Instructables: exploring - play - puzzles http://www.instructables.com Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:26:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Quest http://www.instructables.com/id/Quest/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/5JY4/J3EPRSNY/F665JY4J3EPRSNY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/5JY4/J3EPRSNY/F665JY4J3EPRSNY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F66/5JY4/J3EPRSNY/F665JY4J3EPRSNY.SMALL.jpg DomenicB5 Describe your collection here... Arduino Simon Says Game Mini Diamond Puzzle Sketchbook Arduino Laser Tripwire Magical Monocle & Invisible Screen Puzzle Box - With Changeable Combination Arduino Controlled Lock Box With Solenoid and RFID $12 Secret Code Box Super Secret...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 06:03:20 PDT
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
Simple Rope Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Rope-Puzzle/
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Sun, 21 May 2017 07:15:40 PDT
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
Répliquer Un Jouer En Bois Grâce a L'imprimante 3d http://www.instructables.com/id/Répliquer-Un-Jouer-En-Bois-Grâce-a-Limprimante-3d/
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Sat, 6 May 2017 06:43:49 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
Creating a Tricky Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Tricky-Geocache/
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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:26:52 PDT
Easy, No Glue, PVC Dog Bottle Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-No-Glue-PVC-Dog-Bottle-Puzzle/
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Thu, 13 Apr 2017 14:07:11 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
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
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
Cardboard Marble Labyrinth http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Marble-Labyrinth/
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Thu, 6 Apr 2017 18:59:06 PDT
Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzles-4/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/TYV1/J0X5C754/F6VTYV1J0X5C754.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/TYV1/J0X5C754/F6VTYV1J0X5C754.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/TYV1/J0X5C754/F6VTYV1J0X5C754.SMALL.jpg HoosierDoc null null Wooden Puzzle: Six Blocks in a Box Pencil Puzzler Revisited Double Marble Puzzle Wooden Nativity Puzzle The Impossible Wooden Knot Impossible Nail in Wooden Block Captive Ring Puzzle Golf Ball Puzzle
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Mon, 3 Apr 2017 08:33:22 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
Photo Cube Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Cube-Puzzle/
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:48:49 PDT
Puzzles and Toys to Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzles-and-Toys-to-Make/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JOF8/J08EIUAL/FDRJOF8J08EIUAL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JOF8/J08EIUAL/FDRJOF8J08EIUAL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JOF8/J08EIUAL/FDRJOF8J08EIUAL.SMALL.jpg mrsmerwin null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null ...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:18:53 PDT
Cube Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Puzzle/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:54:56 PDT
Terrain Puzzle - Mountain Path http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrain-Puzzle-Mountain-Path/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 05:17:52 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
Solve Rubics Cube,F2L Method http://www.instructables.com/id/Solve-Rubics-CubeF2L-Method/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 20:10:12 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
1x1x2 Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/1x1x2-Rubiks-Cube/
1x1x2 Rubik's Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F70/S4UH/IY4Q4XUQ/F70S4UHIY4Q4XUQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F70/S4UH/IY4Q4XUQ/F70S4UHIY4Q4XUQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F70/S4UH/IY4Q4XUQ/F70S4UHIY4Q4XUQ.SMALL.jpg struth novo In this Instructable I am 3d printing a 1x1x2 Rubik's cube that I designed in 123D design, using my Ultimaker 3. Modeling I made this design using 123d design.The file can be found at the link below.http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2049198 Printing I printed it using Gizmo Dorks black ABS fil...
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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
How to Quickley Solve the Rubiks Cube White Cross http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Quickley-Solve-the-Rubiks-Cube-White-Cross/
How to Quickley Solve the Rubiks Cube White Cross - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/9K7C/IXUQ8OB0/FWV9K7CIXUQ8OB0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/9K7C/IXUQ8OB0/FWV9K7CIXUQ8OB0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/9K7C/IXUQ8OB0/FWV9K7CIXUQ8OB0.SMALL.jpg cody1357 In this instructible you will be learning how to quickly solve the Rubiks cube white cross. there is no formula for this making this the hardest part, but once you learn how to do this, it will be the easiest and the fastest. Finding the starting point first find the white center piece, if you ha...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:43:33 PST
Wooden Toys : The Mini Game "Blocks" from "The Secret Society - Hidden Mystery" http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toys-the-Mini-Game-Blocks-From-The-Secret-S/
Wooden Toys : The Mini Game "Blocks" from "The Secret Society - Hidden Mystery" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/S0ZH/IXQFNK1Z/FDGS0ZHIXQFNK1Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/S0ZH/IXQFNK1Z/FDGS0ZHIXQFNK1Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/S0ZH/IXQFNK1Z/FDGS0ZHIXQFNK1Z.SMALL.jpg antoniraj "The Secret Society - Hidden Mystery" is an hidden objects game from G5 entertainment and many of us have enjoyed playing it. "Blocks" is one of the mini game inside the Secret Society, the object of which is to bring out the target block from the puzzle area by moving the other Blocks left-right an...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 10:59:59 PST
Wood Pin Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pin-Puzzle/
Wood Pin Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/VVRB/IXLADK0I/FKAVVRBIXLADK0I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/VVRB/IXLADK0I/FKAVVRBIXLADK0I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/VVRB/IXLADK0I/FKAVVRBIXLADK0I.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a fun puzzle that is pretty easy to build. The goal is to have all the pins line up in a horizontal manner. The pins are different lengths and the holes in the base are of varying depths. In addition, there is a slant to the base which adds another level of deception. This project took a...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 08:15:47 PST
3D printed Marble puzzle - Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Marble-Puzzle-Fusion-360/
3D printed Marble puzzle - Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/XVZ3/IXAQ5LGQ/FI2XVZ3IXAQ5LGQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/XVZ3/IXAQ5LGQ/FI2XVZ3IXAQ5LGQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/XVZ3/IXAQ5LGQ/FI2XVZ3IXAQ5LGQ.SMALL.jpg jdl 3D printed Marble puzzle – Fusion 360This is a remake (another remake) of the http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Marble-Puzzle Double Marble Puzzle by tomatoskins made with wood. While I could have make it with wood, as I have all the necessary tools, I wanted to have practice using Fusion 360...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 12:48:03 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
Twin Towers 3D Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-Towers-3D-Puzzle/
Twin Towers 3D Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/A2E3/IWQV5OBU/FBXA2E3IWQV5OBU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/A2E3/IWQV5OBU/FBXA2E3IWQV5OBU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/A2E3/IWQV5OBU/FBXA2E3IWQV5OBU.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 Last month I got a beautiful gift from my wife. Twin Towers Cubic Fun 3D Puzzle. I started building it and wanted to share it with you all.The Twin Towers Cubic Fun 3D Puzzle is ready made to be easily assembled.I just found it a good thing to share.You can find it here on Amazon and you can also fi...
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Sat, 17 Dec 2016 05:45:46 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
How to solve Rubix Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solve-Rubix-Cube/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 07:19:41 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