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The Impossible Dovetail Puzzles by Wil Strijbos

Updated: Aug 5, 2022

Wil Strijbos (short for “William”) is a Dutch puzzle designer famous for his particular brand of finely crafted anodized metal puzzles. These are usually either assembly, disassembly or sequential movement puzzles. Beyond metal puzzles, Wil also invented award-winning wooden puzzles during his younger days. He won the Hikimi Wooden Puzzle competition in 1990 with his puzzle “Just Fit” and earned second place in the 1994 edition with the puzzle “Anti Slide”.