Forks Balancing on Thoothpicks

by Jose
(Salgado)

THE EFFECT: The magician is able to balance two forks on only two toothpicks and a salt shaker.


THE SECRET: The actual trick is not as hard as it sounds. First interlock the two forks. After that put one toothpick in the middle of both forks where they interlock.


Put a toothpick standing upright in a salt shaker at the other end of the first toothpick (see picture). At this point you should have an equal balance.


If you want remove the toothpick from the salt shaker holding the toothpick at the bottom and feel free to move it around the table, letting others hold the toothpick - it's up to you!


This is a really simple trick that is not well known and is a good way to amaze people at a dinner party.


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Mar 27, 2013
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Video NEW
by: Anonymous

We need a video!

Mar 12, 2013
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john NEW
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cool i liked it. it worked out alot.

Dec 13, 2012
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Huh? NEW
by: Anonymous

I really don't get how you did that. Is there a sideways toothpick and an upright one, or am I just seeing it wrong? It looks like not the forks that are balancing, but the toothpick that is levetating.

Nov 21, 2011
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cooooooolllllllliiiiiioooooooo NEW
by: highflyer1232

nice job i did it at a wedding and got paid

Mar 15, 2011
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Me
by: Bishop

I did that at ihop.

Jan 18, 2010
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tdfgjh
by: Anonymous

put a video

Nov 18, 2009
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by: Anonymous

Uh huh

Sep 28, 2009
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YTTYTY

Sep 04, 2009
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portugues
by: Anonymous

olá podes me explicar em portugues q eu não percebi bem

May 29, 2009
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HEELP
by: flapi

the connection of the two toothpicks is hard to get. closer information pleeeease!

May 26, 2009
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ummmmmmmmmmmmm
by: kevin=Þ

this was actually hard on first time but you know what they say practice makes perfect ^^ i did it on first time i sucked but now i do this actually pretty well^^

May 22, 2009
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by: Anonymous

I really like this trick its hard to set up but if you do it right it really amazes people

May 20, 2009
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hi
by: name0

It dsnt work...

May 14, 2009
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hi
by: name0

this is weird, i tried it but i didnt no how 2 put the two tooth picks together

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