MOCpages : Share your LEGO® creations
LEGO models my own creation MOCpages toys shop
Welcome to the world's greatest LEGO fan community!
Explore cool creations, share your own, and have lots of fun together.  ~  It's all free!
Comment on Uni-Cube (white)
Rate it
55555 Excellent  
I like it
4444 Very good
I like it
333 Good
22 Average
1 Not good
  (I'll rate it later)
First name Have a MOCapges account? Sign in
Last name
You'll need to check your e-mail before we post your comment.
Your e-mail won't be shown onscreen, and we will never sell or abuse it.
(No HTML, please)
  Use appropriate language and do not be mean, rude, or insulting.
Inappropriate comments will be deleted before anyone sees them,
and your account may be deleted. Full rules | Why?

Uni-Cube (white) . This is a puzzle I set about designing years ago. It started as a simple 3x3x3 assembly cube that had to fit inside the box. The pieces were randomly chosen and then worked with until I ran into a solution. After reflecting upon the puzzle a year later, I realized that I wanted it to be more unique (hence the name Uni-Cube), and I came up with some restrictions that I would have to follow to redesign the puzzle. The restrictions are as follows:

-Three of the puzzle pieces must contain 4 "cubes"

-Three of the puzzle pieces must contain 5 "cubes"

-All puzzle pieces must not have 2x2 blocks contained in them

-All puzzle pieces must be 2-dimensional (that is with a maximum height of 1 cube in a single direction)

These restricions led to the creation of the Uni-Cube Black. The Black puzzle has 2 solutions, both only slight variations of each other (and an additional 2-dimensional solution as well).

After completing the Black Uni-Cube, I decided to make a white counterpart that had all of the same restrictions, except that all of the pieces must NOT be 2-dimensional. The White Uni-Cube was much simpler to design and build, and has a few more solutions than the Black Uni-Cube.

I am very proud of the two Uni-Cubes, and they have gone through extensive re-designing (especially the black one), so any feedback would be greatly appreciated. . The goal is to fit the pieces into the 6x6x6 cavity inside the 8x8x8 box. The orientation of the smooth tiles were designed to aid in finding a solution. Good luck!

LEGO models my own creation MOCpages toys shop

You Your home page | LEGO creations | Favorite builders
Activity Activity | Comments | Creations
Explore Explore | Recent | Groups
MOCpages is an unofficial, fan-created website. LEGO® and the brick configuration are property of The LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, own, or endorse this site.
©2002-2018 Sean Kenney Design Inc | Privacy policy | Terms of use