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by CardMaker
January 28th, 2015, 9:53 am
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Oldest full deck of cards
Replies: 7
Views: 2676

Re: Oldest full deck of cards

CardMaker, I see you're selling David Solomon's Cigarette through Card on your website. Have you licensed the rights from him? Richard, my version is far, far away from Solomon. There is a similar version of mine around; marketed by a "famous" french gimmick seller; but mine is better. Fo...
by CardMaker
January 27th, 2015, 4:41 am
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Oldest full deck of cards
Replies: 7
Views: 2676

Re: Oldest full deck of cards

Looks, they are all corner short.
Now you gotta "square" these up ;-)
by CardMaker
November 20th, 2013, 12:24 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Handcrafted Close-Up Magic Stages for Sale
Replies: 10
Views: 2636

Re: Handcrafted Close-Up Magic Stages for Sale

Why are all sides framed?
There is no chance to slide a coin or card off the green (or black).
I would have had made an opening on one long side to achieve that. Just a thought.....
by CardMaker
November 12th, 2013, 12:21 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Moving Hole on a Card
Replies: 11
Views: 4100

Re: Moving Hole on a Card

Holy Sh?t!
That freaked me out .....
by CardMaker
July 30th, 2013, 2:30 am
Forum: Light From the Lamp
Topic: Magnetic Shim Cards
Replies: 7
Views: 4133

Re: Magnetic Shim Cards

Standard USPCC Bicycle Riderback.
Anything else possible too.

And not only in Germany - I ship worldwide.
by CardMaker
July 29th, 2013, 11:15 am
Forum: Light From the Lamp
Topic: Magnetic Shim Cards
Replies: 7
Views: 4133

Re: Magnetic Shim Cards

The finest and thinnest shim cards can be found here:

http://www.magicbycardmaker.com/handmade-cards.html

Make sure to read the "Feedback" page too ;-)

Bernd
by CardMaker
July 30th, 2012, 9:56 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)
Replies: 13
Views: 2907

Re: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)

Ends this Sunday - August 5th.
by CardMaker
July 6th, 2012, 1:03 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)
Replies: 13
Views: 2907

Re: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)

Stock is going down!

Make sure to check out my other items on eBay - use the link within the Monte Cristo Deck description on eBay.

More things to come ....
by CardMaker
June 18th, 2012, 3:17 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)
Replies: 13
Views: 2907

Re: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)

Richard,

would you mind to share your knowledge with me?
Regarding the printing layout.

Drop me an email please: magicbycardmaker [at] googlemail.com
by CardMaker
April 15th, 2012, 7:32 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The best fake cards
Replies: 4
Views: 754

Re: The best fake cards

Mine.
:grin:
by CardMaker
January 9th, 2012, 9:24 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)
Replies: 13
Views: 2907

Re: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)

Back again @ USD 19.95 with free shipping!
Search eBay for item 250969589534
by CardMaker
December 11th, 2011, 6:02 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Use of a Hofzinser Card
Replies: 4
Views: 2803

Re: Use of a Hofzinser Card

Since I use this card as my Uncle's prediction card, I have made these in Bicycle Vintage 1800 design.
Check out here: http://www.magicbycardmaker.com/handmade-cards.html
Last but one item.
by CardMaker
September 13th, 2011, 1:56 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Eclectic Rainbow Deck 2011 Edition
Replies: 22
Views: 4610

Re: The Eclectic Rainbow Deck 2011 Edition

I don't know if I miss something, but here is another Rainbow Deck:
http://www.magicbycardmaker.com/rainbow-deck-1.html
by CardMaker
June 9th, 2011, 5:16 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Aaron DeLong's HUMMER DECK @ a bargain (eBay)
Replies: 2
Views: 595

Re: FS: Aaron DeLong's HUMMER DECK @ a bargain (eBay)

The very last 4 decks are online now. You won't get these cheaper anywhere else. Buy yours now!
by CardMaker
May 27th, 2011, 12:50 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Aaron DeLong's HUMMER DECK @ a bargain (eBay)
Replies: 2
Views: 595

FS: Aaron DeLong's HUMMER DECK @ a bargain (eBay)

A little overstock sale with free worldwide shipping:

http://cgi.ebay.com/HUMMER-DECK-Aaron-D ... 0817920817

Grab yours now! ;)
by CardMaker
May 24th, 2011, 1:57 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)
Replies: 13
Views: 2907

Re: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)

Glad you like these! I had the 3S and the 2C in the first runs I ever printed years ago. But these 2,000 decks - all 2D only - were printed by the USPCC. So when these are gone, they are gone. And there are not many left! You could try Kenworthey's MasterMind Deck, I think it is available with a 3S;...
by CardMaker
May 23rd, 2011, 3:12 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)
Replies: 13
Views: 2907

Re: FS: Monte Cristo / Mastermind Deck @ bargain (eBay)

These are sold. Thank you.

I listed 12 decks again until June 22nd:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 0824888909
by CardMaker
March 22nd, 2011, 3:16 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Card Splitting - Making Split Face Cards
Replies: 4
Views: 2005

Re: Card Splitting - Making Split Face Cards

The Art of Card Splitting with Martini (DVD) Is about making gaffs using rubber cement. Cares for acrobatic cards. The Gaff Factory by Craig Matsuoka (ebook) Is about making gaffs using dry mount tissue (DMT). Cares for shim cards. Gaffed to the Hilt Card Making (DVD) by Don England Is about the gaf...
by CardMaker
September 19th, 2010, 10:48 am
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: looking for a specific card deck...
Replies: 11
Views: 7441

Re: looking for a specific card deck...

Series 3 of the CardMaker Monte Cristo Deck is in stock now! Special price until 11-30-2010 is EUR 24.50. For further information take a stop here: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicbycardmaker.com/pageID_2439969.html">http://www.magicbycardmaker.com/pageID_2439969.html</a><!-- m -...
by CardMaker
June 9th, 2010, 11:58 am
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Bicycle ESP cards
Replies: 12
Views: 3425

Re: Bicycle ESP cards

I totally agree with David Devlin - stay away from ESP cards with backs which are found on regular playing cards as well. I stock the Royal cards .... plus some great custom stuff. You also find a unique ESP tuck case for the Royal cards ;) <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicbycardm...
by CardMaker
October 6th, 2009, 10:37 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Gluing Cards Together
Replies: 6
Views: 1609

Re: Gluing Cards Together

It's called Dry Mount Tissue. "Bienfang ColorMount 8,5 x 11" works best for me. <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/432676-REG/Seal_Bienfang_SE_210_Colormount_Dry_Mounting_Tissue.html">http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/4 ... issue.html</a><!-- m -->
by CardMaker
September 29th, 2009, 11:42 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Is there only ONE method to perform the Macdonald's Aces?
Replies: 29
Views: 5285

Re: Is there only ONE method to perform the Macdonald's Aces?

Here is another nice one ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrSCH2uDhfI

And yes, this one is heavily gaffed ;-)
by CardMaker
September 20th, 2009, 4:47 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Neil Lester
Replies: 35
Views: 6965

Re: Neil Lester

Bernd Maucksch in Germany used to offer his Cardmaker deck which I understand used the same principle. corrected: magicbycardmaker.com Cheers Andrew Yes I shared some of these Monte Cristo Decks with Neil (although mine were called "CardMaker Deck"). They were printed! I had some 200s of ...
by CardMaker
June 14th, 2008, 3:32 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: NEW: Stick a Pip (peel and stick)
Replies: 7
Views: 3694

Re: NEW: Stick a Pip (peel and stick)

Can someone post me the link to that demo video please.
Must be blind ..... getting old.
by CardMaker
May 28th, 2008, 12:04 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Gaffed To The Hilt Cards
Replies: 9
Views: 2637

Re: Gaffed To The Hilt Cards

I own that book too (sadly, only the second edition too) and I already had made some of the gaffs. Pretty funny.
by CardMaker
October 8th, 2005, 8:42 am
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: I invite you all ....
Replies: 0
Views: 404

I invite you all ....

... to have a look at my freshly updated web page .

Have fun and enjoy the sample pictures ;)

All the best for you all!
by CardMaker
August 23rd, 2005, 1:56 am
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: Thin Playing Cards?
Replies: 10
Views: 3861

Re: Thin Playing Cards?

Do these blank Phil cards have a Bicycle RiderBack design?
by CardMaker
April 6th, 2005, 11:40 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: The Classic Card Trimmer Revised
Replies: 25
Views: 1943

Re: The Classic Card Trimmer Revised

Very interesting. Very very interesting.
I'd prefer aluminium, but high-tech plastics would do the job too!

Please keep me informed.
I'd like to see photos of it. You can email me!
by CardMaker
February 3rd, 2005, 1:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Magic Shops in Berlin?
Replies: 6
Views: 1526

Re: Magic Shops in Berlin?

I think you got the 2 ones.
by CardMaker
February 1st, 2005, 2:07 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50
Replies: 21
Views: 8431

Re: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50

Ken, I like that you want to give help to "newcardmaker" - but some of what you are saying is nonsense. At least posting it that way - here! Marty did a fine DVD teaching making gaffed cards. Ya. But, ... AND THAT IS MY CONCERN ... he did not give away the inner secrets of making fine gaff...
by CardMaker
January 21st, 2005, 9:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Happy Birthday Jon Racherbaumer!
Replies: 5
Views: 466

Re: Happy Birthday Jon Racherbaumer!

Happy Birthday!

A cardmaking fellow, who is enjoying having your "Gaffed to the hilt" on my desk.

Great book, great man!
by CardMaker
January 14th, 2005, 1:15 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50
Replies: 21
Views: 8431

Re: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50

... oh, sure I forgot to mention Marty "Martini" Grams! How could I. Sorry Marty - if YOU are reading this :rolleyes:

Bernd
by CardMaker
January 11th, 2005, 3:39 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50
Replies: 21
Views: 8431

Re: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50

Ken,

as said before: nice to meet you here!
Maybe we'll meet at a convention someday.
Maybe you'll send me some of your sample cards and I'll send you some of mine; we'll see.

Do you know Neil M. Lester, and/or Gary Plants? Great men!

Bernd
by CardMaker
January 11th, 2005, 7:33 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50
Replies: 21
Views: 8431

Re: Custom Made Gaffed Cards, for as little as $2.50

Ken, so I must I have misunderstood your first post: by mentioning "inlayed" I thought it was meant like e.g. removing half of a red back WITHOUT removing the original white border around, and then putting in as an "inlay" a half blue back. So that as a result you have a 2-colore...

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