Tallest Stack Of Playing Cards Built Upon A Single Card

United States Tai Star

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Tucson, Arizona, United States / February 18, 2013

Tai Star built a stack of playing cards balanced on one card that reached 13 stories in height.

- base must consist of only one card
- must use a single deck of 52 playing cards to complete construction
- must observe RecordSetter balancing criteria
- tower must balance for at least five seconds
- cards must not touch body
- may not use assistance to stack cards
- no adhesives permitted


Tags: balancingplaying cardtallestdeck of card

  • Canada Dan Rollman

    Dan Rollman

    Video doesn't really show the base card. Tai, did you fold it?

    • United States Tai Star

      Tai Star

      no, the base card is flat then there is two folded cards on it

    • Canada Dan Rollman

      Dan Rollman

      Changed title (took out the word "balanced") to reflect this. Also: are you ONLY allowed to use 52 cards? One of the rules seems to suggest that.

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