Tag Archives: Polarity ANL

Smooth Navigation in Rocky Terrain


This post reports a sysudokie attack on Alary’s More Extreme 84 with several highlight eliminations. A naked triple and a combination X-panel punch on the tightly linked numbers lead to a polarity ANL, color bridging and a surprising color wrap. … Continue reading

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Harvest from the Assistant Report


This post summarizes what led to the review of Bob Hanson’s web report on his Sudoku Assistant, and what was gained from it. There is also an instructive checkpoint on a T&E method endorsed in the report. I’ve been on … Continue reading

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Hanson’s Polarity ANL


This post reviews the section of Bob Hanson’s Sudoku Assistant report titled Almost- Locked Ranges. It presents an effective solving idea, but with hazy definitions and a confusing name. Here I identify this idea as a familiar one in the … Continue reading

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