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  1. Ryzre1

    Weird tensions

    Hello, i want to ask a question. I have a gan rs and something weird is going on. All of the sides have yellow ges on 0.8 but 3 of the sides feel loose And 3 other sides feel tight. It makes solving feel weird. I dont think i had this problem before lubing so i cleaned and relubed it but the...
  2. Nir1213

    Quest to sub-30 with CFOP

    This is a thread where i practice and learn cases and algs to get to sub 40. Right now i learned intuitive f2l but i also need help and tips with it. so now i have this problem where i see that before i learned intuitive f2l i had a 40 second average on f2l, so i went to learn intuitve f2l to...
  3. X1ma

    How do you print Scorecards/Scoresheets for yourself at home?

    OK, I'm new here, so hopefully I am posting this in the right spot. I recently came across a video on how to practice for comps and got really nostalgic for the times that we actually could've gone to those. So I decided to print some scorecards, get some ambient crowd sound playing in my...
  4. S

    [Help Thread] Help!!!

    Help !! I need your feedback and some help I just got my first Sub-30 i usually avg 35-40 seconds I need some f2l tips i take abt 25 seconds for f2l and abt 5 seconds for oll and pll. I look for pieces all around the cube and do lots of cube rotations.How do i reduce this?? Pls HELP And i am...
  5. X

    [Help Thread] I Dont fully understand f2l very well

    Ok so i have a slight understanding of f2l but it takes me soooo long to pair and insert them. I dont know where to got to learn the algorithms and how to take less time trying to pair them. aAmost every YT vid is towards intermediate and that confuses me even more. Can anyone help me or guide...
  6. S

    [Help Thread] [SQ1] How do I learn CubeShape for Square-1?

    Hello Speedsolving Forum, I've recently gotten into Square-1, and I know that my cubeshape is easily the slowest part of my solve, and the part that needs the most work. All I've learned is beginners method for Square-1, but I watched this video and I've started to understand Cubeshape a...
  7. VauZed

    I can average sub 15 for 10-30 solves, then my times go up.

    Did anybody experience that too? I sometimes (at least one a day) get just sub 15 or 15/16s. I have that for like 10-30 solves and have ao5s wich are sub 15 and even ao12s. That are mostly normal, fullstep solves. Not just the ones, in wich I particulary know the oll( still learning, i know like...
  8. T

    A survey about speedcubing and self-esteem for a school project! (pls help im deperate)

    Hey guys, can you help me fill in this survey? It's for my HKDSE SBA project. English version: https://forms.gle/U4dPQGaZdCjMgCrk8 Chinese version: https://forms.gle/v7Bx3XoGPi3XBQJ48 The questions might be a bit complicated, so just try your best, every response counts! No pressure. Thanks!
  9. C

    My journey to Sub-20

    Hi guys, I've been cubing for around 3 years now (2 years actively) and due to the recent pandemic, I got back into cubing! Within a few weeks I was averaging lower 20's and just a couple weeks ago, I was able to achieve sub 20! it was extremely gratifying seeing all my hard work go to use. I do...
  10. S

    Feeling slightly un-motivated.

    So I've been cubing on and off for several years, I think I started in 3rd grade, and then got into it a little bit in 6th, but now I've been going for about 6 months, and have gotten pretty fast. I went from around 40s in September to around 18s now, but I'm having trouble improving recently...
  11. Llewelys

    [Help Thread] Looking for a cubing buddy?

    My latest avg 100 is 23.xx, so I’m looking for someone with a similar average. The goal here is to create a healthy competition and see who’ll reach sub 20 first (a litteral race to sub20). We’ll talk via PM of our progress, difficulties and of course share advice. I’m working a full time job...
  12. M

    Creating a speedcubing group for my country

    Hello I want to create a cubing group in my country I need help about how to advertise it What expenses will I face Making people join And everything in general I want to organize a competition first So I seem somewhat competent to owning this speedcubing club And advice or help will be appreciated
  13. P

    Help us solve this puzzle

    Hello, We have received this paper with the instruction:"Find the monster". That's all we have, the people making these puzzles usually make it pretty hard and weird so it's probably not a very easy one.
  14. A

    GTS3M concerns

    I recently got a GTS3M, but for some reason it barely corner cuts. It cuts around 2/3 of a cubie regular and 1/3 reverse. I've heard really good things about this cube's corner cutting and was wondering if you need to do some setup or what; I'm a little concerned. If it helps, I got it from...
  15. N

    [Help Thread] Hard sub-30

    So, I am a CFOP solver. I use full PLL and 2-look OLL with almost full OLL, mening, i know more than half of the OLL algorithms. I found out that medium TPS makes my times slower, my max tps, around 4 to 6 tps, makes me 4 to 5 seconds faster, and calm solving, meaning, almost slow solving, for...
  16. M

    Looking for a coach

    Hello, I average about 20 seconds on 3x3x (CFOP), and was wondering if there's anyone who would be willing to coach me. Thank y'all in advance! P.S. I don't wanna spend 20 bucks on one video review from jayden McNeill. :D
  17. C

    [Member Intro] Charoeth Introduction

    Im Charoeth, and I'm from the USA. Many people on this server are very fast at solving the cube but right now my average is around 4 minutes. I want to learn the CFOP method but so far I'm not having a lot of luck. If anyone could suggest an easier method or message me tips to learning that...
  18. J

    Gan air s with clicky sound, plz help

    could anyone tell me how to fix a clicky sound on my gan? i know that i dont need to sand it down and there are no magnet problems(its not a sm) and ive put a lot of lube on it.
  19. LightFlame_

    A New Yet Old Puzzle

    (Heads up, I don't actually know where to put this post, so I just put it here. If this is incorrect, then PM me with the correct folder to put this thread in. I need help with this puzzle, so I figured this would be the best place to call for help.) So, let's rewind to 2016. I was traveling...
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