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Jon Ellison Wrote:
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> Warwick Wrote:
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> > that should be "stone" walled. ;)
> >
> > why would you polish it first? Doesn't that
> make
> > it harder to work?
>
> Polishing is all it did, it removed the surface
> irregularities. Then it brick walled.
> No more progress. No cutting. Try yourself.
>
>
> >
> > That applies to any medium in my experience
> >
> > Isn't calling 10's of 1000's of academics and
> > scholars 'full of crap' a little over the
> > top????
>
> In terms of using copper tubes to make bore holes
> in granite all I can say is they didn't try it and
> think it through. The AE didn't have seamless
> tube. If they made tube by rolling and soft
> soldering that's fine for ornaments and teapots.
> Not going to hold up in a drill my friend..
> I've spent a lot of time in academia.


so what? is this a pissing contest now. Bank balances next?


It is
> possible that the same old ideas just get accepted
> and written and re-written without question. With
> nothing more than that all important biliography
> for support.


Not to the conspiratorial degree you are inferring


> In fact some don't even bother to read the damn
> book they just go straight to that all important
> bibliography.
> Path of least resistance.


And then there are those idiots like myself who read everything, including peer review and other scholarly criticism


>
>
> >
> > You seem to be equating one not having
> convincing
> > proof of something with being purposefully
> > deceitful.
>
> No it's institutionalised and accepted practice.


I see, the further one goes I n academia the less one attempts to learn ?????




what DO you have against the human race to have such a sour view of higher learning?



> Not a conspiracy. The economic money go round.
>
>
> >
> >
> > Oh wait....that is what is at the bottom of
> this,
> > isn't it.
> >
> > The valiant defenders of the truth striking out
> at
> > the Victorian Academics who were all
> egotistical
> > frauds.
>
> Not necessarily. However in most disciplines such
> as medicine and engineering those victorian books
> are considered a tad out of date. Methods and
> techniques move forward. New ways of looking at
> evidence. Far more people looking more critically
> at the evidence. Today people are far less
> restraind by socio political and religious
> pressures.
> Look at Darwin .. How many years before he had the
> courage to publish?


or Champollion for that matter

were they slothful tenure seeking dullards as well?



>
> As a kid I was taught that dinosaurs lumbered
> around dragging their tails and were to stupid to
> evolve and survive.
> Now we have them multicoloured, feathered and
> sprinting. Top of the tree for a couple of hundred
> million years.
> My advice is don't read victorian dinosaur books.
>
> >


They don't seem t be anywhere near my ancient history library




> >
> > More of my nonsense to you I suppose
>
> You suppose wrong. Try not to suppose.

you don't wish evidence to contribute to my conclusions?


Make up YOUR mind!


warwick

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Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 3118 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 822 Fsbirdhouse 02-Apr-17 20:05
Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 753 Racho 04-Apr-17 14:02
Re: Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 724 Fsbirdhouse 04-Apr-17 14:51
If on purpose... 315 Racho 14-Apr-17 05:01
Re: If on purpose... 361 Origyptian 14-Apr-17 05:32
Re: Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 625 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 604 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 383 Fsbirdhouse 09-Apr-17 16:59
Re: B 4 : ) 576 Thunderbird 05-Apr-17 05:22
Re: B 4 : ) 552 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 601 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 714 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 793 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 491 Warwick 08-Apr-17 17:57
if I carried out a test... 579 Racho 09-Apr-17 02:15
Re: if I carried out a test... 526 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 08:44
I did check it out :) 414 Racho 25-Apr-17 05:59
Re: I did check it out :) 334 Origyptian 25-Apr-17 14:22
Don't even need to stop to think on this... 316 Racho 25-Apr-17 15:37
Re: Don't even need to stop to think on this... 375 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 17:20
I believe you are a copper/bronze tool proponent 315 Racho 25-Apr-17 18:07
Re: I believe you are a copper/bronze tool proponent 408 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 19:49
Would you agree... 359 Racho 25-Apr-17 20:29
Re: Would you agree... 395 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 21:07
Re: Would you agree... 381 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 291 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 224 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 14:26
precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 290 Racho 15-Oct-17 16:49
Re: precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 259 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 19:20
Re: precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 275 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 277 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 289 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 250 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 526 Jon Ellison 16-Oct-17 11:03
an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 72 Racho 20-Dec-19 20:04
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 66 Martin Stower 20-Dec-19 23:47
? 57 Racho 21-Dec-19 01:25
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 66 Open mind 21-Dec-19 02:03
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 67 Thanos5150 21-Dec-19 04:19
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 70 Open mind 21-Dec-19 05:07
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 96 Thanos5150 21-Dec-19 16:25
Re: Would you agree... 582 Corpuscles 25-Apr-17 23:56
Re: if I carried out a test... 391 Warwick 09-Apr-17 15:39
Re: if I carried out a test... 437 Fsbirdhouse 09-Apr-17 22:34
Re: if I carried out a test... 351 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 23:20
could not have been 402 Warwick 10-Apr-17 15:34
Re: could not have been 404 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 16:18
Re: could not have been 438 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:29
Re: could not have been 417 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 17:59
Re: could not have been 345 Warwick 10-Apr-17 18:48
Re: could not have been 348 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 19:18
Re: could not have been 367 Warwick 10-Apr-17 19:34
Re: could not have been 401 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 19:55
Re: could not have been 355 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 379 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 485 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 397 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 390 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 444 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 385 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 396 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 416 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 388 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 453 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 358 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 393 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 382 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 405 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 511 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 375 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 458 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 473 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 402 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 406 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 420 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 379 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 364 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 417 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 387 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 367 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 368 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 424 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 391 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 383 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 381 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:23
I've come to recognize that I was wrong all along 535 Racho 08-Apr-17 16:54
Re: I've come to recognize that I was wrong all along 521 Warwick 08-Apr-17 18:23
Oranges and apples... 458 Racho 09-Apr-17 00:39
Re: Oranges and apples... 423 Warwick 09-Apr-17 15:59
Re: In plain sight 438 Thunderbird 10-Apr-17 19:53
It is in plain sight...or plane sight ;) 431 Racho 14-Apr-17 06:53
Re: It is in plain sight...or plane sight ;) 481 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 413 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 400 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 385 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 405 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 386 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 461 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 473 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 393 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 389 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 382 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 431 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 400 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 384 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 410 Warwick 10-Apr-17 19:18
unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 372 Racho 11-Apr-17 06:22
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 478 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 09:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 281 Origyptian 11-Apr-17 19:32
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 430 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:38
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 273 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 14:11
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 385 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 14:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 369 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 14:49
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 351 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 15:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 358 Fsbirdhouse 11-Apr-17 15:53
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 419 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 15:55
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 430 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 16:35
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 239 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 16:49
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 267 Origyptian 11-Apr-17 19:54
once the mistake... 359 Racho 12-Apr-17 00:03
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 460 Thunderbird 12-Apr-17 04:20
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 304 Origyptian 12-Apr-17 13:14
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 430 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 17:31
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 358 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:17
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 350 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:26
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 425 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:43
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 354 Archae Solenhofen 12-Apr-17 14:43
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 363 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 18:41
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 395 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:45
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 309 Fsbirdhouse 11-Apr-17 18:48
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 388 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:00
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 314 Warwick 11-Apr-17 19:37
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 392 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:59
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 312 Warwick 11-Apr-17 20:29
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 366 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:34
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 409 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:29
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 304 Warwick 11-Apr-17 20:37
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 379 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:45
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 284 Warwick 12-Apr-17 17:24
science and technology...where minds come to meet 337 Racho 11-Apr-17 20:46
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 336 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 21:19
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 592 Archae Solenhofen 12-Apr-17 15:01
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 362 Warwick 12-Apr-17 17:52
43 second mark ...anyone care to take a crack at which tools were used? 370 Racho 12-Apr-17 20:20
Re: 43 second mark ...anyone care to take a crack at which tools were used? 456 Origyptian 12-Apr-17 21:34
and just after 30:30 min mark..china cave - chisels did this? 504 Racho 12-Apr-17 22:54
Re: and just after 30:30 min mark..china cave - chisels did this? 380 Warwick 13-Apr-17 17:15
taking sides...I suppose so but 402 Racho 14-Apr-17 04:18
beating the dead horse... 516 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 556 Notinham 11-Apr-17 01:43


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