Discussion in 'Blindsolving Discussion' started by Mike Hughey, Jul 1, 2008.

1. ### G2013Member

I would've finished it with [R: Uw M Uw2' M Uw] [M, D L2 D'] instead of doing just [R: U' M' U2' M U'] and DNFing

Also no I don't have an alg for those flipped, nope. I would just do x2 and standard alg (at the end), or flipping that + the buffer at the beginning, or as I almost always do, just breaking cycle at the flipped edge which is the fastest way (if I spot it XD)

I agree it wouldn't have been sub20, but perhaps a 21 or a 22 which is still not too bad for me

2. ### G2013Member

1. 18.87[6.52] on 8.5 algs (it was 8 algs) D' L2 U' R2 F2 U' L2 U' B2 D2 B2 F U R2 D2 R2 F D' R' B2 F2 Rw2 Uw'

y
U' x: U R2 U', M' //woops Lw' next time
E, R' F R
x: U L' U', M' //I perform the previous alg from a slight x rotation, so it pretty much "cancelled" a bit with this x setup done in this comm
U' M' U' M U' M' U' M

R' D2: D', R' U R
R2': R D' R', U
x U' L U L' no no wait L U' L' U x' //not really an algorithm! this is the .5
Rw U' Rw', B2
U leftsune rightsune U' arghhh

~84 moves in 12.34 secs = 6.8 TPS

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triple post, wut, this:

your session is sub24 and over 50%, at about 25 solves... but then you get 10 dnfs in a row with only one success, of 26.x seconds... then you keep failing all your 22s by 1 wrong move and now your session says 17/38 24.15

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3. ### BlindsightedMember

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To flip DF and DB I just use the standard alg for opp but with M' and D Moves

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4. ### Daniel LinMember

how is my pb still 1:59

dnf by 3wings xd

DNF(1:42.23) L2 Fw' L D2 Rw2 Fw2 Uw2 B F Fw2 L Fw' Uw F' Rw Fw' R B' D Uw' B U2 R L2 Uw' B U L' F2 L' Fw2 Rw Uw2 Fw' L2 D Uw' Rw Fw' L2

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5. ### sigaligMember

Missed a 4:45.14 5bld mo3 by one move fml

mean of 3: DNF

Time List:
1. 4:40.10 D B' D Dw2 Rw' Lw D' B Uw' Bw2 Lw2 L F2 Uw2 Lw L U2 B2 D2 U L' Fw2 D2 U L2 D2 Fw U' F2 R' F' U Bw Uw' D Rw B F' L Lw' D2 L Uw2 F2 R2 F B L' Bw' R Bw' D' Dw2 R2 Lw Dw2 F' Bw2 Dw' U
2. DNF(4:49.62)[one missed R move during wings] Lw2 Bw2 L2 Lw Rw' B2 Uw R2 U' Lw' F2 Rw' B' Lw B' F Uw2 L Bw F2 L Fw U D' R Lw' Fw2 U2 Rw2 F' D2 Dw' Rw Uw' Fw2 Dw' Lw' Bw2 F2 U' Uw' Fw2 Lw U' Fw' U Dw2 B2 Lw' B L Uw Rw2 F U2 Uw2 Bw B' R2 B
3. 4:45.70 F2 Rw2 Uw' F2 Dw Fw' Lw' L2 Uw R U' Fw L2 Dw D2 R Dw F2 Dw' Fw Rw' Lw2 B2 F Rw2 L2 D U Uw F' Fw' Rw2 F Fw2 Uw U' B2 Lw2 D' L Dw Lw R Bw2 Dw2 U' Uw' Lw' F2 L' R2 D' Bw' Rw D B R' U' B' U2

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6. ### Fábio De'RoseMember

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I need a slight regrip for this one to work. Do you think that's better than doing M2 then the regular alg? That allows for a minor cancelation, so not too bad IMO.

7. ### mark49152Super ModeratorStaff Member

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That is what I do. M (U M')3 U2 (M' U)3 M.

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8. ### BlindsightedMember

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Oh duh. I forgot about that one lol. ;p

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9. ### G2013Member

How to fail PB mo3 3 times in a row while failing PB ao5 too!

1. (21.376) F2 U D2 B' D' F2 U' B' U D2 B2 L' B2 L F2 R' L F2 U2 F2
2. (DNF(27.478)) F2 L2 F2 U2 R B2 U2 L' B2 U2 R D U B' L2 R' B F2 D' U2 R2 Rw' Uw
3. 21.492 D R2 U' L2 F2 U' R2 U' B2 D U' R' F U L' D F R' B2 D' F2 Rw' Uw'
4. 21.877 R' U' B2 R' L F2 U' R2 F' L2 F2 B U2 R2 B' R2 L2 F' L Fw'
5. DNF(27.108) B2 U L2 F2 U' R2 F2 D' L2 D F2 L R2 U' R' B' U' L D' U' Uw2

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10. ### Fábio De'RoseMember

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Shameful DNF. Not about the result itself, but more like about my duuuuuuumb execution.

Nerves might have played a minor role, but in no way I'll use them as an excuse. My overall execution is bad and I should feel bad.

So, yeah. I'm already back at working on my corner comms, and trying to improve my TPS during edges in the meantime.

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11. ### BlindsightedMember

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Lol, I went to a comp last weekend and had 2 DNFs and then a 1:02 with a 20 second pause lol. My pb in comp is only 57. I practiced so long and hard I should have gotten at least a sub-40.
I've been thinking about how in the world I did soooooo badly. I think it was just nerves and the inability to concentrate ;p
I decided that I'm going to start to walking up to people and just doing a bld solve since I usually get more butterflies doing that then in comp lol.

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12. ### G2013Member

Memo PB! DNF was because of overspamming TPS lol, I completely messed up the 3rd last comm xd

1. DNF(18.437)[6.04] 6/10 8 algs B2 D F2 U2 B2 U' B2 R2 D2 F D B2 L F U R' F' U' R Rw2 Uw'

y
l D' l', S
Uw: L U M' U2 M U L'
M U2 M U' M' U2 M' U
L: Uw M Uw2' M Uw
M' U: L' E' L2 E L'

D2 R: R D' R', U // executed this as D R2 D R D' R' U R D R' U R' D2
R D: R' U R, D
F': D2, R U2 R' //idk why I did this

76 moves in 12.39 seconds = 6.13 TPS

13. ### TheCoolMinxerMember

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close one, fastest exec by a lot. Off by 3+ and 2x centers, probably messed up a comm as the memo was quite strong on this one. also first sub10 whcih lookes like it was almost solved lol

9:32.62 F2 L2 Bw' L2 B' Dw' L' B2 Bw' Uw2 Rw' Bw' Lw B' D R B F2 Uw' R2 U2 F2 Dw Uw2 L' Fw Bw Dw Lw' F' U D B' Fw' R' L F2 Bw2 Lw' L' Fw R Rw F' L2 F' B2 Uw2 R' L Fw' Uw2 D2 Dw2 B Bw2 Fw Uw' L2 Dw

ez scramble, too.

14. ### CyanSandwichMember

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3:22.65, 4:04.97, 4:04.19 = 3:50.60

I messed up +center memo on the last one and wasted around 15 seconds. PB is mean is 3:47

Also Had a 3:22 earlier where I did 2 extra wing comms (PB is 3:19)

15. ### porkynatorMember

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Crazy stuff.
I hope you meant to post this in the "Blindfold Accomplishments" thread

16. ### CyanSandwichMember

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Thanks. I did mean to post it here because they were PB fails I guess

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17. ### porkynatorMember

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5BLD: DNF(6:15.51) L Rw' Lw2 Uw Fw2 Bw' Lw' Fw Lw Dw2 Lw' Uw B' L' U' Rw' D R2 L2 Fw' Lw2 Dw Bw' B' Rw L2 B U' R Dw2 D2 L Lw Fw R' Fw2 Lw R Bw Lw' Dw' R2 Bw' U Uw Fw D2 Bw' B' R D2 F' Dw2 D R2 Rw Uw2 Lw2 L Rw'

Made a mistake during the second-last corner comm, the rest was fine
I think this is my fastest attempt so far.

18. ### sigaligMember

PB is still 57 (((( 3 stupid obliques

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19. ### sigaligMember

sorry double post but omg this is hugebld hell.
DNFed a 33:58 8bld the try after the one above ^^^^ this time by 2 obliques lol

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20. ### JacckMember

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Wow, that is really bad! Good luck next time, and remember: you can't DNF by one oblique!

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