93 entries in Lapping Principles
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown To consume (or rather to conveie) one or manie balles into nothing lapping ball after false transfer for complete vanish
The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIII) 183
Unknown How to make a stone seeme to vanish out of your hand lapping the stone while asking a question
The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 18
Henri Decremps Deux moyens différens, l'un ancien, l'autre nouveau, de le faire lier les pouces, & de se délier en un instant. "Métamorphose d'un verre en morceaux de papier. Réflexions sur les fausses théories. Prétention absurde. Preuve captieuse de cette prétention." (title continued) more tricks by Pilferer, two methods for thumb tie and a glass is thrown into the air where it changes into confetti / pieces of cards, seated, thoughts about vanishing an object by throwing it into the air and the advantages of using confetti
Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 18
Slydini The Art of Using the Lap as a Servante
Stars of Magic (Vol. 12 No. 1) 162
Slydini Lapping Vanish with sponge ball
26 Originals 19
Tony Corinda (8) The Billet Switch (by lapping)
Billets 178
Roger Crosthwaite The Hindu Needles based on Hans Trixer's version in "Pentagram", needles threaded in hand instead of mouth
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 253
Lewis Ganson Ganson's Cushion cushion for easier placement and pick up of object in routines, where lapping is involved
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 223
Albert Goshman Purse Switch seated
The Card in the Purse 3
Jens Korth Roulette chips penetrates table, chink a chink with one jumbo card, color change, shells
The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 268
Jerry Mentzer Commentary on the performance of close-up magic, lapping possibilities, gaffed objects
Close-up Cavalcade 3
Scotty York Fake Wand-Spin Vanish
Cups & Balls 7
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ring
VariationsAlso published here Lecture 21
Kevin Fox We'll Ring You after the deck is removed from the case a die is tipped out, a coin appears under a card,the back of the card changes color, then the die and the coin vanish
Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 9) 101
Unknown El Fakir Tragacuchillos swallowing a knife
Magia en el Bar 25
Slydini Misdirection vanish of object using lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 34
Rick Johnsson, Ellison Poland Penny --- For His Thoughts more ideas with the IBGTH Switch, with bills, paper clips, billets, dice, coins, sponge balls, combs, business cards
Practical Impossibilities 52
Slydini The Retrieval retrieving object from lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 35
Rick Johnsson Raisin' Rabbits sponge rabbit vanishes and only leaves some dung in form of raisins
Related to Practical Impossibilities 75
Slydini The Handling of the Misdirection Vanish
The Best of Slydini ...and More 36
Rick Johnsson You Bet Your Aspirin string in small aspirin box restores
Practical Impossibilities 79
Slydini Miniature Misdirection vanish using lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 36
Slydini The Slydini Switch table edge
Related to The Best of Slydini ...and More 105
Slydini Timing - A Simple Routine vanish using lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 39
Slydini The Imp Pass
The Best of Slydini ...and More 43
Slydini Basic Precepts
  • Slydini's Secret of Entertaining Audiences
  • The Basic Starting Position (for lapping tricks)
  • The Eyes
  • Notes on Natural Magic
  • Developing Grace
  • Coordination
  • Noise
  • Some General Observations
  • To Conclude
The Best of Slydini ...and More 11
Slydini Producing the Ball by Timing from lap
The Best of Slydini ...and More 40
Slydini First Routine packet of matches vanishes and is reproduced via imp pass, any object possible
The Best of Slydini ...and More 45
Al Mann Metal-Kinesis spoon bends under handkerchief, Dick Van Brummer's "The Solid Ghost"
Mental-Ettes 9
Slydini The Sweep Technique
The Best of Slydini ...and More 21
Slydini The Revolve vanish using lap
  • Details of The Revolve
  • Checkpoints
The Best of Slydini ...and More 41
Slydini Coordination - An Example retrieving a ring (or object) from behind cigarette case on table (not really lapping related)
The Best of Slydini ...and More 29
Slydini One Coin Routine eleven phases, featuring lapping vanishes, retrievals, hand penetration
The Best of Slydini ...and More 70
Larry Jennings Imp Pass Handling
Larry Jennings on Card & Coin Handling 15
Harry Lorayne Magic Breath torn and restored napkin, lap switch
The Magic Book 289
John F. Mendoza, Slydini One-Handed Imp Pass retrieving a coin into hand
The Book of John 56
Philip T. Goldstein Skyward two sets of four business cards with numbers are found to be in same order, propelled-lapping
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 212) 1059
Karl Fulves Notes on Slydini, stand-up lapping on a chair
The Chronicles (Issue 7) 1132
Slydini Remote Lapping coin lapped with coin forward on table and not near edge
The Magical World of Slydini 49
Steve Beam Eyeglasses glass vanishes, and is produced from eye
Magic — The Vanishing Art 78
Slydini The Slydini Switch II
Related to The Magical World of Slydini 31
Edward Marlo The Marlo Actions kind of reverse of Slydini's "Imp Pass"
Marlo's Magazine Volume 3 261
Slydini Imp Pass
The Magical World of Slydini 45
Gary Ouellet The Whoops Move vanish of a ball
The Two Goblets 28
Stephen Minch Scoop Switch one of four rune sticks at table edge
Mind Runes 5
David Roth Frontal Imp Pass
CoinMagic 18
Norman van Tubergen Cube Power rubik's cube solves under cover, without touching, sound of moving cube can be heared
The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 295) 1473
Gary Ouellet The Ouellet Switch
Variations Threshold 16
Camilo Vázquez Transformation of Jeton similar to Ross Bertram's Rubdown, as a transformation of to square casino chips
Das Camilo Seminar "81" 5
Unknown Card Switch on the table, lap
Phanta-Graphs 4
Edward Marlo The Imp Load
Card Finesse 117
Meir Yedid Glass Through the Table
Inspired by Incredible Close-Up Magic 129
Unknown Cup Lapping Switch cup for napkin
Baker's Capers 10
Gary Ouellet Swindle Ring ring vanishes from string and appears on finger, seated
  • The Rear Shift Lap
The Homing Ring 16
Vic Trabucco Using the Hand as a Servante
Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 110
Peter Samelson Thimble Imp Pass table edge transfer with thimble
Inspired by
  • "Imp Pass" (Slydini Encores)
Related to
Theatrical Close-Up 23
Slydini Imp Pass brief
Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 8) 952
Unknown Glass Lap covered glass transferred from table
Magic By Gosh 121
Albert Goshman Card in Purse credit information, signed card vanishes and reappears in coin purse.
Inspired byAlso published here Magic By Gosh 111
Unknown Bagel Load bagel load to bowl
Magic By Gosh 126
Albert Goshman A.G. Bowl Routine sponge balls vanish and appear under bowl, bagel appears under bowl, coin appears under bagel.
Magic By Gosh 123
Danny Korem, Slydini Revolving Imp table edge switch, combination of Slydini's Imp Pass & Revolve Vanish
Korem without Limits 27
Slydini, Gerald Deutsch Timing Principle Lap
Best of Friends — Volume II 555
Ben Harris Ring-O-Go-Go finger ring in fist vanishes
Out Of His Mind! 109
Albert Goshman Purse Switch seated
Magic By Gosh 114
Slydini Slydini Switch II using card cases
The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 5 30
Ron Wilson The Color-Changing Silk close-up and stage version
Also published here The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 37
Juan Tamariz, Slydini Extended Imp Pass
Related to The Five Points in Magic 70
Gary Ouellet Lapping Plus Technique
Close Up Illusions 324
John Scarne Imp Pass Handling directly into right hand classic palm
Rigmarole (Issue 8) 92
Paul Gertner Tips on Lapping
Steel and Silver 41
Alexander de Cova Thumb Tip Handling á la Slydini table edge, showing hands empty
Related to Secrets No. 1 138
David Acer The Spice Rack salt shaker is stretched, lapping switch
Inspired by Natural Selections 58
Slydini Slydini Action Coordination brief
Relentless (revised edition) 5
Unknown Screened Lapping under cover of arm
Relentless (revised edition) 20
Gary Kurtz Notes on Angles lapping surrounded
Relentless (revised edition) 24
Goutam Guha Basic Move 4 removing shell from ring, on table, lapping
Tricks with the Jardine Ellis Ring 6
Paul Harris Laws of Lapping jokes
The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Misc. Pieces of Paul) 261
Michael Skinner Taking Our Lumps applications for sticking things behind table edge: broken and restored match, dice transformation (to sugar)
Classic Sampler 16
Slydini Imp-Pass
Ingenuities 21
Baltazar Fuentes Fuentes Under the Table Transfer (FUTTT) Move Imp Pass variation
Related to Arempi II 51
Edward Marlo, Wesley James Propelled Lapping Switch
Enchantments 216
Robert Byrne Impossible Coins Thru Table one coin in each hand above table, chosen coin penetrates table
Prolix (Issue 1) 17
Slydini Revolve Vanish
Prolix (Issue 1) 17
Curtis Kam Standing Lap one arm under table
Earning Interest 14
Slydini, Jörg Alexander Weber Imp Pass Handling
ZauberKunstStücke — Band 3 45
Slydini Imp-Pass
Magic of Dr. Sawa (澤浩の奇術) 27
Slydini Imp-Pass With cards
Magic of Dr. Sawa (澤浩の奇術) 112
Ricky Smith The Art of Using the Coat as a Servante when sitting, also without table
Nothing as it Seems 35
Slydini Imp Pass
The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 218
Roberto Mansilla Bolas de Esponja thorough spongeball routine, two balls with different color appear from purse frame, travel from hand to hand and vanish back in frame
  • Aparición de dos bolas
  • Ten Count
  • Sin la Cuenta
  • Interceptada
  • En la Mano del Espectador
  • A Guardar, A Guardar
Çerca 53
Lorenz Schär Clap-Lap two coins slapped together, one vanishes, also to switch coins with other objects
Cards Against Reality 145
Steve Forte Leg Padding to avoid things falling through the legs
Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 2 548