90^{o} clockwise moves of the faces are described as U, D, L, R, F, B

90^{o} anti-clockwise moves are described as U', D', L', R', F', B'

180^{o} turns are described as U^{2}, D^{2}
, L^{2}, R^{2}, F^{2}, B^{2}

Middle layer turns are described as:

90^{o} clockwise move of the layer between top and bottom face: T_{s} (the s stands for slice)

90^{o} clockwise move of the layer between left and right face: R_{s}

90^{o} clockwise move of the layer between front and back face: F_{s}

90^{o} anticlockwise move of the layer between top and bottom face: T_{a} (the s stands for antislice)

90^{o} anticlockwise move of the layer between left and right face: R_{a}

90^{o} anticlockwise move of the layer between front and back face: F_{a}

Moves in brackets with a superscript figure have to be executed as many times as the
superscript figure indicates. For example (RL)^{2} is the same as RL RL.

- B' D' U L' R B' F U (8f*)[Six spot, six O's]
- F L' R B' R2 F D' U L' F2 R U' (12f*)[Six U's]
- L2 F R B' U2 F U' R U' R' D' R U L' B U' (16f*)[Twisted chicken feet]
- F D R' U' B' L' R' U L2 F L' B L B2 F D R' (17f*)[Exchanged chicken feet]
- F D F' D2 L' B' U L D R U L' F' U L U2 (16f*)[Twisted rings]
- R2 B2 U' B2 F2 U R' D U' B' L2 B D' U R' (15f*)[Exchanged rings]
- B R D' R' B' F D F' D' U L F L' U' (14f*)[Snake, species Anaconda]
- F' R U2 L' B F U B2 R' U R2 D' R2 U' L' U (16f*)[Plummer's bend]
- U L2 D R B' R B' R B' D' L2 U R2 F2 U2 (15f*)[Cube within the cube]
- B R2 U' R U B2 R B U' L' U2 B' L' B L2 U' (16f*)[Four-way street]
- R2 D U' L D' L2 R B R2 U B U R' F' D' F U' (17f*)[Twisted duck feet]
- B R' B2 D' F' R2 F U2 B2 U' R' D F R2 F' U' (16f*)[Exchanged duck feet]
- F U' B' F' D U L' F2 D2 F2 D2 R B' F' U2 R U' (17f*)[Plummer's cluster & girdle 3-cycle]
- B2 D' L2 R D2 U B2 D F' L' R F D2 F' D L' F R' (18f*)[Christmas' cluster & girdle]
- U B' R B R' F' U F R' F' R U' F U' (14f*)[Twisted cube's edges, orthogonal bars]
- B F2 D' R2 F D B' F D' U F' D' L2 F D2 U' (16f*)[Plummer's cross]
- U' F2 U2 L' R F2 U2 F2 L R' U' (11f*)[Christmas' cross]
- B' U F2 D2 B' D' R U' L2 D U F D L B' F U' (17f*)[Plummer's Y's]
- B2 F2 L2 R2 D2 U2 (6f*)[Pons asinorum]
- D2 U F' L2 D F L' R B' F L' U' F2 L D' U2 (16f*)[Checkerboard of order 3]
- L2 R2 U B L2 D' B2 F L' R B F' R D F2 L' U' (17f*)[Checkerboard of order 6]
- U L2 D F D' B' U L' B2 U2 F U' F' U2 B' U' (16f*)[Two twisted peaks]
- F2 R2 D R2 D U F2 D' R' D' F L2 F' D R U' (16f*)[Two exchanged peaks]
- U B' U F' R F R' U' B R F' R' F U' (14f*)[Plummer's rabbits]
- D' B2 D F D' L D2 F2 D2 B' L2 F U2 B' D U' R' U' (18f*)[Meson & girdle 3-cycles]
- U2 L2 R' B' R2 U' R' D R F2 L R' F D L2 U2 (16f*)[Plummer's C's]
- B2 U F U' R2 U' R B R2 B' R' U B2 U F' U' (16f*)[Meson & girdle 3-cycle]
- D R2 D' R' B' F U' R2 U B F' R U' F2 R2 U' (16f*)[Edge hexagon of order 2]
- U B D R D2 U2 F D2 U2 B' R' D' B' U' (14f*)[Edge hexagon of order 3]
- D' R U2 B' U2 R' D U' B D2 R D2 B' U (14f*)[Off-girdle 3-cycles]
- U R2 D F' L D2 U2 R' D2 U2 F D' R2 U' (14f*)[Distorted off-girdle 3-cycles]
- B R2 B' U L2 U' B R2 B' U L2 U' (12f*)[Meson]
- U B L' U2 L B' F U' R2 U F' U' (12f*)[Girdle 3-cycle]
- U R U D' F2 U' D R U' (9f*)Distorted girdle 3-cycle]

Key: W=White B=Blue O=Orange G=Green R=Red Y=Yellow cl=clockwise cc=counterclockwise/anticlockwise ht=half turn Look directly at the face then rotate it in the indicated direction. Here are some patterns: H-Cube (probably not ideal) WWW WWW WWW BGBOROGBGROR BBBOOOGGGRRR BGBOROGBGROR YYY YYY YYY Bht Ght Wcl Ycc Oht Rht Wcl Ycc Oht Rht Ght Oht Ght Rht Bht Oht Ght Rht Bht Oht Ght Rht I-Cube WWW WWW WWW BBBOOOGGGRRR GBGRORBGBORO BBBOOOGGGRRR YYY YYY YYY Bht Ght Wcl Ycc Oht Rht Wcc Ycl HI-Cube (this found by me, probably not ideal) WWW WWW WWW BGBOOOGBGRRR BBBRORGGGORO BGBOOOGBGRRR YYY YYY YYY Bht Ght Wcl Ycc Oht Rht Wcl Ycl Oht Wht Rht Yht Oht Wht Rht Yht Oht Wht Rht Wht Yht Single Checkerboard (this found by me) WYW YWY WYW BBBOOOGGGRRR BBBOOOGGGRRR BBBOOOGGGRRR YWY WYW YWY Bht Oht Ght Rht Bht Oht Ght Rht Bht Oht Ght Rht (I'm sorry if I couldn't get it in your format, I got this from a Word document that I created) --Martin Grant

2-X = (F

4+ = (F

4 spot = R

4-Z = (F

Sent in Sun, 11 Jan 1998 22:24:38 -0500 by Aaron Scott

4 Cross 2 checkerboard : ( R L3 U2(s) ) *2 R3 U2(s) R3 F2(s) R3 U2(s) R3 F2(s) R3 U2(s) R3 F2

Sent in Fri, 12 Dec 1997 10:37:37 -0500 (EST) by burkhardt erich

- Superflip = F2sLF2UsR2BR2sF'L2U'sB2LFaUaRaFaUa (Superflip flips all two-color pieces, i.e. non-corners)
- Cube within a Cube = F'U'BU2B'URU2R'FaDF'D2FD'L'D2LB'
- Worm = RUF2D'RsFsD'F'R'F2RU2FR2F'R'U'F'U2FR
- Snake = BRsD'R2DR'sB'R2UB2U'sR2D'

Sent in Sat, 22 Nov 1997 21:03:18 -0500 by Aaron Scott

- Diagonals = RLBFLRFBRLBF
- 4-H = RLBFLRFBRLBFFBRLBFLRFBRLU2(s)
- 6-OX = R(s)F(s)R(a)F(a)U2(s)R2(s)F2(s)
- 4-1 = (F2R2B2L2)3 R2(s)F2(s)
- 4-X = U2(s)R2(s)F2(s) (F2R2B2L2)3
- 4-O = R(a)F(a)U(s)R(s)F(s)U(a)
- 4-I = R(a)F(a)U(s)R(s)F(s)U(s)
- 4-H + 2-X = R(a)F(a)U(s)R(s)F(s)U(a)R2(s)F2(s)
- 2-cross, 2-1, + 2-H = R(a)F(a)U(s)R(s)F(s)U(s)R2(s)
- Snake eyes = (L2F2)3
- 4-1 + 2-X = R2(s)F2(s)
- 4-X + 2-I = R(a)F(a)U(s)R(s)F(s)U(s)R2(s)DUF2(s)U'D'R2(s)F2(s)
- 2-cross + 2-line = R(a)F(a)U(s)R(s)F(s)U(s)R2(s)DUF2(s)U'D'
- HI = (L2D2)3 (D2R2)3 (U2F2)3 (F2D2)3
- 6-I = (L2D2)3 (D2R2)3 (F2D2)3 (D2B2)3 (L2F2)3 (F2R2)3
- 2-I = (L2D2)3 (D2R2)3
- Crosses = RLBFLRFBRLBFFBRLBFLRFBRL
- Crosses + Xs = RLBFLRFBRLBFFBRLBFLRFBRL (F2R2B2L2)3
- 4-I + 2-X = RLBFLRFBRLBFFBRLBFLRFBRLR2(s)F2(s)
- 4-O + 2-X = RLBFLRFBRLBFFBRLBFLRFBRLR2(s)F2(s)U2(s)
- 2-X, 2-O, + 2-crosses = RLBFLRFBRLBFFBRLBFLRFBRLR2(s)F2(s)U2(s) (D2R2U2L2)3

While writing the patterns I wrote what I thought best described the pattern. + (plus) means and . When there is an I or and H, you can flip it to make it look like the other letter. Please write to me and tell me what you think about the patterns.

Sent in at Wed, 01 Oct 1997 17:00:30 -0700 by Hsien Wong

6-T= (L'RD2)2(F2U2)3

6-P = LRD2L2R2F2LR

A different 6-P: R2D2F2U2(L2U2)2

4-P: D2L'RF2L'R'

Sent in at 23:46 15/06/1997 +0200 by Mete Ciragan

6 O = R(s) F(s) R(a) F(a)

Sent in Tue, 18 Mar 1997 22:21:07 -0800 by Josh (optimus@galstar.com)

6 X = T

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