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Simple maze travel algorithms. Discusses the decisions which a mechanical mouse (robot) encounters in running a maze.
BYTE Jun 1979 (v.4#6) pg. 36

Amazing maze. A chrome ball is guided through the maze using knobs which control tilt. The object is to avoid falling through holes before reaching the finish point. Built mostly of wood. Est. cost: $40.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #363 Nov 1995 (v.45#10) pg. 84

Creative mowing turns a grassy meadow into a delightful labyrinth (60x72-ft.).
HORTICULTURE Apr 1995 (v.73#4) pg. 36

Layout and description of the "Hall of Mirrors" in Lucerne, Switzerland. Properties of the typical optical maze are discussed.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Jun 1986 (v.254#6) pg. 120

Methods for going through a maze without becoming lost or confused.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Dec 1986 (v.255#6) pg. 140

Amazing mazes. Patterns for circular and rectangular mazes which are cut from thin plywood and then fitted with a solid plywood back. The object is to maneuver a ball bearing through the maze.
WOODWORKER Apr 1993 (v.97#4) pg. 94

Hidden maze toy. The object is to maneuver a marble through a maze which is inside a wooden box where you can't see it.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1979 (v.3#3) pg. 14

Mystery maze puzzle. The object is to move a marble through a maze concealed inside a block of wood.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1994 (v.18#2) pg. 48