Some cup and ball ideas

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Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Al Schneider » June 29th, 2018, 9:44 am

Hi Guys,

I guess I am bored being an old guy now. So, I been playing around with some cup and ball moves. I put them in a little routine to show you.

https://youtu.be/D4q9zTNrbg8

Curious what you think. It is not really a finished routine, no big finish. The main goal was to do stuff with no extras.

Al
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby I.M. Magician » June 29th, 2018, 11:27 am

Looked fantastic to me! You can’t be that old if you can do a routine like that. :)

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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Q. Kumber » June 29th, 2018, 12:23 pm

Al,
Your work, analysis of moves, and depth of thinking is an inspiration.
Lovely to see you back.
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Jackpot » June 29th, 2018, 12:37 pm

No big finish? All three balls vanishing is a big finish. It's just not a big load finish. It also honors you goal of doing stuff with no extras. I've always liked the Ken Brooke routine which uses only three balls and I enjoyed your routine. Your routines are always well thought out and clean. Thank you for sharing.
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Tom Gilbert » June 29th, 2018, 5:52 pm

Nice work.

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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby MagicbyAlfred » June 29th, 2018, 10:27 pm

FABULOUS & INSPIRING!

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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Richard Kaufman » June 29th, 2018, 11:57 pm

Hey Al, it's great! It's time for you to do a new series of columns in Genii. :)
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Jackpot » June 30th, 2018, 12:13 am

Richard Kaufman wrote:Hey Al, it's great! It's time for you to do a new series of columns in Genii. :)

Mr. Schneider this is a great idea. I hope you will consider the head Genie's suggestion. Hopefully your answer will be yes!:)
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Al Schneider » June 30th, 2018, 1:26 am

Gentlemen, you honor me. I can't say yes but I will start work on it now so when I say yes I will have something to deliver.

And Quentin, I fondly remember my trip to Ireland.
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby erdnasephile » June 30th, 2018, 9:16 am

That is just terrific! So natural and magical.

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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Al Schneider » June 30th, 2018, 10:49 am

Richard,

Been thinking about it all and I have an idea.

What if I wrote several columns on 3X3 experiment. The articles would be about each aspect of the routine. Here is a suggested format for several issues.

3X3 Introduction
Introduce concepts and philosophies of designing, building, and implementing the routine.

3X3 Moves

3X3 The Vanishing

3X3 The Homing

3X3 The Gathering

3X3 The Dispersion

3X3 The Total Vanishing

3X3 The Routine

3X3 Summary
Focuses on questions that may have been presented by readers.

3X3 What's Next

What do you think?

Al
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Richard Kaufman » June 30th, 2018, 12:54 pm

I think: GOOD!
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Re: Some cup and ball ideas

Postby Joe Mckay » June 30th, 2018, 1:16 pm

Al? Do you like Peter Kane's 3 cup handling? Tommy Wonder features it in the Books of Wonder. I don't know much about the Cups & Balls - but I always liked that Peter Kane strategy.


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