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Gripple
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An uncommon puzzle produced in Hong Kong.

This puzzle consists of five discs, each of which has four knobs mounted on it. Each disc can be turned in 90?increments. Each corner/colour has it's own disc. The fifth disc is in the center and overlaps the other four discs in such a way that turning the center disc rotates the four inner knobs.

Murray Gould, the inventor of this puzzle, was president of M-Squared, the original producer of this puzzle. He had planned to come out with a followup puzzle which was called SUPER GRIPPLE, and then TRIPLE GRIPPLE by 1990. TRIPLE GRIPPLE was three dimensional and each was progressively more difficult than the original.

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Sale Date Price (USD) Sale Type Condition Package Condition Notes Contributors Edit
Oct 10 2004 $6.24 Private Sale Good Missing None Unknown
Sep 23 2012 $9.99 eBay Auction Good Missing very smooth Richard Sepulveda
Jul 19 2003 $9.99 eBay Auction Average Average Sid Sackson collection. Sandy
Sep 16 2004 $17.60 eBay Auction Good Missing None Unknown
Jan 22 2003 $57.00 eBay Auction Average Average None Sandy

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