Mystery Puzzle 26

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Mystery Puzzle 26

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`*-----------*|6.8|...|...||9.4|.3.|8..||.3.|8..|..5||---+---+---||...|7..|..9||...|.26|57.||...|958|24.||---+---+---||1.7|...|...||3.5|.6.|9..||.2.|3..|..6|*-----------*6.8......9.4.3.8...3.8....5...7....9....2657....95824.1.7......3.5.6.9...2.3....6`
Leren

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Re: Mystery Puzzle 26

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`.-------------.------------------------.----------------------.| 6    57   8 | b125#4  1479    124579 | c1347  1239  c1247   || 9    57   4 |  6      3       1257   |  8     12     127    || 2    3    1 |  8      479     479    | d467   69     5      |:-------------+------------------------+----------------------:| 5    48   2 |  7      14      3      |  16    168    9      || 48*  9    3 |  14*    2       6      |  5     7      18     || 7    1    6 |  9      5       8      |  2     4      3      |:-------------+------------------------+----------------------:| 1    6    7 | b25#4   489     2459   | e4-3   2358   248    || 3    48*  5 |  124*   6     a#4-127  |  9     128   b1278#4 || 48*  2    9 |  3      1478    1457   |  147   158    6      |'-------------'------------------------'----------------------'`

Oddagon (4)r58,c14,b7 with four #guardians:

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`(4)r1c4 - r1c79 = r3c7 - r7c7 =singles= !||                     /(4)r7c4 --------------||                   /(4)r8c9 ------------||(4)r8c6=> +4 r7c7,r8c6; stte`
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`   *             |    |               |    |    *        *        |=()=|    /  _  \    |=()=|               *            *    |    |   |-=( )=-|   |    |      *     *                     \  ¯  /                   *    `

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Re: Mystery Puzzle 26

Interesting. The easiest "solution" is to remove the clue 9r6c4 and then try again. While at it, 8r1c3 and 3r8c1 can be removed too, though they make little difference.

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`6.8......9.4.3.8...3.8....5...7....9....2657....95824.1.7......3.5.6.9...2.3....66........9.4.3.8...3.8....5...7....9....2657.....5824.1.7........5.6.9...2.3....6`

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