On the Subject of Planets for Cheaters

Why do people do this... The Milky Way shouldn't be on a bomb! But not a problem! Here is a cheat.

This module consists of a planet, a keypad (0-9), a delete button and a space button.

Use this formula to calculate the solution:


Multiply:
((strip1 x strip2 x strip3 x strip4 x strip5 (Table1) +/- No.from Table2) x Table3)
x
(123x PlanetNo + 5x Batt + 6x Lit Ind + 4x Ports + 462 + 10x Solves)


Strips are numbered from top to bottom.

Useful tips and common mistakes:



Here is a picture of all the planets in our solar system.

BE CAREFUL WITH THE STRIP COLORS. Green looks almost like Lime. And Orange looks similar to yellow.

Planet Number Reference

Mercury Venus Earth Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Other
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Table 1

Aqua Blue Green Lime Orange Red Yellow White Black
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Table 2

  • Strip one is across the top.
  • Strip four is down the side.
Aqua Blue Green Lime Orange Red Yellow White Black
Aqua +0 +5 +6 -6 +7 -5 -2 -1 -2
Blue -3 +6 -2 +7 -5 -9 -1 +8 +9
Green -5 +2 -8 -4 +3 -2 +9 +3 -3
Lime +2 +6 -5 -5 -7 -1 -9 +8 -6
Orange -9 -7 +4 -4 +6 +3 -2 +6 -4
Red -8 -4 +8 -4 +1 -9 +5 -2 +2
Yellow -6 +3 +4 -5 -4 -7 +5 +4 +4
White +1 -8 +2 -3 +4 -5 -8 +4 -3
Black -4 +3 -1 +8 -9 -9 +0 +8 -1

Table 3

  • Strip three is used here.
Aqua Blue Green Lime Orange Red Yellow White Black
89 30 41 97 49 63 60 3 74