183 entries in Ring / Ring and Rope Routines & Moves
  
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Charles T. Jordan A New Ring Release No. 2, inside paper box
Ten New Miscellaneous Tricks 5
Charles T. Jordan The Psychic Ring Release No. 7
Ten New Pocket Tricks 14
Chris Charlton, Laurie Ireland Another Effect with Chris Charlton's Ringing the Ribbon Gimmick ring and ribbon
Ireland Writes a Book 25
Tom Sellers The Phantom Ring
Sellers' Secrets 13
Tom Sellers The Rings and Cord several rings on rope get free
Sellers' Secrets 19
Unknown The Spirit Bracelet hands of performer and spectator tied with string between them, wooden ring penetrates in three phases
The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1937) 220
Dr. Edward G. Ervin Ringing a Ribbon
The Strange Inventions of Doctor Ervin 51
Tom Sellers The Jumping Ring knotted ring jumps to another knot
Related to Scots Magic 13
Tom Sellers Easy Ropes and Rings intro for the rope and rings trick
Condensed Conjuring 2
Tom Sellers A Different Ring Release penetration of several small rings from a string
Condensed Conjuring 3
Unknown Metal Ring on a String
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 137
Unknown Patriotic Rings and String three paper rings on string, named color penetrates
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 140
Clayton Rawson Twist for Ring and String hands tied with rope, ring on rope
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 25) 106
Bob Hanko Papo-Leaso signed paper ring penetrates rope under a handkerchief
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 43) 178
Tom Osborne The Ring from a Rope with extra
My Best 261
Bertram Millidge A Ring and a Ribbon five phases, with and without the Jardine Ellis Ring, normal ring and split ring
Two Jardine Ellis Ring-On-Ribbon Routines 2
Harold Denhart Ring on the Rope rope tied to both wrists, rubber ring links to rope
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 164
Stewart James, Harlan Tarbell Hindu Ring on the Rope beneth handkerchief
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 167
Peter Warlock Ring and Rope Release
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 169
U. F. Grant Zella Ring on the Rope using extra piece
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 173
U. F. Grant Another Ending for Zella Ring on the Rope with restoration
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 179
U. F. Grant Bombay Ropes and Rings several rings and hat, grandmother's necklace principle
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 181
Bertram Millidge Silk through Ring larger ring through ribbon
Unconventional Magic 24
Dr. William E. Belanger Dr. Belanger's Ring off the Wand with duplicate, wand and handkerchief
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 377) 337
Unknown Linx ring on rope move, see p. 426 for comments and ideas
Related to The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 397) 415
Lewis Ganson, J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen, Frederica Bangle Delight linking by Rink, unlinking by Frederica
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 40
Raymond Hafler Travelling Ring ring knotted on rope jumps to two other knots
Related to The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 44
Glenn G. Gravatt Ring Transposition under a handkerchief a red ring knotted on a red ribbon and a yellow ring knotted on a yellow ribbon change places
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 47
Glenn G. Gravatt Two Rings and A Silk two rings are knotted on a silk, selected one penetrates the silk
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 51
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
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 53
Horace E. Bennett, Franklin V. Taylor Jardine Ellis Routine on and off the shoelace, in the end string is threaded on finger ring
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 316
Ken De Courcy Sheer Simplicity jardine ellis ring and rope
Variations The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 320
Stewart James, Charles Nyquist, Hans E. Trixer Ring on Cord ring on rope under handkerchief
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 323
Jack Avis Houdini Ring ring off rope
Related to The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 325
Ken De Courcy Rope, Handkerchief and Rind Mystery jardine ellis ring vanishes and appears knotted on rope
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 329
John Howie Cylinder, Ring and Cord jardine ellis ring vanish threaded on a rope from under a handkerchief under a cylinder, then the ring passes through a wand and under the cylinder appears a ball
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 320
Horace E. Bennett, Dan Tong Tong's Trick jardine ellis ring and split ring, ring on ribbon
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 331
Ken De Courcy Ring Appear ring appears on the middle of a rope
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 338
J. W. Sarles Spectral Rings white and black rings come off and onto rope under cover of handkerchief, three phases
Related to
  • p. 109 for reference to "Linx" in New Phoenix #397
  • Table Time (Mike Roger, MUM April 1967)
  • Linx (Unknown, 1965)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 7) 100
Arthur Setterington Joe i' London ring off and on rope in a box, magnetic rope
The Joe Smith Mysteries 10
Dan Tong Ring and Ribbon Ellis Ring
HEX! 67
Dan Tong Rope and Ring
HEX! 68
Kirk Stiles On & Off
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 4) 319
Paul Swinford Pirouette flourish for ring and rope routine, see also p. 521 for J. G. Thompson Jr. comment
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 11) 444
Karl Fulves The Left-Handed Knot comedy rope routine with two spectators and ring, woman can free rope from ring and man cannot
  • Handling of the Knot
  • Outline of the Routine
  • The Psychic Release
see also p. 676 for anecdote
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 421
Dick Jarrow DeeJay Knot
Related to The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 24) 119
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Transposition inspired by Stewart James' Sefalaljia
Related to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 181
Dick Jarrow Right On!
Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 7) 56
Billy McComb A Variation on a Theme spectator holds a ribbon over his head, a ring hangs in the middle, ring is removed from ribbon without spectator knowing how it works, paper balls over the head effect, clippo
I Did It My Way 8
Flip Hallema Ringorope
Fl!p Qu!k Tr!k Str!p 7
Rick Johnsson Quicksilver metal ring rises up a rope and penetrates
Inspired by Close-up Cavalcade 34
A. Kojima Lightning Link see also p. 684 for credit information, and p. 757 for more credit information by Sid Lorraine regarding Dr. Fred Ervis and Richard Durham
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 675
Karl Fulves Lightning Unlink
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 12) 679
G. W. Hunter Latest Rope & Ring multiple knots appear on rope and ring in chosen knot, see also p. 711
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 2) 689
Amedeo Vacca Ring & String Routine
Amedeo's Continental Magic 62
Mitchell Dyszel Swindle Ring
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 4) 705
Sam Schwartz Ring Flite
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 715
Sam Schwartz Lightning Link II
  • Lightning Unlink
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 719
Jack Chanin Chanin's Linked On ring through middle of rope, with variation by Dick Jarrow
Related to The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 3
Jimmy Kane Karate it On ring is hit with hand and ends up hanging on rope
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 4
Flip Hallema Flip it On ring on rope move, two ways
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 5
Phil Willmarth Crossed Ends Release ring cannot be taken from rope, then it falls off
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 6
Phil Willmarth Misdirection Throw On ring is thrown on rope, move
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 9
Phil Willmarth Direct Throw On ring is thrown on rope, without get-ready
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 10
Phil Willmarth, Tony Anverdi After-Anverdi Off "Overhanded Anverdi", ring off rope
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 10
Tony Anverdi Anverdi Two Off move, ring apparently off
Related to The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 12
Flip Hallema, Phil Willmarth Another Flip It On ring is thrown in center of the rope
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 13
Flip Hallema Flip's Original Throw On ring is thrown in center of the rope
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 15
Flip Hallema Flip's Snap It On with large ring
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 16
Phil Willmarth Swing It Off Right
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 17
Rick Johnsson Swing It Off Left "elevator handling"
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 17
Norman Houghton Melt-Through Ring Off
Also published here
  • "Abracadabra" #1000
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 20
Norman Houghton How To De-Rope a Ring
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 21
Phil Willmarth Chapter Two: Knot Effects
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 23
Harlan Tarbell, Stewart James, Phil Willmarth Sefalalja Revisited
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 23
Phil Willmarth Instantaneous Knot On one handed, ring on knot
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 25
Dick Jarrow, Phil Willmarth Hindu Ring in Knot ring on rope, knotted
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 27
Stewart Judah Judah's Version of Hunter's Bow Knot with a ring
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 28
Phil Willmarth Hunter Knot Spin Off with Hunter's Bow Knot
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 29
Milbourne Christopher Chefalo Knot Release
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 31
Milbourne Christopher The Ring Escape
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 32
Milbourne Christopher Christopher's Toss-Through Knot
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 33
Phil Willmarth, Burling Hull Pull the Knot & Ring Off
Related to
  • J. G. Thompson, Jr. "Top Secrets of Magic Vol. 2" P. 227
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 34
Flip Hallema Flip's Knot Release
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 35
Flip Hallema Flip's Ring in Knot
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 36
Phil Willmarth The Impossible Knot and Ring without letting go of ends
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 38
Verne Chesbro, Phil Willmarth Chesbro's Knot it Off
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 39
Verne Chesbro, Phil Willmarth Chesbro's Knot it On
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 41
Dick Jarrow, Phil Willmarth The "Scissors" Release
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 42
Phil Willmarth Doubled Rip-Off
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 43
Dick Jarrow Single Ring Double-Knotted
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 45
Phil Willmarth Chapter Three: Open Knot Effects
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 47
Phil Willmarth, Verne Chesbro Thru-The-Hole On ring is pulled in open knot
Related to
  • J. G. Thompson, Jr. "Top Secrets of Magic Vol. 2"
The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 47
Dick Jarrow Satin's Knot and Ring Thru ring is pulled in open knot
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 49
Peter Warlock Android Two On
Related to
  • Peter Warlock's "Warlock's Way"
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 50
Peter Warlock Android On
Also published here
  • Peter Warlock's "Warlock's Way"
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 51
Dick Jarrow Deejay Rope / Silk Pull Off
The Ring & Rope Book - Volume One 58
Dick Jarrow, Flip Hallema, Phil Willmarth Deejay Knot On including the variations Backward Deejay, Forward Deejay and the Swinging Deejay
Related to The Ring & Rope Book — Volume One 54
Roy Baker Yecrik two colored rings change places on a string
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 7&8) 388
Glennan Over The Top
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 9) 405
Stephen Minch The Ribbon That Was Something Ellis ribbon, small metal ring appears, penetration routine
Inspired by Creations of a Magical Madman 76
Tommy Wonder Rope and Ring Routine ring penetrates rope and changes color twice
Related to Jos Bema - Lecture 4
Karl Fulves Robot Ring betting game like endless chain with ring and rope
  • The Win/Lose Option
  • The Must-Lose Option
  • The Must-Win Option
see p. 1149 for comment by Jerry Fulton
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 6) 1118
Horace E. Bennett My Jardine Ellis Ring Routine on and off shoelace
Related toAlso published here On Your Feet 25
Jim Laconte Escape! large ring and rope
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 429
Bob Hummer Hummer's Ring and Cord ring off and on string with handkerchief
Also published here
  • a part of Martin Gardner's column in "Hugard's Magic Monthly"
Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 85
Karl Fulves The Demon's Ring Release No. 7, using cardboard rings
The Children's Magic Kit 7
Eric DeCamps Impossible Visual Link
Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 8) 525
Jack Mitzman One-Handed GH Release
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 10) 545
John Ramsay Ring Off Rope wooden ring is removed from rope behind back, tied with two knots
The Ramsay Finale 67
Ali Bongo Ring on Rope in paper bag, extra ring
1983 12
Doug Bennett Bewildering ring & rope routine with secret thread attached to rope
  • Phase I - The Melt-Through Penetration
  • Phase II - The "On" Penetration
  • Phase III - The Mirroraculous Penetration
  • No Strings Attached
  • Patter For Bewildering
New Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 2) 1
Michael Gorman Two Rings and Rope elaboration of dropping ring on rope, with two rings
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 122
Warren Stephens The Ring Thing penetration of rope, with gimmick
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 134
Dick Jarrow, Jack Potter Multiple DJ Knot ring and rope, several knots ring comes off
Magic from the Parade #1 9
Rick Johnsson The Daisy Chain on-penetration of ring on rope
Magic from the Parade #1 12
Phil Willmarth New One Hand Knot - With Ring
Magic from the Parade #1 14
Daniel Kalanowski Nightmare End as Daniel Kalinofski, releasing pair of scissors from a rope, extra piece
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 36) 710
Bruce Allen The Ring and Rope with extra piece
VariationsAlso published here Striking Magic 24
Norman Houghton Phase Zwei ring is thrown on rope, move
Also published here
  • Stewart James' "Abbott's Encyclopedia of Rope Tricks - Vol. 3" P. 207. 1980.
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 5
Willi Wessel Phase Drei (Der Grund-Griff) threading rope from ring and secretly threading it back in, convincing method
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 7
Dom Cervas Phase Eins ring penetrates middle of rope, move
Related toAlso published here
  • Dom Cervas' "Close-Up Ring Penetration" in "Genii" Vol. 36, Nr. 11. 1972. P. 489.
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 3
Willi Wessel Phase Vier rope linked on rope
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 9
Willi Wessel Phase Fünf ring on rope move, through center
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 10
Willi Wessel Phase Sechs ring on rope move, center put on ring slowly penetrates ring
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 12
Willi Wessel Phase Sieben rope is cut and two pieces knotted together, ring and rope fall off rope, rope is restored
Close-Up Ring-Seil-Routine 14
Eric DeCamps Ring and Rope
Also published here The Magic of Eric DeCamps 10
James G. Thompson Jr. Ricochet Ring "Bounding Bangle", ring on loop of rope, held between hands, ring jumps from lower strand to upper strand
Variations Contemporary Rope Magic - Part I 26
Aldo Colombini Autostop with two rings, different sizes
Gimmick (Issue 4) 14
Fred Kaps Ring off String extra ring, also method with extra piece of rope where ring and middle of the rope is behind book
It's So Simple 22
Joseph K. Schmidt Up The Sleeve
Inspired by Epoptica (Issue 10) 517
Steve Roth Link Illusion
  • Bluff Off
  • Drop Link
  • Swindle On
  • Up and Off
  • Notes and Credits
The Chronicles (Issue 33) 1385
Karl Fulves Mystery Ring No. 5, ring onto rope under handkerchief cover
Inspired by
  • Peter Warlock and Jack Miller principle
Related toAlso published here
Self-Working Handkerchief Magic 14
Carl Albright Ring "Proof"
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 4) 1772
Carl Albright Ring to Ring
Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 4) 1773
Aldo Colombini On and Off
Variations Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 13 No. 6) 1792
John Bannon The Brass Zero ring rope penetration
Impossibilia 63
Unknown Wishing Rings No. 54, two rings threaded onto two ropes, chosen one penetrates and is free
Self-Working Rope Magic 111
Jack Miller Miller's Move No. 58, ring onto rope with tied ends
Variations Self-Working Rope Magic 123
Bob Hummer Hummering I No. 59, ring onto rope
Self-Working Rope Magic 125
Bob Hummer Hummering II No. 60, ring onto rope
Self-Working Rope Magic 127
Karl Fulves, Peter Warlock Releaso No. 61, ring onto rope
Inspired byRelated to Self-Working Rope Magic 127
Bruce Allen Hope on a Rope with extra piece
Also published here How Magic Works 16
Steve Clark Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 14 No. 6) 1936
David (Foote) Drake Here Comes the Bridle Hitch Bridle Hitch with knotted rope and without hands
The Minotaur (Vol. 3 No. 3) 4
Harvey Rosenthal Bangle Tangle two rings are knotted on a rope, flourish, figure eight knots
The Minotaur (Vol. 4 No. 1) 7
Bob McAllister Rings should "ring" using two rings
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 3) 2185
Doug Edwards Ring-on-Rope Toss
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 4) 2200
Les Scheyer It Doesn't Stand Alone visual gag
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 5) 2213
Michael Sondermeyer Direct Ring/Rope Penetration for rather small ring
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 11) 2285
Stephen Tucker Symphony small ring changes to key
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 12) 2301
Harvey Rosenthal Loop De Loop ring off rope move, knot
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 3) 10
Horace E. Bennett Ellis Ring - A New Beginning with shoelace
Close-Up File 27
Horace E. Bennett My Jardine Ellis Ring Routine on and off shoelace
Also published here Close-Up File 30
Harold Cataquet Perfect Ring-on-Rope Illusion
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 1) 2455
Steve Dusheck Doubleffect shoelace changes color & penetration
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 12) 2585
Karl Norman Ring and Rope Routine piece of rope is cut and restored twice
40 Years at the Forks 65
Martin Gardner Sefalaljia Sans
Arcane (Issue 14) 208
Dan Harlan On Again Off Again ring and rope move
The Minotaur (Vol. 7 No. 3) 6
Karl Fulves Ghost Ring No. 18, rope between wrists, large ring penetrates onto it when spectator closes eyes
Easy Magic 23
Karl Fulves Behind That Door No. 19, rope to wrist, other end held by spectator, ring onto rope when out of sight behind a door
Easy Magic 24
Pavel Perfekte Ring-Durchdringung ring on rope, magnetic rope
M wie Magie 20
Felix Farrell Ring & Rope Climax climax for Allen / Williamson routine, ring knotted on rope, ring is removed with knot on it
Inspired by Aus dem Effeff... 66
Francis Tabary Double Ring Through
Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 1) 2595
Tommy Wonder Colors Three and Through ring and rope routine, with color changing ring
  • Phase One: The Ring Goes On
  • Phase Two: The Ring Comes Off
  • Phase Three: On Again
  • Phase Four: From Orange to Blue
  • Phase Five: From Blue to White
  • Phase Six: Off Once More
  • Phase Seven: One More Time
Related to The Books of Wonder — Volume 2 161
Ronald J. Dayton New Vista Rope & Ring "Blink Knot" combined with ring
Also published here
  • MUM, January 1995
The Fine Print (Issue 7) 197
Karl Fulves Silberian Ring Release "Unsolved Mysteries"
ring-rope release with arm, posed as a problem
The Fine Print (Issue 9) 267
Karl Fulves Wraparound "a one-handed harness hitch"
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 9) 271
Karl Fulves After Eva Fay variation of classic ring release, ring tied on rope, more rings then threaded onto rope, those rings are released
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 7) 190
Karl Fulves Harness Hitch Bet
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 9) 274
Jack Avis Houdini Ring
Related to Vis à Vis 145
Jack Avis Escape from Ellis ellis ring off cord
Vis à Vis 148
John Hawken Penetring ring of cord, beads at end of cord
Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 10) 4
John Derris, Bob McAllister Staggering ring and rope, based on McAllister routine, magnet
Come A Little Closer 38
Aldo Colombini Ring Up ring off rope, knot
Standing Room Only 9
Bruce Allen Ring Around the Rope with extra piece
Also published here MagiFest ManiFest 14
Joseph K. Schmidt Elevator Malfunction
Inspired by
  • "Elevator Ring" (Sam Schwartz)
Prolix (Issue 5) 340
Unknown Picking Pockets ring and string release, spectator holds one end
Prolix (Issue 6) 406
Allan Lambie Ring Escape
Prolix (Issue 8) 542
Joseph K. Schmidt Dayton Plus Chop
Inspired by
  • "Simple Offering" (Rope Worker - A Tribute to R. C. Buff)
Prolix (Issue 9) 582
Walter Rollins Ringy Dingy three rings penetrate a rope one by one
Variations Prolix (Issue 10) 652
Karl Fulves KF Notes Jardine-Ellis ring with Rollins's routine
Inspired by Prolix (Issue 10) 654
Doug Edwards Kicker Rope ring and knot off rope
Nukes 126