71 entries in Cards / Sleights / Cuts / False Cut / Partial
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown False Shuffles - Third Method top stock retained, repeat center cuts
1889 Tricks with Cards 27
S. W. Erdnase IV. To Retain the Bottom Stock
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 42
S. W. Erdnase V. To Retain Bottom Stock. Riffle II and Cut IV Combination Riffle and Cuts
Related to 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 44
Unknown III. To Retain the Top Stock running cut with break
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1902 The Expert at the Card Table 41
Unknown Gamblers' False Cut - Retaining Bottom Stock tabled, straight cut, bottom cards slid back to bottom
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1940 Expert Card Technique 79
Unknown "Bottom" Card Control Fan Cut
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 261
Unknown "Top" Card Control Fan Cut
1941/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 1 260
Edward Marlo Marlo's Running Cut in-the-hands swing cut running cut, also as top stock control
Related toVariations 1942 Deck Deception 14
Unknown Palm Cut
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 136
Unknown Fourth Method
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 135
Unknown Third Method
1948 The Royal Road to Card Magic 134
Bill Simon The Basic Cut top and bottom cards are retained
1952 Effective Card Magic 176
Edward Marlo, S. W. Erdnase Handling Of False Cuts And Blinds
Inspired by 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 2
Harry Lorayne The Spectator Estimates straight cut that retains bottom stock used as gag
1962 Close-up Card Magic 188
Edward Marlo The True False Cut top stock
1968 Expert Card Conjuring 20
Unknown Center Hindu Shuffle basic, center cuts to retain bottom stock
1973 Into the 4th Dimension... and Beyond 7
Harry Lorayne Double-Cut Series - Cut 1 top stock, in the hands
1975 Afterthoughts 55
Unknown Triple Cut Control from hindu shuffle position with perpendicular packets
  • as top stock control
  • as bottom stock control
  • as full deck control
1975 New and Novel Knowledge 15
Ross Bertram A Cut to Retain Bottom Stock #1 in-the-hands
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 87
Ross Bertram A Cut to Retain Bottom Stock #2 in-the-hands
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 88
Doug Edwards A Las Vegas Cut running false cut, top and bottom control
1978 Cardmania 35
Unknown Partial False Cut retaining top and bottom stock
1980 Exclusive Card Secrets 23
Dr. Jacob Daley, Dai Vernon False Cut top stock, or set-up for red-black shuffle
1981 The Chronicles (Issue 30) 1364
Dr. George E. Casaubon Pincer Grip Possibilities A. Middle to top Pincer Cut
B Mixing the Middle Pincer Cut
C. Pincer Packet Control
D. The Insertion Pincer Cut
E. The Shark Bite Pincer Cut
F. The Pincer Grip Shuffle
Related toAlso published here 1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 226
Jack McMillen Gamblers' Stack tabled, straight cut, bottom cards slid back to bottom
Also published here 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 2) 11
Steve Beam Partial Falsie on the table
1991 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 38) 688
Chris Kenner The Five Faces of Sybil flourish cut in 5 packets, retains top and bottom, similar to Hooser's "The Ultimate Illogical Cut"
Related to 1992 Totally Out Of Control 125
Steve Beam Partial Falsie on the table
1993 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks 66
Unknown The Giovanni False Cut top stock, overhand shuffle position
Variations 1993 Profile (Issue 12) 2
Bob Irons Bottom Running-Cut placing a key card above the top stock during running cut, bottom strip
1994 Roger's Thesaurus 104
Joe Rindfleisch Carousel Cut three packets, top stock control
1994 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 54) 996
Martin A. Nash Block HaLo credit correction see p. 2700
May 1996 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 5) 2646
S. W. Erdnase A Combination False Shuffle and Cut
1998 Card College — Volume 3 646
Harry Levine The Sandwich Cut one-handed
1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 69) 1439
Bob Irons Bottom Running Cut placing a key card above the top stock during running cut, bottom strip
Related to 1999 Tricks of my Trade 66
Ellis Stanyon False Cut to Retain the Bottom Stock No. 26, running cut, deck held over the table
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 288
Ellis Stanyon False Cut to Retain the Top Stock No. 25, running cut, deck held over the table
1999 Ellis Stanyon's Best Card Tricks 287
Karl Fulves Partial False Cut cutting some cards from top into center to not disturb bottom half
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 50
Unknown Simple Bottom Stock Control tabled riffle shuffle and center cut
2001 My Best Self-Working Card Tricks 65
Harry Lorayne Even Better Red/Black Shuffles
  • Faro Based Method (center pulled out)
  • Hindu-Shuffle Based Method (also as running cut)
2011 Special Effects 49
Darwin Ortiz Divided-Deck Up-the-Ladder Cut
2012 Lessons in Card Mastery 166
Juan Villarejo Corte Múltiples en Mesa a dos Manos multiple cut on the table, top stock control
2017 El Mago en la Mesa de Juego — Volumen I 27
Juan Villarejo Combinación del Corte Múltiple a un Mano con el Corte para Retener el Paquete Superior de Erdnase first triple cut, then a running cut
Inspired by 2017 El Mago en la Mesa de Juego — Volumen I 29
S. W. Erdnase Top Stock Control
Related to 2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 285
Johnny Thompson, Dai Vernon False Running Cut "Greek", top and bottom stock
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 1) 165
Tom Gagnon Cutting Action Gambler's False Cut tabled, straight cut, bottom cards slid back to bottom
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 380
S. W. Erdnase To Retain the Top Stock
Also published here 2019 The Acorn Notes 21
Tom Gagnon Dribbler Action Gambler's False Cut tabled, straight cut, bottom cards slid back to bottom
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 382
Shane Cobalt To Retain Top Stock Without Breaking Stride
Inspired by 2019 The Acorn Notes 23
S. W. Erdnase To Retain the Bottom Stock
Also published here 2019 The Acorn Notes 22
Shane Cobalt To Retain Bottom Stock Without Breaking Stride
Inspired by 2019 The Acorn Notes 23
Tom Gagnon One-Handed Gambler's False Cut tabled, straight cut, bottom cards slid back to bottom
Inspired byVariations 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 378
Steve Forte 1st phase: red-black cuts/strips strip cuts that retain a color separation or sometimes half the deck
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 877
Steve Forte Multi-pile Cuts several options
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 847
Lewis Jones Multi-Cuts
  • Top-and-bottom Control
  • Full-deck Control
  • Face-up Control
  • OOTW Special
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 269
Steve Forte More Options several slug control cuts
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 848
Steve Forte Erdnase False Strips improvements for the Erdnase system and its set-up cut
  • top slug
  • bottom slug
Related to 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 86
Steve Forte delaying the strip top slug, riffle shuffle and cut combination, break held near bottom during shuffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 88
Steve Beam Choice Cut I spectator cuts several packets on table, to retain top portion
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 320
Steve Forte over-the-top (bottom slug) single strip action
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 89
Steve Forte pick-up strip (top slug) single strip action, tabled lift shuffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 89
Steve Beam Choice Cut II spectator cuts several packets on table, to retain top portion
2020 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 321
Steve Forte Base-Strip running cut off the bottom
  • technical observations
    • instant start
    • clearing the bottom half
    • lifting the bottom half
    • exaggeration
    • tilting
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 90
Steve Forte Hidden Secrets - False Strip/Cut as used in television show "Hidden Secrets of Magic" (1996), "don't-let-go" principle
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 91
Steve Forte center-strip bottom slug, in-the-hands
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 215
Steve Forte F-strip strip cut with laid jog, optionally followed by riffle shuffle
  • technical observations
    • first stripped packet
    • second stripped packet
    • remaining stripped packets
    • orientation of stripped packets
    • squaring options
    • tight stripping actions
    • split and riffle
    • stripping thin, splitting halves
    • carrying bottom slugs
    • automatic brief
    • f-strip with double cut
Related to 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 95
Steve Forte bottom slugs in-the-hands running cut
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 217
Steve Forte one-handed bottom slug Charlier
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 1001
Steve Forte top slugs in-the-hands running cut combinations
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 216
Steve Forte Bottom-Slug Hops bottom slug secretly slid back to bottom as bottom half is placed on top half
  • bottom-slug hop, one card
  • bottom-slug hop, multiple cards
Related to 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 315
Steve Forte Other Variants
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 327