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How to card throw

Step 1: Getting the card ready

take the card and put it in between your index and middle finger
on the top left corner, as you see in the picture


but if you follow step 2 and you can't do it just try it this way,
instead of putting the card in between your middle and index finger on the top left corner put them on the whole top like the next picture.

Step 2: Throwing the card

now what you do is to curl up your arm then extend it and flick your wrist

Step 3: Another way to throw cards

one other way to throw cards is to throw it vertical,
you do this by repeating the steps but more vertical
as seen in picture

if you can throw it like this you can also peg friends with it just, before you throw, jump up and aim down(not below the belt please) so the idea is to get above them and throw the card so the corner hits them
owen57022 months ago
Good instructible
Awesomere3 months ago
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i use a different method. i use my thumb, middle and index finger and i kind of "flick" it. works for me
ffsman2 years ago
ffsman2 years ago
ffsman2 years ago
I found another wrist technique http://howtohacklife101.blogspot.com/2011/05/how-to-throw-playing-card.html
I have been doing this sence 5th grade by the way they can draw blood lmao
15zhangfra4 years ago
some guy is coming to my school, and the teachers claim that he can make the card stick in the wood of the auditorium...
thx ive always wanted to do this
My friend and I were throwing cards at each other and my friend hit a 5 year old kid in the jaw. he cried and where the card hit was all red and the kids mom yelled at us.
kidengineer (author)  gnasty gnork5 years ago
that's pleasant
Cheswick326 years ago
you should add a vidio
egadsman6 years ago
me and my mate used to bring in a deck of cards to school on Fridays and b4 school assembly we would wait behind stage (GO BAND!) and let all hell brake loose. over the terms we lost about 3 decks of cards but it was well worth it... apart form the paper cuts we got from them.
iSteam6 years ago
Throwing cards is always fun. I've been doing it since fifth grade (in 8th now.) It's pretty impressive how hard you can throw with a lot of practice.

I've only once made it stick into drywall. It was completely by accident, and I couldn't do it again. Sadness =(

To anyone who is having trouble: practice, practice, practice!
i cant do it ):
kidengineer (author)  funwithfire3256 years ago
ok um are you fliking your wrist and holding the card right?
i just did it!!!! but i hold the bottom of the card not the corner is that ok
kidengineer (author)  funwithfire3256 years ago
sure what ever works for you
after only a week i can hit a dictionary from like 20 feet away 4 out of 5 times. thanks for the great instructable. the only problem is that you don't have rules for the card fights/wars! for example my friends and i follow these rules: -only allowed three decks (otherwise kids buy like twenty decks from the dollar store) -Don't come to the war if you can only throw a card three feet. (i posted it as a bullitin the other day at the school for after school so 6 people show up and 2 leave cause they can't throw or can't learn how to throw...) -have two teams and give them different colored shirts or jerseys to wear. -wear goggles or other eye protection. Yeah so thanks and i'll keep practicing. -J
kidengineer (author) 6 years ago
this is my first instructable what do think.
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kidengineer (author)  Tetranitrate6 years ago
this is my first try. can you give more detail about what will make this better?
The way it looks now it would make a good forum post. If it were to be an instructable you should definitely "beef" it up a bit. Things like alternative throwing techniques, maybe some video footage, a list of the greatest distances you have achieved, just general stuff like that would help this project become instructable material.
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