and Restored visual restoration, magnet
Also published here 2010 138
Patrick Page The Everlasting Cut and Restored Rope magnetic version
Also published here 2011 200
Patrick Page Three to One Rope Trick magnetic
2011 203