Hold this length of rope at the middle. The rope hangs limp- until with a simple twist of your wrist, you make the rope stand straight out and stiff! Then, at your command and under your complete control- the rope goes limp again!
This startling effect can be repeated immediately, can be done surrounded and can be performed right under the noses of the spectators. It's eerie!!
The Stiff Rope is about 3.5 feet long, made of white cotton rope covering a flexible spine.
PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS before playing with the rope, or you might damage the spine inside the rope.
And that's all you need!PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS before playing with the rope, or you might damage the spine inside the rope.
Demonstrate your "hypnotic powers" by pretending to hypnotize the rope. Command the rope to stay stiff and straight- and it does!This is a great effect for a Halloween show. The rope can appear to have a spirit inside, that can levitate and suspend the rope.
Magician Wesley Whitehouse introduced the concept of this trick.
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