How do I properly shuffle a Rubik's Cube?

January 23, 2007 5:57am CST
I have Cube that I'm learning to solve, but what is best way to scramble a solved cube to make it sufficiently random enough to be "challenging"? Also, a related question (sorry 2 in 1), what state of cube is the FURTHEST possible moves from a solution? And how do I obtain that state in my cube? ;) Thanks! (p.s. for cubists, I am currently at 4m15s for solving time)
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@cyfernet (2385)
• United States
23 Jan 07
mix and mix the cube until u are sure that it's now ready to be solved
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• Australia
5 Feb 07
get a random person or a friend to scramble the cube without you looking. OFFTOPIC: learn finger short cuts and go to to learn the fridrich system which is a very fast way to solve the cube.