35 entries in Cards / Gaffed Cards & Decks / Cards / Step gaff
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Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Bathing Beauties four queens, one in hat three in glass of water, the one in hat vanishes, then all from glass, then all back in hat, using step gaff and clear celluloid cardRelated to Prepared Cards and Accessories 3
Unknown Partial Step Gaff partial back glued on face card The Esoterist 35
Allan Ackerman The Palm Switch sandwiched card (really only a step gaff) exchanged for palmed card The Esoterist 40
Edward Victor, Frank Butler Perfected Prophecy six cards in row, backs numbered, spectator rolls die, this card predicted, step-gaff and die with missing number, see also p. 415Related to
  • Edward Victor (Magic of 1936)
  • Frank Butler ("Mental Magic Compendium", Magic Wand, March 1947)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4) 404
Charles T. Jordan Spirit Aces four Nines and four Aces in piles on table, two nines put on top of deck followed by two aces, yes aces are on table and all four Nines on top of deck, two extra aces and step gaff, see p. 424 for correction The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 7) 417
Karl Fulves Reunion gaffedRelated to Packet Switches (Part Two) 96
Karl Fulves One As Two gaffed Packet Switches (Part One) 44
Lin Searles Crossroader five-card poker hand spread face-down, center card is red-backed Queen of Spades, one card exchanged, now all have different colored backs The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 8th Folio) 671
Brother John Hamman Fan Gaffs cards with stepped fans Kabbala - Volume 3 (Vol. 3, No. 1) 12
David Solomon The One At A Time Reverse Assembly using gaff with two aces on one card (named Castillion gaff)Related to Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 16
Bernard Bilis Collectors using overlap gaff French Pasteboards 14
Bernard Bilis Open Travelers Again using overlap gaff French Pasteboards 25
Paul Harris The Time Machine using a black piece of cardboard as time machine three Kings vanish and reappear in deck Close-up Fantasies - Book II 1
Gene Castillon Succession Aces of a Different Color odd-backed, gaffed
A. Five-Card Ace Packet Approach
B. Four-Card Approach
The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 27
Gene Castillon Successful Succession A. Full Deck Approach
B. Packet Approach
The Lost Pages of the Kabbala 31
Stephen Tucker Geiger Find selection is found by using other card as Geiger Counter, deck ends up blank and geiger card becomes "52 on 1" card Spell-Binder (Vol. 1, No. 6) 107
Edward Marlo Eidetic Aces visual appearance at once in leader packet Card Finesse 185
Karl Fulves Hocus Poker V Hocus Poker 16
Karl Fulves Hocus Poker - Again using step gaff with four indices, including variation "With A Borrowed Deck" Hocus Poker 20
Karl Fulves Hocus Poker IV Hocus Poker 11
Alf Goodwin The Magician's Four Aces using two unusual gaffs Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 8) 1084
David Britland June - The Second Effect two cards with narrow open slits, signed chosen card sandwiched and penetrated with other cardInspired by
  • "Submarine Card" (Bob Ostin)
A Lady Through and Through 6
Don England Losers Weepers using Step Gaff for clean handling Don England's Gaffed to the Hilt! 13
Doug Edwards Joker Poker using "Step Gaff" Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 11, No. 5) 1498
Theodore DeLand, Brother John Hamman Fan Gaffs cards with stepped fans The Secrets of Brother John Hamman 180
Philip T. Goldstein Shinkansen cards across with four red and four blue cards, chosen card travels NYCANOTES 4
Philip T. Goldstein Shinkansen cards across with four red and four blue cards, chosen card travels Music City Conclave 1992 Notes 5
Peter Duffie Get Back! King placed amongst the four Fours travel back to the King packet (jumbo cards) Effortless Card Magic 113
Bob Kohler The Multiback Gaff divided back with step-gaff spread on one half Kardz 4
Al Baker Monte Surprise transformation kicker, part of card glued on other card The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 564
Karl Fulves Elusive Colors Ace to Four of Clubs in hat, spectator takes one out - Two of Clubs, the other three cards change in other deuces, credit informationInspired by
  • Eureka Card Trick (DeLand, Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks, 1999, p. 190)
Hofzinser Notebook 61
Wesley James Birthday Aces "alpha", hinged flaps Enchantments 451
Joshua Jay Overlap Twisting Twisting the Jacks routine with Overlap gaff, instant turnover as kicker ending Sleight of Hand and a Twist of Fate 45
Joshua Jay Jumbo Overlap Homing Card Homing Card plot with jumbo cards and Overlap gimmick Sleight of Hand and a Twist of Fate 50
Jörg Alexander Weber Casino using red and black poker chipInspired by ZauberKunstStücke - Band 2 76