227 entries in Rubber Band
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Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Hexenknoten silks are suddenly knotted together, then loose again, secret rubber band, attachment at back of chair that holds it until needed
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 5 No. 3) 35
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rubber Band Thumb Tie Method thumb tie with rubber bands
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 1
Dr. L. Rothbart Beats the Band! handling for jumping rubber band
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 8) 3
Unknown The Jumping Rubber Band classic
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 134
Unknown The Penetrating Ring fingers trapped with rubber band, yet finger ring gets on finger
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 131
Ken Crossen Elas-Trick through hand
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 25) 104
Mel Forrester Rubber Band Thumb Tie knotting method
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 283
Dr. William E. Belanger No Rubber Cement three methods for clippo without rubber cement
The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 116) 467
Ronald B. Edwards ScissorAction rubberband on scissors
The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 162) 653
Gene Tarbell Rubber Band Off String rubber band penetrates string
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 104
Martin Gardner Rubber Bands
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 91
Alex Elmsley The Twisted Band Puzzle to remove the twists in a wide rubber band
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 91
Fred Furman The Jumping Band Rubber band jumps from index finger to middle finger
Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 91
Dai Vernon, Bill Bowman Dai Vernon's Adaption of Bill Bowman's "Clipped" rubber band is linked to safety pins when jumped off bill
Inspired byAlso published here The Dai Vernon Book of Magic 103
Sid Lorraine Snap! rubber band around folded business card, both cut but rubber band remains intact, should be called "Snappy"
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 49
Bento Bento's Bat special paddle, which holds rubber bands on each side
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 133
Harry Lorayne Snap!
Related toVariations HEX! 25
Unknown Linked Paper-Clip Idea rubber band is linked to safety pins when jumped off bill
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 2) 306
Harry Lorayne, Walter Rollins Snap! Plus three part routine: one of two rubber bands vanishes from classic penetration position, broken and restored, second rubberband appears and vanishes
Reputation-Makers 125
Roy Baker Bandit Bill with rubber band
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 236
Unknown The Uncanny Penetrating Rubber Bands now known as "Crazy Man's Handcuffs"
VariationsAlso published here Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 214
Alex Elmsley Twister puzzle about twisted wide rubber band
VariationsAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 5) 606
Bob Read, Pete Biro Impromptu Sight Bits Business gags with a rubber band and fingerettes
Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 6) 72
Jim Ryan Good Night, George! rubber band is slowly moving down into fist
Lecture Notes Bar Magic 8
Jim Ryan Oops, Broke the Band!
Lecture Notes Bar Magic 7
Derek Dingle Elastic Illusion single rubber band splits in two, starts with optical illusion and single band
Inspired by
  • Larry Arcuri & Karl Fulves
Related toVariations
The Chronicles (Issue 2) 1075
Neal Thomas A Puzzle rubber band configuration between fingers, "It should be noted, that Neal is 8 years old."
Related toAlso published here The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1127
Karl Fulves Elastrik ending with genuinely linked rubber bands
Inspired by The Chronicles (Issue 11) 1173
Arthur Setterington Tube-Off plastic tube is threaded on a rubber band and penetrates it under a handkerchief
Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 10) 583
Unknown Owi Goowi the Worm thick piece of a rubber band "vanishes" by crawling into hand
Elastrix 21
Unknown Beadazzled bead on long rubber band, held stretched next to card spread, moves and stops at selection
Elastrix 26
Neal Thomas Elastic Solution rubber band configuration between fingers
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1301
Unknown The Two Way-Stretch making one rubber band look like two
Elastrix 9
Unknown For the Kids faces on wide rubber band become distorted when band is pulled
Elastrix 13
Unknown Loop the Loop loop around spectator's finger is freed
Elastrix 14
Unknown Spirit Arrow arrow on block of wood points to "yes" or "no" to answer questions
Elastrix 14
Unknown To Make Anything Disappear with a Rubber Band small item put in silk vanishes
Elastrix 16
Unknown Betcha-Can't putting rubber band around spectator's hand that he cannot remove one-handed
Related to Elastrix 11
Unknown The Dancing Pencils gag
Elastrix 17
Unknown Aladdin's Ring optical illusion/effect when rubber band is spun around fingers
Elastrix 20
Unknown Try Your Hand at This putting rubber band around spectator's hand that he cannot remove one-handed
Related to Elastrix 28
Unknown The Clips That Join configuration with bill, paper clips and rubber band, bill pulled and other things linked
Elastrix 29
Alex Elmsley Let's Do the Twist puzzle about twisted wide rubber band
Also published here Elastrix 31
Unknown Bracelet and Band removing bracelet that is around one finger while tips of fingers are banded with rubber band
Elastrix 31
Unknown The Jumping Band band around fingers, spectator places hand on top, rubber band jumps onto his fingers
Elastrix 33
Unknown A Borrowed Loop endless chain type layout with rubber band, knowing when pencil or finger will be caught
Elastrix 35
Walter Rollins, Harry Lorayne Torn and Restored Elastic "Snap!"
Elastrix 8
Karl Fulves Jacks And Jill cards penetrate rubber band around case
Cryptology 110
Karl Fulves Puzzling Passage card penetrates rubber band around deck, problem
Related to Cryptology 105
Father Cyprian Cyprian's Passage rubber band around case, card visibly pushed through
Related to Cryptology 106
Jay Rene It's a Snap rubber band through thumb
Elastrix 7
Paul Harris Stretch rubber banded deck, top card pulled through and penetrates rubber band
Variations Close-up Entertainer 148
Unknown Ring-Off getting ring off rubber band, more a puzzle
Related to Elastrix 10
Unknown Put It On reverse of "Ring-Off"
Related to Elastrix 10
Unknown Snap rubber band around card, card penetrates and is now around next card, "Pixel" precursor
Elastrix 15
Unknown Thumb Penetration
Elastrix 22
Unknown Button Holed long elastic through spectator's button hole
Elastrix 25
Unknown Ring-Go! rubber band on string, ends held by spectator, it is removed
Elastrix 28
Willie Schneider Willie Schneider Contributed This One thumb penetration
Elastrix 33
Unknown Criss-Cross deck wrapped both ways with rubber band, thrown to other hand, selection remains in hand
Elastrix 24
Unknown A Penetration two rubber bands around hand, penetration
Elastrix 34
Ben D. Stone Thumb-Thru
Elastrix 34
Unknown Penetrating Bands
Also published here Elastrix 12
Unknown A Star is Born twisting a rubber band into star figure
Elastrix 5
Willie Schneider Seeing Stars star figure between fingers
Elastrix 6
Unknown The Herring Bone Design
Elastrix 24
Unknown Challenge Interlace Interlude doing a one-handed interlace design faster than spectator
Elastrix 25
Unknown "Y" Not two different colored rubber bands are in some configuration and change places
Elastrix 27
Stanley Collins Jumping Band rubber band jumps from two finger to other two fingers
  • The Exchange Jump (two rubber bands simultaneously)
  • For the Skeptics (locked with another rubber band)
Elastrix 11
Fred Furman The Jumping Band rubber band between two fingers, apparently penetrates one while spectator is holding the finger
Also published here
  • The Magical Bulletin, Jan. 1921
Elastrix 30
Unknown Finger Penetration
Elastrix 32
Ed Balducci Another Finger Penetration
Elastrix 32
Karl Fulves Tale Twister No. 55, variation on Elmsley's Twister with two pens
Inspired by Self-Working Table Magic 68
Unknown Bet a Band No. 57, rubber band on finger which is held by spectator is freed, as a bar bet
Self-Working Table Magic 70
Alex Elmsley Twister No. 54, performer twist rubber band and spectator holds it, he cannot untwist it
Also published here Self-Working Table Magic 67
Stanley Collins The Jumping Rubber Band No. 58, classic
Self-Working Table Magic 71
Fred Furman Double Jump No. 59, Collins Jumping Rubber Band, with two bands
Self-Working Table Magic 73
Bruce Elliott Flying Clipper No. 60, double jumping rubber band routine, on one is a paper clip, looks like clip jumps from band to band
Self-Working Table Magic 73
Neal Thomas Strange Interlude No. 62, rubber band configuration between fingers
Also published here Self-Working Table Magic 75
Karl Fulves Slippery Shears No. 56, rubber band on scissors, us freed under handkerchief
Self-Working Table Magic 69
Ken Beale A Quick Getaway No. 61, rubber band penetrates pencil held by spectator, with business card
Self-Working Table Magic 74
Derek Dingle Elastic Illusion sleeving
Related toVariations The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 213
Unknown Das springende Gummiband jumping rubber band, classic
Je geschickter desto Zauberer 27
Jay Sankey Temporal Elasticity signed rubberband disappears from deck and reappears around wrist watch
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 12) 107
Michael Weber, Gaëtan Bloom Flash Link really linked, see credit correction on page lxix
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra) 158
Michael Weber Linking Stanley really linked
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. Winter Extra) 159
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer finger ring on rubber band
Related toVariationsAlso published here The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 13) 120
Steve Beam Convincer for Rubber Ringer
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 2) 36
Pascal Monmoine Match Missile building a match missile
Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 6) 1234
El Duco Fantastic Elastics
Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 3) 1191
Michael Weber The Linking Rubber Bands examinable in linked condition
Also published here Side Effects 7
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
Bill Kalush Rubber Ringer two phases
Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 12
Loren Michaels Band-It opposite than normal Crazy Man's Handcuffs
West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1 No. 2) 12
Michael Rubinstein Elastically Yours torn rubber band is tied together, knot visibly vanishes
The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 31, 32 & 33) 332
Michael Weber Linking Rubber Bands examinable in linked condition
Also published here Gimmick (Issue 1) 12
Michael Ammar, Harry Lorayne Harry Lorayne's Snapped
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 4) 7
Jay Sankey Elastic Infiltration rubberband around card case is initialed, vanishes and reappears inside case around deck
Related toVariations Sankey Panky 11
Michael Ammar Ring Band-It finger ring on rubber band
Variations Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 1) 1
A. Berkeley Davis Band Display touches
Inspired by Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 4) 8
Ray Kosby Elephant Rubber rubber band is stretched and is then large rubber band
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 7) 1
Ray Kosby Recurring Nightmare Professor's Nightmare with 3 different sized rubber bands
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1 No. 11&12) 6
George D. Franzen The Dissolving Rubber Band as climax to usual penetration
Related toAlso published here Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 11) 1426
Ken Simmons A Banded Vanish rubber band around deck simply vanishes, two methods
Riffling the Pasteboards — Again! 64
Jay Sankey, Richard Sanders The Impromptu Link two phases
Inspired by When Creators Collide... 52
Rajneesh Madhok The Uncanny Penetrating Finger Ring rubber band through finger ring
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 5) 1350
Eric DeCamps "Snap" Finger Ring/Link
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 7) 1371
Bill Wisch Bill's Monte rubber band around finger, spectator must trap it by grabbing correct finger
Inspired by
  • Fred Furman (Encyclopedia of Impromptu Magic, p. 510, The Magic Book, p. 45)
The Chronicles (Issue 32) 1378
David Britland Elastic Thread as Reel Substitute
Related to
  • "Penetrable Silk" (Spalding, Rice's Encyclopedia of Silk Magic Vol. 2)
Card Kinetics 38
Michael Ammar The Linking Bands Pinch finesse
Inspired by Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 4,5&6) 6
Dan Harlan, Mitch Williams Linking Rubber Bands
Related toVariations Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 4,5&6) 28
Dan Harlan Traveling Cash folded bill jumps up the ladder of two rubber bands between fingers
The Minotaur (Issue Sneak Preview) 1
Herb Zarrow Unlinking Bands
The Chronicles (Issue 31) 1365
Arthur Setterington Getaway
Also published here
  • "Getaway" (Arthur Setterington, New Pentagram, May 1970)
The Chronicles (Issue 31) 1368
Herb Zarrow Linking Bands
The Chronicles (Issue 32) 1377
Karrell Fox Houdini Escapes rubber band jumps from first and second to third and fourth finger, with second band around finger tips
My Latest Book 37
Dan Harlan The Incredible Shrinking Rubber Band
Variations The Minotaur (Vol. 1 No. 4) 8
Steve Beam Snap! Handling
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 30) 529
Chris Kenner The Battle of the Bands
Related toAlso published here The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 30) 525
Mark Fitzgerald Back Two-Gether reversed Setterington's linking rubber bands / Crazy Man's Handcuffs
The Minotaur (Vol. 1 No. 2) 8
Jerry Andrus The Andrus Bands
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 33) 585
Stephen Kradolfer The Power Link
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 33) 581
Michael Weber Knot the Truth knot in rubberband divines selected matchbook, animation
Life Savers 54
Sammy Rimington Loop de Loop band is "snapped" in two
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 1) 1878
Carl Albright Bang, You're Dead! Boomerang Rubberband
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 12) 2005
Alex Elmsley The Twister (A Puzzle)
Also published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 169
Bobby Plaut Breaking Up the Band broken rubber band transposes with unbroken one
The Minotaur (Vol. 3 No. 4) 6
Michael Ammar Broken & Restored Rubberband Finesse
The Magic of Michael Ammar 154
Harry Lorayne Snap!
Related to The Minotaur (Vol. 3 No. 4) 6
Edward Marlo Stretching It card pocketed, banded deck, rubber band vanishes and reappears around pocketed card, two methods
Variations Banded Deck Effects 29
Ken Simmons Stretching It Too Far card pocketed, banded deck, rubber band vanishes and reappears around pocketed card, two methods
Inspired by Banded Deck Effects 32
Ken Simmons A Banded Vanish rubber band around deck, it vanishes and remains gone
Banded Deck Effects 10
Scott Robinson Robber Bands one of two rubber bands vanishes
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 37) 664
Scott Robinson Contra Band two rubber bands link, then one vanishes
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 39) 702
Stan Hersch The Linking Rubberbands credit corrections see p. 2003
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 6) 1933
Michael Ammar The Linking Headbands Pinch done with thick headbands
The Magic of Michael Ammar 158
Michael Weber, Chris Kenner Stretching It
  • Phase One (linking)
  • Phase Two Unlinking (Dan Harlan position)
Related to Life Savers 139
Michael Ammar Ring Band-It three phases
The Magic of Michael Ammar 135
Richard Bartram, Jr. Break Through rubber band through pencil
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 37) 661
Michael Ammar The Crazy Man's Handcuffs
The Magic of Michael Ammar 238
Michael Weber Offhand Penetration rubber band through spectator's wrist
Related to Life Savers 58
Dr. Gordon J. Arquette Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 7) 2095
Dan Harlan Inescapable thing with fingers locked with rubberband, credit corrections see p. 2231 (Vol. 4)
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15 No. 12) 2155
Steve Beam Encoded one of several rubber bands is selected, when stretched "You will pick me" is seen written on it
Related to The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 44) 792
Chris Kenner Missing Link
Related toAlso published here Totally Out Of Control 15
Barry Govan Ring Link ring on rubber band, finally rubber band is broken to release ring
Ring Link 4
Mark Fitzgerald Duet penetrating rubber bands variations and handling, crazy man's handcuffs
The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 43) 773
David Neighbors Twice As Crazy variation on Setterington's Crazy Man's Handcuffs
The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 3) 3
Ken Kuroki Stanley Collins Meets Corinda four-phase rubber band through fingers, fooling
Five Times Five - Japan 48
Dan Harlan Joint Venture rubber band penetrates middle finger twice
The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 2) 10
Scott Hitchcock The Programmed Rubber Band instant between finger linking and application
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 10) 2277
Karl Fulves Dating Game three names written on paper, one is the girlfriend, pencil on rubber band moves to answer questions
Related to
  • "Pendulum" (Bob Ostin)
Easy-to-Do Magic Tricks for Children 20
Michael Goldman A "Golden" Escape finger ring
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 6) 2225
Karl Fulves Elastic Lock rubber band used to lock fingers, another one still manages to be around finger
Easy-to-Do Magic Tricks for Children 8
Karl Fulves By Any Stretch small and large rubber band around fingers, spectator holds fingers, the bands transpose, spectator has to close eyes, duplicate on wrist
Inspired by
  • Ken Kuroki trick
Related to
Rigmarole (Issue 4) 46
T. C. Churchwell Band through Wrist
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 3) 2194
Karl Fulves Interval of Darkness "By Any Stretch - Part Two of a continuing series"
rubber band on performer's finger, spectator holds finger and closes eyes, rubber band is released, repeat phase
Related toAlso published here Verbatim (Issue 4) 29
Klipper Philip The Mysterious moving Coin "tension"-principle
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 1) 2310
Joe Rindfleisch Chain Gang several rubber bands knot together (link) in the hand
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 4) 14
Scott Hitchcock The Uncanny Re-Linked Rubber Bands acutally reverse for penetration
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 6) 2372
Michael Goldman Strand through Strand one rubberband
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 12) 2439
Joe Rindfleisch Slurp! rubber band moves into hand and vanishes, band around wrists, hand as puppet
Inspired by Elastrix — Volume 2 8
Joe Rindfleisch One-T(w)o-One one rubber band becomes two and one again
Related to Elastrix — Volume 2 10
Joe Rindfleisch The Way They Make Them piece broken off rubber band, they become two rubber bands, then dozens of little bands appear
Elastrix - Volume 2 15
Joe Rindfleisch Snap Variation
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 5) 2506
Joe Rindfleisch !panS
Inspired by Elastrix — Volume 2 1
Joe Rindfleisch Rubber Rabbit with secret second rubber band
Elastrix - Volume 2 3
Joe Rindfleisch Twentieth Century Bands rubber band appears (actually) linked between two other bands
Elastrix - Volume 2 13
Joel Givens Geometrick
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 55) 1041
Joe Rindfleisch The Jo-dan Link
Inspired by Elastrix — Volume 2 17
Joe Rindfleisch Remote Link spectator holds bands between fingers
Inspired by Elastrix — Volume 2 20
Paul Daniels Truly Through stem of wine glass
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 10) 2559
Joe Rindfleisch Thnap! doubled rubber band penetrates (spectator's) thumb
Elastrix - Volume 2 4
Joe Rindfleisch Rubber Necking rubber band through neck
Elastrix - Volume 2 6
Joe Rindfleisch Likewise Kneed rubber band through leg
Elastrix - Volume 2 7
Joe Rindfleisch A Marriage of Convenience
Inspired by Elastrix — Volume 2 22
Joe Rindfleisch On Again, Off Again brass ring penetrates rubber band
  • First Penetration - On!
  • Second Penetration - Off!
  • Third Penetration - On Again!
  • Fourth Penetration - Off Again!
  • Fifth Penetration - On Once More!
  • Sixth Penetration - Spin Off!
  • Seventh Penetration - Off on Command!
  • Final Phase - Link and Restoration!
Inspired by Elastrix — Volume 2 25
Karl Fulves Brass Band rubber band on performer's third finger, spectator holds second and third fingers and closes eyes, rubber band is now on second and third fingers
Related toAlso published here Underworld (Issue 1) 8
Karl Fulves Band It No. 21, rubber band on performer's fourth finger, spectator holds second and third fingers and closes eyes, rubber band is now on second and third fingers
Also published here Easy Magic 27
Karl Fulves Interval of Darkness No. 22, rubber band on performer's finger, spectator holds finger and closes eyes, rubber band is released, repeat phase
Also published here Easy Magic 28
Joel Givens Cuff Link rubber band is knotted, when the knot is untied there are two rubber bands
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 60) 1169
Peter W. Tappan The Old Jumping Rubber Band finessed handling
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 9) 2693
Bob Knigge Hook-Up two rubber bands link, reversed Crazy Man's Handcuffs, then through spectator's finger
The Minotaur (Vol. 8 No. 1) 8
Bruce Colton Rubber Band Through Wrist
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 3) 2621
David Harkey, Eric Anderson Schmobius rubber band is impossibly tangled with a knot in it
Ah-ha! 57
Richard Bartram, Jr. Elashtick when stretched message on rubber band can be read
Related to Trephine 86
Joe Rindfleisch Stretching It rubber band travels from fingers of one hand to wrist of other hand
The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 63) 1243
Karl Fulves Contraband rubber band around third finger, held by spectator who closes eyes, band jumps to fourth finger, wrist hide-out, band can also jump to spectator's wrist
Related to Underworld (Issue 5) 63
Slydini Tortilla - The Magnifico Flea one rubber band lies on strands of another that is pulled tight, it moves upwards by itself
Linking Rubber Band Mystery 16
Helge Thun Double-Bind signed card appears folded in quarters in a box, folded card is wrapped in a rubber band
The Book 73
Rainer Pfeiffer Snap-Shot linking rubberbands in the spectator's hands
The Book 20
Joshua Jay Watch This! Rubberband visibly linked onto watchband
Also published here A Teen's Routines 57
Troy Hooser The Locker Dan Harlan's linking rubber bands, pad lock appears linked with the bands as a climax
Inspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 68) 1395
Slydini Linking Rubber Band Mystery crazy man's handcuffs
  • Phase 1 - The Invisible Release
  • Phase 2 - They're Never Inside
  • Phase 3 - Crisscross Transformation
  • Phase 4 - The Instant Escape
  • Phase 5 - Applause - Applause
  • Slydini's Additional Pointers
Slydini's Linking Rubber Band Mystery 6
Karl Fulves Ghost Goblet "Short Takes"
glass goblet on table upside down, rubber band around bottom, spectator puts finger on top and closes eyes, rubber band frees from spectator's finger and is around performer's
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 8) 230
Karl Fulves Bandido "Unsolved Mysteries"
rubber band around styrofoam cup moves up and down by itself, posed as a problem
The Fine Print (Issue 10) 331
Joshua Jay Watch This Rubberband visibly linked onto watchband
Also published here Magic Atlas 125
R. Paul Wilson Three bits on the band three ideas for rubber bands
Related to Omerta 10
Daniel Garcia Stretch Three phase routine with rubberbands and ring, link and unlink and vanish and appear

  • Rubberbound (page 9)
  • Ringshot (page 11)
  • Ringlink Bros (page 13)
Next 8
Unknown Coffee Cup Bet rubber band around wrist and one finger, cup hanged on same finger, rubber band has to be maneuvered into cup, spectator has to close eyes and touch finger
Related to Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 234
Karl Fulves Band o'Notes [G] - Rubber Bands, How Sized chart with sizes
Under Tension 13
Unknown Rubber Band Heat rubber band becomes hot when stretched, reprinted from "The Big Stretch" (Ada & Frank Graham, 1985)
Under Tension 59
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
David Acer Packs a Wallet! Rubberband wrapped around wallet vanishes, appears around a credit card inside the wallet
Inspired by Random Acts of Magic 275
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 Stretching The Truth word written on wide rubber band when stretched is no longer readable when collapsed, instant stooge application
Related to Latter Day Secrets (Issue 10) 432
Karl Fulves Auto Kinetic blank cards with street names, spectator writes his street on one, arranged in face-down row on table, ungaffed toy car moves towards spectator's card with rubber band held motionless above
Inspired by
  • "Pendulum" (Bob Ostin, marketed effect)
Related to
Prolix (Issue 1) 1
Karl Fulves Circle Lift "Unexplained"
one bracelet or ring or rubber band picket up with another one, posed as a problem
Prolix (Issue 2) 110
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 transpose
Inspired by
  • "Pendulum" (Bob Ostin, marketed effect)
Prolix (Issue 1) 4
Tomas Blomberg A Band On After doing Penetrating Rubber Bands / Crazy Mans Handcuffs, one of the rubberbands vanishes and appears looped on performer's ear
Inspired by Erik Nordvall Lecture Notes Asia 2006 17
Martin Gardner Band Through Hand or string, rubber band penetrates finger and vanishes (if rubber band is used)
Related to Prolix (Issue 3) 196
Unknown The Psychic Rubber Band prediction written on rubber band
Secret Agenda (Issue Oct 21) 314
Karl Fulves The Band Is Back rubber band vanishes and appears around half the deck, chosen card reversed
Prolix (Issue 7) 488
Tyler Wilson A.K.A. 47 rubber band and borrowed ring link
Also published here Reinventing the Real 121
Unknown Penetrating Rubber Band Gag through spectator's finger
Secret Agenda (Issue Jan 8) 12
Michael Weber Inanimate Liar clean vanish
Also published here Knew & Improved 5
Bill Bowman, Dai Vernon Clipped! rubber band is linked to safety pins when jumped off bill
Also published here Mr. Mysto's Wizard Academy 14
Shane Cobalt The Silly Little Rubber Band Trick Rubberband starts dangling from thumb, with a wave becomes intertwined between the fingers, more of a stunt
Chasing Dovetails 25
Michael Weber Inanimate Liar clean vanish
Also published here Blackpool Twenty Twelve 9
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
George D. Franzen The Dissolving Rubber Band as climax to crazy man's hand cuffs
Also published here Stand-Up Fantasies 7
Tom Gagnon Wristy Penetration
Inspired byAlso published here
  • Mojo, Vol. 1 No. 6
Too Hot for the Devil 211
Michael Weber Inanimate Liar clean vanish
Also published here The Session 2015 11
Tomas Blomberg ABandOn after doing Crazy Man´s Handcuffs, one of the bands merges into the other
Related toVariations Blomberg Laboratories 22
Tomas Blomberg Magic Lesson six-phase routine where a rubber band and a borrowed ring are linked and unlinked several times. When the ring is going to be handed back to its owner, it changes places with the rubber band
Inspired byRelated to
  • "Pinnacle" (Russ Niedzwiecki DVD, 2005)
Blomberg Laboratories 25
Henry Harrius Crazyman's Split Spectator and magician hold onto a single rubberband together, a gentle tap splits it into two rubberbands
Pure 8
Michael Weber Inanimate Liar clean vanish
Also published here Black Tears 1