103: the hex sphere

how do you make a sphere out of magnet balls? we’ll show you! this build is made from 360 speks and uses 1 color.


watch the video or check out the step by step guide below.



the speks hex sphere step-by-step:

  • step one.

    begin by creating an 18 spek hex. repeat until you have 20 hexes.

  • QUICK TIP

    hex’s are made of interlocking speks, but make sure to align them when connecting shapes!

  • step 2.

    slowly and carefully begin connecting your hex sheets flat like they are above…

  • step three

    start closing your sphere by connecting each group of five at the highlighted speks. it will start to roll in by itself.

  • the end.

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<span>302:</span> the zigzag pyramid
302: the zigzag pyramid

level 3 • 920 speks

<span>211:</span> the pentagon
211: the pentagon

level 2 • 428 speks

<span>304:</span> the checkerboard cube
304: the checkerboard cube

level 3 • 512 speks

<span>302:</span> the zigzag pyramid
302: the zigzag pyramid

level 3 • 920 speks

<span>211:</span> the pentagon
211: the pentagon

level 2 • 428 speks

<span>304:</span> the checkerboard cube
304: the checkerboard cube

level 3 • 512 speks

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