Online since 2002. Over 3300 puzzles, 2600 worldwide members, and 270,000 messages.

Polo Gears
Above:Solved
Click a thumbnail to see its larger version and description.
Could be viewed as a variant of the Gear Cube. Here the faces (in this case: the knobs) rotate too.

Polo Gears is a puzzle invented by Alex Polonsky. His family name gave the puzzle its name. After seeing his prototype, Oskar asked whether he could build his own prototype.
This puzzle is turned by turning knobs at opposite sides. Therefore the puzzle allows only alice moves and therefore behaves like a gear cube. In addition to the gear cube the the four knobs which belong to the middle layer are turned during a slice move.

Links

Contributors

Thank you to the following people for their assistance in helping collect the information on this page: Andreas Nortmann, Brandon Enright.

Found a mistake or something missing? Edit it yourself or contact the moderator.

join »login » Community


Featured:
Rubik's Void
$22


On Sale:
Magic 16
$12  $8