- --- In speedsolvingrubikscube@yahoogroups.com, redkbrandon

<no_reply@y...> wrote:> --- In speedsolvingrubikscube@yahoogroups.com, "Wayne

gets

> <mylib_2000@y...>" <mylib_2000@y...> wrote:

> > Does anyone here use the Waterman method ? I know Ken is using

> > corners first but he said he doesn't place two edges at a time.

>

> I do now :)

> My method is very close to the Waterman method. The closer mine

> to Waterman the better. Right now this is my method, but I have

been

> changing it a lot lately, which is slowing me down(not good for the

two

> talent show next week Tuesday though), but will speed me up in the

> long run.

>

> 1. Solve two adjacent corners(with center I always use red)0-2s

> 2. Solve the other two corners(again always red)1-3s

> 3. Solve three edges on the left layer(red)2-4s

> 4. Solve right corners(1 of 41 alg Orange)2-4s

> 5. Solve two right edges(Orange)1-3s

> 6. Solve one right edge, and one left edge at the same time. Or

> left edges at the same time.2-3s(recognition kills me here and now

it

> takes me 3-7s)

method

> 7. Solve last edge, and orient middle layer(1 of 8 algs)2-3

> 8. Position middle layer edges (1 of 4 algs)2s

> 9. Line up the three layers(Right Middle and Left)0-1s

>

> So eventually if I never have to wait to recognize I could get sub

> twenty. But now I am at around 25s. If I recall the Waterman

> would solve the first four corners without the center, and then

solve

> the center with an edge. That would also save me time, but would

be

> much harder for recognition.

I'm a little confused about your step 6. If you have already placed

>

>

> -Kenneth

three of the left edges, how could you place two left edges in step

6 ? - --- In speedsolvingrubikscube@yahoogroups.com, "Wayne

<mylib_2000@y...>" <mylib_2000@y...> wrote:> --- In speedsolvingrubikscube@yahoogroups.com, redkbrandon

the

> <no_reply@y...> wrote:

> > --- In speedsolvingrubikscube@yahoogroups.com, "Wayne

> > <mylib_2000@y...>" <mylib_2000@y...> wrote:

> > > Does anyone here use the Waterman method ? I know Ken is using

> > > corners first but he said he doesn't place two edges at a time.

> >

> > I do now :)

> > My method is very close to the Waterman method. The closer mine

> gets

> > to Waterman the better. Right now this is my method, but I have

> been

> > changing it a lot lately, which is slowing me down(not good for

> > talent show next week Tuesday though), but will speed me up in

the

> > long run.

now

> >

> > 1. Solve two adjacent corners(with center I always use red)0-2s

> > 2. Solve the other two corners(again always red)1-3s

> > 3. Solve three edges on the left layer(red)2-4s

> > 4. Solve right corners(1 of 41 alg Orange)2-4s

> > 5. Solve two right edges(Orange)1-3s

> > 6. Solve one right edge, and one left edge at the same time. Or

> two

> > left edges at the same time.2-3s(recognition kills me here and

> it

sub

> > takes me 3-7s)

> > 7. Solve last edge, and orient middle layer(1 of 8 algs)2-3

> > 8. Position middle layer edges (1 of 4 algs)2s

> > 9. Line up the three layers(Right Middle and Left)0-1s

> >

> > So eventually if I never have to wait to recognize I could get

> > twenty. But now I am at around 25s. If I recall the Waterman

my bad . . . I meant it to be like this:

> method

> > would solve the first four corners without the center, and then

> solve

> > the center with an edge. That would also save me time, but would

> be

> > much harder for recognition.

> >

> >

> > -Kenneth

>

>

> I'm a little confused about your step 6. If you have already placed

> three of the left edges, how could you place two left edges in step

> 6 ?

1. Solve two adjacent corners(with center I always use red)0-2s> > 2. Solve the other two corners(again always red)1-3s

two right edges at the same time. 2-3s(recognition kills me here and

> > 3. Solve three edges on the left layer(red)2-4s

> > 4. Solve right corners(1 of 41 alg Orange)2-4s

> > 5. Solve two right edges(Orange)1-3s

> > 6. Solve one right edge, and one left edge at the same time. Or

now it takes me 3-7s)> > 7. Solve last edge, and orient middle layer(1 of 8 algs)2-3

-Kenneth

> > 8. Position middle layer edges (1 of 4 algs)2s

> > 9. Line up the three layers(Right Middle and Left)0-1s

ps one week to talent show!!