46 entries in Cards / Principles / Stacked Deck Stuff / 26-Apart-Stack / Power Stack
  
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Ralph W. Hull Mental Abstraction or Cards by Instinct cards shuffled once, separated with Hearts/Clubs in one pile, spectator choses cards in one pile and performer instantly removes mates from other pile behind back
"Eye-Openers" 2
Charles T. Jordan Double Divino coincidences and mates with stacked hundred-card-deck, see also single deck version in reference
Variations Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 226
Charles T. Jordan Divino various coincidences with mates, see also hundred-cards-deck version in reference
Related to Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 229
Theodore Annemann Amazing Memory naming missing card, stacked deck
Encyclopedia of Card Tricks 235
Louis Lam Sensational Card Discovery
Be Deceived 10
T. Page Wright, William Larsen The L.W. Stop Mystery
My Best 95
Edward Marlo A Matching Routine stay stack routine with six phases
Variations Faro Controlled Miracles 31
Edward Marlo Double Peek Matching full stack
Faro Controlled Miracles 33
Roy Walton, Bob Veeser Oracull sixteen-card packet, mate found, see p. 424 for correction
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 415
Roy Walton Double Discovery mates to two selections found in twenty-card packet
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6 No. 8) 428
Gene Finnell Mathematical Twins spectator cuts to a card and places it aside, then cuts another packet off and mate is found with Milk Build procedure and down-under deal, see also p. 508
Related toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 483
Karl Fulves Mathematical Twins Variation mate found after klondike shuffle
Inspired byRelated to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 7 No. 4) 487
Gene Finnell Klondike Shuffle discussion and properties
1. Mechanics
2. Card location after one shuffle
3. Recycling the deck
4. Klondyke properties (simulating a faro shuffle, locating center card, Penelope's principle)
5. Klondike plus Free Cut
6. The Stacked Deck
Related to Gene Finnell's Card Magic 1
Gene Finnell Coincidence
Gene Finnell's Card Magic 15
Alex Elmsley Parity Failure some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied
Also published here The Chronicles (Issue 20) 1255
Alex Elmsley Parity Failure some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied
Related toVariationsAlso published here Curioser 38
Edward Marlo, Martin A. Nash A Matching Routine
Inspired byVariations Ovation 9
Steve Beam Mating Season I dealing through the halves and spectator stops, mates
Related to Card Tricks from Mount Olympus 33
Edward Marlo Incomplete Miracle card peeked at from incomplete faro condition, it is found (by glimpsing key in lower portion)
M.I.N.T. — Volume I 14
Edward Marlo Incomplete Matching card peeked at from incomplete faro condition, mate found, further mating phase with every card matched
Variations M.I.N.T. — Volume I 15
Karl Fulves Outnumbered packet, counting procedure, two mates found, no-touch
Related to Kaleidoscope 12
Bob King Poker Mental three spectators, last card also reversed in another deck, mis-calling mates
Related to Magician Foolers 20
Alex Elmsley Pother one deck, mathematical selection procedure from one half, Penelope Principle, all mates twenty-six apart
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 1 331
Edward Marlo Logical Double Thought, Plus One two cards thought of & one unknown card removed, all found, three methods
Related to The Olram File (Issue 4) 8
Peter Duffie Problematic Offshoot one card chosen from face-up half and one from face-down half, they match
Inspired by Profile (Issue 9) 3
Alex Elmsley Prediction by Proxy spectator removes any card, mate is found by penelope-procedure (pile cut off, counted, card at that position is selection), twenty-six-apart-stack
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 317
Alex Elmsley Parity Failure some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is lied
Also published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 392
Roy Walton Ghostly Spells sixteen-card packet mated via spelling famous magicians
Five Times Five — Scotland 125
Peter Duffie Cloning sixteen-card packet, two mates found
New Inspirations 7
Scott Coffey Synchron-2 half deck distributed among two spectators, five-pile layout, matches occur, only half the deck stacked and used
Inspired by
  • Peter Duffie effect
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 6) 184
Bob King Another Late-Night Session performer cuts to fairly lost selection, twenty-six duplicates, incomplete faro
Inspired by The Breather 3 4
Harry Riser Really Shuffled Matcho three cards matched, faro and three double backers
Also published here
  • MUM, Feb. 2000
Secrets of an Escamoteur 141
Harry Riser Double Triple Match ten red-backed and ten blue-backed cards mixed together, two chosen, they match and also match a card put in the Himber wallet, repeat phase, SBS double facers
Also published here
  • MUM, Oct. & Nov. 1999
Secrets of an Escamoteur 148
Roy Walton Liar's Guide lie speller with ten-card packet to locate mate
Inspired by
  • "Guiding Light" (Discoverie #2)
Prolix (Issue 4) 214
Jerry K. Hartman Psi-Cycle two halves, dealt in unison face-down, spectator indicates a few pairs that are set aside, they match
Inspired by
  • "Tri-Cycle" (Jim Turnpaugh, Linking Ring, Jan. 2008, p. 105)
Related to
Prolix (Issue 6) 369
Howard A. Adams Loveffect six cards torn in half, two cards chosen, they match
Inspired by
  • "Dunder" (Mindspa #3)
Prolix (Issue 8) 532
Karl Fulves Tweedle plot is that two players always get the same type of poker hand, demonstrated with ten-card packet
Related to Prolix (Issue 9) 586
Alexander de Cova, Patrick Page, Al Koran Der Stich im Dunkeln mate of free selection is stabbed by performer
Inspired by Seminar-Leviten 8
Steve Beam Progressive Mating Season (VII)
  • The Work
  • Phase II
  • Phase III - Progressive Transformation
  • Phase IV - The Entire Deck Changes
Also published here Tea Time With The Pasteboards 2
John Hostler Noeyeon Protocol
  • Noeyeon Prediction (Ungimmicked)
  • Neo Noeyeon (Gimmicked)
card pocketed by performer, spectator deals down and stops, mate of pocketed card (ungimmicked) or odd-backed duplicate (gimmicked)
Magnum Opossum 112
Steve Beam Progressive Mating Season (VII) multiphase routine
Related toAlso published here 52 27
Denis Behr Mating Season
  • Phase One - Poker-Hand Duplication
  • Phase Two - Speed Mating
  • Phase Three - All at Once
Inspired byRelated to Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 29
Denis Behr Getting into Power Stack from Tamariz Stack
Handcrafted Card Magic — Volume 3 39
Steve Beam Progressive Mating Season (VII) multiphase routine
Also published here Card Tricks That Kilt 3
Allan Ackerman The Mem Deck I Prefer "The Tetradistic Stack"
thirteen cards in random order, suits random but power stack property
Inspired by Card Theater 30
Steve Beam Progressive Mating Season multiphase routine
Also published here Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 12 57