31 entries in Cards / Sleights / Estimation / Mechanical Estimation
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Stuart P. Cramer Les Cartes par Hasard card thought of from the middle while riffled, multiple out after dealing into four pilesInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1936/37) 182
Louis Zingone The Zingone Thumbnail Gauge cutting off packet of known numberRelated to Expert Card Technique 114
Stuart P. Cramer Les Cartes Par Hasard card thought of from the middle while riffled, multiple out after dealing into four piles Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 17
Unknown The Practical Sharpers using finger nail gauge to position cards in gambling Card Control 116
Edward Marlo Nail Gauge Placement Marlo In Spades 29
Frederick Braue Nail Cutting Inspired by Show Stoppers with Cards 8
Bert Allerton, Frederick Braue Casual Nail Cutting Show Stoppers with Cards 9
Edward Marlo The Nail Gauge Spell The Cardician 77
Bert Allerton Nail Count using length of nail to cut off certain amount of cards The Close-Up Magician 37
Edward Marlo The Automatic Gauge Method on hard surface Estimation 3
Edward Marlo Variation of Automatic Gauge deck in longitudinal configuration Estimation 4
Louis Zingone, Edward Marlo The Nail Gauge Estimation 6
Edward Marlo Nail Gauge Variation Estimation 7
Edward Marlo Marlo's Favorite finding out how many cards a spectator cut off by cutting remainder in half and counting those Estimation 8
Unknown Thumbnail Measuring Related to The Living End 144
Joseph K. Schmidt Actually Cutting the Aces Card Cavalcade 3 82
Louis Zingone Zingone Thumbnail Gauge Card Cavalcade 3 83
Frederick Braue Tens at 10, 20, 37, 47 cutting to Tens in Nikola stack with Thumbnail Gauge (1941)Inspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 29
Frederick Braue Prearranged Pack Idea placing card at required numberInspired by The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 29
Jerry Sadowitz Pre-determined Estimation using five-card-packet, the spectator cuts only in two possible places, following three routines are using itRelated toAlso published here Cards on the Table 84
Unknown Finger Nail Estimation Trend Setters 27
Edward Marlo The Olram Poke three methods inspired by Ginsburg Poke
- First Method
- Second Method
- Third Method - "Estimation Poke" (spelling)
Inspired by The Olram File (Issue 9) 5
Richard Himber Knife Stab Estimation The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 440
Stephen Minch Mechanical Estimation some credit information The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 440
Michael Close First Finger Estimation finger of left hand estimates thickness of packet it holds Workers Number 5 135
Larry Jennings The Cut Ruse two handlings, same as Sadowitz item from referenceRelated to Jennings '67 82
Dai Vernon Fingernail Estimation magician cuts to the four Aces, previously buried by a spectator, credit informationRelated to Card College — Volume 4 883
Joe Berg Estimate behind the back estimate thickness of packet behind back Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks - Volume 1 55
Darwin Ortiz Pinky Estimation Lessons in Card Mastery 180
Jerry Sadowitz Pre-determined Estimation Also published here Plots & Methods 12
Tom Gagnon Estickmation Aces deck separated with pool cue each timeInspired byVariations Gagnon Unfiltered 438