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Octosaurus Rex
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The hexahedron equivalent of a Face-turning Octahedron based on a 'Super Ivy' Rex cube from QiYi

The Octosaurus Rex applies the eight-colour scheme of the Octosaurus to the "Super Ivy (QiYi)" cube which is in effect a mechanically more-stable Rex Cube.
This creates a puzzle that is the equivalent of the Face-Turning Octahedron but in a hexahedron shape.
This stickering scheme could have been done on a standard Rex Cube, but the large petal faces on the base Super Ivy [Rex] QiYi base puzzle are more similar in shape to the equilateral triangles of the Face-Turning Octahedron and the piece-equivalence is far easier to see; push in the tips of an FTO and they become the flat faces of a Rex, flatten the FTO edges and they become the Dino edges of the Rex. Jared McComb showed this to the inventor.



Thank you to the following people for their assistance in helping collect the information on this page: Mark Lodge.


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