Kryptos

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Below you will find the assembly instructions. Please note that the instructions are based on the word “Secret”. The assembly starts with the last letter of the secret word and ends with the first letter.

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  • Place the basic element with the iDventure logo facing down on the work surface.
  • Insert the two main pins (part 1) into this base element.
  • Slide part 5 over the main pins all the way down.

  • Press part 5 horizontally against the main pins so that it connects to them.

  • Slide part 4 over the main pins all the way down

  • Press part 4 horizontally against the main pins so that it connects to them.

  • Use two pins (A)

  • Slide parts 2,3 and part with the letters over the main pins
  • Set the last letter of the secret word (in this example the letter T) as shown in the picture.
  • Make sure that the opening for the Cryptex key always remains free.

  • Please note that every “level” contains 3 intermediate elements (4&5) plus the element with the letters

  • Repeat actions as described in step 2 for Three elements 4 and 5.
  • Use two pins (B).
  • Insert the two pins with the wide side down.

  • Repeat actions as described in step 2 for elements 2, 3
  • Set the E.

Repeat actions as described in step 3 for elements 2,3, 4, 5 and Pins (B)

  • Use two pins (C)
  • Insert the two pins with the narrow side up

  • Insert the finishing element as shown

  • Insert the part shaped like a key to keep the Cryptex from falling apart.

  • Insert the Cryptex key into the opening

  • Check that all letters are set as desired
  • Now you can turn the wheels with the letters, the Cryptex is locked