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Mr Puzzle - We've got puzzles!

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Puzzles by Price > $10.01 - $15


Our puzzle range includes many puzzles under $15.00.  From easy to very, very difficult puzzles you'll certainly be able to find something here to challenge your special puzzler. 

 




Minefield cast Hedgehog puzzle Minefield cast Hedgehog puzzle


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Difficulty - Hard but not Extreme
The puzzle is to remove shuttle from within the cage.
This puzzle has it's roots firmly in the Czech Republic.  The first publication of the puzzle was in print in 1940 in an adventure magazine for boys published by Jaroslav Folgar;  the puzzle was not made commercially in wood until 1941.
The puzzle has since been made in many versions including wood, this plastic version, and metal.  See them all here.

 
Traffic Lights wood and rope puzzle Traffic Lights wood and rope puzzle


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DIFFICULTY RATING 5

The object is to rope from the wood to release the long bar.

Mr Puzzle has redesigned the original to make it TWO PUZZLES IN ONE. 
Once the long bar is off you can use it as a completely different puzzle, the well known ‘Buttonhole Puzzle’.  With this puzzle we provide the solution to BOTH the Traffic Lights and the Buttonhole Puzzle.

This puzzle covered by Australian Design Registration No. 153007

This puzzle featured in CFF Magazine July 2006 article "Secrets of a Simple Type of String Puzzle" by Lambert Bright.  Click here for a link to CFF web site.

 
Bent Again  puzzle on wood stand Bent Again puzzle on wood stand


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DIFFICULTY RATING 2

The puzzle is to remove the nails from their stand then separate the two nails.
Click here to see this and other nail puzzles on one stand on the puzzle called Another Nailbiter.

 
Horseshoe Metal Puzzle - medium Horseshoe Metal Puzzle - medium


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The puzzle is to remove the ring from the chains between the two horseshoe pieces.

An oldie but a goodie. Still just as much fun as it was when it first appeared in the early 1900's.

The horseshoe puzzle is also available in  a large size.    

 
Times Square 8 piece interlocking puzzle Times Square 8 piece interlocking puzzle


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The object of the puzzle is to put the 8 different pieces together.  The pieces can be divided into two groups making 4 horizontal land 4 vertical lines in the puzzle.

 
Puzzle Solution book 50 different wire and cast Puzzle Solution book 50 different wire and cast


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This book has detailed illustrations and solutions of 50 different puzzles.  The text is in Chinese with no English but drawings are very clear.
Shows both old and new puzzle designs, even includes solutions to some of the Hanayama puzzles.   Includes many brainteasers like puzzle rings, bolt puzzles, puzzle lock, a few wooden puzzles and many cast and wire puzzles.

This book is not even on Amazon!  Book is 140mm x 205mm in paper back.  210 pages including 8 pages with colour photos of puzzles. 

 
Mechanical Puzzle book shows 50 rope and wire puzzles Mechanical Puzzle book shows 50 rope and wire puzzles


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Called "Illustrative Designs of 50 Intellectual Rope-Ring Toys", this book has detailed illustrations and solutions of 50 disentangelment puzzles.  Text is in Chinese with some English but drawings are very clear.
Shows both old and new puzzle designs.  You can make your own brainteasers and rope puzzles from the plans in this book.

This book is not even on Amazon.  Book is new.   Book is 140mm x 205mm in paper back.  230 pages including 8 pages with colour photos of puzzles. 

 
Get Hooked  puzzle on wood stand Get Hooked puzzle on wood stand


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DIFFICULTY RATING 3

The puzzle is to remove the nails from their stand and separate the nails.
Click here to see this and other nail puzzles on one stand on the puzzle called Another Nailbiter.

This puzzle was designed by Brian in early 1998 and is EXCLUSIVE to Mr Puzzle Australia. It is covered by Australian Design No 138325.

 
Knot to be Knotted timber disentanglement puzzle Knot to be Knotted timber disentanglement puzzle Out of Stock





DIFFICULTY RATING 3

The puzzle is to remove the rope from the wood. This may be our easiest rope puzzle but can you disentangle it?

 
Hungarian Rings - Double Rings puzzle Hungarian Rings - Double Rings puzzle


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1982 Hungarian Rings Doublering puzzle.  The first member of the "Hungarian Rings" puzzle family. 

> Plastic puzzle made 1982.
> Mint condition. Sealed in original packaging with gold band. 
> Genuine puzzle manufactured in Hungary. 

Includes leaflet with puzzle information for 6 different challenges.  It says there are 10 trillion variations that can be done!

Size of puzzle: 125mm x 80mm.

 
Send You Loopy tricky disentanglement puzzle Send You Loopy tricky disentanglement puzzle


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DIFFICULTY RATING 4

The puzzle is to get the beads on the same loop, on the same side of the wood.  This rope puzzle is based on a well known disentanglement puzzles although it may not at first appear to be.

 
Tower of Hanoi n-ary puzzle Tower of Hanoi n-ary puzzle


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The objective of the puzzle is to move the entire stack of disks and the ball on top to another rod, obeying the following simple rules:
1.Only one disk may be moved at a time.
2.Each move consists of taking the upper disk from one of the stacks and placing it on top of another stack.
3.No disk may be placed on top of a smaller disk or the ball.

Mathematically this is a type of "n-ary" puzzle meaning each move has "n" number of state - in this case 2 states being binary.  Read more about n-ary puzzles and see others we have here.

 
Cubiforms Stacked Cubes wooden puzzle WAS 17.50 Sale Price NOW 13.99 Cubiforms Stacked Cubes wooden puzzle WAS 17.50 Sale Price NOW 13.99


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Difficulty 3
Discover Cubiforms.  The puzzle is to assemble the pieces into the complex shape of 8 cubes around a central core cube.

 
Hard Yakka metal disentanglement Hard Yakka metal disentanglement


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Difficulty 5
The object is to remove the shuttle from the puzzle.  This puzzle could really take some 'hard yakka' to complete!  Buy ANY 4 puzzles in the set and save $1 per puzzle. Click here.

 
Blacksmith's Bell metal disentanglement Blacksmith's Bell metal disentanglement N/A





Difficulty 5
The object is to remove the ring from the puzzle.  You'll really need to understand metal to get this one apart!  Buy ANY 4 puzzles in the set and save $1 per puzzle. Click here.

 
Convict's Escape metal disentanglement Convict's Escape metal disentanglement N/A





Difficulty 5

The object is to remove the ring from the puzzle.  You'll really need to be an escape artist to get the ring off this puzzle!  Buy ANY 4 puzzles in the set and save $1 per puzzle. Click here.

 
Ned Kelly's Armour metal disentanglement puzzle Ned Kelly's Armour metal disentanglement puzzle


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Difficulty 4
The object is to remove the ring from the puzzle.  The ring certainly does not go over the body of Ned Kelly's Armour!  Buy ANY 4 puzzles in the set and save $1 per puzzle. Click here.

 
Crackerjack metal disentanglement Crackerjack metal disentanglement


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Difficulty 4
The object is to remove the ring from the puzzle.  Crackerjack!  The feeling you'll get if you manage to do the puzzle.  Buy ANY 4 puzzles in the set and save $1 per puzzle. Click here.

 
Jackaroos Stirrup metal disentanglement Jackaroos Stirrup metal disentanglement


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Difficulty 5
The object is to remove the ring from the puzzle.  The Aah! feeling when you do it is what will spur you on.  Buy ANY 4 puzzles in the set and save $1 per puzzle. Click here.

 
Control Ring wood and rope disentanglement puzzle Control Ring wood and rope disentanglement puzzle


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The puzzle is to remove the wooden ring from the puzzle.          

 
North Pole Camouflage multi level challenge puzzle Booster Pack North Pole Camouflage multi level challenge puzzle Booster Pack


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Ages 7+

Enjoyed the original? Then it's time to raise your game. Step up to the challenge and take on the Booster Extension.  In this booster pack you will find an additional matching transparent puzzle tile and new challenge cards with 60 new exciting multi-level new adventures for your Camouflage puzzle. 
The seals on the new transparent puzzle piece can be placed in the water or on the ice, but if you place the seal on the ice make sure there isn't a polar bear on the same piece of ice.Note: You must have the original Camouflage game board and puzzles tiles to go with this card set and play this game.

 
Safari Hide & Seek logic single player game Booster Pack Safari Hide & Seek logic single player game Booster Pack


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Ages 7+

Enjoyed the original? Then it's time to raise your game. Step up to the challenge and take on the Booster Extension.  In this booster pack you will find an additional matching puzzle tile and new challenge booklet with 60 brand new adventures for your Safari Hide and Seek one player game.
The game rules stay the same but this time you have 5 puzzle pieces to choose from, not 4! Can you make the right choice?  
Note: You must have the original Safari Hide and Seek game board and puzzle tiles to go with this booklet and play this game.  Available on this site.

 
Bolted! cast nut and bolt puzzle Bolted! cast nut and bolt puzzle


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Difficulty - Hard but not Extreme
The puzzle is to remove the washer from the bolt - without going insane.  
Not quite the regular nut and bolt puzzle you've seen around the place....  there's a slight change to the design of this one.  Being a threaded bolt, please excuse the pun but it has an extra little twist.

We also sell a different Nut and Bolt puzzle in this same series. Click here.

 
Enigma Cannonball cast take apart puzzle Enigma Cannonball cast take apart puzzle


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Difficulty - Hard close to Extreme
The puzzle is to remove the cannonball from this curious brass cannon.  This is one of a group of Take Apart puzzles that some refer to as Progressive Move puzzles. There is no simple, single move, straighforward solution.

 
Addict A Ball 100 stage maze in a ball Addict A Ball 100 stage maze in a ball


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Ages: 6 and up.

An extremely addictive puzzle for kids and grown ups!  Be careful, once you pick it up it's hard to put down.
The Aim:  To get the shiny ball through all the stage of the maze to get to the end.  Contains 100 stages.
Help: There are 3 starting bays.  Levels Easy to hard. The maze has numbered stages to guide you and keep track of where you are in the maze challenge.
Improves patience, dexterity and hand eye coordination.

 
Rubik's Cube solution books - various Rubik's Cube solution books - various


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Rubik's Solution Books



With "43 Quintillion" possible moves and only ONE solution... Yep! you're going to need the book to solve the Rubik's Cube.
And there's a book to solve the Rubik's Magic as well.

Choose from the used books we have in stock:

1. You Can Do - You Can Do The Cube by Patrick Bossert (1981)
2. Mastering - Mastering Rubik's Cube by Don Taylor (1980) 
3. Cube - Cube by John and Lyn St Clair-Thomas and Steve Shackel  (1981)
4. Games - Cube Games by Don Taylor and Leanne Rylands (1981)
5. Simple Solution - The Simple Solution to Rubik's Cube by James G. Nourse (June 1981)
6. Magic - Making Rubik's Magic by Albie Fiore (1986)

Condition:  All books are in "as is" condition.  Used, slightly faded covers, worn around edges of cover, no ripped pages.

We sell the genuine Rubik's cube as well. Click here.

 
Bamboo 6 piece framed burr puzzle 7006 Bamboo 6 piece framed burr puzzle 7006


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Difficulty Rating 4 out of 5 = Unbelievable
A 6 piece burr inside a static frame; 7 pieces in all.  The puzzle reminds us of Bill Cutler's Bin Cross made by Toyo Glass in 1991 but the pieces are quite different.
The puzzle is an Eco Game made from Bamboo. 

 
Magic Wands metal interlocked puzzle Magic Wands metal interlocked puzzle


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Difficulty - Hard to Extreme
The puzzle is to remove the wands from their box then put them evenly back in again.  Each rod has notches that must line up exactly so that nothing obstructs the holes and the next wand is allowed to slide in.

 
Twice As Hard wood and rope disentanglement puzzle Twice As Hard wood and rope disentanglement puzzle


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The puzzle is to remove the large thin wooden ring, not the two identical rings permanently attached to the end of the ropes.          

 
26 piece wooden Dinosaur jigsaw educational A-Z 1-26 26 piece wooden Dinosaur jigsaw educational A-Z 1-26


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Solid wooden jigsaw makes a Dinosaur.  Great educational puzzle.    Letters A-Z on the other side.  Numbers 1-26 on the other.  26 brightly painted coloured pieces.  A fun way to learn counting and the alphabet!

 
Chained Up! metal chain nut and bolt puzzle Chained Up! metal chain nut and bolt puzzle


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Difficulty - Hard but not Extreme on the Enigma scale.

The puzzle is to screw the nut to the bolt.  At first glance this looks impossible but it is possible.  Comes with a printed solution when you buy it.
Beware the nut is on the wrong side of the washer and head of the bolt.  The pieces are on one continuous unbroken chain which is knotted around the large ring.   Sorting out all these pieces into the right order is quite a difficult disentanglement challenge.

 
10 piece wooden Honeycomb puzzle 10 piece wooden Honeycomb puzzle


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The puzzle is to build the symmetrical honeycomb shape from the 10 pieces each made from hexagonal cylinder pieces of different lengths joined together.
Note: This puzzle doesn't normally come with a solution but from feedback we know it's a very hard puzzle so we've created a detailed solution that we now supply with the puzzle. 

 
Fork and Spoon metal puzzle Fork and Spoon metal puzzle


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Solve this puzzle or starve!   Puzzleware to add fun and laughs to meal times.
The puzzle is to separate your fork and spoon so you can eat your spaghetti.
Made from stainless steel.

 
Uncaged Star also known as Hedgehog in the Cage Uncaged Star also known as Hedgehog in the Cage


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Difficulty - Hard but not Extreme   The puzzle is to remove shuttle from within the cage.   
The puzzle has since been made in many versions including wood, this plastic version, and metal.  See them all here.
 
White Dots Amazing Game Flipping Fun White Dots Amazing Game Flipping Fun


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Each pyramid has dots, from 1 to 4, on each of its four sides and it's also dotted at the base.

Using gravity convert all pyramids with 4 different dots to all pyramids showing the same number of dots or showing a sequence of dots. Do this for both inside & outside of pyramids. Sequences of 1 to 4 can be done.

 
Cross Threaded! nut and bolt puzzle Cross Threaded! nut and bolt puzzle


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Difficulty - Hard but not Extreme.
The object of the puzzle is to remove the nut from the bolt without getting too cross.

We also sell a different Nut and Bolt puzzle in this same series. Click here.

 
Labyrinth maze puzzle Labyrinth maze puzzle


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Begin with the steel ball in the 'START' position. Use the knobs on the sides to tilt the maze base to move the ball around the labyrinth. Follow the main path to the 'FINISH' position avoiding the traps.

 
Soma Cube wood puzzle in a box with lid Soma Cube wood puzzle in a box with lid


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The puzzle is to repack the 7 pieces into the box so that you can put the lid on.

There is a sheet supplied with this puzzles which has another 21 shapes for you to try to make using these same seven pieces.

Danish poet and writer Piet Hein invented this puzzle in 1936 while attending a lecture on quantum physics. R. Guy at the University of Malaya in Singapore tabulated 240 different solutions for the puzzle.... but this is by no means the final count.

Problem sheet and solutions are especially created by us and are included if you buy the puzzle from this website.

 
12 piece Hexagonal Prism Tower puzzle 12 piece Hexagonal Prism Tower puzzle


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The puzzle is to assemble the 12 pieces, each made from 3 rhombic prisms, into the hexagonal tower.  This puzzle was invented by Toshiaki Bestumiya.

 
Snake cube large wooden cube on elastic rope Snake cube large wooden cube on elastic rope


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The puzzle is to build a larger cube from the length of 27 smaller cubes arranged on an elastic rope to look like a snake; hence the name Snake Cube but it's sometimes also known as the Chain Cube or the Elastic Cube.

 
V Cube 2x2 amazing smooth action cube puzzle V Cube 2x2 amazing smooth action cube puzzle


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Background 2x2 Cube Color



V-CUBE 2™ is the smallest version of the V-CUBE™ family!
V-CUBE 2™ is a multicoloured, two-layered cube with exceptional quality and incredibly smooth rotation. This is the new exciting pillowed (sometimes called the curved) version of the vcube with either a white or black background cube colour. It is a product of exceptional quality and the patented V-CUBE™ mechanism gives it incredibly smooth rotation.
Packaged in a groovy asymmetric balancing pack with a detailed printed instructions.
 
Double ball wood and rope disentanglement puzzle with black base Double ball wood and rope disentanglement puzzle with black base


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The puzzle is to get both balls on the same loop on the same side of the post.   

 
Wood ring and rope disentanglement puzzle with black base Wood ring and rope disentanglement puzzle with black base


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The puzzle is to remove the large wooden ring from the puzzle. 

 
Triple post wood and rope disentanglement puzzle with black base Triple post wood and rope disentanglement puzzle with black base


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The puzzle is to remove the wooden ring from the puzzle.
 
Dicey 9 piece spotted 3D packing puzzle Dicey 9 piece spotted 3D packing puzzle


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The puzzle is to build a cube from the 9 bars with a pattern of spots 1 to 6 on each outside face. This one is quite a difficult version of this puzzle. Watch out - it has a trick up it's sleeve; the final solution is not the normal dice pattern but you still need to have six sides with a different number on each side.

 
Round hollow 6 piece interlocking burr Round hollow 6 piece interlocking burr


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Assemble the 6 pieces into the interlocking ball. There are 5 identical pieces plus one locking piece.

 
26 piece wooden Elephant jigsaw educational A-Z 26 piece wooden Elephant jigsaw educational A-Z


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Solid wooden jigsaw makes an Elephant.  A fun way to learn counting and the alphabet!  Great educational puzzle.    Letters A-Z on both sides of the puzzle.  Even trickier perhaps than having numbers on the other side because it means 2 options to put every piece in not just one.  26 brightly painted coloured pieces. 

 
26 piece wooden Giraffe educational jigsaw A-Z 1-26 26 piece wooden Giraffe educational jigsaw A-Z 1-26 Out of Stock





Solid wooden jigsaw makes a Giraffe.  Great educational puzzle.    Letters A-Z on the other side.  Numbers 1-26 on the other.  26 brightly painted coloured pieces.  A fun way to learn counting and the alphabet!

 
26 piece wooden Rabbit jigsaw educational A-Z 1-26 26 piece wooden Rabbit jigsaw educational A-Z 1-26


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Solid wooden jigsaw makes a Rabbit.  Great educational puzzle.    Letters A-Z on the other side.  Numbers 1-26 on the other.  26 brightly painted coloured pieces.  A fun way to learn counting and the alphabet!

 
Cube Vinco take apart puzzle Cube Vinco take apart puzzle


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Difficulty 3/5 Four identical pieces to make a cube.  Presented as an assembled cube the first challenge is to work out how to get it apart.  The pieces are shaped such that even when you've done it, repeating it (once you've got it back together again...) can be just as hard the second time.
 
Square AC wooden put together puzzle Square AC wooden put together puzzle


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Difficulty 5/5
There are ten very odd shaped pieces which pack into the square frame.  A very difficult puzzle to get together.
 
6 piece wooden Star puzzle 6 piece wooden Star puzzle


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The puzzle is to build the 12 pointed star from the six identical pieces.  What better puzzle to celebrate Christmas.
Detailed solution included.

 

 


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