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truerserenity
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Hi

Did any of you watch the first show of Dynamos Magician Impossible series on the Watch Channel?

I ask as he did a trick where a man clenched his fist and when Dynamo ran a ighter under his
wifes hand the man said he felt the heat in his hand and that it got hotter.

On a facebook group someone said that he had used something called Hot Heat a chemical that makes
foil get hot and that the fact the guy had a piece of foil in his fist was just edited out.

Anyone got any thoughts on this and if indeed this is what occured where can this chemical be sourced from?

Many thanks

William
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Perhaps he just imagined that it got hot.
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Check out hypo heat

You will find your answer there.

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Rus,

what is HYPO HEAT
Couldn't find anything with that name?

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Ah HYPNO HEAT ... but I didn't see that the man hold something in his palm?
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Hi does anyone know where I can get the mobile in a glass bottle from, I have see criss angel do the ttrick before but where can you buy it.
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Been watching some of these on catch up and I have gotten a few ideas from these.Glad to see a fellow Englishman get a good show going.

Seen dynamo a few times at blackpool convention ,good luck to him he deserves it.
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Only problem with hypno heat is it's bloody dangerous stuff when you check out the chemical used.

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On 2011-07-20 19:10, chris young wrote:
Hi does anyone know where I can get the mobile in a glass bottle from, I have see criss angel do the ttrick before but where can you buy it.


You can't. I'm not sure if I can say why on here but you won't be able to do it.
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Stitch up effect that's why.

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After putting some thought into the method of his mobile in a bottle effect I think I managed to unravel the entire method, but IMO it can only be done by someone in Dynamo's/Criss Angels particular circumstances (ie film crew, ability to cut out certain parts and funding). I don't think any stooges were used, but parts left out would have made the method obvious on tv.
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On 2011-07-29 14:49, 7sinzz wrote:
After putting some thought into the method of his mobile in a bottle effect I think I managed to unravel the entire method, but IMO it can only be done by someone in Dynamo's/Criss Angels particular circumstances (ie film crew, ability to cut out certain parts and funding). I don't think any stooges were used, but parts left out would have made the method obvious on tv.


With Dynamo he does an effect where he changes the name and signature on his bank card to the participants name and signature then guesses his pin number. These were done on the same guy who he performed the phone in a bottle trick with. When you combine these effects it looks like either he planned the whole thing out beforehand with help of someone very close to the participant or it was a stooge. I like Dynamo btw this isn't a criticism I have no problem with a little stooge usage on TV.
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I personally believe there are ways to achieve dynamos effects without using stooges. I just think the viewers at home see an entirely different effect to the one the live spectators are viewing, using video editing. Cut out some bits here n there. How is a specs phone in a bottle? Did he obtain it during an earlier effect? People are quick to assume stooges but give these people some credit. There are other options. that's just 1 example... maybe I'm just in denial these tv magi would use stoogage.
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I think he use sto*ge instead..
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I do chuckle when I see people wanting to do the phone in bottle! If you watch it back a few times you should see the method but as Khal says, you probably won't be able to do it. You certainly cannot get it from a magic supplier.
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Yeah the method is still only half of the story. Still I do enjoy watching and trying to follow the techniques!

For those who are interested Alakazam have a page of effects used on the show:
http://www.alakazam.co.uk/category-Dynamo-Magic.html
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No stooges were used
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30 years ago (where did the years go?!) I used to buy something from a joke/magic shops called pharaoh's serpent. This could be used with some foil from a cigarette packet to create heat. Then they stopped supplying it. I asked the guy in the trick shop and he said it was becasue the chemical was cancerous! I just Googled this and found this on Wiki:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mercury%28II%29_thiocyanate
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Couldn't you just use waking hypnosis??? I do that all the time, No chemicals....

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Personally I think it is a psychological effect based on the mirror neuron fact.
If your interested check out this link:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirror_neuron

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