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This is how to throw a playing card.
the components you will need are below.

a few cards, patience and PRACTICE!
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Step 1: How to hold the card

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Firstly hold the corner of the card in between your first and second fingers.
As in the imamge below

Also as in the second picture, curl you two last finger down beside the card. And the bottom corner of the card rested against your palm.

Step 2: How to throw

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The next step is tricky.
curl your arm up and have the card/hand facing sideways, as in the picture. bring your arm up, still curved, and as in the second picture rotate your wrist round and make your arm flow, sharply down.

Step 3: How to throw.

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next, while twisting your wrist stop when straight and make your arm flow and sharply flick your wrist,
throwing your hand down and release the card in a spin.

Step 4: Finishing up.

follow these steps and the video, and PRACTICE ALOT!!! and you will become a master.

for the throw the main components are lateral speed and imparting spin.

throwing cards/my youtube <<<< VIDEO!
ffsman4 years ago
ffsman4 years ago
Mr.Magic5 years ago
OK, very good. Now if you are interested in card throwing, visit my forum at http://phibai.forumvi.net/
This is a forum of card throwing in Vietnam and all over the world. If you like, you can Sign up an account at icon Đăng Kí. thanks so much!
sulfur5 years ago
WOW This instructable is realy COOL and FANTASTIC!! Great job!
quesoman6 years ago
nice instructable. i threw a card at my backpack and it bounced off then landed on my window sill....i need to go get it!
0.9.3906 years ago
This instructable worked fantastic!
that is the best i ever learned thanks!!!!!!!!!5 stars for excellence!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
CarpetGnome6 years ago
Very helpful and good documentation, I throw a bit differently, with my index finger holing the card's edge, but this seems easier to get accuracy.
hojop25 (author)  CarpetGnome6 years ago
hojop25 (author) 6 years ago
I really hope this instructable helps you! :D