HexaRoll (spin mazes)

HexaRoll is a spinning puzzle-maze devised by M. Oskar van Deventer and implemented in applet form by Graham. Spin the hexagonal board until the red ball comes to rest in the yellow area. Click on the image to the right to try Oskar's full size puzzle, or first try the smaller warm up puzzle below.

click to play


Spin the board until the ball comes to rest in the yellow target area.

Use the spin buttons to rotate the board. Note, the board will not spin while the ball is in motion.

Click on Restart to reset.

The photo on the right shows a mechanical version of Mini-HexaRoll implemented by M. Oskar van Deventer. It should be held vertical on a horizontal surface and rolled gently left and right.

links and related pages

Original HexaRoll (Oskar)
HexaRoll No.2
Tilt mazes as spin puzzles (Graham)
Coffee Maze - mechanical puzzle (Oskar)
No Dexterity - mechanical puzzle (Oskar)

concept - © M. Oskar van Deventer 2001
maze designs - © M. Oskar van Deventer & Andrea Gilbert 2001
applet - © Graham Rogers 2001