Ollie

Member
A few today. New Dayan + MF8 4x4x4 arrived this week, so my return to 4BLD today included:

1. 5:24[2:01] B' R U f U f L' R' U F' U u f' r2 f2 F2 D f B R2 L u' f2 R2 u' L2 R2 u R' F r2 f r' L' D' u B' r U' u2
2. 4:36[1:59] Lost the scramble.
3: 3:59[1:30] Lost the scramble! 8 solved centers and 3 solved midges after orientation!
4: DNF(3:50[2:04]) B2 r' f2 L B' U2 u2 L2 D f' F2 L2 f2 u2 B2 u f' r F D f r F' f D2 F' r f2 r' B F' u' R u2 D' U' r2 F U' u' - two centers off I think.

Also managed a nice 1:00.01 3BLD solve on the train home - memo PB of 14.45s

EDIT: 4x4x4 sighted has suffered BADLY - averaging around 2 mins now!

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Mikel

5x5 BLD PB 32:02.01

First solve of weekly competition 2012-42
Bw2 Fw F R Dw2 Uw2 U' Lw2 Dw Fw F2 Lw U R2 Dw L U Rw' Bw2 L' Uw2 Fw' Lw2 Bw Fw' F L2 Fw' Rw' B Fw2 Rw' B2 L2 Fw Uw' B' L' B Rw2 Uw' U2 B2 Fw L Bw2 F D2 Uw' U2 L2 B2 Rw2 D' L' D' U' Lw' Rw2 R2

NevinsCPH

Member
5BLD new pb, first sub 20. M slice parity, edge parity.
19:03.28[9:16.00]
Weekly comp first solve too (Sounds lie everyone getting good time on this scramble lol)

Memo
Corners: BHIG, ACF, 2 corner orientation (tap location)
B Hi G, A Curve(F)

M slice: VLSQ MEUY W, 2 flipped edges, tap.
Veil Square, Me UY W

Edge : AMOU EFYI JDCP LQON GLNW KTSW, parity
AMOU(Audio), EFYI(Audio), JD Cup, LQON(Audio, Alkyl ON), Goal Now, Kit Switch.

+centre : QERA VFCI MWKS OGDP HTNJ
QERA(Audio),Verify CI(audio), Meow Kiss, Ogre Deep, Hot Nessaj

xcentre : JRKA VEBM CSFN TULG UHDP
Junior KA(Audio), VE(Audio) Boom, CS(Counter Strike) Fun, TU(Audio) Lag, U Have Deep.

NevinsCPH

Member
If there are vowels and is audio friendly, I would love to, I sometimes uses images too, if I can't make a sound out of it I'll just generate an image. lol.

Ollie

Member
If there are vowels and is audio friendly, I would love to, I sometimes uses images too, if I can't make a sound out of it I'll just generate an image. lol.
I'm trying to use more audio - I feel like I need to keep changing my memo system to keep it fresh and I'd love to be able to use it as well as Noah does!

NevinsCPH

Member
I'm trying to use more audio - I feel like I need to keep changing my memo system to keep it fresh and I'd love to be able to use it as well as Noah does!
Haha I do think audio works better than images, personally. But I still love a mix of them.

Noahaha

blindmod
PB Average of 5: 38.75
1. (37.07) D2 B2 U F2 D' L2 F2 D B2 F2 D2 F R' B2 U2 B R2 B' F2 R F'
2. (DNF(45.77)) D2 R D2 B U2 L' U F' U2 R' D' L2 D F2 L2 U R2 F2 D R2 D'
3. 38.44 R2 F2 U2 L2 U2 L2 F L2 B R2 D2 R B' U2 L B' F2 R2 U' R U2
4. 37.52 U2 R2 D2 R2 F D2 B U2 F R2 B' L' F' L2 D' B R2 B' F'
5. 40.29 R2 B2 L2 F2 D' R2 U' B2 R2 F' U2 R D U2 L' R' B U2

YAY! I think all my recent 4x4 solving has raised my TPS.

Mikel

5x5 BLD PB 30:16.22

Second solve of Weekly Competition 2012-42
B2 Uw' Lw2 F2 D' B2 D' Rw' U' L2 D2 Bw Fw2 Dw B' F2 Lw' Fw' F Rw' B Fw Lw2 D Bw L' Lw' Dw Bw2 L' Bw' Fw2 U2 L2 Rw Fw' D Fw Uw2 R Bw F2 Dw' Fw2 L' R Dw2 Uw2 Rw2 U L' Fw2 D' U2 Bw2 Fw Dw' Bw Rw2 B'

3x3 BLD PB!!!!!! 1:25.84
My previous best was 1:41, so this was quite a jump.

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Ollie

Member
First BLD solves with a proper audience and first time using a Speedstacks timer too - a 3BLD 55.19 and a 5BLD around 14:00 I think.

5x5 BLD PB 30:16.22
Congrats! Sub-20 should be easy for you with a few more solves

CubeRoots

Member
First BLD solves with a proper audience and first time using a Speedstacks timer too - a 3BLD 55.19 and a 5BLD around 14:00 I think.
55 was epic

Mikel

Congrats! Sub-20 should be easy for you with a few more solves
I hope you mean sub-30 I am very far away from sub-20 in my opinion.

Edit:

New 5x5 BLD PB again! Every attempt is a new PB! 29:25.25 Finally Sub-30! This is my 4th consecutive success, so I have a 5BLD average of 5 now!

Ao5: 33:03.02

(DNF)
36:50.84
32:02.01
30:16.22
(29:25.25)

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mande

Member
3x3 MultiBLD: 6/6 (46:34)
Memo: around 31:30

Amazing result for me...first time I'm attempting 6 cubes
I had tried 5 cubes only once before (2/5)

Next goal: 8/8 (sub 1)

siva.shanmukh

Member
5x5 BLD

Memo : 28:53.23
Solve : 29:37.64
Total : 58:30.87

L' Uw D' F Fw' Bw' B' Uw2 D2 F Bw2 Lw B R Fw Rw' Fw Rw2 U' B R2 Dw' Fw' Bw U L2 R' Fw R Dw2 Bw Dw Bw2 R2 B U Dw' Fw Lw2 Dw' Rw2 U' Uw2 Lw' Rw2 U R' Dw2 Fw U B' U D2 L Fw' Uw' Bw Uw2 D B'

My first 5x5 BLD and it was a success. Wasn't expecting to see a solved cube at the end. Figured out how to solve the T centers after closing the eyes.

I won't forget this feeling for my life!

3x3 MultiBLD: 6/6 (46:34)
Memo: around 31:30

Amazing result for me...first time I'm attempting 6 cubes
I had tried 5 cubes only once before (2/5)

Next goal: 8/8 (sub 1)
Another NR waiting for you Way to go!

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Riley

Member
First 3BLD average of 5 in a long time...

2:17.01, (DNF(1:25.96)), 2:14.90, (2:12.37), 3:01.09 = 2:31.00

I'm seriously getting used to putting in BH comms I know. I also make up random orthogonals on the spot quite easily.

Edit: Rolled it to 2:29.45 average of 5. 2:14.90, 2:12.37, 3:01.09, (DNF(1:39.92)), (1:43.49). The 1:43 was nice.

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mande

Member
5x5 BLD

Memo : 28:53.23
Solve : 29:37.64
Total : 58:30.87

L' Uw D' F Fw' Bw' B' Uw2 D2 F Bw2 Lw B R Fw Rw' Fw Rw2 U' B R2 Dw' Fw' Bw U L2 R' Fw R Dw2 Bw Dw Bw2 R2 B U Dw' Fw Lw2 Dw' Rw2 U' Uw2 Lw' Rw2 U R' Dw2 Fw U B' U D2 L Fw' Uw' Bw Uw2 D B'

My first 5x5 BLD and it was a success. Wasn't expecting to see a solved cube at the end. Figured out how to solve the T centers after closing the eyes.

I won't forget this feeling for my life!

Another NR waiting for you Way to go!
Congrats for the 5BLD! Look man, both of us know 5BLD is a much bigger achievement than 6 cubes multi...next NR is yours...

NevinsCPH

Member
5BLD PB. First sub 18. 0 parity. only 2 flipped M slice edges and 2 corners orientation that can fail me in general.
17:18.68[8:14.55]

Bw2 Rw Dw Uw L2 B Bw' Fw Rw' F R' Rw U' Uw D B2 R2 Rw B Uw L' U2 Rw R Uw' Dw' U2 D2 L Rw2 Lw U Lw' F Fw' R F' Rw' B L U2 Lw2 Dw2 Uw' Rw' L2 U Rw Dw' Rw2 U F2 Bw2 L2 D2 B' Bw' Dw Bw2 Uw

Riley

Member
FIRST SUB 1 WITH BH COMMS!!!!!! (for corners) 56.69. I don't know the memo time, but it felt pretty fast.

Scramble: F' R U B' U' R2 D R' F R2 U R2 F2 U2 B2 D' F2 D R2 U
Memo: Edges: X-Country ViLlage HeadQuarters UG ("ugg...) DaT ReaDy, Corners, "HAy" "FaR" "DoW"
The bolded corner sounds are when I used comms. Memo was smooth, and I also had no recallin problems. I was thinking ahead the whole time; it was super awesome!!!

Also, 1:34.36 average of 5. 1:38.99, (1:58.31), 1:34.97, 1:29.13, (56.69)

Comms are awesome! They are beginning to feel natural!

Noahaha

blindmod
FIRST SUB 1 WITH BH COMMS!!!!!! (for corners) 56.69. I don't know the memo time, but it felt pretty fast.

Scramble: F' R U B' U' R2 D R' F R2 U R2 F2 U2 B2 D' F2 D R2 U
Memo: Edges: X-Country ViLlage HeadQuarters UG ("ugg...) DaT ReaDy, Corners, "HAy" "FaR" "DoW"
The bolded corner sounds are when I used comms. Memo was smooth, and I also had no recallin problems. I was thinking ahead the whole time; it was super awesome!!!

Also, 1:34.36 average of 5. 1:38.99, (1:58.31), 1:34.97, 1:29.13, (56.69)

Comms are awesome! They are beginning to feel natural!
Great job! Not even an extremely easy scramble.

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Noahaha

blindmod
23 second execution on a solve with 20 targets. I am so happy right now!