This puzzle entailed the finding of an English
word of three
each letter being found on a different dial.
Now, there is no English
word composed of consonants alone, and the only vowel appearing
on the dials is Y.
No English word begins with Y and has the two
letters consonants, and all the words of three letters ending in Y
two consonants) either begin with an S or have H, L, or R as their
But these four consonants do not appear.
Therefore Y must occur
in the middle, and the only word that I can find is "PYX," and there
be little doubt that this was the word.
At any rate, it solves our