The XL Soma is big and unusual it its size. It is a 4" Cube and is about 40% larger in volume that our size large Soma.
We offer 5 sizes of soma, as can be seen in the photo below. Note, new models will not have holes in the cover as I want to leave all surfaces available for laser engraving if you should desire.
About Soma Cubes:
7 pieces, all different, will form a cube 240 unique ways. In addition, there are many other shapes that are generally more difficult to solve than the cubes.
Our instruction sheets to include 60 3-D shapes that can be made (with solutions), along with recommended websites that are dedicated to this puzzle that will give you many more shapes, plus math theory, history and more.
Invented by Danish mathematician Piet Hein in 1936.
Its our best seller to schools, as the kids really enjoy it, but its also a favorite with seniors as it develops new neural synapses in addition to being very entertaining. It will develop spatial relationship skills in all ages. You start to be able to visualize the relationship of the piece in your hand to the available space in the puzzle in your mind.