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Nuuk cuber

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So I was doing 3x3 match the scramble in the weekly competition and I got a 56.59 on my first solve. This is just a little slower than average for me. Now, I usually time myself solving the scramble after the attempt ends. So I did the same like I normally would. I got a 7.48 PB single lol. Outta nowhere. Here is the reconstruction https://alg.cubing.net/?setup=_F-_U...L_&#2b;_PLL_skip&title=TheRubiksGRUbe 7.48 PB
 

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Sorry if this response is a bit late but I sort of disagree about them being completely obsolete. I average 5.8 and have both a modded lingao as well as qiyi, for a time I was actually considering switching mains to the modded lingao from my qiyi,and I actually got very close to doing so. Although it may feel “worse” to some, I feel like it fit me almost perfectly. The speed on them is great if setup properly, not slow like a stock Lingao but not as fast as a qiyi clock which I really like since every now and then I would DNF a solve due to overshooting (even after getting used to the qiyi clock) the lingao modded also had strong pin strength which I saw as an improvement from the weak pins of the qiyi. I did end up staying with the QiYi clock as my main but the Lingao was still very close to becoming my new main over it. Sorry for that super long spew but those are some examples of how personal preference can play a part in considering if people feel a puzzle is “obsolete” and how the modeed Lingao can still be a valid option for some.

This was post #69,420 on this thread.
 

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I got my first sub 35 single on 4x4 and didn't even realize it until I looked down at the timer like 10 seconds after the solve was done. I totally thought it was like a 40 or 41 but I just about spit my water out when I looked down and saw 34.54

EDIT: Also caused a 41.73 PB Ao5
Generated By csTimer on 2021-07-05 (solving from 2021-07-05 21:25:58 to 2021-07-05 22:14:37)
avg of 5: 41.73

Time List:
1. 40.23 F' L' D2 B' R U' L D R L2 B2 D2 B2 U L2 F2 R2 U L2 F2 D Rw2 F2 Uw2 R Fw2 U' R U2 Fw2 D' Rw2 R' U Fw' R2 U Fw R' F Rw Uw2 U B2 Rw' @2021-07-05 21:25:58
2. (38.65) R2 F2 R2 D B2 L2 D U B2 F2 U' F2 L' B2 D B' R B' D' B F2 Fw2 Uw2 R' B' Uw2 Fw2 Rw2 R B L B2 U2 R2 Uw' B2 Uw B2 Uw2 Fw Uw' D B2 Rw' Fw2 U2 @2021-07-05 21:27:05
3. (47.62) B2 D F D2 R2 F2 D' B2 D' L2 B2 D R D' U2 L' U L B Uw2 R Fw2 U' Rw2 R2 Fw2 Rw2 R' D2 L' Fw R' Fw2 R U2 R' Rw' Fw F2 D2 L2 Uw2 Rw' @2021-07-05 21:28:09
4. 41.98 R' D F R B2 D R D R2 U' B2 U' R2 U L2 U' L2 U2 F' L' Uw2 Fw2 U' R B2 F2 Uw2 Rw2 R2 F2 L' B' L2 D Fw R D Fw Rw' R' Uw U B' L2 @2021-07-05 21:29:37
5. 42.97 U L2 F D2 U2 B' L2 F L2 F2 L2 F R D B' D' U B' U' F' Rw2 Uw2 U' F' R2 L2 U Rw2 D' Fw2 D Fw2 U R D Rw L Uw2 B' Uw Fw Uw Rw' Uw' L' Fw2 @2021-07-05 22:14:37
 
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Romy4

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Sooo i just broke all my pb averages in one sitting!!
My averages 3 days go:
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then my averages today:


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Ignore my mean, this is the session ive been using since I averaged 22 seconds a month ago.
Also I don’t think this will ever happen again and it was really cool. Plus I didn’t get any PLL skips and I did about 200 solves, which was weird.
 

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I just got my first sub-10 ZZ single!
Generated By csTimer on 2021-07-07
single: 9.76

Time List:
1. 9.76 R' D B2 U F2 U B2 U L2 U R2 F' L2 F' L' D L' D' @2021-07-07 16:15:23
ZZ is pretty fun to use (exept for when I forget which edges I have to flip halfway though EO). More specifically I'm using EOCross just because its more comfortable.
 

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Got a good LMCF solve

Scramble: L' U R F' B2 D2 R U' F L' U2 L F2 B2 R2 D2 L D2 B2 L

Inspection: y'
Corners: F R U R' U' F' U2 R2
E2L Pair 1: z' Rw M' U M U'
E2L Pair 2: x2 M2 U M' U'
E2L Pair 3: x M U M' U2 M2 U
UL: x2 M2 U M U'
EO + Solve UR Edge: Rw U R' U' M' U R U' Rw
Permute Midges: U2 M2 U2 M2

39 Moves
19.077 Seconds
2.04 TPS

I'm slow since I'm not used to the ergonomics yet and I couldn't do anything on transition phase so I went straight to E2L. I know like 2 algs for R2CLL and this was one of them.
 
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Sub 3 2x2 ao100
Generated By csTimer+ on 2021-07-09
avg of 100: 2.99

Time List:
1. 4.15 U' R F2 U' F' R' F2 U' F'
2. 3.27 U R' U' R F2 U2 F' U F2 R'
3. 2.60 R' F2 U2 R' U2 F R U' F
4. 2.46 U2 F2 U' R' U2 R' F' U' F
5. (4.47) R' U2 R' U' R2 F2 R' F R'
6. 2.89 F' R F R2 U R' F' R F2
7. 3.10 U R2 F R' F' U2 R' U' F'
8. 3.28 R2 U2 R U R' F2 U R F'
9. 2.69 R F2 U R' F U2 F' R U2
10. 2.05 R F' R' F2 R2 U' R' F' R'
11. 3.57 U R2 U' F' R F' R F R'
12. 2.70 R F2 R' F U2 F' U R' F2
13. 2.55 R2 F2 R' U' F2 U F2 U R2
14. (1.99) U' R U2 F2 R' U R F2 U
15. 3.22 R2 F' R U2 R2 F' U' F U'
16. 3.54 F U R U R2 F R' F R'
17. 3.71 R2 F R2 U2 F U' F U2 F R'
18. 2.99 U2 R' F R2 F' R U2 R' U'
19. 2.93 F' R U' R F2 R2 F2 U' F2
20. 2.76 U R' U' R F2 R F2 U' F'
21. 2.32 F2 U F U R' F2 R2 U' F'
22. 3.13 F' R' F U R U2 F' U F2
23. 2.46 R F' R2 U R U2 F U' F2
24. 3.45 F R F' U F' R U F' U
25. 3.19 R U' R2 U R2 F U2 R2 F2
26. 2.20 U2 F' R' F U' R2 U F R'
27. 2.81 F' R' U F U2 R' U' R' F2
28. 2.92 R U R2 U R' F2 R2 F' R
29. 2.78 F R F U2 F2 R' U' F U'
30. 3.89 F R U' R' F' R F' R U2
31. (1.95) F2 U R F' U R2 F' R' U R'
32. 2.22 F' R2 F R' F' U' R2 F' R'
33. 2.23 F2 R2 F R2 U' R' U2 R F2 U'
34. 3.36 U' F2 U R2 F2 R' F' R F'
35. (5.00) F' R2 F' R F U2 R2 U' F' R'
36. 2.60 U F' U' R2 F U F U' F' R2
37. 2.87 F U F' R' U2 R2 F U2 R'
38. 3.29 R' F' U F' R2 F' U R2 F2
39. 2.42 F2 U' R F2 R' U2 R' U F'
40. 2.56 F2 R' F R U' F R' U2 F
41. 2.51 U2 F' U' R2 F' R2 F R2 U'
42. 2.08 F2 U' F2 U' R' U R' F2 R' F'
43. 3.68 U R' U2 R U R U' F' R
44. 3.55 F U' R' F U' R F' R U2
45. 2.28 R2 F' U2 R' F R F R2 U'
46. 2.24 R F U R F2 R U' R U
47. 3.27 R2 F' R2 F U' R U' F' U2
48. (1.47) F' U' F R' F R2 U R' U'
49. 3.80 U F2 U' F2 R2 U R' U R
50. 2.43 F' R2 U2 F' R' U R' U F'
51. 3.31 U R' U2 F R' U R U2 F2
52. 2.04 F R' U' F U F R U2 R U2
53. (4.70) U' F R' F' U R' U2 R' F'
54. 2.35 U' F' U' F2 R U' R2 U F2
55. 3.10 R' U F2 R' F' U R2 F2 U2
56. 3.57 U2 F' U' F2 U R' U2 R' F2 U2
57. 3.31 F' U R' F2 U' R2 U F R
58. 2.64 U2 F R' F2 U R2 U F R2
59. 2.60 F R' F U2 R2 U' R U' F2
60. 2.91 R2 U' F2 U' R' F R2 U2 F U'
61. 2.14 F' R U' R U R' F R U
62. 2.93 U' F2 U' F' U' R F' U R2
63. 2.96 R F' R U' R U' F R' F'
64. 4.12 R' U' F' R2 U F' R2 U F U2
65. 3.17 F' U2 R2 U F R2 F U2 F2
66. 2.84 U F2 U F U R U2 F U'
67. 3.67 R' U F U2 F2 U' R U2 F2
68. 3.45 F R2 F2 U' R2 F R2 F' U'
69. 2.72 F U R' U' R2 F R' U R'
70. 4.14 R U F U F2 R2 U2 R' U'
71. 3.41 F2 R' U' F' U2 R2 F U' F'
72. 3.06 U2 R F U2 F2 R2 U2 F' R'
73. 3.68 F U' R F R' F U' F R'
74. 3.76 F' U R' F R' U2 R2 U2 F2
75. 2.49 U' R' F2 R' F2 R F2 R' U2
76. 2.86 F U' F2 U R' F R U2 F'
77. (4.60) U2 F U R2 F2 U R' F R
78. 2.74 U' F2 U R2 U F' U2 F' U
79. 3.68 U2 R' U' F2 U' F' R2 U2 F2
80. 2.25 F R U2 F' R' U' F R' F
81. (1.62) F U F' U2 F' R U2 F' U' F'
82. 3.86 U R' F2 U R' F U2 R F
83. 3.12 U R2 F' R' F2 R2 F' R' F2
84. 2.66 F2 R' U2 R' F R U F2 R'
85. 3.46 U2 R F U' F R2 U F2 U2
86. (1.91) F2 R F' R2 U2 F U' F U2
87. 3.39 R U F R' U R2 U2 F' U'
88. 2.74 U R2 U' F2 R2 U F' U2 F2
89. 2.17 U R2 F U F2 R' U' R' F'
90. (4.80) R2 F R' F' U2 F' U F' R2
91. 3.40 U R' U2 R2 F R' U' R F2
92. 3.20 U' F U2 R' F' U' R U R'
93. 2.91 U' R2 U R' U2 F U2 F' U
94. 3.77 U R F2 U' F R2 F2 U' F' U
95. 2.38 F' U2 F' R' U2 R' U R' U2
96. 3.14 R' U2 F2 U R' U R' U' R' F
97. 3.89 R2 U2 R' F2 R U' F2 R F
98. 2.88 F2 U' F' R U F' U' R' U'
99. 2.97 F R' F' U F2 R2 U' F' U'
100. 2.53 F2 U2 R2 F' R U' R U F R'
Quite happy with this, though I wouldn't consider myself globally sub 3 yet, this ao100 may get me practicing and actually learning eg-1
 
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