267 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Rubber Band & Cards
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Unknown Der magnetische Zauberstab selected card jumps out of deck Der moderne Kartenkünstler 215
Unknown Die Kartenbrücke long spread between hands that defies gravity, hidden rubber threadRelated to Der moderne Kartenkünstler 72
Unknown Die dressierte Karte card rises or jumps out of envelope Der moderne Kartenkünstler 216
Unknown The Bridge of Cards long spread between hands, elastic underneathRelated to New Era Card Tricks 170
Unknown Die Kartenbrücke No. 3, deck spread out between hands about fifty cm, stays suspended, secret rubber band/thread set-up Der Amateurzauberer 65
Charles T. Jordan The Escape No. 12, card travels from rubber-banded half to other half, cards are secretly propelled to other half Thirty Card Mysteries 42
Charles T. Jordan The Pack that Cuts Itself No. 19, rubber banded deck cuts itself at selectionVariations Thirty Card Mysteries 56
Charles T. Jordan The Impossible Journey No. 20, selection comes to top in rubber banded deck, executing classic pass with rubber banded deckRelated toVariations Thirty Card Mysteries 58
Louis Haley The Straight-Jacket Reversed Card No. 3, selection pushed into rubber banded deck turns over Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 8
T. Nelson Downs Transposition Extraordinary No. 2, deck separated in red and black, card from red half put in black half, it is predicted and transposes with another red card, halves rubber banded Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 5
T. Nelson Downs The Downs' Hinge Shift actually apparently just a cut, also as slip cut with left thumb and with rubber banded deck Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 8
Charles T. Jordan The Triple Escape No. 4, deck with selection is rubber banded cross-wise, cased, rubber banded again and sealed in envelope, yet selection is produced from elsewhere Ten New Sleight of Hand Card Tricks 10
Unknown Another Version of "The Burglars", two duplicates and rubber bands Card Manipulations (Issue 1) 13
Unknown The Cops Get Their Man black kings reverse, they are encircled with rubber band, selection appears between banded kings Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 62
Unknown The Reverse "Count-Down" Trick faced deck, banded deck Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 171
Theodore Annemann, Thirteen of Magic Authentical rubber banded deck stands on edge during rise The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 73) 487
James G. Thompson Jr. XX one of four cards is selected and packet wrapped with a rubber band, medium divines card The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 151) 610
Nick Trost Band-It The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 368) 301
Robert Parrish Magician vs Pickpocket signed card in deck, deck rubber banded, wrapped in newspaper and put in spectator's pocket, performer reaches in and removes signed card, see p. 874 for vague Charles Jordan creditRelated to
  • p. 116 for correction
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2, No. 8) 101
Jack Avis Houdini Card deck sealed with crossed rubber bands, yet selection extracted underneath handkerchief, p. 241 for further reference, p. 246 for idea by Harrison BealeVariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 2nd Folio) 225
Clark Wirthlin Snap card jumps from deck encircled with a rubber band, cut and twist The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 1) 2
Takashima Challenge Change deck encircled with two big rubber bands, face card changes to selection and vanishes again, gaff with fake rubber band parts The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 1) 3
Val Andrews Snap! No. 11, word gag The Idiot at the Card Table 6
Jay Ose, Frank Garcia Shoot-Out Poker Royal Flush shoots out of the deck, secret rubber bandRelated toVariations Million Dollar Card Secrets 84
Eddie Joseph The Revolution rubber band around deck, selection is pushed out The Living End 96
Louis Lam Miraculous selection travels from handkerchief-wrapped deck between rubber banded four acesAlso published here The Living End 131
Harry Lorayne Two Rubber-Band Ideas (that I don't know what to do with!) magically (?) removing a card from a banded deck & lapping move as rubber band is removed Rim Shots 144
Charles T. Jordan Elasticity card inserted in middle of banded deck, deck tossed in air, selection appears at face, from the 1920s The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 12) 682
Karl Fulves Stabbing Effect banded deck, joker apparently tossed between selections The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 3) 703
Bert Fenn, Karl Fulves, Joseph K. Schmidt Impromptu Haunted Deck rubber band around deck, deck pivots and card sticks out
- Bert Fenn
- Schmidt & Fulves
see also p. 780 for comment by Joseph K. Schmidt
Inspired byRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 3) 704
Philip T. Goldstein Impromptu Haunted Deck Version Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10, No. 2) 830
Karl Fulves Not Even Houdini card inserted in banded deck penetrates it and drops to table Methods with Cards - Part 3 182
Karl Fulves Like A Bandit gaffed card with rubber band around its length, used to steal/drag card along secretly Methods with Cards - Part 1 58
Karl Fulves Snap Out Aces two rubber banded halves rubbed, aces snap out one by one and are caught between packets Methods with Cards - Part 3 179
Karl Fulves Banded Deck Problems - Jump In (rubber band around case penetrates inside around chosen card)
- Puzzling Passage (card inserted in banded deck through rubber band)
- Hooked (after previous trick card is pulled out again with band only around card)
Related toVariations Methods with Cards - Part 3 184
Jerry Andrus The Banded Injog injog with rubberband Andrus Card Control 24
Jerry Andrus Bandit LFX with rubber band Andrus Card Control 33
Jerry Andrus Banded Twivot with rubber band Andrus Card Control 37
Jerry Andrus Sleeving with Banded Deck with rubber band Andrus Card Control 39
Jerry Andrus More Bandit Sleevery rubber band crossed Andrus Card Control 40
Jerry Andrus Bandit Sleevery No. 2 Andrus Card Control 41
Jerry Andrus Bandit Sleeving Variations Andrus Card Control 40
Jerry Andrus Rubber Band and File Card Variation file card folded around card to be sleeved Andrus Card Control 41
Jerry Andrus Banded Shuffle overhand shuffle with rubber band Andrus Card Control 58
Jerry Andrus Banded Cut cutting the deck with rubber band around Andrus Card Control 58
Jerry Andrus Banded Shuffle No. 2 riffle shuffle with rubber band Andrus Card Control 58
Jerry Andrus Bandit Hindu Shuffle hindu shuffle with rubber band Andrus Card Control 58
Jerry Andrus Banditry stealing card from deck, double banded Andrus Card Control 61
Jerry Andrus The "Banded" Panoramic Shift with rubber band Andrus Card Control 36
Jerry Andrus De-Sleevery (Retrieving from the Sleeve) loading a card form sleeve between two card, which are hold together with a rubber band Andrus Card Control 39
Jerry Andrus Wind Up two selection transpose to other half, with rubber bands Andrus Card Control 62
Jerry Andrus A Double Barreled Bandit two selection transpose to other half, with rubber bands Andrus Card Control 61
Karrell Fox Bullseye Card Trick shot on deck, selection flies out, bullet hole through selection, "Sure-Shot"
- The Second Version (a lipstick lip print appears on card)
Clever.... Like a Fox 155
Stephen Minch Anthropophagic Jacks Jack put on card, card becomes blank with bone picture, more cards become blank between two Jacks, rubber-banded Three become miniature card, card with fly picture vanishes, Jacks transform in flap card case, partial rough-smooth Creations of a Magical Madman 11
Paul Harris Stretch rubber banded deck, top card pulled through and penetrates rubber bandVariations Close-up Entertainer 148
Karl Fulves Rubber Band Problem inserting a packet in card case and removing it with rubber band around, posed as problem The Chronicles (Issue 16) 1222
Father Cyprian, Karl Fulves Jump Shot banded deck, first rubber band jumps around half the deck, then around single selection, progressiveRelated toVariations The Chronicles (Issue 16) 1221
Unknown Snap rubber band around card, card penetrates and is now around next card, "Pixel" precursor Elastrix 15
Unknown Instant Transformation face card of deck changes when rubber banded deck is thrown in air Elastrix 32
U. F. Grant Elastic-Scape two halves encircled with rubber bands, selection placed between those halves, vanishes, then jumps outVariationsAlso published here
  • "The Encyclopedia of U. F. Grant Magic"
Elastrix 21
Unknown The Deck that Cuts Itself - Al Baker strange Al Baker creditRelated to Elastrix 23
Unknown Criss-Cross deck wrapped both ways with rubber band, thrown to other hand, selection remains in hand Elastrix 24
Unknown Beadazzled bead on long rubber band, held stretched next to card spread, moves and stops at selection Elastrix 26
Karl Fulves Boston Notes more ideas for the rubber band ideasInspired by The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1318
Jerry K. Hartman Band in Boston card jumps from one rubber banded packet to anotherInspired byVariations The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1315
Karl Fulves Other Applications Inspired byRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1318
Karl Fulves Back Bay Blues two rubber banded sandwiches, the sandwich cards themselves transpose The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1319
Karl Fulves Impromptu Haunted Deck Presentation Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue 26) 1322
John F. Mendoza S-T-R-E-T-C-H Stretched - The Startling Appearance of Two Selected Cards
- Color Change
Inspired by John: Verse Two 36
Paul Harris The Inner Circle rubber banded deck, band vanishes and encircles selection which is removed, suddenly it vanishes form selection and is back around the rest of the deckVariations The Inner Circle 1
Edward Marlo Banded: That's Impossible! - First Effect: face card on banded deck changes
- Second Effect: top and bottom card of banded deck change, a center card turns over
- Third Effect: face card of banded deck changes
- Fourth Effect (An Ambitious Bit): card comes to top in banded deck
- Emphasizing the Difference: card peeked at in banded deck turns over
Related to Cardworks 85
Edward Marlo Bonus Effect card on tabled banded deck changes, inspired by Driebeck's "Tosheroon" and Don England's "Snaparoon"Inspired by 21st Century Card Magic 7
Don England Snaparoon face card of tabled and rubber-banded deck changes, tosheroonVariations Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Hearts) 12
Karl Fulves Shoot Out deck is wrapped with a rubber band, deck dropped on the table and the four aces shoot out Milennium Aces 38
Stephen Tucker T & R idea for Banned, card is pulled through rubber band, two halves fuse back to one card Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 2) 19
Stephen Tucker Banned one card penetrates encircled deck, see also p. 269 for additional ideas by Bill WorsleyInspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 2) 19
Jay Sankey Pyramid banded deck is transformed in pyramid shape, including (mediocre) applicationsRelated toVariations The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 5&6) 46
John Carney Rubber Detective rubber band visually disappears to find selection in middle The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 8) 67
Jon Racherbaumer Automatic Pyramid Inspired by The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 8) 72
Jay Sankey Temporal Elasticity signed rubberband disappears from deck and reappears around wrist watch The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1, No. 12) 107
Eddie Taytelbaum, Stephen Tucker Flash of Light collection of ideas
- for the rising card, two cards rise aligned (Taytelbaum)
- card changes while removing rubber band from wrist (Taytelbaum)
- Miracle Aces, to produce a Full House (Tucker)
- rope restoration with flash paper (Tucker)
- rope vanish idea (Tucker)
Inspired by Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 24) 455
Michael Weber Upward Mobility card rises, then card rises through rubber band of banded deck and stops halfway with band through center of card Side Effects 8
Steve Beam Ideas with a Rubberbanded Deck The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 5) 84
Unknown Bandit Aces No. 78, named Ace penetrates rubber banded deck More Self-Working Card Tricks 117
Jack Avis Houdini Card No. 79, deck sealed with crossed rubber bands, yet selection extracted underneath handkerchiefAlso published here More Self-Working Card Tricks 118
Karl Fulves Eyewitness No. 87, bottom card of rubber banded deck shown to four spectators and removed, they change to Aces More Self-Working Card Tricks 132
Ben Harris More Pyramid banded deck is transformed in pyramid shape in spectator's hands, with revelation of cardInspired byVariations Out Of His Mind! 103
Ben Harris No Crimp Pyramid banded deck is transformed in pyramid shape in spectator's hands, with revelation of cardInspired by Out Of His Mind! 106
Francis Carlyle The Houdini Card deck is wrapped with a rubber band in both directions, selection is pulled out Francis Carlyle Lecture Notes 7
Bernard Bilis Too Much Is Two Much! two selections, rubber band around deck, face transforms into first selection, rubber band disappears, reappears around second selection Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 6) 1213
Carl Mellish Banded - Or Not Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9, No. 10) 1261
Jay Sankey Elastic Infiltration rubberband around card case is initialed, vanishes and reappears inside case around deckVariations Sankey Panky 11
Bert Fenn, Charles T. Jordan Self-Cutting Deck rubberband Sankey Panky 15
Jay Sankey Please Don't Feed the Playing Cards one-handed method with rubber bandInspired by Sankey Panky 13
David Britland Fallen Angel card shoots from banded deckRelated toVariations Angel Card Rise Plus 26
Ken Simmons A-Bend-Ment rubber band around deck, vanishes, encircles card in centerVariations Riffling the Pasteboards 1
Jerry K. Hartman Out of Bounds Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 5) 1352
Mark Sicher Stretch of the Imagination Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10, No. 9) 1400
John C. Wagner Bandorama selection spins from banded deckVariations The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 6
Edward Marlo Banded Revelation four piles are rubber bandedInspired by Special Effects 69
Unknown Drop Turnover with rubber-banded deck When Creators Collide... 44
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Bound to Fool two rubber-banded Queens, card selected, Queens whisper name to performer, selection appears between, see also p. xi at back of bookVariations When Creators Collide... 4
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Ending #1: Face-up Finale deck rubber-banded, thrown in other hand, selection appears face-up on deckRelated to When Creators Collide... 43
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders Ending #2: The Rubber Room Rise deck rubber banded, spectator checks that his card is not on top, but then it is When Creators Collide... 45
Mark Sicher Rubberband Sandwich Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 3) 1465
Karl Fulves Time Machine rubber band around case, card inserted in band and flicked forward, it changes, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 49) 218
David Britland Haunted Angel rubber banded deck cuts itself slowly at selectionRelated to Card Kinetics 3
David Britland Spring Heeled Jacks sandwich cards are rubber banded and cut into deck, they leap out with selection in betweenRelated to Card Kinetics 7
David Britland Business Thoughts business card signed by spectator and put in packet, rubber banded, selection slowly rises upRelated to Card Kinetics 11
David Britland Inside-Out Angel rubber banded deck, selection slowly rises out of itInspired by Card Kinetics 16
Karrell Fox The "World's Fairest" Card Revelation ungaffed banded deck tossed out, a card peeked at, found My Latest Book 92
Dai Vernon The David and Goliath Deal aces shoot out of the deck, hidden rubber band The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 111
Doug Edwards Out of Bondage Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12, No. 11) 1709
Dai Vernon Caught in the Stretch card is extracted The Vernon Chronicles - Volume 3 63
Harry Lorayne, Edward Marlo, Jay Sankey The Pop-Up Ace Pyramid forming a pyramid with a banded deck, four of a kind revelation Trend Setters 80
Ken Krenzel Rebound card comes to bottom in banded deck Close-up Impact! 100
Ken Krenzel Bouncer ungaffed version with banded deckInspired by Close-up Impact! 98
Ed Andres Banded Deck Force a pile is banded with invisible elastic, band secretly removed during display, see also Added Notes on p. 21 Finally! 18
John Carney Rubber Detective rubber band around deck vanishes, encircling half deck in center, in second stage only selection Carneycopia 250
Ken Simmons A-Band-Ment rubber band around deck, vanishes, encircles card in center Banded Deck Effects 7
Ken Simmons A Banded Vanish rubber band around deck, it vanishes and remains gone Banded Deck Effects 10
Ken Simmons, Edward Marlo Banded Card to Pocket - First Method card peeked at, rubber band around deck, it vanishes, card with rubber band around it from pocket Banded Deck Effects 12
Ken Simmons A Banded Tip for routines with banded deck Banded Deck Effects 14
Ken Simmons The Clinging Subtlety banded card drags another with it Banded Deck Effects 14
Edward Marlo Peek Force of Rubber Banded Card Banded Deck Effects 28
Ed Andres Snap It spectator snaps band of rubber banded deck and it vanishes Banded Deck Effects 37
Ken Simmons Banded Card to Pocket - Second Method card peeked at, rubber band around deck, it vanishes, card with rubber band around it from pocket Banded Deck Effects 12
Robert LaRue Banded Card to Pocket - Variation on Second Method card peeked at, rubber band around deck, it vanishes, card with rubber band around it from pocket Banded Deck Effects 13
Ken Simmons Through the Deck rubber band around deck, vanishes, reappears, vanishes and reappears around selection, two handlingsVariations Banded Deck Effects 15
Ken Simmons Banded Transposition card pocketed, another card found via A-Band-Ment, it's pocketed card and selection is in pocket, seven methods Banded Deck Effects 17
Edward Marlo Simplex Banded Card to Cardcase rubber band around cased deck, it vanishes, spectator removes deck and finds rubber band around selection in deckInspired by
  • "A Case Of A-Band-Ment" (Jim Patton, Riffling the Pasteboards - Again!)
Related to
Banded Deck Effects 28
David Neighbors A Different Approach first deck is rubber banded, then card inserted, band vanishes and appears around selection Banded Deck Effects 38
Edward Marlo Stretching It card pocketed, banded deck, rubber band vanishes and reappears around pocketed card, two methodsVariations Banded Deck Effects 29
Ken Simmons Stretching It Too Far card pocketed, banded deck, rubber band vanishes and reappears around pocketed card, two methodsInspired by Banded Deck Effects 32
David Neighbors Neighbors's Killer Penetration rubber band around deck twice, vanishes and appears around selectionInspired by Banded Deck Effects 33
David Neighbors, Ken Simmons As Applied to "Bandorama" selection spins from banded deckInspired by Banded Deck Effects 39
Edward Marlo Bonus Effect banded tosheroonInspired byRelated to Banded Deck Effects 40
Hiroyuki Sakai Band On the Run rubber band around deck disappears and is found around selection, see p. 760 for credit informationInspired byRelated to The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 41) 722
Tom Frame Rubber Wrangler rubberband finds card Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 9) 2113
Jack Carpenter The Robber Band: The Final Days of Jesse James rubber band penetrates deck to catch four Jacks on top of deck Modus Operandi 81
Karl Fulves Yumpin' Yake jacks cut into packet, rubber band around packet vanishes and traps jacks with previous selection Deceptive Practices 46
Karl Fulves Reverse Power reversing one or more cards in rubber banded packet Supplement To Deceptive Practices 92
Karl Fulves Transfer of Power Aces cut into deck, rubber band around deck, it disappears and traps aces in centerRelated to Deceptive Practices 44
Karl Fulves Self Cutting Deck getting the deck to cut itself when wrapped with rubber band, posed as problemRelated to Deceptive Practices 69
Karl Fulves Transpo of Power transferring rubber band from one group of cards to anotherRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 90
Karl Fulves Transfer Routine card travels from sandwich to sandwich with one rubber banded Supplement To Deceptive Practices 91
Karl Fulves Transfer Routine II substitution trunk routine with two cases, queens, kings and rubber band, no handling details Supplement To Deceptive Practices 92
Bernard Bilis Instant Opener rubber band pop out with peek force Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 2) 2179
Doug Edwards The Band Playes On handling for standard pop out Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 2) 2178
Dr. Michael Bilkis Lost and Bound vanishes around deck and reappeares around one cardRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 3) 2189
T. C. Churchwell Apocalypse Variations Or Additions Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 7) 2240
T. C. Churchwell Cased and Bound with cased deckInspired byVariations Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 5) 2214
Mike Bornstein Band-It rubber band diagonally around deck vanishes and reappears around selectionVariationsAlso published here
  • Backstage - A Journal for Magicians (Chuck Windley)
Card File 153
Karl Fulves Power Eject packet moves out of banded deck, mate foundRelated to Crooked Tales 18
Karl Fulves Sandbagged blue- and red-backed deck sprung in paper bag and shaken, performer then reaches in an produces one color until all are separatedInspired byRelated to Crooked Tales 31
Karl Fulves Jonah & Jaws card placed in rubber banded deck vanishes and is brought in from waiter, card shoots away secretly Crooked Tales 106
Karl Fulves Auto Predict application of "Self Cutting Deck" problem to business card prophecy predictionRelated to Crooked Tales 108
Ken Sutherland The World's Only Living Rubber-Band Mindreading Magician "thought of" card is found via Lost ands Bound Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18, No. 8) 2535
Karl Fulves Stretch Test exercise with rubber band Setting Up Exercises 11
Karl Fulves Perfect Riffle Shuffle actual riffle shuffle, includes banded deck exercise Setting Up Exercises 96
Bret Blackshear The Gunslinger two selections, spectators shoot rubber bands on deck first selection jumps out and eventually transforms into second selection The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 55) 1020
David Britland Rubber Band Move to make a banded card shoot out from the middle of the deckRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 55) 1021
Karl Fulves, Aldo Colombini Magic by Design No. 1, design chosen from chart, triangle, rubber banded deck animates into triangle configuration Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 1
Unknown Laser Printing No. 33, X drawn on Joker transfers to a Two Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 62
Stewart Judah The Really(?) Wrapped Deck extraction, credit correction see p. 2784 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19, No. 9) 2697
Paul Harris Stretch aka Rubber Band Scam (revised) four ace production, combines
- Stretch
- Inner Circle
- Classic Rubber Band Haunted Pack
Inspired byVariations The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Entertainer) 147
Karl Fulves Thot Lock signed card from red deck pops out of rubber-banded blue deck, Impromptu Haunted Deck New Card Rises 54
Joseph K. Schmidt Houdini's Getaway card jumps & pivots out of banded deck, presentation for "Impromptu Haunted Deck"Inspired byRelated to New Card Rises 38
Karl Fulves Watch Bess two card transposition with Houdini/Bess presentation and a rubber banded deck, Impromptu Haunted Deck New Card Rises 44
Karl Fulves Trap Shoot banded deck, visual propelled sandwich, Impromptu Haunted DeckRelated to New Card Rises 49
Karl Fulves Interceptor card jumps out of red deck into center of blue deck between two signed cards, Impromptu Haunted Deck New Card Rises 57
Larry Jennings Houdini Card Escapes Again interesting structureInspired by Jennings '67 79
William Goodwin A Trick for a Danish Prince rubber band on top of deck visually encircles entire deck The Ancient Empty Street 1
Joe Rindfleisch Trampoline deck dropped on a a rubber band stretched on other hand, deck encircled except selection The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 63) 1231
Helge Thun Double-Bind signed card appears folded in quarters in a box, folded card is wrapped in a rubber band The Book 73
Peter Gunn Stretching 'Stretched' rubber band is wrapped around deck, card inserted into the middle, jumps to the top, climax: card visually melts through rubber bandInspired by The Book 126
Doug Conn Rubber Revelation rubber band wrapped around deck vanishes, around card in center, this and the cards beside it are Aces to match a previous selectionInspired by Tricks of my Trade 33
Doug Conn Rubber Room Change rubber banded deck, face card changes, Erdnase first transformation Tricks of my Trade 132
Gerry Scharnböck Sprung deck bound by rubber band, card pops out at right angleRelated toVariations Concertos for Pasteboard 49
Jack Avis Jack Avis balancing deck with rubber band around it, clings to hand when hand is turned Latter Day Secrets (Issue 2) 26
Justin Hanes A Bound rubber-banded deck, using half cardInspired by Action 15
Karl Fulves, Joseph K. Schmidt Impromtpu Haunted Deck The Magic Thrust 40
Karl Fulves Sightless Stab joker tossed into banded deck underneath cardboard next to selectionRelated to The Magic Thrust 39
Neal Elias The Banded Pass Twirl Pass handling with rubber band around deck lengthwise, as color change, two handlings
- The Banded Pass II
New Card Controls 34
Neal Elias Band-It rubber band around deck vanishes and reappears around selection, Twirl Pass applicationInspired byVariations New Card Controls 73
Karl Fulves The Banded Pass rubber banded pass, credit informationRelated to New Card Controls 93
Karl Fulves Jump Shot II banded deck, first rubber band jumps around half the deck, then around single selection, progressiveInspired by New Card Controls 115
Joseph K. Schmidt, Karl Fulves Power Loading "Impromptu Haunted Deck" Under Tension 6
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [A] types of bands Under Tension 8
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [B] repeat Impromptu Haunted Deck Under Tension 9
Joseph K. Schmidt, Karl Fulves Tension Trap rubber band tossed to table, sandwich with selection pops outInspired by Under Tension 5
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [C] handling detail Under Tension 10
Joseph K. Schmidt Band o'Notes [E] card pops out reversedRelated to Under Tension 11
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [F] packets instead of deck Under Tension 12
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Boxed Set card pops out between two rubber banded cases Under Tension 12
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Rubber Bands, How Sized chart with sizes Under Tension 13
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [H] - Hof And Hof Under Tension 14
Karl Fulves Luck & Roulette russian roulette presentation of "Cardboard Roulette"Related to Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Shoot Out backs of different decks transpose, popping out of banded decks, posed as problem Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Drag & Drop rubber band, transfer from one half to the other, see also p. 73 Under Tension 19
Karl Fulves Bandini QD & KD in banded deck, king penetrates rubber band visually together with butter knife, queen pops out Under Tension 14
Karl Fulves Cardboard Roulette five card cases on table, AS chosen from another deck, all decks removed one by one, face-up AS pops out of one deck and four Jacks from the otherRelated to Under Tension 16
Karl Fulves Peek Performance card peeked at from rubber banded deck, deck tossed to table and selection springs out Under Tension 21
Karl Fulves Banded Peek Force Under Tension 22
Karl Fulves Ace Pop Out aces inserted in rubber banded deck, names ace pops out when deck is tossed to table Under Tension 24
Karl Fulves Seven Sees spectator removes seven cards and signs one, they're inserted in rubber banded deck, selection pops out and has odd back Under Tension 25
Karl Fulves Banded Braue Reverse with rubber banded deck Under Tension 30
Karl Fulves The second problem card from black half travels to red half, halves rubber banded, posed as problem Under Tension 31
Karl Fulves Twist Again ways to wrap the deck
- All-Round Twist
- Pre-Show Kink
Under Tension 44
Karl Fulves Rules Of Disengagement - (A) Glider freeing a card from banded deck Under Tension 47
Karl Fulves Bouncer card jumps out of rubber banded deck, another is reversed and leads to second selection, four Aces show up Under Tension 28
Karl Fulves Hz/Yrs stranger card shown and placed on table, another card shown (AS), stranger cut into rubber banded deck, it pops out and has changed into AS Under Tension 29
Karl Fulves Color Bands red rubber band around red cards, black around black cards, halves together and bands exchanged, halves change as well, posed as problem Under Tension 31
Karl Fulves Stretching A Straight five unseen cards, spectator decides how many should be removed, banded deck dropped on table and that many cards pop out and complete an ace-high straightInspired by Under Tension 33
Karl Fulves Crooked Straight two straights for performer and spectator, but performer has higher one, performer's hand pops out of banded deckInspired by Under Tension 34
Karl Fulves Ambitious Rubber Band some cards rubber banded near bottom, band jumps to top card, no method Under Tension 53
Karl Fulves Hof Springer Under Tension 54
Karl Fulves Credit And Aces spectator's credit card put in rubber banded deck, jumps out next to named ace Under Tension 55
Karl Fulves Future Event chosen card pops out with 4 other cards to complete a full house when rubber banded deck is tossed on table Under Tension 36
Karl Fulves Aces From Where dealing bottoms from rubber banded deck, one aces pops out from center Under Tension 37
Karl Fulves Locket Up Deck dealing bottoms from rubber banded deck, using Dr. Elliott deal Under Tension 40
Karl Fulves (B) On The Bias control of inserted card(s) reversed to bottom with rubber banded deck Under Tension 48
Karl Fulves Air Mail Special two cards secretly shot from deck above spectator's head to confederate à la Paper balls over the head Under Tension 49
Karl Fulves Slide Steal packet with all royal flushes, four of one suit removed, packet rubber banded, final one jumps out Under Tension 61
Karl Fulves Rubber Drag Steal used to steal/drag card along secretly, see also p. 73Related to Under Tension 62
Karl Fulves Card to Wallet Steal getting card under wallet Under Tension 73
Karl Fulves Good Trick Gone Bad card vanishes, then rubber band appears around chosen card in deck Under Tension 74
Karl Fulves Band Bounce deck encircled with rubber band, then suddenly only half the deck, then only selection, progressiveRelated to Under Tension 51
Karl Fulves Band Speech coding with rubber band around deck Under Tension 56
Karl Fulves Band Of Brothers a jack jumps from rubber banded deck, one of the other three jacks changes into selection Under Tension 57
Karl Fulves 'Tween Twist rubber band hidden, used to pop out card Under Tension 64
Karl Fulves The Hunt For Diamonds two cards chosen, deck thrown in paper bag and mixed, performer removes all diamonds without looking and then names selections, hidden rubber bandRelated to Under Tension 66
Karl Fulves Jack's Game one ace chosen, aces pushed in rubber banded deck, four cards jump out, they're chosen ace and three jacks Under Tension 76
Karl Fulves Teaching The Twist rubber banded deck twists on palm Under Tension 78
Karl Fulves Going In Reverse two selections, rubber banded deck breaks into two packets at chosen card, other is reversed Under Tension 83
Karl Fulves Rule Of Three "played for laughs" Under Tension 85
Karl Fulves Stretching Exercises card location with hidden rubber band in deck, then a rubber band vanishes and reappears in deck around some card and a selection jumps out Under Tension 68
Karl Fulves Two To One spectator and performer cut to same card with handkerchief covered deck, hidden rubber band Under Tension 71
Karl Fulves Double Play double pop-out with "Impromptu Haunted Deck", posed as problemRelated to Under Tension 80
Karl Fulves Vulcan Deck rubber band around deck vanishes, then long spread between hand is madeInspired by Under Tension 81
Karl Fulves Push Button chosen card travels to rubber banded half and jumps out Under Tension 88
Karl Fulves Magnetic Mix-Up two rubber banded halves on top of each other, bottom one is lifted when top one is lifted Under Tension 90
Karl Fulves Rubber Band References "partial list of about five dozen tricks published" by Fulves Under Tension 98
U. F. Grant, Karl Fulves Elasti-Scape chosen card between two rubber banded decks vanishes, jumps out of one of the packets, "slightly modified handling" for Grant's trickInspired by Under Tension 93
Basil Horwitz Challenge Subconscious Pick-Pocketing signed card travels from packet which is wrapped with rubber bands in other packet The Mental Magick of Basil Horwitz - Volume 5 9
Martin Gardner William Tell bent card stands upright on table, it is "shot" over with mime gun or rubber band around box Latter Day Secrets (Issue 10) 393
Martin Gardner Band Box rubber band around box, can be instantly releasedVariations Latter Day Secrets (Issue 10) 394
Joseph K. Schmidt Band Box Encore rubber band around box, can be instantly releasedInspired by Prolix (Issue 2) 104
Karl Fulves Card Kinetic cards in row on table, Ace of Spades next to row, rubber band stretched over it and used to move Ace along row, suddenly it moves towards selection and back and they transposeInspired by
  • "Pendulum" (Bob Ostin, marketed effect)
Prolix (Issue 1) 4
Vanni Bossi It's So Simple? rubber banded deck put in transparent plastic bag, face card transforms into selection Lecture Notes Las Vegas 2007 19
T. Page Wright A Card, A Number ten red and ten black cards, rubber banded, card at chosen number travels into other pile, more details than in referenceAlso published here
  • Page Wright's Notebook (1933)
Prolix (Issue 5) 289
Derek DelGaudio Banded Diagonal Palm Shift DPS with rubber banded deckInspired byRelated to Derek DelGaudio 8
Karl Fulves The Band Is Back rubber band vanishes and appears around half the deck, chosen card reversed Prolix (Issue 7) 488
Denis Behr Herbert - The Trained Rubber Band rubber band around deck disappears and is found around selection, repeat with named cardInspired byRelated toVariations Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 2 76
Ryan Schlutz Sprung & Dagger banded deck, card pops out at right angleInspired by Making the Cut 57
Karl Fulves Bandido blue-backed card signed on back and pushed in rubber banded deck, card jumps out of banded red deck, blue deck spread, it is in new deck order with red-backed selection at position Prolix (Issue 10) 675
Willie Johnson Banded Diagonal Palm Shift Related toAlso published here
  • The Sphinx, July 1925
Prolix (Issue 10) 675
Roberto Giobbi The Rubber Band Ploy The Art of Switching Decks 133
Chris Westfall Sprung Change Deck wrapped with rubberband, wrong card pops out, changes into correct card Calculated Chaos 33
Gerry Scharnböck Sprung Production Card pops out of deck, using rubberbandRelated to Calculated Chaos 36
Jan Logemann Rubber-Behr (Gummi-Behr)
one of two rubber bands vanish, two selections made, rubber band finds first one, banded card then changes into thought-of second one
Inspired by Stand-Up Fantasies 7
Unknown Card with Rubber Band Gaff card with strand of rubber band The Secrets of So Sato 100
Vanni Bossi Fresco rubber-banded deck, novel wax management The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 57
So Sato Warp Wrap deck rubber banded, selection penetrates from center and drops to table, back to center, it vanishes and reappears in wrapped deck in spectator's hands The Secrets of So Sato 99
Vanni Bossi A Germain Twist rubber banded deck put in transparent plastic bag, face card transforms into selectionInspired by The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 68
Ryan Schlutz Sprung Location deck bound by rubber band, card pops out at right angle, multiple cards ideasInspired by False Anchors - Volume Two 34
Denis Behr Haunted Herbert haunted deck into three directions, ends relatively clean
- Tabled Handling
- In-the-Hands Handling
Inspired by
  • "The Haunted Pack" (Edward Victor, Further Magic of the Hands, 1946)
Related to
Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 74