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  Fitzkee - The TRICK BRAIN - Chapter TWELVE
Rope tricks supply the greatest number of examples of the application of disguising the location of the damage while another portion is exhibited as the restored area.
When a length of this rope is cut in two, an apparent restoration may be accomplished by sliding the outer casing back over the inner casing until a rope of approximately the original length is created.
In Wizzo, a trick wherein a piece of string, laid in a folded paper tube, is apparently cut when the paper is cut in two, the string is maneuvered around the scissors in such a manner that the cord does not encounter the scissors.
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 Cut and restore rope trick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The cut and restore rope trick is a magic effect where the performer will cut a piece of rope, tie it together and then magic away the knot leaving an untouched rope.
The performer sometimes asks a member of the audience to try to perform the trick with him on stage, and they are inevitably surprised to find that the magician's rope is restored at the end of the trick while their rope is not.
Both methods involve misdirection of the audience to suggest the rope is cut in two when it is in fact not.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cut_and_restore_rope_trick   (189 words)

  
 Rope Magic
Rope tricks are always popular and this authoritative, comprehensive work on the subject gives the methods that the best rope magicians have used in their performances.
These are followed by such tricks as "The Vishnu Rope Mystery" and the "Hindu Turban Mystery" in the chapter entitled "Cut-and-Restored Rope." In "Ropes That Think" he demonstrates such fascinating maneuvers as "Liars' Ropes" and "Séance." You'll also learn how to do a one-hand figure eight, perform a "Double-Ring Ceremony" and make an endless chain.
These useful gimmicks were made for cut and restored rope tricks, binding tricks and any type of illusion that needs to have two pieces of rope become one.
www.larocksmagic.com /magic/rope_magic.htm   (1334 words)

  
 Rope, String and Ribbon Tricks - 101 Best Magic Tricks
Now have him pass the rope between your wrists, and pull the rope so that its center is between your wrists, while he holds the ends.
Lay the ropes together on a table, and tie a piece of thin white cotton thread around both ropes in their centers.
Take the rope by the ends, one in each hand, and let the center swing down, showing that the rope is restored.
www.oldandsold.com /articles02/101magictricks5.shtml   (3533 words)

  
 worlddiary » Blog Archive » SM Learning the tricks rope trick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Rope tricks rely on the illusion you give to your audience that you’re doing something to the ropes when you’re really doing something else.
Basically what you will tell the audience is that you ‘cut’ a rope into two pieces, say your magic words and ‘restore’ it back to one piece looking as if it wasn’t cut in the first place.
Yes, you will cut the rope but what you’re cutting is the small section of the rope with the knot at the end.
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 Learn a Magic Trick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The rope is cut in two and the cut ends tied together.
Cut loop D and hold both ends of the small piece (B - D)that you cut off, letting the other ends fall (Figure 4).
You may want to do a comedy bit with a volunteer trying to cut the rope with break-apart scissors, etc. Once the knot is tied you may want to find it off center and trim off the long end.
www.professorwonder.com /magic2.htm   (469 words)

  
 Funmaza.Com (-: Magic Rope Trick 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
1) Clip the two ends of a rope with your fingers and thumb as shown in the diagram on the left.
3) Tell your audience that you are going to cut the rope into two pieces as you are cutting the top loop into two halves.
When you stretch out and restore the rope, hide the short length of rope in your hand and use it for the next act - Magic Rope Trick (3).
www.funmaza.com /funny_trick10.html   (167 words)

  
 Ultimate Magic Network: Magic Library: Read Trick
The magician shows a rope, pulls a loop of the rope up between hands and proceeds to cut it.
Then ends of the rope are then pulled to show the rope fully restored.
Show the longer rope, then grab the middle of the rope with the hand (left hand) with the thumb tip.
www.ultimatemagic.com /library/read.php?ID=103   (332 words)

  
 Misdirections Magic Shop -- Tenyo & Signature Magic
This trick is a light-weight version of the same trick that enables you to perform this powerful effect at any time.
The cutting machine can be moved along the rope and the spectator can decide the exact spot where the rope will be sliced in two.
There are several fine magic tricks that create the illusion of a pen penetrating a bill without making a hole, namely John Cornelius' Pen Through Anything and Perfect Pen, as well as Doug Edwards' Wonder Penetratinn, the origins of which trace back to Wandering Hole, created by Hideo Kato at Tenyo.
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 rope magic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
He cuts the rope cleanly in two pieces and winds it over his hand.
The rope is cut again in yet another spot, wound round the hand.....
The trick is very easy to do with the special rope and routine supplied.
www.shaunyee.com /rope_magic.htm   (800 words)

  
 Rope, Paper and Flower Magic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A length of white rope with a knot tied in its center is used to do incredible magic.
He takes a pair of scissors and visibly proceeds to cut a circle about five inches in diameter, from the center of the paper.
However, the magician remarks that he can't understand why, even though he cuts a circle out of the paper, the hole that is left is square.
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 A & L Magic - Catalog
As the rope is stretched between them, it is easy to see that it is only one piece of rope.
The trick is ready to use the moment you unpack it.
The trick is always ready to be performed, no preparations, and the ropes can be handed for examination.
www.azmagic.net /philippines/almagicweb/magiccat.htm   (2730 words)

  
 Rope Magic
This is a collection of eight of his very best rope tricks, along with his complete Gospel presentation.
After performing your favorite rope trick, you notice that a piece of rope is hanging from your left coat sleeve.
A member of the audience selects one rope, and ties a silk onto it with a strong knot.
www.magiclegends.com /ropemagic.html   (1669 words)

  
 david blain magic trick secrets
Many simple conjuring tricks continue to be used to defraud the innocent, however often they have been exposed and debunked.
The three card trick, also called "Find the Lady" or "three card monte", is an old favourite of street hustlers and conmen; also, the shell game, in which a pea is hidden under one of three walnuts.
Before you play a trick, remember to make sure that you have practiced your effect and presentation and, do you best, are confident in your public presentation.Good magicians all understand that their principal business is to entertain.
www.online-magic-tricks.info /david-blain-magic-trick-secrets.html   (402 words)

  
 Magic Tricks: MAGICIAN'S ROPE - 25 FEET + BONUS CUT & RESTORED ROPE TRICKS
This is a tremendous rope routine which has been kept a secret by magicians for many years.
As the rope is stretched between them, they can see that it is one solid piece of rope.
This rope can also be used for other magic tricks which require magician's rope.
www.abra4magic.com /magic-tricks/p1283.html   (267 words)

  
 Clown Antics: Magic Books
All of the tricks are described in simple language and every one of the tricks is EASY to do.
Slip cut forces, reverse cut forces, break forces, magician's choice, svengali forces, forces based on the hindu shuffle, various types of forcing decks.
These tricks are good for small or large groups but will fit in your pocket.
www.clownantics.com /magicbooks.shtml   (1735 words)

  
 newsobserver.com | Yuks, not yuck   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
When he attempts magic tricks, they fail abysmally.
In one trick, a child is summoned on stage as Dumas pours milk into a cup.
He does the cut-and-restore-the-rope trick and the vanishing ball shtick.
www.newsobserver.com /105/story/469563.html   (524 words)

  
 magic rope trick - 4th Magic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The cut and restore rope trick is a magic effect where the performer will cut a piece of rope, tie it together and then magic away the...
Roped is quite possibly the most surprising trick with ropes you have ever seen.
Explore the magic of this master of sleight of hand who bases his tricks on cards, coins, handkerchiefs, knives, dice, ropes, and thimbles.
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 Interesting Question   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
One of the great things about DC as an entertainer is that you can't tell when something goes wrong with Plan A unless you knew what Plan A was to begin with.
I've heard a couple of stories about "the way the trick ended up wasn't how it was supposed to", but I haven't actually caught any of this in any show that I've seen...
I was watching his live show once...During the "cut and restore rope" trick, the girl actually broke the scissors in half!
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 Starting with rope magic - :: Ellusionist > >
The first 2 times I cut the rope, it "restored" itself.
It wasn't until the third cut that I was able to make the rope stay "apart" long enough to "restore" it.
this has some amazing rope effects.im pretty sure thats what it is called i just did a google search and nothing came up about but im pretty sure thats the name of it.
www.elusionist.com /forums/showthread.php?p=527361#post527361   (430 words)

  
 Dick Barry's "New Magic"
You explain that the most dangerous trick in all of magic is the legendary BULLET CATCH, where a bullet shot from a gun is caught in the teeth of the magician.
A newspaper restoration that doesn't require a new set of newspapers for each performance - is easy to perform - fits in your pocket - has a funny routine and is guaranteed to AMAZE and Amuse.
Use MAGIC CUTTER instead of bulky and dangerous scissors for your cut and restore rope routine.
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 Bubba's Clown Supplies - ONLINE MAGIC SHOP
These are the balloons needed for the Needle thru the balloon trick.
A heart is placed on a rope and then tied into place.
Ask Jesus to set you free and instantly the heart is free of the rope and the other objects are still on the rope.
www.bubbasikes.com /magic.html   (1853 words)

  
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Preston Houer has been involved with the art of illusion and sleight of hand for over 30 years.
Learning The Tricks: Rope Tricks by Preston Houer - Rope tricks rely on the illusion you give to your audience that you're doing something to the ropes when you're really doing something else.
Basically what you will tell the audience is that you 'cut' a r...
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 How to do card tricks | Learn magic card tricks | magic card tricks
These Amazing, mind-boggling card tricks are favourites of the pros' and are guaranteed to baffle and delight any audience and amaze and amuse even the most sceptical of family and friends.
I was convinced that real magicians had to be very clever with their hands to master lots of difficult sleights and moves and so I put off trying to learn magic for several years (what a waste).
Also the audience tend to regard themselves as pretty knowledgeable and sophisticated and they assume that the tricks must be done by lasers or electronics or something really clever and scientific to fool someone as clever as them.....
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 What's New For May 2002 Part - 2
It's also the first time her mom and sister get to see what the big secret is. I made her a little Graduation Gift Bag of goodies for her new journey into the world.
There was a part of the trick where I picked her up and slid her over a few feet and sat her down again.
The first thing that came out of her mouth was, "Not the hair!" and then, "watch touch the hair." I was really at a loss, cause not little 8 year old kid ever said that before.
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 Balloons
Dissolve knots, cut and restore ropes, make ropes magically shrink or grow longer, rope escape tricks, flourish knots.
The trick ahs been featured by nearly every great performer in the history of the art, in nearly every venue, from street corners to Broadway theaters.
It is likely the most popular magic trick of all time.
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 Magic Course | magic lessons |- CD/Video Lessons
You'll learn tricks that you can do to baffle, amaze and amuse your friends at the bar, in the restaurant, at the table and in the street.
I do a different cut and restored rope routine but will be changing to yours as well as the torn and restored newspaper.
I started a few years ago to do some magic with some ready made tricks and then started buying some books filled with illustrations, these books are very good but sometimes very hard to understand even with the illustrations.
www.magictouches.com /procourse.htm   (3425 words)

  
 Cut and Restored Rope - | MagicTricks.Com: The Magician's Magic Shop
A popular classic trick that continues to amaze.
Learn to cut an ordinary length of rope into two pieces, then magically restore it back into one whole piece!
Comes with several feet of white magician's rope plus instructions.
www.magictricks.com /closeup/cutrope.htm   (147 words)

  
 Magic tricks revealed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
By freezing frames, jumping to specific performances and explanations, mastering these magic tricks becomes elementary for every one.
By freezing frames, jumping to specific performances and explanations, mastering these magic tricks becomes elementary for everyone.
This broadcast quality DVD teaches you how to use the special secret of the Stripper Deck to perform 25 miraculous feats — just as if you were a professional sleight of hand artist.
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 How To Have Fun With Magic: Learning the Tricks: Rope Tricks
How To Have Fun With Magic: Learning the Tricks: Rope Tricks
Preston Houer has been involved with the art of illusion and slight of hand for over 30 years.
Learning the tricks: Buy or make your props
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 Restore Videos
This guy teaches you how to cut a rope and put it back together.
A wooden match or toothpick is wrapped in a handkerchief and broken by a volunteer.
A very easy way to retrieve a file or to restore your computer to an earlier date/time.........
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