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Microscopic Surface Irregularities


Microscopic Surface Irregularities after being scratched

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Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 2434 Racho 02-Apr-17 18:38
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 557 Fsbirdhouse 02-Apr-17 20:05
Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 451 Racho 04-Apr-17 14:02
Re: Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 440 Fsbirdhouse 04-Apr-17 14:51
If on purpose... 141 Racho 14-Apr-17 05:01
Re: If on purpose... 147 Origyptian 14-Apr-17 05:32
Re: Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 386 Origyptian 07-Apr-17 13:28
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 313 SandyJesse 07-Apr-17 22:42
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 209 Fsbirdhouse 09-Apr-17 16:59
Re: B 4 : ) 365 Thunderbird 05-Apr-17 05:22
Re: B 4 : ) 268 Warwick 07-Apr-17 17:50
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 329 SandyJesse 07-Apr-17 01:30
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 489 Warwick 07-Apr-17 18:03
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 575 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-17 10:53
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 255 Warwick 08-Apr-17 17:57
if I carried out a test... 353 Racho 09-Apr-17 02:15
Re: if I carried out a test... 305 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 08:44
I did check it out :) 215 Racho 25-Apr-17 05:59
Re: I did check it out :) 139 Origyptian 25-Apr-17 14:22
Don't even need to stop to think on this... 147 Racho 25-Apr-17 15:37
Re: Don't even need to stop to think on this... 178 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 17:20
I believe you are a copper/bronze tool proponent 138 Racho 25-Apr-17 18:07
Re: I believe you are a copper/bronze tool proponent 183 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 19:49
Would you agree... 130 Racho 25-Apr-17 20:29
Re: Would you agree... 172 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 21:07
Re: Would you agree... 137 Origyptian 25-Apr-17 22:54
...just a lot of similarities at the 36 second mark and super telltale machine markings at 9:30 min mark 120 Racho 15-Oct-17 05:46
Re: ...just a lot of similarities at the 36 second mark and super telltale machine markings at 9:30 min mark 87 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 14:26
precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 115 Racho 15-Oct-17 16:49
Re: precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 95 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 19:20
Re: precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 117 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 19:35
Re: ...just a lot of similarities at the 36 second mark and super telltale machine markings at 9:30 min mark 91 Origyptian 16-Oct-17 03:27
Re: ...just a lot of similarities at the 36 second mark and super telltale machine markings at 9:30 min mark 93 Jon Ellison 16-Oct-17 07:58
Re: ...just a lot of similarities at the 36 second mark and super telltale machine markings at 9:30 min mark 82 Jon Ellison 16-Oct-17 09:19
Re: ...just a lot of similarities at the 36 second mark and super telltale machine markings at 9:30 min mark 256 Jon Ellison 16-Oct-17 11:03
Re: Would you agree... 328 Corpuscles 25-Apr-17 23:56
Re: if I carried out a test... 209 Warwick 09-Apr-17 15:39
Re: if I carried out a test... 261 Fsbirdhouse 09-Apr-17 22:34
Re: if I carried out a test... 191 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 23:20
could not have been 216 Warwick 10-Apr-17 15:34
Re: could not have been 195 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 16:18
Re: could not have been 219 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:29
Re: could not have been 210 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 17:59
Re: could not have been 164 Warwick 10-Apr-17 18:48
Re: could not have been 175 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 19:18
Re: could not have been 179 Warwick 10-Apr-17 19:34
Re: could not have been 219 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 19:55
Re: could not have been 178 Warwick 11-Apr-17 17:29
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 210 Thanos5150 09-Apr-17 16:13
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 266 Warwick 09-Apr-17 16:42
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 211 Thanos5150 09-Apr-17 16:56
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 177 Warwick 09-Apr-17 17:21
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 230 Thanos5150 09-Apr-17 18:00
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 196 Warwick 09-Apr-17 18:06
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 205 Thanos5150 09-Apr-17 18:22
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 231 Warwick 09-Apr-17 18:31
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 188 Origyptian 09-Apr-17 20:02
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 222 Warwick 10-Apr-17 15:41
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 181 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 18:44
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 209 Warwick 09-Apr-17 19:03
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 194 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 19:17
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 175 Warwick 09-Apr-17 19:48
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 307 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 20:33
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 162 Warwick 10-Apr-17 15:53
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 293 Origyptian 09-Apr-17 20:06
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 257 Thanos5150 09-Apr-17 23:24
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 206 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 04:42
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 218 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 08:50
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 190 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 14:16
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 175 Thanos5150 10-Apr-17 15:25
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 176 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 15:44
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 231 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 14:44
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 189 Warwick 10-Apr-17 15:26
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 187 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 15:54
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 188 Warwick 10-Apr-17 16:01
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 220 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 16:23
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 194 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:06
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 189 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 16:11
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 195 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:23
I've come to recognize that I was wrong all along 306 Racho 08-Apr-17 16:54
Re: I've come to recognize that I was wrong all along 305 Warwick 08-Apr-17 18:23
Oranges and apples... 235 Racho 09-Apr-17 00:39
Re: Oranges and apples... 225 Warwick 09-Apr-17 15:59
Re: In plain sight 235 Thunderbird 10-Apr-17 19:53
It is in plain sight...or plane sight ;) 175 Racho 14-Apr-17 06:53
Re: It is in plain sight...or plane sight ;) 243 Thunderbird 15-Apr-17 01:31
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 217 Archae Solenhofen 09-Apr-17 16:47
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 201 Warwick 09-Apr-17 16:52
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 195 Origyptian 09-Apr-17 19:49
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 209 Warwick 09-Apr-17 19:53
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 204 Origyptian 09-Apr-17 20:09
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 235 Origyptian 09-Apr-17 19:49
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 224 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 19:59
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 215 Origyptian 09-Apr-17 20:26
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 181 Fsbirdhouse 10-Apr-17 15:26
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 184 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 15:46
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 234 Fsbirdhouse 10-Apr-17 18:45
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 199 Eddie Larry 10-Apr-17 18:49
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 204 Origyptian 10-Apr-17 18:50
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 215 Warwick 10-Apr-17 19:18
unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 174 Racho 11-Apr-17 06:22
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 234 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 09:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 116 Origyptian 11-Apr-17 19:32
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 221 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:38
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 138 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 14:11
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 205 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 14:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 188 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 14:49
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 196 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 15:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 187 Fsbirdhouse 11-Apr-17 15:53
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 210 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 15:55
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 226 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 16:35
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 120 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 16:49
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 104 Origyptian 11-Apr-17 19:54
once the mistake... 166 Racho 12-Apr-17 00:03
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 253 Thunderbird 12-Apr-17 04:20
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 123 Origyptian 12-Apr-17 13:14
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 215 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 17:31
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 183 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:17
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 173 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:26
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 213 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:43
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 140 Archae Solenhofen 12-Apr-17 14:43
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 164 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 18:41
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 189 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:45
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 126 Fsbirdhouse 11-Apr-17 18:48
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 197 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:00
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 120 Warwick 11-Apr-17 19:37
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 193 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:59
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 116 Warwick 11-Apr-17 20:29
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 191 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:34
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 185 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:29
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 119 Warwick 11-Apr-17 20:37
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 182 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:45
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 111 Warwick 12-Apr-17 17:24
science and technology...where minds come to meet 139 Racho 11-Apr-17 20:46
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 149 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 21:19
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 352 Archae Solenhofen 12-Apr-17 15:01
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 178 Warwick 12-Apr-17 17:52
43 second mark ...anyone care to take a crack at which tools were used? 163 Racho 12-Apr-17 20:20
Re: 43 second mark ...anyone care to take a crack at which tools were used? 226 Origyptian 12-Apr-17 21:34
and just after 30:30 min mark..china cave - chisels did this? 274 Racho 12-Apr-17 22:54
Re: and just after 30:30 min mark..china cave - chisels did this? 207 Warwick 13-Apr-17 17:15
taking sides...I suppose so but 182 Racho 14-Apr-17 04:18
beating the dead horse... 239 Racho 20-Apr-17 06:50
Re: Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 299 Notinham 11-Apr-17 01:43


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