24 entries in Ring / Linking Rings / Links, Unlinks & Phases without Key Ring
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
W. Evers Eine Variation zum Ringspiel two linked rings and one unlinked ring examined, then they are linked, no slit, separate ring slightly bigger
Jan. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 1) 14
Emil Clauß Zum chinesischen Ringspiel "(Eine Verbesserung)"
ring shell to make a ring appear or vanish
Feb. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 2) 27
Unknown Various Artifices of Modern Invention - The Large Ring secretly using a slightly smaller ring for some moves
1938 Greater Magic 814
M. Odin The Odin Count false count with the rings
1938 Greater Magic 817
Victor Farelli Mr Farelli's Variation Using Two Large Rings false count & routine
1938 Greater Magic 818
Dariel Fitzkee The Small Ring false count with the rings
1938 Greater Magic 820
Edward Victor Move 1. (Linking two rings.) single ring is lowered to stack of rings in hand and in continuous motion is swapped for ring that is already linked to another
1940 ca. More Magic of the Hands — Part One 59
Edward Victor Move 2. (Linking three rings.) similar to Move 1, but ring appears to link onto bottom ring of two-ring chain
1940 ca. More Magic of the Hands — Part One 60
Edward Victor Move 3. (Unlinking three rings.)
  • chain of three is swapped for single ring and chain of two
  • subtlety that it is still linked, then show unlink
  • chain of two swapped for two singles, then unlink
1940 ca. More Magic of the Hands — Part One 62
Edward Victor Move 4. (“Matter through matter”.) false knot tied around ring with handkerchief
1940 ca. More Magic of the Hands — Part One 66
Al Baker Linking Rings Opening starting with eight ring chain, thread and really linked rings
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 243
Al Baker Thread Links without key, several methods in the routine
1941 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magical Ways and Means) 245
Jean Hugard, Chung Ling Soo II. The Vanish by the Throw Behind the Back explained with a ball, description of Chung Ling Soo's use of the move for the linking rings and the vanish of an orange
Oct. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 5) 77
Herman L. Weber Emergency Routine two single rings, two linked rings
Variations 1945/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 4 306
Edward Marlo Ring and Handkerchief
1951 Ed Marlo's Lecture Notes 14
Edward Victor, Horace E. Bennett Linking Two Rings Together
Related to
  • Edward Victor's "More Magic of the Hands"
1968 Prize Winning Magic 37
Unknown The Drop Count count while hiding linked rings
1976 The Big Book of Magic 47
Aldo Colombini Ring and Silk - A Ring Penetrates a Silk
1978 Rings Supreme 18
Slydini Instant Link with set of three linked rings
1979 The Magical World of Slydini 95
Mike Caveney, Merlin Eifert Impromptu Linking Coathangers two coathangers and gimmick
1982 Ideas 4
Tony Lopilato Linking Ring Spin Flourish ring spinning between hands
Apr. 1985 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 8 No. 4) 1045
Dai Vernon The Threadborne Link no key ring
1988 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 2 73
Roden Enlaces Simulados linking rings, with two and three normal rings, reel, with two and three rings
2003 La Magia Española del Siglo XX 134
Warren Stephens Ring Hank Penetration large ring penetrates handkerchief
2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 255