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Dai Vernon Vernon's Aces aces separated in four piles, brought together to top via faroVariations Close-up Card Magic 162
Karl Fulves Other Forms Of The Transposition transpositions of three or more cards within the deck with some examples (2n cards in a deck), Examples 7-10Related to Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Faro Techniques) 12
William Zavis Beginning Again odd-backed blank card is inserted in deck, it becomes a card according to spectator's wishes, gray code and faro, full-deck versionRelated to Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 62
Murray Bonfeld Bonfeld Half Pass swing cut coverVariationsAlso published here Epilogue (Issue 19) 181
Murray Bonfeld Bonfeld Bottom Deal Epilogue (Issue 19) 181
Murray Bonfeld Vernon's Aces plus Kings Kings and Aces lost, found and dealt, extensionInspired by Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 3) 37
Murray Bonfeld Novel Faro Relationships introducing mathematical language and some properties
- Basic Terminology and Operations
- For A 52 Card Deck Only
- For A 51 Card Deck Only
Faro Concepts 2
Murray Bonfeld Faro Functions further notations and properties Faro Concepts 8
Murray Bonfeld Even Number Of Cards relationships for decks with 2n cards Faro Concepts 8
Murray Bonfeld Faro Shuffle Recycling Table required number of in and out shuffles listed for a deck with two to 52 cards Faro Concepts 10
Murray Bonfeld Up And Down Faro System turning one half over before faro shuffling them together and how it affects the recycling properties Faro Concepts 11
Murray Bonfeld Unit Shuffles Related to Faro Concepts 11
Murray Bonfeld Multiples Of Four relationships for decks with 4n cards Faro Concepts 12
Murray Bonfeld Odd Numbers Of Cards relationships for decks with 2n-1 cards Faro Concepts 13
Murray Bonfeld Unit Restorations Related to Faro Concepts 16
Murray Bonfeld The 32-Card Deck: An Analysis twenty properties and relationships for a deck with 32 cards, some things also hold for a deck with 2n cards Faro Concepts 18
Murray Bonfeld The Principle of Internal Shuffling following groups and belts within a 52-card deck and how they behave under variations of in- and out-shuffles
- Controlling 16 Cards Among 52
- Controlling 10 Cards Among 52
- Controlling 8 Cards Among 52
- Inshuffle Groups
- Odd Deck Technique
Related to Faro Concepts 27
Murray Bonfeld Placement For Thirds faro shuffle that distributes a group three cards apart, e.g. the spades then lie SxxSxxSxx..., not a perfect tripe faroRelated to Faro Concepts 31
Murray Bonfeld Sympathetic Perception five (mental) selections, deck shuffled and dealt into three piles, all selections end up in one pile Faro Concepts 32
Murray Bonfeld Thirteen Reverse spades are ordered but distributed in deck, their order is reversed with faro shuffles Faro Concepts 33
Murray Bonfeld Shuffled Interchange two spade cards are named, their position in the deck is transposed with faros Faro Concepts 34
Murray Bonfeld Any Card, Any Number - The First System shuffling card from position x to the top in odd deck, modified in-faro for even deck that ignored bottom card, reverse method for Alex Elmsley's Binary Translocation No. 1Inspired byRelated to Faro Concepts 41
Murray Bonfeld Any Card, Any Number - The Second System bringing a card from position x to y with faro shuffling, odd deck, with even deck modified in-faro is required that ignores top card, generalization of Alex Elmsley's Binary TranslocationsRelated to Faro Concepts 42
Murray Bonfeld, Alex Elmsley Principles and Routines applicationsInspired by Faro Concepts 48
Murray Bonfeld Cut Coincidence selection is found at number specified by amount of cut-off cards, Penelope's Principle, faro Faro Concepts 48
Murray Bonfeld More Power Of Thought stay stack, faro, Penelope's Principle Faro Concepts 48
Murray Bonfeld Column Correspondence faro, Penelope's Principle Faro Concepts 49
Murray Bonfeld Caught Card #1001 faro, Penelope's Principle Faro Concepts 50
Murray Bonfeld Double Coincidence finding mates ala Power of Thought, then the other two mates as well, faro, Penelope's Principle, full deck stack Faro Concepts 50
Murray Bonfeld More Theorems relationships when faros are combined with cuts in even deck
- Cuts And Faros Combined
- Shuffle Theorems
Faro Concepts 52
Karl Fulves The Theoretical Faro definition of IO and OI as an entity and properties of IO- and OI-sequences
- The Conjugate Pair Faro
- The Inverted Conjugate Pair Faro
Related to Faro Possibilities 6
Karl Fulves, Steve Shimm Faro Shuffle Machines examining the problem of finding an algorithm to find a faro combination to shuffle from position x to position y, discussed with a 6-card deckRelated to Faro Possibilities 9
Karl Fulves (2) Primitive Cycles maintaining sequences that are repeatedRelated to Faro Possibilities 27
Gene Finnell, Harry Lorayne, Murray Bonfeld FABULOUS using faro, see page 372 for handling variation by Charles Hudson Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 12) 280
Murray Bonfeld Morray Bonfeld's Faro Program program for programmable calculator to find how many faros are required for recycling the orderRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 29) 112
Karl Fulves (reviewer) Permutations by Cutting & Shuffling by Murray Bonfeld Interlocutor (Issue 29) 114
Murray Bonfeld The Bonfeld Half Pass swing cut coverAlso published here Milennium Aces 86
Murray Bonfeld Flushed Collectors no selections required, Royal Flush Finale Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 891
Murray Bonfeld Double Poker Control faro, Free-Cut PrincipleInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 9) 1256
Alex Elmsley Binary Translocations 1) to bring top card to any position with faros
2) to bring card to top with 2^x cards
3) variation of 2)
Related toVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 311
Alex Elmsley Penelope's Principle bringing center card to position corresponding with number of cards in cut-off pileRelated toVariations The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 313
Karl Fulves Bonfeld Half Pass Variation swing cut coverInspired by Off The Books (Issue 9) 163
Ryan Murray Weave in Thirds shuffling one third into the rest in an AABAAB pattern
- In the Hands
- On the Table
Related to Curious Weaving 2