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by Ray Wilding
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 12th December 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 119)
Replies: 4
Views: 802

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 12th December 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 119)

HELOTAGE in R5. Though THALWEG was very nice from Susie.
by Ray Wilding
Sat Nov 24, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for SATURDAY 24th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 106)
Replies: 5
Views: 1145

Re: Spoilers for SATURDAY 24th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 106)

(50-10)*8+10/5 for a simpler method in R6.
IDIOTAS in R8.
SCENARIO in R13.
by Ray Wilding
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Countdown Alphabet
Replies: 23
Views: 2182

Re: Countdown Alphabet

While apterous is down I made another one of these, they were randomly chosen from about 7000 non-ascension conundrums and are very difficult. 1. GILLENNIA 2. VOLUFIONZ 3. EBILEMENT 4. MONOAAINE 5. COPSEHOOD 6. MANGONIGM 7. STOKERIES 8. XERIVALLY 9. MEETWILLI 10. ENRAPPURE 11. HICCURFHY 12. HYPERTE...
by Ray Wilding
Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Countdown Alphabet
Replies: 23
Views: 2182

Re: Countdown Alphabet

While apterous is down I made another one of these, they were randomly chosen from about 7000 non-ascension conundrums and are very difficult. 1. GILLENNIA 2. VOLUFIONZ 3. EBILEMENT 4. MONOAAINE 5. COPSEHOOD 6. MANGONIGM 7. STOKERIES 8. XERIVALLY 9. MEETWILLI 10. ENRAPPURE 11. HICCURFHY 12. HYPERTEX...
by Ray Wilding
Fri Nov 23, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Is Apterous down?
Replies: 513
Views: 122825

Re: Is Apterous down?

Still down :(
by Ray Wilding
Thu Nov 22, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 22nd November (Series 79, Prelim 105)
Replies: 10
Views: 1787

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 22nd November (Series 79, Prelim 105)

It seems someone didn't realise F1 would take up Friday's slot. Why they chose to move it to Saturday, I've no idea.
by Ray Wilding
Sun Nov 18, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Countdown Alphabet
Replies: 23
Views: 2182

Re: Countdown Alphabet

AQUAPONIC (17) BADASSERY (11) CARAMELLY (7) DANCEWEAR (3) ENCODABLE (2) F GESTATIVE (8) HUMANLIKE (16) INURNMENT (10) JUMBOTRON (12) KAMPMOTOR (26) L MOTORBOAT (14) N OPERAGOER (25) PALANQUIN (9) QUEERCORE (6) REBLOGGED (24) SPIRALIZE (21) TIMESAVER (20) UNSEXIEST (19) VIDEOGRAM (18) WIFEANDRY (13)...
by Ray Wilding
Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Countdown Alphabet
Replies: 23
Views: 2182

Re: Countdown Alphabet

I've had a go at some, some mind-boggling ones there Ray :P 2. ENCODABLE 4. XYLOGRAPH 8. GESTATIVE 13. WAYFRIEND? 14. MOTORBOAT 16. HUMANLIKE 17. AQUAPONIC 18. VIDEOGRAM? 19. UNSEXIEST 20. TIMESAVER 21. SPIRALIZE 23. YEASTLIKE 24. REBLOGGED 26. MOTORKAMP? Also, I'm getting my 9 letter C words mixed...
by Ray Wilding
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Countdown Alphabet
Replies: 23
Views: 2182

Re: Countdown Alphabet

I'll add my own one of these, with the twist being that they all aren't on Ascension: 1. HANESTONE 2. CONBEALED 3. READWANCE 4. PROGHYLAX 5. SYLLOMISE 6. RECOEQUER 7. LACRYMEAL 8. VESTIGATE 9. UNIPLANAQ 10. TRIENNNUM 11. DARESBAYS 12. ROBOTMUNJ 13. FAIRYWEND 14. AORTOTOMB 15. YTTEZBATE 16. MAKHINULE...
by Ray Wilding
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 15th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 100)
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Spoilers for Thursday 15th November 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 100)

Slightly out of time, but (75+8*100/50-1)*8 in R3.

Countdown will air on a Saturday for the first time since 2006 on 24th November 2:45pm.
by Ray Wilding
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: While y'all wait...
Replies: 179
Views: 19866

Re: While y'all wait...

While apterous is down feel free to try this Hyper 15: R1: NTSRSYTEAEII R2: RFMCGVTEIIII R3: 75 200 100 150 1 1 5 2 → 6829 R4: RXBYLCLPEOIU R5: JSDSHLEAUAIA R6: 75 50 100 2 9 6 2 7 → 9338 R7: WDCTGSTWOIUE R8: TTSSMNHBIAOU R9: 10 5 8 2 9 7 6 8 → 5821 R10: RVLNQFNREAOO R11: NZSGPRRAOAEA R12: DDPKDLYZ...
by Ray Wilding
Mon Nov 12, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: While y'all wait...
Replies: 179
Views: 19866

Re: While y'all wait...

While apterous is down feel free to try this Hyper 15: R1: NTSRSYTEAEII R2: RFMCGVTEIIII R3: 75 200 100 150 1 1 5 2 → 6829 R4: RXBYLCLPEOIU R5: JSDSHLEAUAIA R6: 75 50 100 2 9 6 2 7 → 9338 R7: WDCTGSTWOIUE R8: TTSSMNHBIAOU R9: 10 5 8 2 9 7 6 8 → 5821 R10: RVLNQFNREAOO R11: NZSGPRRAOAEA R12: DDPKDLYZE...
by Ray Wilding
Mon Nov 12, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: Is Apterous down?
Replies: 513
Views: 122825

Re: Is Apterous down?

Website currently down.
by Ray Wilding
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 26th October 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 86)
Replies: 8
Views: 1369

Re: Spoilers for Friday 26th October 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 86)

Toby McDonald wrote:
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:23 pm
Ray Wilding wrote:
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:15 pm
NIDATION or UPDATION in R1.
Need 2 N's for NIDATION, sorry Ray.
Huh, don't know how I didn't notice that.
by Ray Wilding
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 22nd October 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 82)
Replies: 12
Views: 1449

Spoilers for Monday 22nd October 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 82)

(50*3+10)*6+7 an alt method for the first numbers.
by Ray Wilding
Tue Oct 09, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 9th October 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 73)
Replies: 13
Views: 1763

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 9th October 2018 (Series 79, Prelim 73)

JAPER is invalid and should not have been awarded points.
by Ray Wilding
Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 1st October 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1048

Re: Spoilers for 1st October 2018

SWAGGIER in R10.