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Kate Jones Mechanical Puzzles

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Kate Jones is a prolific puzzle designer/craftsman from the USA who has since 1979, created, developed and produced over 200 original “game puzzles” including geometric mosaic puzzles and games using permutations of edge-matching and polyform shapes and colours.

The company’s first product and the reason for starting the business was the game Quintillions. This set of mathematically related geometric shapes can be arranged in a huge number of different patterns and played as interesting strategy games besides. Its game/puzzle nature inspired the creation of dozens of other “recreational mathematics” models over the years.

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You can get lots of puzzles made by Kate at Kadon Enterprises.

Kate has produced some great puzzles, of which many are below (Please feel free to update on missing puzzles).

A+D+D+D Birds and Bees Chasing Squares
ChooChooLoops Fractures Fives Grand Bowties
Grand Multimatch I Hexdominoes**** Cube Brick*****
Grand Multimatch I Hexdominoes Hopscotch
Kolossal Pyramid Lombard Loops L-Sixteen
Manoover Plus MemorIQ Q-bix
Octette Octiamond Stack Quintillions
RunnuRound Six Disks StarHex-I
StarHex-II** Surprising Pyramid Tangramion
Tiny Tans, Trio-in-a-Tray Berlin Wall**

*TheMetagrobologist most wanted. Do you have a copy to sell/trade? Email or PM us on our Facebook Page.
** With Thomas Atkinson.
*** With Jacob Lettie and Elijah Allen.
**** With Glenn Iba and Paulo Bouhid.
***** With Zdravko Zivkovic.

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