Tuesday, June 21, 2011

The Cube Dovetailing Puzzle

A cube consists of two halves, interlocked together as pictured above. The cube looks like that on all of its four sides. How would you separate the two halves without cutting, breaking or distorting them in any way? The answer is inside...

Why, you just gently slide off one of the halves diagonally.
It's easy:
The pictures in this post are from the Craftmanspace website. If you're feeling creative, visit that site and build your own wooden dovetailing puzzle.

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