Imp Bottle anyone?

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Postby Spellbinder » 10/02/05 03:23 PM

So now that the debate over Chris Angel has been thankfully closed, and Richard Kaufman suggested we might discuss the methods of the Imp bottle if we like, I have a whole new routine for the Imp bottle that gets rid of the gimmick and makes it possible to use the bottle in divination for finding lost objects (the bottle lays down in your hand when you approach the hidden object). Anyone interested?
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Postby Jonathan Townsend » 10/02/05 03:45 PM

Originally posted by Spellbinder:
...(the bottle lays down in your hand when you approach the hidden object). Anyone interested?
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Postby Richard Kaufman » 10/02/05 03:53 PM

David Roth published an Imp Bottle routine in Apocalypse (I think) that didn't use the regular gimmick.
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Postby Pete Biro » 10/02/05 05:26 PM

Michael Close has one too... and I remember Karrell Fox had a routine with about a dozen of the bottles all in play at one time.
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Postby Spellbinder » 10/02/05 05:39 PM

For my routine you need to actually be holding an imp bottle in your hand while you read the directions. Get out your imp bottles and hold them in your right hand while you wait for me to post the directions. Oh, darn! By then you'll have figured out my method just from watching the little thing in your open palm!
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Postby David Alexander » 10/02/05 11:26 PM

Docc Hilford has published some material on the Imp Bottle, used on the hand without the gimmick. Clever stuff.
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Postby Guest » 10/03/05 12:45 AM

I'd be interested in Spellbinder's handling. Go ahead.
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