Monthly Archives: April 2019

Classic 192 and Updated Only Extreme 3


First, a Basic trace of Classic 192. It can be solved in the bypass. In this post, James Forest’s Classic 192 is traced down in Basic. Then there’s a second Advanced level solution of Manuel Castillo’s Only Extreme 3, the … Continue reading

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Classic 168 and Updated Only Extreme 89


James Forest’s Classic Sudoku 168 is a Basic level challenge.  In this post, the Classic review is continued with the 168 box marked grid, and a basic trace carrying through the collapse on the second line of line marking. Then … Continue reading

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A Colorful Finish on Classic 144


This post continues the solution of James Forest’s Classical Sudoku 144. The boomer parade pauses for a pair of AIC  ANL.  This one uses reversed bv to switch from 2-chain to 8-chain and back again.           … Continue reading

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