233 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Skill Demonstration / Magician cuts to the Aces / Tabled
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Cutting at a Chosen Card stripper deck
1937 Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 266
Unknown A Cutting Discovery found by cutting to it, thumbnail estimation
Related toVariations 1940 Expert Card Technique 114
Unknown Poker Heaps performer cuts deck in five piles, good poker hand on top
1940 More Card Manipulations (Issue 3) 21
Unknown To Control Two or More Cards as four-Ace Control
1941 The Stripper Deck 8
Edward Marlo Handling Improved
Related to 1942 Let's See the Deck 10
Dai Vernon Cutting The Aces
Related toVariations 1946 Stars of Magic (Vol. 2 No. 2) 27
Edward Marlo What? No Crimps?
Related to 1947 Marlo In Spades 29
J. B. Bobo Four Ace Routine (a) four piles build by shuffling and being stopped by spectator, Ace on top of each
(b) Aces lost, number cards selected and their value used to count down to Aces
(c) "Cutting the Aces"
1947 Watch This One! 65
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue Nailcutting the Aces
1948 Show Stoppers with Cards 9
Russell T. Barnhart Four-Ace Opener slip cut
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 134
Audley Walsh Cut Up one handed cutting the Aces, Aces reversed
1949 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 187) 748
Eddie Joseph That's Your Card - Take It Away four cards chosen, lost, honest slop shuffle to mix cards face-up/face-down, performer cuts to cards
1951 More Dumbfounders with Cards 25
Edward Marlo Challenge Cutting of Aces
1953 The Cardician 67
Edward Marlo Clip Palm Ace Cutting
1957 Side Steal 54
Edward Marlo The Card Transfer for Ace Cutting only idea mentioned
1957 The Tabled Palm 37
Edward Marlo The Crimp Cull riffle shuffle cull, four Aces are corner crimped
Variations 1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 66
Edward Marlo Cutting Aces to Top of Four Packets
1959 Riffle Shuffle Systems 114
Edward Marlo The Cut Estimate cutting off the same number of card, tabled or in-the-hands, Ace cutting application
Variations 1962 Estimation 19
Edward Marlo Faro Divider Effects - Effect No. 1 Aces lost in deck, performer cuts deck in four piles with Aces on top, Kings on bottom, faro
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 14
Edward Marlo Faro Divider Effects - Effect No. 2 Aces and Kings lost in deck, performer cuts deck into four piles with Aces and Kings on top and bottom of each, faro
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 14
Edward Marlo Cutting the Aces
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 2 Slip Cut) 5
Edward Marlo Aces and Four Packets
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 2 Slip Cut) 5
Edward Marlo Kings and Aces deck cut into four packets, Kings on top and Aces on bottom, two methods
Variations 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 2 Slip Cut) 6
Edward Marlo Alternated Ace Cutting
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 2 Slip Cut) 9
Edward Marlo Shuffle and Cut Discovery of Four Aces six methods, cutting into four packets
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 3 Shuffle and Cut Discoveries) 1
Edward Marlo Four Shuffles Ace Location
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 3 Shuffle and Cut Discoveries) 10
Edward Marlo Four Ace Shuffle and Packet Cut Discoveries
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 3 Shuffle and Cut Discoveries) 11
Edward Marlo Four Ace Location (Stacked Deck Retained) four Aces shuffled into deck and cut on top of four piles, order retained
Related toVariations 1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers)
Edward Marlo Combination - Top and Bottom Block Transfers deck cut into four packets, Kings on top and Aces on bottom, order retained
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 4 Transfers) 4
Edward Marlo Flash Aces deck cut into four packets, Aces on bottom of each
1964 The Patented Shuffle (Issue 6 Effects) 17
John Benzais Four of a Kind named four-of-a-kind
1967 The Best of Benzais 36
Victor "Astor" Jamnitzky Die Lange Karte making use of reversed cards in deck with whole deck corner-shorted, like cutting to the Aces
1967 (ca.) The Astor-Deck 8
Alton Sharpe Jumping Jacks performer cuts pack into four piles, Jacks on top, then matrix routine with table mat with post card covers
1969 Expert Card Mysteries 145
David Bendix Ace-Cutting without Double-Cutting alternate way to get into "Cutting The Aces", using faro shuffle
Inspired by 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 74
Karl Fulves Octogonal Aces Aces shuffled reversed in deck, cut to again, stripper deck
Related to 1970 Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Third Supplement) 82
Edward Marlo Ace Cutting using Marlo Key Card
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 69
Edward Marlo Professional Ace Cutting with crimp
Related to 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 146
North Bigbee Magick Aces using a brand new deck
1970 The Compleat Magick — Volume I (Issue 6) 29
Allan Ackerman Axing the Aces backs of Aces change color
1971 The Esoterist 24
Dai Vernon, Harry Lorayne, Don Costello The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers with four Kings kicker and story
Inspired byVariations 1971 Reputation-Makers 11
Edward Marlo Marlo's Super Ace Cutting eight extra Aces
1971 Expert Card Chicanery 29
Karl Fulves Instant Ace Cutting Aces dropped on top of deck, instantly four piles formed
1973 Packet Switches (Part One) 28
Karl Fulves Instant Ace Cutting Aces dropped on top of deck, instantly four piles formed (problem posed on p. 28)
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 64
Karl Fulves Challenge Ace Cutting spectator shuffles cards
1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 46
Karl Fulves No-Crimp Ace Cutting setting four side jogs
Related to 1973 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Preliminary Notes on Part Two 84
Edward Marlo Surprise - Surprise - Surprise Aces produced, triumph effect with no reversed cards, Aces reverse at once
1974 The Unexpected Card Book 156
Martin A. Nash Aces For Experts Only any Ace called for
Related toVariations 1975 Ever So Sleightly 58
Martin A. Nash Spinning the Aces see p. 444 for additional crediting
Also published here 1975 Ever So Sleightly 93
Larry Jennings Gambler's Aces
VariationsAlso published here 1975 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Two 102
Bob Hamilton Extra royal flush kicker
Inspired byRelated to 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 8) 95
Peter Kane The Unkind Cut performer cuts deck in four piles, top and bottom cards are mates
1975 A Further Card Session with Peter Kane 18
Francis Carlyle Date Card Trick cutting the Aces forming year dates
1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 110
Martin A. Nash One-Armed Bandit one-handed, see p. 449 for additional crediting
Inspired by 1977 Any Second Now 246
Punx Der Mann mit dem goldenen Arm presentation for Vernon's Cutting the Aces, only production
Inspired byRelated to 1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 63
Roger Smith Ultimate Cutting the Aces from ungaffed shuffled deck
1977 The Ultimate Card Book No. 2 12
Harry Lorayne Cutting the Aces "a practice device for the Jog Shuffle", deck placed on table after jog shuffle and an Ace cut to, repeated
1977 The Magic Book 88
Allan Ackerman Ace Cutting Display
1978 Here's My Card 103
Frank Garcia Bluff Ace Opener magicians cuts four piles, all Aces, taking more card in last packet
1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 1
Frank Garcia Impossible 4 Ace Revelation magicians cuts four piles, all Aces
Variations 1978 Lecture Notes — No. 2 2
Al Smith Cross Over Aces using pick-up from wrong packets, see p. 37 for variation by David Britland
Related to 1978 The Talon (Issue 2) 13
Martin A. Nash All Challenges Met real thing, estimation, riffle cull
1979 Sleight Unseen 436
Martin A. Nash Honest Aces
Related toVariations 1979 Sleight Unseen 428
Martin A. Nash It Can't Happen Here cutting to any value named, stack
1979 Sleight Unseen 430
Edward Marlo One Hand Ace Cutting one handed cutting at four angle jogs, three methods
1979 Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 350
Karl Fulves Textbook Aces spectator cuts to Aces, then performer, at bottom of piles is Royal Flush
  • Immediate Aces
  • Knockout Poker
1979 The Chronicles (Issue 24) 1298
Steve Beam Split Cutting The Aces
1979 Magic — The Vanishing Art 10
Edward Marlo The Punch Cut cut to a full house, punched cards as crimped cards
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 9
Edward Marlo One Hand Bottom Slip Cut on the table, four techniques
Also published here 1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 237
Father Cyprian Swindle Cut Aces Aces lost and cut to by magician
Related toVariations 1980 The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 10
Father Cyprian Four Ace Quickie
1980 The Elegant Card Magic of Father Cyprian 38
Edward Marlo Another Ace Cutting Effect bottom slip cut application, step 34
1980 Marlo's Magazine Volume 4 243
Martin A. Nash Aces for Experts Only any Ace called for
Inspired by 1980 Ovation 2
Harry Lorayne, Dai Vernon, Don Costello, Martin A. Nash The Card Sharp and the Four Gamblers
Related to 1980 Ovation 4
Martin A. Nash Honest Aces shorter description
Inspired by 1980 Jacks or Better 2
H. E. Burnside Cutting the Aces
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 3) 814
John F. Mendoza, Barry Nelson Marlo-Nelson-Mendoza Hunters Kings and Queens shuffled into deck, one of the Kings put in case, deck cut into packets, Queen and King on top of each, one Queen with King in case
Inspired by 1980 John: Verse Two 15
John F. Mendoza Easy Ace Cutting tabled
1980 John: Verse Two 66
Martin A. Nash Spinning the Aces
Also published here 1980 Colors on the March 5
Harry Riser Almost Legitimate Cutting the Aces center blocks cut out one-handed
Inspired byAlso published here 1981 Arcane (Issue 6) 59
David Britland Pseudo one handed
Inspired by 1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 1) 14
Edward Marlo Story Book Poker Deal Ace cutting, repeat six hand stacking, all have quartets as climax, "inverse" belly stripper
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 88
Edward Marlo First Routine spectator shuffles between each Aces, then magician a bit too, slick cards
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 93
Edward Marlo Second Routine spectator shuffles, slick Aces
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 94
Edward Marlo Third Routine slick Aces, any Ace called for
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 94
Edward Marlo Fourth Routine slick Aces, one-handed, not recommended by Marlo...
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 95
Edward Marlo Techniques for Ace Cutting two methods
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 202
Edward Marlo Crimp Conjuring spectator shuffles, magician locates Aces two times, then stacks them, similar to snap crimp
1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 210
Edward Marlo Refined Ace Cutting from "Lost Shuffle Manuscript", using crimps or raised surfaces
Inspired by 1984 Marlo's Magazine Volume 5 216
Dr. Jacob Daley, Jack Avis Notes on Dr. Daley's Strip Out Shuffle culling of cards at known position, short Ace cutting sequence with riffle shuffle placement, all very brief
1984 Riffle Shuffle Technique — Part Three 112
Mike Gallo Suited Up Ace cutting with New Deck Order finish
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 22) 209
Michael Skinner New King Cut Kings change to Aces, Kings are also cut to
Also published here 1984 Fork Full of Appetizers — Book 2 53
Edward Marlo Mexican Joe Cuts To The Aces
1984 At The Table 83
Frederick Braue Tens at 10, 20, 37, 47 cutting to Tens in Nikola stack with Thumbnail Gauge (1941)
Inspired by 1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 29
Larry Jennings Gambler's Aces
Also published here 1986 The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 102
Bob King Anytime Ace Cut using tabled slip cut, quick
Also published here Nov. 1986 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 11) 1278
Dai Vernon The Unadulterated Cutting the Aces
Related to 1987 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 155
Gary Ouellet Three-Second Wonder crossing hands when turning over top cards, inspiration according to "JawDroppers!"
Inspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Apr. 1987 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 4) 1335
Karl Fulves Any Named Ace any Ace is cut to in a shuffled deck, riffle cull
Inspired by 1987 Riffle Shuffle Methods 6
Randy Wakeman The Odds Against Me inspired by Scarne performance on Tom Snyder's "Tomorrow Show"
1987 Special Effects 20
Thomas Hierling Haben Sie ein Lieblingsas...?! performer cuts to the Aces, then named Ace vanishes and reappears reversed in deck
Inspired by 1987 New Wave Close-Up 39
Karl Fulves Within An Ace No. 1, Aces cut to, they show up face up
Related to 1987 Secret Session — Part Two 52
Bruce Cervon Flip Over Aces fast cutting
1988 The Cervon File 196
Edward Marlo Shuffling and Cutting to the Aces using riffle cull approach
1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 77
Larry Jennings Double Revelation performer cuts to four Kings in four piles, they change to Aces via Jennings Revelation
Related to 1988 The Cardwright 8
Karrell Fox The "Informers" performer cuts deck into three piles, on top are the mates of the selection
1988 My Latest Book 53
Edward Marlo Ace Cutting using Mexican Joe Crimp
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 256
Edward Marlo Cardician's Touch spectator shuffles before each cut to an Ace, using Mexican Joe Crimp
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 259
Randy Wakeman A Dime a Dozen
1989 Randy Wakeman Presents 87
Paul Cummins On Call magician cuts pack in four piles with Aces on its faces
1990 Spectacle 63
Jack Birnman The Birnman Revelation performer cuts deck swiftly into four piles, Ace on top of each, including a handling by John Bannon
1990 Impossibilia 118
Gary Ouellet Three Second Wonder crossing hands when turning over top cards
Inspired byVariationsAlso published here 1990 Close Up Illusions 28
Edward Marlo Magician Cuts the Aces with wave work in cards
1991 The Olram File (Issue 8) 13
Doug Edwards Close the Cirlce using multiple tabled slip cuts
Apr. 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 4) 2206
Doug Edwards Close the Cirlce, Expanded using multiple tabled slip cuts, face up
Apr. 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 4) 2206
Ernest Earick Bottomland Aces spectator shuffles, performer cuts to four Aces
1993 By Forces Unseen 125
Edward Marlo Losing Aces, Cutting Aces with commentary on Dai Vernon's "Cutting the Aces"
Inspired by 1993 The Olram File (Issue 13) 14
Al Thatcher Breather Crimp Application for last Ace in Cutting the Aces
Related to 1993 Card File 174
Jerry Mentzer Challenge Aces Aces cut to from shuffled, sealed deck, breather crimps
1993 Card File 176
Alex Elmsley The Tale of the Old Timer cutting to fourJacks, then Queens, then Kings, then dealing out all Jacks to Aces
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 449
Frank Thompson Frank Thompson's Method top stock riffle control
  • Thompson Ace Cutting
1994 Crooked Tales 94
Bob Irons Gambler's Aces breather crimp, tabled
Variations 1994 Roger's Thesaurus 104
Paul Cummins Smoother Stevens cutting to four Aces in one run
1996 from a shuffled deck in use... Part Two 8
Michael Skinner New King Cut Kings change to Aces, Kings are also cut to
Also published here 1996 Classic Sampler 20
Michael Skinner Knocking Out the Aces tabled production routine
1996 Classic Sampler 76
Karl Fulves Two By Four shuffled deck, performer shuffles and cuts three piles, then names bottom cards, then new bottom cards are Aces
1996 Blocking Off 62
Karl Fulves Multitudinous cutting to three Nines and shows them to different spectators, they all see the Nine of Spades which is then removed from wallet
1996 Blocking Off 90
John Scarne Slick Aces named four-of-a-kind lost and cut to one by one (with distribution shuffle/honest aces), last ace appears with other 3 on spectator's hand
Related to 1996 Blocking Off 172
John Scarne Triple Threat performer cuts to three signed and lost cards during tabled riffle shuffles (or: full house named, performer cuts to those five cards)
1996 Blocking Off 193
James Swain Up-the-Ladder Aces
Related to 1996 Miracles with Cards 56
James Swain The Unweave Revelation Faro Divider type
1996 Miracles with Cards 109
James Swain My Opener Aces produced, triumph with Aces reversed at end, Aces lost again, cut to and new deck order finale
1996 Miracles with Cards 112
Harry Riser Erdnase Aces tabled one-at-a-time Ace production, using riffle shuffle work from Erdnase
Inspired byVariations 1996 The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 52
Harry Riser Quick Erdnase Aces quicker version
Inspired by 1996 The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 59
Jack Carpenter The Sweep Control deck cut into four piles, Ace on bottom of each, tabled
1997 The Expert's Portfolio No. 1 71
Dai Vernon, Al Mann Cutting the Aces story, with knife
Inspired by 1997 Mind Your Poker 12
Andrew Wimhurst Kicked in the Face cut in four piles, first Aces, then Jacks, Nash's Honest Aces Shuffle
1998 Down Under Deals 18
Harry Levine Climbing the Aces with up the ladder cut and breather crimp
1998 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 69) 1428
Jack Avis Flash Ace Production deck split into four packets, Ace on top of each
1998 Vis à Vis 78
Jack Avis Siva's Ace Cut
1998 Vis à Vis 80
Guy Hollingworth A More Light-Hearted Routine Ace cutting with increasing conditions
1999 Drawing Room Deceptions 192
Andrew Wimhurst, Dr. Jacob Daley Cheater's Aces
1999 Low Down Dirty Tricks 7
Baltazar Fuentes Cutting the Aces Aces put in different positions in fan with some fake spacing, found
1999 Arempi II 28
Luis H. Trueba, Martin A. Nash Honest Aces Production
Inspired by 2003 Magia y Dramagia 116
Piet Forton Cutting the Aces Vernon's Cutting the Aces, without losing Aces, Royal Flush kicker (same idea published by Bob Hamilton)
Inspired byRelated to 2005 Das 2005 — Close-Up Seminar 8
Harry Riser Almost Legitimate Cutting the Aces center blocks cut out one-handed
Inspired byAlso published here 2006 Secrets of an Escamoteur 45
Fred Robinson Fred Robinson's High Card Cut method with table-edge holdout
2009 The Magic of Fred Robinson 187
Jason England Aces to Order Aces cut to in requested order
2009 Jammin' With the Fellas 1
Karl Fulves Swiping The Aces "Unexplained"
deck cut in four piles, bottom cards shown as Aces, then they are on top, posed as a problem
2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 622
Tom Gagnon LBD Aces "Lateral Bottom Deal", Aces lost, performer quickly cuts the tabled deck four times at the Aces
2011 Avant-Cards 146
Tom Gagnon Bet Your Lateral Bottom Dollar performer cuts to the Aces one by one from tabled deck, dollar bill lies on deck, using Greek Lateral Bottom Deal
2011 Avant-Cards 148
Tom Gagnon Sticky Aces cutting to Aces after spectator's shuffle à la Scarne, using cards that have half a sticky surface
2011 Avant-Cards 155
Benjamin Earl Selective Isolation any Ace called for
2013 Less is More 2 4
Tom Gagnon Ribbon Spread Cut deck openly cut during flipping over a tabled spread, right at an Ace
2013 Too Hot for the Devil 51
Benjamin Earl Real Ace Cutting thoughts on cutting four Aces from a shuffled deck
  • Method/approach/philosophy
  • Technical Notes
  • Performance Notes
  • Final Thoughts
Also published here 2014 Less is More 3 25
Benjamin Earl The Back Room Demo false stacking demo of the four Aces from a spectator shuffled deck
Also published here 2015 Less is More Bonus 8
Steve Beam Poker Jack The magician cuts to the four aces for a poker hand. Then flips over the packets showing the four jacks for blackjack.
Related toVariations 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 9 27
Harry Lorayne Four-Second Wonder, Revised quick cutting into five packets to reveal Royal Flush, bluff crossing
Inspired by 2015 JawDroppers! 86
Joseph Barry Thanks to Vernon Aces lost and found
Inspired by 2016 Charlotte's Notes 12
Giancarlo Scalia Ace Cutting Sequence
Related to 2016 Semplici Immagini 1
Benjamin Earl Henry Topped not much relation to Christ Aces plot anymore
Also published here 2017 Less is More 22
Benjamin Earl The Back Room Demo false stacking demo of the four Aces from a spectator shuffled deck
Also published here 2017 Less is More 76
Benjamin Earl Flow Productions four Ace cutting production, "impressionistically" coming from different parts of the deck, with credit information
  • Four-Packet Flow
  • Pure Flow
Also published here 2017 Less is More 93
Benjamin Earl Real Ace Cutting: exploring realism, rhythm and nuance thoughts on cutting four Aces from a shuffled deck
  • Technical Notes
  • Performance Notes
VariationsAlso published here 2017 Less is More 129
Juan Villarejo, Gary Ouellet Primera Producción de Ases riffle shuffle set-up for Three Second Wonder, crossing the hands
Inspired by 2017 El Mago en la Mesa de Juego — Volumen I 17
Juan Villarejo, Jean-Pierre Vallarino Segunda Producción de Ases riffle shuffle set-up for Mephisto
Inspired by
  • "Mephisto" in Jean-Pierre Vallarino's "Cartes Fantasies" VHS, 1990.
2017 El Mago en la Mesa de Juego — Volumen I 20
Johnny Thompson Cutting the Aces
Inspired by 2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 69
Denis Behr Extended Gambling Demonstration multi-phase routine, named four-of-a-kind is riffle-culled, then riffle-stacked, then a bridge deal into new deck order
Inspired by 2018 Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 19
Patrik Stenberg Breakless Aces performer cuts deck into four piles to find Aces
Also published here
  • MAGIC, Feb. 2006
2018 Principia 131
Harapan Ong Messy Ace Production deck cut into many tabled packets by performer, Aces produced
Related to 2018 Principia 232
Tom Gagnon Electro Static Aces Aces lost, then found one by one by spreading the deck on the table one-handed and stopping the spread at each Ace
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 38
Tom Gagnon ZigZag Aces
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 147
Tom Gagnon Gambler's Delight Aces lost and found, then deck changes back color
Inspired by 2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 390
Allen Stratyner Al's Aces Trade Places Aces lost and Kings on the table, deck cut into four packets, Kings changed to Aces, Kings shown on top of tabled packets
Inspired by
  • "JC Aces" (Jack Carpenter, Linking Ring, Aug. 2011)
  • "JK Aitches" (Jerry K. Hartman, Linking Ring, Oct. 2011)
2019 Tesseract 170
Steve Forte Dead-cuts strip-out used as cutting to an Ace
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 139
Steve Forte Early Ideas stringing together false cut sequences
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 756
Steve Forte slip-cuts tabled strip cut sequence as slip cut substitute, also face-up
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 757
Steve Forte progressive aces each cut seems more difficult
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 757
Steve Forte cover-cards showing that no Ace is on top first
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 758
Steve Forte dead-cuts intro, about methods for cutting off a packet from tabled deck with an Ace at its face, see following items
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 758
Steve Forte estimation dead-cut, cutting off a packet from tabled deck with an Ace at its face
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 758
Steve Forte double/triple-cuts dead-cut method
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 760
Steve Forte box/riffle brief dead-cut method after a riffle shuffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 760
Steve Forte bevel/riffle brief dead-cut method after a riffle shuffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 760
Steve Forte JN dead-cut sequence dead-cut method after a riffle shuffle
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 761
Steve Forte crimps - in and out with corner crimp removal and crimping method for upper right corner of top card
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 762
Steve Forte off-the-table riffle and cascade with break wedge break
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 763
Steve Forte TCCB Aces "top, center, center, bottom", cutting deck into four piles on table, Aces revealed on top and bottom of the piles
  • getting into TCCB order
    • simultaneous top and bottom slip-cuts
    • two traditional slip-cuts
    • eliminating one slip-cut
    • eliminating both slip-cuts
    • Zarrow
    • TCCB riffle
Variations 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 765
Steve Forte gaffed cards some brief comments
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 769
Steve Forte Triple Cutting & Stripping to the Aces dead-cutting to the four Aces one by one
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 771
Steve Forte One-Card Cut clean tabled slip-cut handling
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 773
Steve Forte Deeper and Deeper Aces each Ace cut from deeper position than before
Variations 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 774
Steve Forte Roll-over Deeper and Deeper Aces cutting to Aces one by one alternating from face-up and face-down deck
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 775
Steve Forte Lift and Drop Aces one by one from different parts of the deck
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 776
Steve Forte Up-The-Ladder Aces two black Aces cut to, then two indifferent cards which change to the red Aces
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 777
Steve Forte Ultimate Dead-Cutting Sequence
  • up-the-ladder
  • double strip
  • scrape-cuts and dead-cuts
  • JN cut
  • double riffle
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 778
Steve Forte Two-At-A-Time Aces cutting to two Aces at once
  • two aces: v-strip
  • split, cut, carry
  • triple center-cuts
  • high-card wins
  • double dead-cuts
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 782
Steve Forte Four Aces - Direct one by one with three false cut, in the hands or tabled
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 787
Steve Forte Off-the-table Cut & Carry Aces single running cut from hand to table, Aces revealed during it, also with spread-cuts
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 790
Steve Forte The Gamblers' Safe-Cut tabled center cuts to produce Aces one by one
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 791
Steve Forte Four Piles - Aces On Top deck cut into four tabled piles with Aces on top
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 792
Steve Forte Four Piles - Aces On Bottom deck cut into four tabled piles with Aces on bottom
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 793
Steve Forte Outside, Inside, Somewhere in the Middle deck cut into three piles, two Aces on top of outer piles, one on bottom and in center of middle pile
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 796
Steve Forte I like to Sweat the Last Ace deck cut into four tabled piles with Ace on bottom of each pile
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 797
Steve Forte The Perfect Strip four stepped piles after strip cut to produce Aces
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 800
Steve Forte Continuous Stripped Aces during tabled stripped cut
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 802
Steve Forte Continuous Stripped Aces #2 during two table strip cuts
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 804
Steve Forte V-Stripped Aces with four strip cuts
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 805
Steve Forte Smoothie Aces with four strip cuts
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 805
Steve Forte Slow-Motion Stripped Aces with four strip cuts, f-strip & Erdnase strip
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 807
Steve Forte Super Fast Aces deck cut into four piles very fast
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 808
Steve Forte Speed Cuts featuring "speed-cut", fast cut with deck slightly in the air over the table
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 809
Steve Forte One Hand Only deck cut into four piles from left-hand dealing position
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 810
Steve Forte Sweep Aces deck in left hand dealing position, instantly cut into four piles with a sweeping movement, Aces on top
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 812
Steve Forte Which Ace Do You Want?
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 814
Steve Forte Charlier Cuts deck cut on table, then packets are picked up and given one-handed Charlier cuts to reveal Aces
  • charlier cuts #2
  • charlier cuts #3
  • charlier cuts #4
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 817
Steve Forte One Riffle - Four Aces incomplete riffle shuffle condition, deck cut and turned over to reveal all Aces
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 820
Steve Forte One-handed Crimp Cut clean cutting to the last Ace after a spectator's strip cut, one-handed crimp enlargement
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 822
Steve Forte Riffled - Not Squared incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Aces cut to in different ways
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 823
Steve Forte Hands-Off Aces incomplete riffle shuffle condition, Aces cut to in different ways
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 824
Steve Forte Hunch Aces before two halves are riffle-shuffled, one is cut at an Ace, repeated with other half, two more productions, Forte favorite
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 829
Steve Forte Scarne Aces Ace apparently glimpsed during riffle shuffle, cards on top counted and total announced before cutting to it
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 834
Steve Forte Aces and Kings strategies to cut to two fours-of-a-kinds
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 837
Steve Forte Aces, Kings, and Queens strategy to cut to three fours-of-a-kinds
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 839
Steve Forte Aces, Kings, Queens, Jacks and Tens (strippers)
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 840
Steve Forte Aces, Kings, Queens, Jacks, and Tens producing five fours-of-a-kind
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 841
Steve Forte No Other Aces no Aces shown on top before producing more
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 855
Steve Forte Riffle-kill x-card riffled into Ace slug on top
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 855
Steve Forte Splitting To The Aces Ace appears each time the deck is split for a riffle shuffle
  • splitting to the aces - no cuts or boxes
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 864
Steve Forte Face-up Shuffling Demonstration Aces cut to one by one from face-up deck with face-up riffle shuffle in which cards change all the time
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 876
Steve Forte Stripped and Stripped Again deck cut into three piles, random card turned face-up, legitimate strip cuts done with each packet to produce matching cards, "on my top-ten list of favorite stunts", see also end comments on p. 970
Variations 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 966
Steve Forte Easy Stripped and Stripped Again getting into position with overhand shuffles
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 969
Steve Forte Face-up/Face-down Stripped and Stripped Again four piles cut, each pile strip cut face-up and face-down so indifferent cards are seen, then Aces revealed
Inspired by 2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 969
Steve Forte mates card cut to and removed, cutting to mate and other two matching values
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 985