Symmetric Stick Puzzles

George W. Hart

George W. Hart

G. Hart, "Symmetric Stick Puzzles," Proceedings of Bridges Conference, 2011, pp. 357-364. (online PDF)

The paper describes software in Mathematica for generating your own puzzles, which is available here.

The stl file for the above design is available on my makerbot page.

Some related stick-based puzzles based on the same underlying ideas and made with the same software are:

And I have other types of puzzle designs online here.