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Perpetual Puzzle
Perpetual Puzzle
Perpetual Puzzle
Perpetual Puzzle

Perpetual Puzzle

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$1,200.00
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Introducing the perpetual puzzle, also known as "The Puzzle of Life". Perfect for both stage shows and virtual shows. This performance will leave your audience more puzzled than the puzzle itself. Please click the video to watch the performance.

The Puzzle: Pieces are made from solid maple, with rare earth magnets imbedded into the back of each piece to ensure they remain in place. Each puzzle piece has a chamfer along the edges so the individual pieces can be clearly distinguished from each other during performance.

The Frame: Made from solid walnut, with maple splines at the miters for superior and decorative joinery.

Dimensions: 18.5" x 15"

The Back Board: Made from two pieces of Baltic birch and sheet metal, hinged together to allow for folding when stored in the carrying case. Lined with black crushed velvet for a stunning look on stage. On the back side, there is magnetic surface at each top corner to conveniently store the extra two puzzle pieces until they are brought into play.

Folded dimensions: 23.5" x 16" x 1.25"

Unfolded dimensions: 23.5" x 24" x 1/2"

Puzzle, frame, and backboard weight: 13.6 lbs

The Performance: A poetic presentation written by Kevin Smith (see video). Included with the purchase of the puzzle is the right to use this script. The script, otherwise, remains the intellectual property of magician, Kevin Smith.

Music title is "The Beginning" by Factor Eight. Please contact Factor Eight for licensing. 

The Carrying Case (optional, sold separately): Custom carrying case specifically made for the perpetual puzzle. Featuring hand cut dovetails made from 3/4" walnut and maple.  Foam protection on front and back. Built strong and sturdy, this case will keep your puzzle fully protected for life. 

Case dimensions: 26" x 18.5" x 3.5"

Case Weight: 11.8 lbs

Easel not included.