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Colour changing knives

Postby SimonC » Sun Jul 09, 2017 2:53 am

Good morning lady and gentlemen,
I recently took a school trip into London and stopped in at Davenports where I purchased a set of colour changing knives. I LOVE the trick and have wanted to add it to my arsenal for a while, but the props fell a little flat with me in terms of quality.
Does anyone have a set of colour changing knives gathering dust that they would be prepared to trade?
I would be happy to hand make a custom item, perhaps a personalised case for your favourite trick or deck, you think of something I'm sure I can make it!
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Re: Colour changing knives

Postby Steve S. » Sun Jul 09, 2017 8:36 am

Simon...

May I suggest that you try to find the vintage Enardoe set of Color Changing Knives?

They came in a small white box with red printing. The colors were red and white. You received two knives and the ungimmicked knife had an extra effect where only you can open (release) the blade! When you hand the knife to the spectator, they can't release the blade. A great set!

They do pop up for sale in used condition every now and then. Whatever you end up paying for them, it won't be as much as the new sets available these days.

By the way, Joe Mogar makes several different quality sets. Larger, smaller, different number of knives in the sets, lots of colors including a rainbow knife for a climax. He even has tiny knifes for a surprise climax.They are all very nice, a wide variety, and their handling is superb! Expensive but worth it actually. Joe is an acquaintance of mine. He is a great guy and will answer any questions you may have. By the way, he also raises miniature horses!
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Re: Colour changing knives

Postby EvanS » Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:49 pm

Jim Riser is currently selling a few sets he recently made:

From his post on the Genii forum:
For sale - 3 sets of color changing knives (3 knives per set). $60 per set + $7 USA shipping. See both sides of the knives at:
http://jamesriser.com/RedGreen.jpg
http://jamesriser.com/PurpleYellow.jpg
http://jamesriser.com/BlueYellow.jpg

Payable by PayPal to jriser@jamesriser.com

Jim Riser
5635 East Fairmount St.
Tucson, AZ 85712-4221
520 eight eight five 3667

http://www.jamesriser.com/Magic/JamesRiserMagic.html


I may have a set of Mogar knives tucked away somewhere, but I'm on the road at the moment and unable to search for them.
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Re: Colour changing knives

Postby VictorS » Mon Jul 10, 2017 5:37 am

Simon,

If you can find Daryl`s CCK, it`s a nice set too. It has a nice size, more visual, good climax. Everything can be handed out for examination at the end.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sokCEMaP8yk
Good luck.

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Re: Colour changing knives

Postby Rob Rand » Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:21 am

I'm an absolute dumbass concerning colour changing knives. Does this work the same way as the paddle?
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Re: Colour changing knives

Postby Richard W » Mon Jul 10, 2017 8:35 am

Yes they do work like paddles. I never had a nice set just the enardo black and white. There are nice looking stag handle ones and 3 and 4 sets of different colored ones.


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Re: Colour changing knives

Postby Steve S. » Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:00 am

The Enardoes were black and white, not red and white. Thanks for the correction Richard!
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