58 entries in Safety Pin
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Don White Piff, Paff, Pouf!! The Magic Safety Pins
Related to Greater Magic 871
Tom Sellers On Again - Off again linking and unlinking safety pins
Also published here Scots Magic 18
Audley Walsh Pin Perplexer six safety pins link in hand
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 41) 170
L. Vosburgh Lyons Slip, Snap, Spoof linking and unlinking pins
Related to
  • Jerry Andrus' routine, same gimmick
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 47) 192
P. T. Selbit Match through Safety Pin
Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 68
Unknown The Phantom Safety Pin moving pin along top line
Related toVariations Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 79
Don Alan Bent Pins finish for linking pins, bent and impossible linked
Pretty Sneaky 38
James G. Thompson Jr. Safety Pin-Up five safety pins link and unlink, moved on handkerchief and one is stretched as a climax
Top Secrets of Magic 64
Jack Avis Safety Cut linked safety pins put into paper cover, cover cut in two pieces, held together again and pins still linked
Also published here Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 1
Bobby Bernard Surprise Close Up Magic. Demonstration Effect. Pin Trio brief, two pins with handkerchief, one grows eventually
Magic in Miniature 7
Oran Bailey Dent Trickities several ideas
  • Production Cake (making a cake for dove pan)
  • Puttering with Pins (finding the right pins)
  • Leading Liquids (how to carry small quantities of liquid)
  • Dove Pan Flowers (tip to load the dove pan)
  • Flashy Confetti (how to make sparkling confetti)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958) 9
Raymond Hafler Color Mental three safety pins with colored beads, performer divines color behind back
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 8) 186
Amedeo Vacca Pin-tration linked safety pins, then with handkerchief, ungaffed
Amedeo's Continental Magic 55
Amedeo Vacca Pin-Up Time rope, finger ring and safety pin, linking effect
Amedeo's Continental Magic 57
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
Stewart Judah Pins & Cord string through spectator's wrist, string looped with two safety pins, four phases
Inspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10th Folio (Part Two)) 850
Jean Faré Linking Pins Finale Safety pin links onto magician's pin while previously linked to spectator's, can be immediately examined
Inspired by
  • Jerry Andrus's Linking Pin routine climax
Card Tricks, French Style 23
Al Mann Permutation of Matter - A Solid Through Solid Effect safety pins link together, three phases
Part I - three pins link in spectator's hand
Part II - safety pin links with finger ring, phase with Andrus Linking Pin gimmick
Part III - pins are magnetized (inspired by Rink's Acrobatic Paperclips)
Inspired byRelated to Psycho-Mentisis 3
Tom Ellis Linking Pin Moves
  • Head Link
  • Impossible Curl Unlink
  • Curl Only Link
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 4) 1104
Slydini The Mystery of the Gold Pins see page 192 for credit corrections (Jerry Andrus & Vosburgh Lyons) and page 180 for additional ideas
Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 10) 109
Unknown The Deceptive Hairpin one or two ends of wire pin put on spectator's arm, he doesn't know if one or two pins without looking, physics
Elastrix 39
Richard Durham Pin Thru Hank "Retrospective"
safety pin
  • Notes By Karl Fulves
Related to The Chronicles (Issue 13) 1190
Bob Ostin Card Sharp deck wrapped in handkerchief, selection is found pinned to handkerchief with safety pin
The Talon (Issue 3) 27
Tom Sellers On Again - Off Again "Retrospective" - Two Tricks
linking and unlinking safety pins
Also published here The Chronicles (Issue 17) 1231
Karl Fulves Quick Release No. 86, quickly unlink safety ins as a bar bet
Self-Working Table Magic 108
Karl Fulves Pin-A.Tration No. 87, two linked safety pins penetrate handkerchief one by one, MacCarthy fold
Self-Working Table Magic 109
Richard Durham Ultra Penetro No. 88, pin slides free after pinned with handkerchief
Related to Self-Working Table Magic 109
Karl Fulves, James G. Thompson Jr. Safety Pin-Up No. 81, classic unlink
Self-Working Table Magic 103
Don White Swindle Pins No. 82, swindle classic unlink
Related to Self-Working Table Magic 104
Tom Ellis The Impossible Unlink No. 83
Related to Self-Working Table Magic 105
Tom Ellis The Repeat Impossibility No. 84
Related to Self-Working Table Magic 107
Jerry Andrus Un-Safety Pins No. 85, two safety pins open by themselves in spectator's hand
Self-Working Table Magic 107
Han van Senus Un-Safety Pins ungimmicked linking pin routine
Related toVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 2) 589
Bob Chesbro Card in the Hat signed card is pinned to inside of hat with large safety pin
The Tipnician 33
Dan Garrett, Han van Senus Apocalypse Variations Or Additions
Inspired byRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 7) 800
Piet Forton Zaubern mit Sicherheitsnadeln easy magic tricks with safety pins
  • through handkerchief
  • unlinking of two pins
Je geschickter desto Zauberer 20
Jim Hunter Hunter's Foop Fapp Fipp linking pins routine
  • Basic Link
  • Triple Unlinked
  • Jumping Pin
  • Tabled Link
At The Table 38
Edward Marlo Super Pin Routine linking pins routine, handkerchief slide finale, see also "Credits and References" at end of book
Also published here
  • MUM, Oct. 1978
At The Table 41
Daniel Kalanowski Out of Sight, Out of Mind as David Kalinofski, linking pins
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 36) 697
Scotty York A Ring Trilogy two ring on string phases, then ring penetrates finger and is linked to safety pin, slit ring
Also published here Magic with Finger Rings 31
Scotty York Stand-Up Ring Routine stand up version, with half ring
Inspired byAlso published here
  • lecture notes "Decennial Prelection"
Magic with Finger Rings 35
Richard Bartram, Jr. Pinatrated Bill safety pin penetrates bill
Also published here Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 4) 1333
Alexander de Cova Linking Pins ... erweitert idea for climax
Horizons 17
Michael Weber Down with Safety pulling a safety pin along a man's shirt
Related to Life Savers 47
Michael Weber, Han van Senus, Dan Garrett An End to Pindemonium linking pins
Related to Life Savers 49
Arturo de Ascanio Mi Final para una Rutina de Imperdibles small safety pin changes into jumbo safety pin appears under handkerchief, with a magnet
Also published here
  • "Ilusionismo" N° 143, 1956.
La Magia de Ascanio — Vol. 4 118
Alexander de Cova Linking Pins Extended idea for climax
Ein Profi packt aus... 121
Richard Bartram, Jr. Pinatrated Bill safety pin penetrates bill
Also published here Mystification 91
Karl Norman The Linking Pins pins link and unlink, a pin is pulled from on end of the silk to the other (without destroying it)
40 Years at the Forks 54
Dominique Duvivier Le Dark Room Linking and unlinking safety pins (includes the use of Andrus's gimmick)
Magie Duvivier 94
Dan Garrett Pin-Demonium
Inspired byAlso published here
  • "CloseUp Connivery #2" Lecture Notes
Top 10 3
Jack Avis Pinnacle "Unsolved Mysteries"
linked safety pins, linked section wrapped in paper, torn apart and they are unlinked, then linked again, posed as a problem
Related toVariations The Fine Print (Issue 8) 234
Dave Robertson The Pin Thing safety pin links to endless chain
Inspired by
  • different method by Franz Biemans
Five Times Five — Scotland 86
Jack Avis Safety Cut linked safety pins put into paper cover, cover cut in two pieces, held together again and pins still linked
Inspired byAlso published here Vis à Vis 140
Ronald J. Dayton Ron Dayton on The Avis Pins linking and unlinking
Related to The Fine Print (Issue 10) 324
J. W. Sarles Pin-A-Trate two linked safety pins under handkerchief, they penetrate it one by one
Prolix (Issue 5) 336
Alexander de Cova Daumenspitz-Findigkeiten thoughts on the thumb tip
Trick Nr. 1 - Die Sicherheitnadeln
Trick Nr. 2 - Die Rosenvorhersage
Trick Nr. 3 - Das Laden in ein Tuch
Trick Nr. 4 - Stehlen aus dem Tuch
Trick Nr. 5 - Slydini Transfer
Seminar-Leviten 4
Paul Vigil The Phantom Returns "or Ripping the Fabric of Space-Time"
safety pin pinned through handkerchief and ripped out, repeats
  • Phase 1: The Fabric of Space-Time
  • Phase 2: You Decide
  • Phase 3: Lies are Made from Whole Cloth
Inspired by The Doors of Deception 103