Instructables: exploring - play - puzzles - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:26:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 3d Printed Chess Pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Chess-Pieces-1/
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Wed, 31 May 2017 10:13:33 PDT
Labyrinth Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/Labyrinth-Maze/
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Mon, 12 Jun 2017 05:55:15 PDT
Bent Nail Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bent-Nail-Puzzle/
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Fri, 9 Jun 2017 10:57:48 PDT
Laser Cut and UV Printed Jigsaw Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-and-UV-Printed-Jigsaw-Puzzle/
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Fri, 9 Jun 2017 09:49:28 PDT
Simple Rope Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Rope-Puzzle/
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Sun, 21 May 2017 07:15:40 PDT
How to Win a Chess Game in 2 Moves http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Win-a-Chess-Game-in-2-Moves/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 19:48:50 PST
Metal Cast Fidget Spinner With Voronoi Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Cast-Fidget-Spinner-With-Voronoi-Pattern/
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Mon, 8 May 2017 20:36:03 PDT
3D tetris cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Tetris-Cube/
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Mon, 8 May 2017 20:02:43 PDT
Split 1x2x5 Twisty Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-1x2x5-Twisty-Puzzle/
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Sun, 7 May 2017 10:48:19 PDT
Newton’s Gravity Defying Puzzle - 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Newtons-Gravity-Defying-Puzzle-3D-Print/
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Fri, 5 May 2017 13:24:27 PDT
Penny Flip Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Flip-Puzzle/
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Fri, 5 May 2017 10:21:53 PDT
Periodic Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Periodic-Puzzle/
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Wed, 3 May 2017 09:19:51 PDT
Bike Chain Fidget Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Chain-Fidget-Ring/
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 20:09:04 PDT
3 Post Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Post-Puzzle/
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Tue, 11 Apr 2017 13:07:02 PDT
Cardboard Ball Maze Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Ball-Maze-Game/
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Sun, 9 Apr 2017 22:38:55 PDT
Cardboard Marble Labyrinth http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Marble-Labyrinth/
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Thu, 6 Apr 2017 18:59:06 PDT
Arduino Morse Code Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Morse-Code-Game/
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Fri, 7 Apr 2017 02:47:05 PDT
Buttonhole Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Buttonhole-Puzzle/
Buttonhole Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/H54G/J0X4YKR0/FV2H54GJ0X4YKR0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/H54G/J0X4YKR0/FV2H54GJ0X4YKR0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/H54G/J0X4YKR0/FV2H54GJ0X4YKR0.SMALL.jpg mtairymd If you follow me, you’ve probably noticed that I’ve been on a puzzle kick lately. After dropping many puzzles on my co-worker’s desk, he finally challenged me with a trick from his childhood days. His puzzle was extremely simple - a popsicle stick with a loop of twine attached on one end. He loop...
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Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:51:37 PDT
Solving a Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Solving-a-Rubiks-Cube/
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:07:59 PDT
Cube Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Puzzle/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:54:56 PDT
Wooden Block and Pin Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Block-and-Pin-Puzzle/
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 06:14:48 PST
Ball and String Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-and-String-Puzzle/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:26:24 PST
Math Snake Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Math-Snake-Puzzle/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:55:33 PST
Giant Straw Tetrahedron Cluster http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Straw-Tetrahedron-Cluster/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:55:38 PST
Rope Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Puzzle/
Rope Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/Y7RF/IYYT5QAN/FAUY7RFIYYT5QAN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/Y7RF/IYYT5QAN/FAUY7RFIYYT5QAN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/Y7RF/IYYT5QAN/FAUY7RFIYYT5QAN.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a fun and easy little project to make. I made the main pieces with scrap wood and an old piece of rope. I purchased the wood beads from a craft store but these could have been made from scrap wood blocks as well. The solution is not intuitive so it might be a challenge for your friends an...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 09:00:37 PST
3D PRINTED MAZE http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-PRINTED-MAZE-1/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 21:41:43 PST
Magic 8 Ball Guess Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-8-Ball-Guess-Game/
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Fri, 7 Apr 2017 21:12:58 PDT
1x1x2 Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/1x1x2-Rubiks-Cube/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:23:43 PST
Making A Rubik's 1x2x3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Rubiks-1x2x3/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:26:33 PST
Wood Pin Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pin-Puzzle/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 08:15:47 PST
DIY Puzzle / Magic Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puzzle-Magic-Spring/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 18:24:43 PST
ELEPHANT FAMILY http://www.instructables.com/id/ELEPHANT-FAMILY/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 09:49:49 PST
Strategy Exit Room Escape Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Strategy-Exit-Room-Escape-Game/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 15:21:11 PST
Nail Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Nail-Puzzle/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 07:56:42 PST
Double Marble Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Marble-Puzzle/
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 09:36:59 PST
Puzzle: Squaring a Triangle http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Squaring-a-Triangle/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 09:52:45 PST
3D tic tac toe http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Tic-Tac-Toe/
3D tic tac toe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/O8NB/IWMFATXG/FLSO8NBIWMFATXG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/O8NB/IWMFATXG/FLSO8NBIWMFATXG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/O8NB/IWMFATXG/FLSO8NBIWMFATXG.SMALL.jpg mrsmerwin Well, it is a snow day for the kids--10 inches. The neighbor was playing with his new snow blower so there is very little snow to shovel. I finished 2 quilts and needed something different to work on. I did not want to go anywhere--they are not yet plowing the side streets so driving is not exact...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:54:55 PST
Dominoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Dominoes-1/
Dominoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/7XRR/IWE4HUIG/FIB7XRRIWE4HUIG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/7XRR/IWE4HUIG/FIB7XRRIWE4HUIG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/7XRR/IWE4HUIG/FIB7XRRIWE4HUIG.SMALL.jpg JamesSlater This is a guide to making a wooden domino set from scratch. Gather Materials - Plank of Wood 3.5 Inches wide, 16 inches long and 1.5 inches tall- Band Saw (or manual saw)- Sanding Belt (or sand paper)- Drill Press with (1/8 drill bit)-Black Painting Marker or black Pant Measuring Each Domino T...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 04:28:41 PST
DIY IMPOSSIBLE PUZZLE (Extremely easy!!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-IMPOSSIBLE-PUZZLE-Extremely-Easy/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:27:22 PST
Golf Ball Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Ball-Puzzle/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 11:53:00 PST
Toothpick Bridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothpick-Bridge/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:00:13 PST
Captive Ring Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Captive-Ring-Puzzle/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:22:08 PST
Let’s Make a Collaborative, Hands-On Geometry Game! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-a-Collaborative-Hands-On-Geometry-Game/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:06:20 PST
Make a Shield From the Patterns on Coins http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Shield-From-the-Patterns-on-Coins/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 10:05:48 PST
Beginner's method to solving the 3x3 Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Method-to-Solving-the-3x3-Rubiks-Cube/
Beginner's method to solving the 3x3 Rubik's Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/S70J/IUYD4B2D/F54S70JIUYD4B2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/S70J/IUYD4B2D/F54S70JIUYD4B2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/S70J/IUYD4B2D/F54S70JIUYD4B2D.SMALL.jpg Gamerllama2508 Ok, So you've got yourself a cube, You don't have a clue how to solve it, and it's just sitting on your desk collecting dust. Most people think the Rubik's Cube is some kind of complex math puzzle that only geniuses can solve. It's not! With the help of this Instructable, you'll able to solve the 3x...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 20:25:51 PDT
Bolts in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Bolts-in-a-Bottle/
Bolts in a Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/ND6Y/IU9UVZGO/FCUND6YIU9UVZGO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/ND6Y/IU9UVZGO/FCUND6YIU9UVZGO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/ND6Y/IU9UVZGO/FCUND6YIU9UVZGO.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Puzzles are around us everyday. This simple bolt and dowel puzzle is part of a larger category of puzzles called impossible bottles. Impossible bottles are puzzles such as a deck of cards or ship in a bottle. There is often some work that is done before presenting the puzzle to others. These bolts a...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:19:30 PDT
Travelling Towers of Hanoi http://www.instructables.com/id/Travelling-Towers-of-Hanoi/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 10:01:34 PDT
Lego Box Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Box-Puzzle/
Lego Box Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/QN2F/ISCBL9JG/FQYQN2FISCBL9JG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/QN2F/ISCBL9JG/FQYQN2FISCBL9JG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/QN2F/ISCBL9JG/FQYQN2FISCBL9JG.SMALL.jpg Cdog2897 Hello everybody! In this instructable I will show you how to make a box puzzle out of Legos. It is actually very easy to make, and it is a fun project to make when you are bored.To complete the puzzle, you have to put all the pieces of the puzzle into the box. This might seem simple, however, there ...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 17:29:19 PDT
Magnetic Triangle Puzzle Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Triangle-Puzzle-Set/
Magnetic Triangle Puzzle Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/A5JU/IT0S71EU/FSTA5JUIT0S71EU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/A5JU/IT0S71EU/FSTA5JUIT0S71EU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/A5JU/IT0S71EU/FSTA5JUIT0S71EU.SMALL.jpg ctmayo Supplies:- Scrap wood- Sand paper- Magnetic paper (found online or at local office supply stores)- Glue / Adhesive- Hobby knife & cutting mat- Paint Sort through scraps Layout puzzle Sand edges Mount pieces to magnetic paper Trim pieces Paint pieces Test pieces on a magneti...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 20:22:19 PDT
Perpetual Puzzle Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetual-Puzzle-Calendar/
Perpetual Puzzle Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/AAG1/ISCBOQK0/F21AAG1ISCBOQK0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/AAG1/ISCBOQK0/F21AAG1ISCBOQK0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/AAG1/ISCBOQK0/F21AAG1ISCBOQK0.SMALL.jpg implaxis Make a perpetual (forever) puzzle calendar for your locker or refrigerator. Start every day with a mini challenge! You will need: PuzzCal template (jpg) Masks template (jpg)Magnetic strip (1.5 inches wide by 6 inches long)X-Acto knife or razor bladeColored Sharpie (optional)Save the two template...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 09:59:39 PDT