1st Roux Block

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1st Roux Block
Visualcube rouxblock.gif
Proposer(s): Gilles Roux
Proposed: 2003
Alt Names: First Roux Block, 1x2x3 Block
No. Algs: intuitive
Avg Moves:
Previous state: Scrambled cube state
Next state: LRoux Block cube state

Scrambled cube state -> 1st Roux Block step -> LRoux Block cube state

The 1st Roux Block step is the step between the Scrambled cube state and the LRoux Block cube state.

The First Roux Block (French pronunciation for "Roux": [ʁu]) is the first step in a 3x3 speedsolving method called Roux invented by Gilles Roux. This first step consists of building a 1x2x3 block anywhere on the cube.