Color-Changing Knives

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There is a great overview of color changing knife magic at [http://magicref.tripod.com/magref/magknife.htm Doug Atkinson's Magic Reference Pages]
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[[Color-Changing Knives]] is an effect where a pocket knife changes color as it is pushed through the fist.
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Effect is usually credited to [[Walter Cerretta Jeans]].
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A set was marketed around 1935 as "The Juggling Knives".
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Magicians known for performing: [[Ascanio]], [[Fred Kaps]], [[René Lavand]], [[Matt Schulien]].
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== Makers ==
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* James Riser's Color Changing Knives
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* Enardoe by E.O. Drane
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* Ganson Knives
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* Merrill Knives
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* Mogar Knives
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* Jose M. De La Torre Knives
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* Scotty York Knives
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== Books ==
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* [[Ascanio's World of Knives]]  by [[Jose de la Torre]] (1975) - a translation of parts of "Navajas Y Daltonismo" by Arturo de Ascanio y Navaz (1958)
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== References ==
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*[http://magicref.tripod.com/magref/magknife.htm Doug Atkinson's Magic Reference Pages]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 08:10, 21 February 2010

Color-Changing Knives is an effect where a pocket knife changes color as it is pushed through the fist.

Effect is usually credited to Walter Cerretta Jeans.

A set was marketed around 1935 as "The Juggling Knives".

Magicians known for performing: Ascanio, Fred Kaps, René Lavand, Matt Schulien.

Makers

  • James Riser's Color Changing Knives
  • Enardoe by E.O. Drane
  • Ganson Knives
  • Merrill Knives
  • Mogar Knives
  • Jose M. De La Torre Knives
  • Scotty York Knives

Books

References

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