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by maztec
Sat Nov 28, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: Impossible Playing Cards
Replies: 105
Views: 13731

Re: Impossible Playing Cards

Are there any pre- and post- production tips for the cards to make them return nicely to flat?

I've been thinking about steaming the card ahead of time and then using an iron to press them flat, but was wondering if there is a better way to do it.
by maztec
Fri Jun 12, 2015 11:11 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: A Numerical Riddle:
Replies: 3
Views: 503

Re: A Numerical Riddle:

Alas, Google really does make this one too simple :) You guys are headed in the right direction, but not quite correct.
by maztec
Thu Jun 11, 2015 9:01 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: A Numerical Riddle:
Replies: 3
Views: 503

A Numerical Riddle:

Numerical Series: . . . 1,850, 1,865, 1,881, 1,901, . . . .

Questions:
1) What numbers come before this series?
2) What numbers come after this series?
3) What is the pattern?

:mrgreen:
by maztec
Sat Jan 31, 2015 5:51 am
Forum: Handmade General
Topic: Handmade
Replies: 262
Views: 22735

Re: Handmade

Yes, I own #1. And, embarrassingly, I do not remember offhand if I ever actually opened it. :oops:
by maztec
Thu Jul 10, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: What happened to puzzleparadise.ca?
Replies: 17
Views: 2403

Re: What happened to puzzleparadise.ca?

pcad wrote:Maztec, While anyone might annoy someone else, I've also thought of you as a voice of reason. I find it odd that someone could be that upset with you. You didn't sue him or anything ? Just kidding.


I think I just touched off something already there.
by maztec
Wed Jul 09, 2014 10:30 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: What happened to puzzleparadise.ca?
Replies: 17
Views: 2403

Re: What happened to puzzleparadise.ca?

As far as I can tell no community replaced Renegades. People have rather fallen apart at this point and several of the designers that were there and feeding off each other ot keep making puzzles have decided to go on hiatus. I could be totally wrong, but that was the last update I received. For what...
by maztec
Sun Jan 26, 2014 12:52 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Painting Arrows
Replies: 14
Views: 3931

Re: Painting Arrows

Depends on what the feathers are made out of...
by maztec
Wed Jan 01, 2014 12:08 am
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: Apothecary Chest Puzzlebox
Replies: 5
Views: 2609

Re: Apothecary Chest Puzzlebox

I bid a stupid amount on it, just for **** and giggles. Thank god someone outbid me. My wife would have killed me for putting that much on the credit card!

As it stands, I am looking at buying a different puzzle set that is going to put me behind a bit as is :\
by maztec
Fri Dec 27, 2013 10:46 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: Hanayama Cast Puzzles
Replies: 238
Views: 29049

Re: Hanayama Cast Puzzles

I received my first thre eHanayama's for Christmas. vc DOUBLE H, Antlers, and Cylinder. Antlers took me a long time to solve, that last little bit just kept eluding me. Double H was straight forward, but I found one way to do it that is always easy and a second way that requires a very minor amount ...
by maztec
Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: Other Puzzles of Interest
Topic: Hanayama Cast Puzzles
Replies: 238
Views: 29049

Re: Hanayama Cast Puzzles

I wear an eight band puzzle ring as a wedding ring. Fortunately I can put it back together if it gets scrambled when I take it off. We thought of doing puzzle rings. My wife had one for a long time (before marrying). However, they are much more fragile if they ever fall off. Hers fell off and was s...

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