Instructables: exploring - - puzzle - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 2 Aug 2015 11:58:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 CNC Teardrop Trailer - Making the Side Walls http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Teardrop-Trailer-Making-the-Side-Walls/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:00:46 PDT
How to solve the 3x3 Rubiks Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-the-3x3-Rubiks-Cube/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:55:38 PDT
Rotor Key Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/RotorKeyRing/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 14:46:55 PDT
Pick & place jigsaw puzzle aid http://www.instructables.com/id/Pick-place-jigsaw-puzzle-aid/
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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:30:32 PDT
Used Book Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/Used-Book-Puzzles/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 15:49:52 PDT
Solving Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Solving-Rubiks-Cube/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 21:59:26 PDT
Make Your Own Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Puzzle/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:58:58 PDT
Revomaze Tower of Agony - Puzzle Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Revomaze-Tower-of-Agony-Puzzle-Storage/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:08:23 PDT
Rubik's Lego cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-Lego-cube/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 04:47:50 PST
Segmented Wooden Cryptex http://www.instructables.com/id/Segmented-Wooden-Cryptex/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:43:16 PST
How To Solve The 15 Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Solve-The-15-Puzzle/
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:15:13 PDT
Generative 3D Voronoi Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/Generative-3D-Voronoi-Puzzle/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:04:18 PST
Password protected sketchbook http://www.instructables.com/id/Password-protected-sketchbook/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 16:35:53 PST
Cheap way to save a puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-way-to-save-a-puzzle/
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Wed, 1 May 2013 17:26:58 PDT
Wooden Snowflake Puzzle Stockingstuffers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Snowflake-Puzzle-Stockingstuffers/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:21:07 PST
Puzzle Box (Unabox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Unabox/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:11 PDT
Upcycled Pangolin Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Pangolin-Lamp/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:08:56 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Sliding Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Sliding-Puzzle/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:39:38 PDT
Hurt Your Brain Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Hurt-Your-Brain-Puzzle/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:17:48 PDT
3d printed puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-puzzle/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:51:13 PDT
Fibonacci Spiral Jigsaw puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fibonacci-Spiral-Jigsaw-puzzle/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 19:10:26 PDT
An Aluminum Burr Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Aluminum-Burr-Puzzle/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:29:05 PDT
Brass Bolt Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Bolt-Puzzle/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 17:49:59 PST
Origami picture puzzle stellated octahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-picture-puzzle-stellated-octahedron/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 04:51:49 PST
How to solve the Triangle Peg Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-the-Triangle-Peg-Game/
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Sat, 10 Jul 2010 09:01:01 PDT
Origami Sculpture Puzzle: 4 Intersecting Cubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Sculpture-4-Intersecting-Cubes/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:54:15 PST
Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-4/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 16:18:42 PST
How To Solve The Rubiks Cube Faster (Part 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Solve-The-Rubiks-Cube-Faster-Part-1-2/
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 06:22:27 PDT
Origami picture puzzle cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-picture-puzzle-cube/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 15:11:00 PST
Wooden Puzzle Lock For Secret Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Puzzle-Lock-For-Secret-Door/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 21:58:57 PST
Origami tetris cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-tetris-cube/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 10:57:48 PST
Sliding Puzzle Secret Compartment Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mysterious-Sliding-Tile-Secret-Compartment-Table/
Sliding Puzzle Secret Compartment Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/YVOQ/HQVLCM98/FWFYVOQHQVLCM98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/YVOQ/HQVLCM98/FWFYVOQHQVLCM98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/YVOQ/HQVLCM98/FWFYVOQHQVLCM98.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver The Sliding Puzzle Secret Compartment Table is an idea that I have been tossing around for some time.  I have always enjoyed Puzzles, Woodworking, and Secret Compartments and this project combines the three in a fun and interesting way. The idea behind the table is that it conceals a secret compa...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 08:44:01 PST
Codex Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Codex-Puzzle-Box/
Codex Puzzle Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/4WEJ/HQVPYKUJ/FTK4WEJHQVPYKUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/4WEJ/HQVPYKUJ/FTK4WEJHQVPYKUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/4WEJ/HQVPYKUJ/FTK4WEJHQVPYKUJ.SMALL.jpg LMO Please take a minute to vote for my project in the hidden compartments contest if you like it! Thanks!This instructable will show you how to make a puzzle box that is opened by aligning inner rings that rotate and align into unique designs. This design lets you choose whether you want the box to o...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 11:52:22 PST
Wooden Puzzle: Six Blocks in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Puzzle-Six-Blocks-in-a-Box/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 22:38:40 PST
Puzzle Box Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Box-Safe/
Puzzle Box Safe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JO8B/HQBJ1ZK5/FUFJO8BHQBJ1ZK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JO8B/HQBJ1ZK5/FUFJO8BHQBJ1ZK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/JO8B/HQBJ1ZK5/FUFJO8BHQBJ1ZK5.SMALL.jpg marsjer000 This is my first instructable so bare with me. Feedback is greatly appreciated both positive and negative. The puzzle box is a mystery box that can only be opened once you pull out the lock key and then both adjacent corners have to be grabbed in order to open. It will take them awhile even if they...
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 19:07:53 PST
Nut And Bolt Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Nut-And-Bolt-Puzzle/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 14:33:12 PST
Realistic Rubik's Cube Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-Cube-Costume/
Realistic Rubik's Cube Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/V7IJ/F8MM78N3/FCEV7IJF8MM78N3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/V7IJ/F8MM78N3/FCEV7IJF8MM78N3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/V7IJ/F8MM78N3/FCEV7IJF8MM78N3.SMALL.jpg designerd This costume aims to look more realistic by creating the illusion that it can twist. This illusion is achieved by the exaggerated clevis between the tiles. Although this subtle detail requires a lot of work, it goes a long way toward making the cube look more realistic. enjoy... What You'll Need ...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2007 23:54:08 PST
How to make a QWERTY Rubik Cube's http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-QWERTY-Rubik-Cubes/
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Mon, 4 Oct 2010 15:53:16 PDT
Cardboard Dinosaur Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Dinosaur-Puzzle/
Cardboard Dinosaur Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/DNPI/HKM8WTI1/F61DNPIHKM8WTI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/DNPI/HKM8WTI1/F61DNPIHKM8WTI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/DNPI/HKM8WTI1/F61DNPIHKM8WTI1.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos   I was recently act my local hobby shop and I picked up a bunch of 3D wood puzzles for my son to put together. They are really cool, but they are a little small.So I decided to take the design, blow them up 500% and make them out of cardboard. Now instead of just being a simple decoration on th...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 16:05:10 PDT
Gravity Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Puzzle/
Gravity Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/AATF/HKPX1XAC/F5YAATFHKPX1XAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/AATF/HKPX1XAC/F5YAATFHKPX1XAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/AATF/HKPX1XAC/F5YAATFHKPX1XAC.SMALL.jpg Ryan Hebron in this instructable ill show you how to make a gravity puzzle.    I didn't come up with the puzzle itself i just wanted to make a box for it. it is a smaller version of the one i saw on youtube heres the link to the video. the physics of the puzzle is no mystery its all about the center of gravity ...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 13:32:01 PDT
Impossible Marble in Truncated Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Marble-in-Truncated-Cube/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 12:53:56 PDT
Color-Based Wooden Sudoku Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Based-Wooden-Sudoku-Board/
Color-Based Wooden Sudoku Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/WXN4/HKDFG0R6/FA6WXN4HKDFG0R6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/WXN4/HKDFG0R6/FA6WXN4HKDFG0R6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/WXN4/HKDFG0R6/FA6WXN4HKDFG0R6.SMALL.jpg thegnome54 This was a gift for my dad's birthday, and probably my most intricate woodworking creation to date. I wanted to make some kind of sudoku-related object for him, and became inspired by pictures I saw of color-based sudoku boards online such as this one. I figured creating my own version would be a fu...
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 20:24:16 PDT
Lego Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Puzzle-Box/
Lego Puzzle Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/IJ0B/HJKC4656/FXGIJ0BHJKC4656.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/IJ0B/HJKC4656/FXGIJ0BHJKC4656.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/IJ0B/HJKC4656/FXGIJ0BHJKC4656.SMALL.jpg goldlego In the following Instructable will be found detailed directions for constructing a challenging Lego puzzle. Solving this puzzle is another step in mastering such brainteasers. I hope you enjoy this "mind developing" undertaking! Making the box Start by placing 6 1x6 smooth tile pieces in the cent...
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:07:37 PDT
Bottle 1900 puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-1900-puzzle/
Bottle 1900 puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZAEO/HH2VU279/F75ZAEOHH2VU279.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZAEO/HH2VU279/F75ZAEOHH2VU279.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZAEO/HH2VU279/F75ZAEOHH2VU279.SMALL.jpg puzzlerhan I made some puzzle as a display stand for my collectible coke bottles. This is my weekend project for my third bottle. This is a simple puzzle. But I have a four bottle set and I make that puzzles as a decorative display stand for them. There are a base and a cap piece. The cap piece is fixed to th...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 08:12:04 PDT
How To Solve The Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Solve-The-Rubiks-Cube-1/
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Fri, 17 May 2013 05:00:26 PDT
Letterboxing: The Secret Scavenger Hunt Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Letterboxing-The-Secret-Scavenger-Hunt-Game/
Letterboxing: The Secret Scavenger Hunt Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/E5H2/HEXSAWFI/F37E5H2HEXSAWFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/E5H2/HEXSAWFI/F37E5H2HEXSAWFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/E5H2/HEXSAWFI/F37E5H2HEXSAWFI.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid Letterboxing is an amazing (and surprisingly old) outdoor activity that's really cool, a lot of fun, and right under your nose!  In short, it's a hide and seek scavenger hunt game played by thousands of people all over the world.  It's easy to get started and very rewarding, and somewhat similar to...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 18:11:12 PDT
"impossible" Rubik's Cube in a bottle / jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-Cube-in-a-glass-jar/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/1T7U/HE7CPUD6/F561T7UHE7CPUD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/1T7U/HE7CPUD6/F561T7UHE7CPUD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/1T7U/HE7CPUD6/F561T7UHE7CPUD6.SMALL.jpg nickcube4 This isn't much of an instructable, but I will teach you how to get a Rubik's Cube stuck into a Glass jar. There are 3 steps: **UPDATE** I have since made a video tutorial on how to do this and it might be more helpful than the following procedure below. To watch that tutorial click here: https://...
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 18:28:08 PDT
Egg-cellent Adult Easter Egg Treasure Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-cellent-Adult-Easter-Egg-Treasure-Hunt/
Egg-cellent Adult Easter Egg Treasure Hunt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/1629/H0RWIDKF/FV81629H0RWIDKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/1629/H0RWIDKF/FV81629H0RWIDKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/1629/H0RWIDKF/FV81629H0RWIDKF.SMALL.jpg AllCapps Easter Bunny! Tooth fairy! Santa Claus! I would love to be a kid again, wouldn't you? Bring back the magic and send someone you know on an Egg-cellent Easter Egg Hunt! Since this Easter treasure hunt is for adults or older children, we can't just lay eggs in the yard and expect the same excitement ...
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 10:59:10 PDT
3D Printed 'Centrifugal Puzzle Box' - solved with a spin... http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Centrifugal-Puzzle-Box-solved-with-/
3D Printed 'Centrifugal Puzzle Box' - solved with a spin... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/W109/HEBNGYFU/F6MW109HEBNGYFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/W109/HEBNGYFU/F6MW109HEBNGYFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/W109/HEBNGYFU/F6MW109HEBNGYFU.SMALL.jpg Maundy For this project I decided to explore the world and uses of 3D printing further after my exploration of the 3D printed iPhone cases market where I designed, created and now sell the 'TriStand iPhone Case - 3D printed iPhone cases with built in flip out stands' which stretched the capabilities of 3D ...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 09:54:53 PDT
Photo Block Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Block-Puzzle/
Photo Block Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/3RI8/HAWBX54V/FCK3RI8HAWBX54V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/3RI8/HAWBX54V/FCK3RI8HAWBX54V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/3RI8/HAWBX54V/FCK3RI8HAWBX54V.SMALL.jpg noahw These photo blocks make a great gift to a loved one or friend and are a  fun way to interact with your favorite photos.  At home in your hand, on the coffee table, or displayed on a shelf, they call to be played with and enjoyed.  This particular 3 x 3 block layout displays as few as 6, and as many ...
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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 11:27:58 PST