Partial cross


Information

Proposer(s):

Robert Yau

Proposed:

2009

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No. Algs:

0

Avg Moves:

varies by method and puzzle

Purpose(s):

*Speedsolving

Previous state:

2 opposite centers cube state

Next state:

3 half centers cube state



2 opposite centers cube state > Partial cross step > 3 half centers cube state
The Partial cross step is the step between the 2 opposite centers cube state and the 3 half centers cube state.



Partial cross generally refers to the step in the Yau method, but can also refer to other methods which solve for 3 edges of the cross at once rather than all 4, including Yau5. It can also mean a halfcompleted cross with 2 edges solved, however, this is rare.
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