Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - puzzles - rubiks http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 May 2013 02:29:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Solving a 2x2 Rubik's Cube Blindfolded http://www.instructables.com/id/Solving-a-2x2-Rubiks-Cube-Blindfolded/
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By: rubiksnerd

Sun, 10 Mar 2013 15:22:45 PDT
How to solve a Rubik's Cube for the first time! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-a-Rubiks-Cube-for-the-first-time/
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By: majorson

Fri, 4 Nov 2011 01:58:52 PDT
How to solve a 4 by 4 by 4 rubik's cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-a-4-by-4-by-4-rubiks-cube/
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By: Sorunome

Mon, 6 Sep 2010 03:06:45 PDT
How to solve a rubik's 2 by 2 by 2 cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-a-rubiks-2-by-2-by-2-cube/
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By: Sorunome

Sun, 5 Sep 2010 07:51:48 PDT
Rubik's Wood Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Rubiks-Wood-Cube/
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By: BrittLiv

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 11:07:17 PDT
Puzzle mechanisms.., and HELP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-mechanisms-and-HELP/
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By: Mr.A-Z

Fri, 23 Jul 2010 06:45:41 PDT
Rubiks cube pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-cube-pranks/
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By: ubuntucuber

Sat, 27 Mar 2010 12:17:04 PDT
Sticker-free Rubik's cube! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sticker-free-Rubiks-cube/
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By: mrrshotshot

Mon, 27 Apr 2009 10:56:41 PDT
solve your rubiks cube the cheating way http://www.instructables.com/id/solve-your-rubiks-cube-the-cheating-way/
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By: kdelwat

Fri, 17 Apr 2009 16:57:03 PDT
How To Solve a 2x2 Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Solve-a-2x2-Rubiks-Cube/
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By: CommonSparta

Fri, 10 Apr 2009 17:38:22 PDT
how to make a siemese rubiks cube http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-siemese-rubiks-cube/
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By: CommonSparta

Sun, 25 Jan 2009 19:29:30 PST
How to solve a 5x5 Rubik's Professor cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solve-a-5x5-Rubiks-Professor-cube/
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By: Does Not Compute

Sat, 3 Jan 2009 16:57:43 PST
Picture Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-Rubiks-Cube/
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By: vitruvian8807

Thu, 31 Jan 2008 11:44:11 PST
DIY - Rubik's Cube - Blind Man's Cube - Metal Rubiks cube http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY---Rubiks-Cube---Blind-Mans-Cube---Metal-Rubi/
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By: gtig

Fri, 30 Nov 2007 15:44:22 PST
cube lube http://www.instructables.com/id/cube-lube/
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By: fredricksburgthethird

Mon, 1 Oct 2007 18:56:23 PDT
Solving the Rubik Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solve-a-Rubik-s-Cube-1/
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By: BuffaloNickel

Fri, 28 Sep 2007 18:45:34 PDT
2x2 Magnetic Dice Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/2x2-Magnetic-Dice-Cube/
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By: burzvingion

Mon, 23 Jul 2007 14:47:59 PDT
How to Solve "The Cube" + Tips and Tricks For the Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solve-%22The-Cube%22-%2b-Tips-and-Tricks-For-the-/
How to Solve "The Cube" + Tips and Tricks For the Rubik's Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/GIPN/F3B4B0XC/FG4GIPNF3B4B0XC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/GIPN/F3B4B0XC/FG4GIPNF3B4B0XC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/GIPN/F3B4B0XC/FG4GIPNF3B4B0XC.SMALL.jpg ranaakamarth This first half of the Instructable will teach you how to solve a Rubik's cube using one of the most simplistic methods possible. You will only need to memorize about 5 or 6 algorithms. If you can already solve a Rubik's cube in about a minute then visit This site for a better solution that...
By: ranaakamarth

Sun, 24 Jun 2007 20:32:46 PDT
How To Solve A Rubik's Cube! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Solve-A-Rubik-s-Cube!/
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By: T3h_Muffinator