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Jehnaier
« on: February 25, 2008 10:54:23 PM »

My boyfriend and I just did a 12 day long maths course and we wanted to thank the teacher, so we decided to make him a Rubik's Cube from origami. It's all modular origami, where you make several small modules and join them together (no glue, just clever folds). This cube has 26 little cubes in it, each made from 6 modules. That's 156 modules and 936 folds!

The cube:


And it opens to reveal a card!


The teacher loved it  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2008 11:12:59 PM »

wow!  that's amazing  Cheesy  it looks really realistic, too.
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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2008 11:32:00 PM »

Truly incredible! I bet the teacher was thrilled, that was really thoughtful.
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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2008 11:52:57 PM »

That is so cool! Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: February 26, 2008 12:15:18 AM »

i love that! it's so cool. good job Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 26, 2008 08:24:05 AM »

Very clever, and i love that you can open it to read a note.
Great Job!!!!
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« Reply #6 on: February 26, 2008 08:24:59 AM »

wooow... that kinda blows my mind Cheesy  how long did it take you to make?
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« Reply #7 on: February 26, 2008 08:33:22 AM »

:O very cool!
Nice work too... I don't think I'd ever have the patience to do something like this...but wow! What a neat idea!
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« Reply #8 on: February 26, 2008 04:44:02 PM »

WOW, Mathematically Marvelous!!
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« Reply #9 on: February 26, 2008 07:12:25 PM »

Thanks for all the replies!  Cheesy

Ruby_soho, it took quite a while to make. Maybe a weekend, working on it on and off. Two people were making it, which made it quicker.
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