The Hanayama Cast Quartet came from Puzzle Master. I had been putting off attempting this one because of a number of blog posts stating. Puzzle Master Cast Quartet puzzle is very popular among the puzzler Hanayama’s level 1 is equivalent to our level 5. level 6 is equivalent to our level The Hanayama Cast series of puzzles seem to be the most common puzzles around. At least for me, the first I came across (not knowing it at.

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I have to say that the pictures are good enough quality to help you undo it but it is actually quite hard to tell the pieces apart on the pictures to be able to use it for reassembly!

Newer Post Older Post Home. At some point during this laborious trawl through multiple orientations and directions I managed to get 2 pieces rotated – AHA! I suspect that you have been very lucky in taking it apart and now you are finding out just how difficult it is in your attempts at reassembly! Solve a 2×2 Rubik’s Cube using only two algorithms How To: This amazing brainteaser puzzle is just one of the many intriguing puzzles from Hanayama.

I had a couple of hours before work and happened to see it sitting on my desk, taunting and begging me to pick it up.

So, if you haven’t got much patience or are a newcomer to puzzles, then I suggest starting with one of the easier levels first and work your way up to this one, even if they are inexpensive.

That being said, I think it’s honorable of Mr.

Delivery and return info. It’s the closest thing to proof of extraterrestrial existence we currently have. This puzzle is called Infinity not only for its appearance, but also because its movement continues endlessly until the pieces are taken apart. Then, obviously, with only two pieces left, the rest was straightforward.


We offer FREE UK returns for up to hanagama days after purchase for unwanted and unused non personalised items, and we’ll even refund any standard delivery costs too. The key word is ‘chain. Again I could go no further and this time I struggled to put it back the way it came! On Tuesday December 26th Brian wrote. Anyone who has done it, however, will agree it most certainly was not created by humans.

So far I had been at it for about a week not continuously, you dope!

Cast Quartet

When you first pick this one up it appears that all the pieces are identical but in reality they are not – they are actually 2 pairs of identically shaped pieces and within each pair 1 piece has the maker’s name stamped and the other has Quartet stamped on it. Good luck with it! Brianwith his almost superhuman puzzling skills managed to open his but even he had to give up and get the solution to reassemble it! D Oh and depending how tight your Quartet is when it’s in the alternate assembly, you could also have a figure of eight pendant too.

Inventor Mine Uyematsu has designed this brainteaser puzzle with a bond that’s truly difficult to disentangle. Customers who bought this item also bought. That’s the only thing I can come up with or I’m just screwing up. I decided to try each of these movements with the other pieces starting in different positions but now moving in different directions! It’s a little extra feature that could make a nice but heavy!!

Hanayama Metal PuzzlesMineyuki Uyematsu. So, now I can put it appart and put it back together without any problem, in just a minute. Shop By Brand A – K. The key for me was not to look at it whilst attempting to solve it, instead operating by feel with occasional visual attention to monitor changes progress also i didnt allow it to occupy my mind exclusively so i allowed distraction, even made some.


Hanayama puzzles are highly addictive and very collectable No set of solutions supplied sorry!

Dimensions are 5cm long and 3. The Hanayama range of brainteasers have been painstakingly designed and developed over more than a quarter of a century and are quite simply the most inspiring collection of puzzles ever created! Top Best Sellers. On Tuesday January 2nd Todd wrote.

PuzzleMad: Hanayama Cast Quartet

Becuase given the many symmetries it has, I doubt there’s anything like “solved but backwards”, so maybe I’m completely lost in what you mean. Of all the Hanayama puzzles, this one definitely has replay value. Does anyone know hqnayama to solve the puzzle quarte this position?

It took me quite some time to get the thing apart, once the sweet spot is found it mstly falls appart. After studying the packaging at Christmas, I knew that there was quartett alternate assembly for the Quartet. This puzzle is the hardest one I have from Hanayama. Unfortunately, the disadvantage to inexpensive puzzles is that everyone buys them and makes videos on how to solve them. Initial attempts rapidly lead to the conclusion that this is not going to be a quickie!

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