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Turned..... what like on a 30,000 rpm high speed, sonic, sun crystal lasered, harder than diamond, advanced turbo lathe like the fringyist of the fringe are always going on about to one degree or another even when they misidentify something that’s one step up from soapstone as harder than iron? Is it really going to be believed that ready to use stone axes in Neolithic times just popped out of the ground due to frost heaving or whatever in the next round of fringehistory books........ left over remnants of the LoSt OnEs Dinotimes franchise of pre-pre-Flood reenactment parks.

Since Neolithic peoples were able to carve granite into stone axes using simple percussion and lapidary grinding techniques..... I have no idea why anyone would imagine a granodiorite statue cannot be carved thousands years later in AE with skilled artisans and teams of carvers.

Who knows what the steps were ….. combine these techniques or any other of a similar nature until you get what you see.

- cut by lapidary saw
- core by lapidary drill
- drill by lapidary beading drill
- carve by flint or dolerite pecking hammer
- carve by dolerite maul
- grind with sandstone rubber.
-polish with polishing stone

Archae Solenhofen

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Carved all this out with copper tools? Hell, I'll give em hardened steel and still scratch my head 3180 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 865 Fsbirdhouse 02-Apr-17 20:05
Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 769 Racho 04-Apr-17 14:02
Re: Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 756 Fsbirdhouse 04-Apr-17 14:51
If on purpose... 335 Racho 14-Apr-17 05:01
Re: If on purpose... 381 Origyptian 14-Apr-17 05:32
Re: Whoever operated this saw (2:30 min mark)...made a mistake 644 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 638 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 407 Fsbirdhouse 09-Apr-17 16:59
Re: B 4 : ) 601 Thunderbird 05-Apr-17 05:22
Re: B 4 : ) 579 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 638 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 737 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 822 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 517 Warwick 08-Apr-17 17:57
if I carried out a test... 599 Racho 09-Apr-17 02:15
Re: if I carried out a test... 548 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 08:44
I did check it out :) 453 Racho 25-Apr-17 05:59
Re: I did check it out :) 358 Origyptian 25-Apr-17 14:22
Don't even need to stop to think on this... 335 Racho 25-Apr-17 15:37
Re: Don't even need to stop to think on this... 400 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 17:20
I believe you are a copper/bronze tool proponent 335 Racho 25-Apr-17 18:07
Re: I believe you are a copper/bronze tool proponent 433 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 19:49
Would you agree... 380 Racho 25-Apr-17 20:29
Re: Would you agree... 420 Thanos5150 25-Apr-17 21:07
Re: Would you agree... 404 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 312 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 245 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 14:26
precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 315 Racho 15-Oct-17 16:49
Re: precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 281 Jon Ellison 15-Oct-17 19:20
Re: precision cut at 7:08 min mark...interesting photo angle I haven't seen before 293 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 299 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 309 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 275 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 556 Jon Ellison 16-Oct-17 11:03
an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 83 Racho 20-Dec-19 20:04
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 81 Martin Stower 20-Dec-19 23:47
? 69 Racho 21-Dec-19 01:25
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 79 Open mind 21-Dec-19 02:03
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 79 Thanos5150 21-Dec-19 04:19
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 86 Open mind 21-Dec-19 05:07
Re: an ancient quarry in France...same markings on side of a 'cliff' 118 Thanos5150 21-Dec-19 16:25
Re: Would you agree... 608 Corpuscles 25-Apr-17 23:56
Re: if I carried out a test... 414 Warwick 09-Apr-17 15:39
Re: if I carried out a test... 461 Fsbirdhouse 09-Apr-17 22:34
Re: if I carried out a test... 371 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-17 23:20
could not have been 418 Warwick 10-Apr-17 15:34
Re: could not have been 425 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 16:18
Re: could not have been 461 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:29
Re: could not have been 436 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 17:59
Re: could not have been 363 Warwick 10-Apr-17 18:48
Re: could not have been 370 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 19:18
Re: could not have been 388 Warwick 10-Apr-17 19:34
Re: could not have been 429 Jon Ellison 10-Apr-17 19:55
Re: could not have been 376 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 403 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 508 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 421 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 411 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 474 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 403 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 431 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 441 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 419 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 479 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 380 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 418 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 402 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 431 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 534 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 397 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 476 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 502 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 423 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 432 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 445 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 403 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 380 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 436 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 409 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 390 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 385 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 441 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 413 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 418 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 399 Warwick 10-Apr-17 17:23
I've come to recognize that I was wrong all along 558 Racho 08-Apr-17 16:54
Re: I've come to recognize that I was wrong all along 550 Warwick 08-Apr-17 18:23
Oranges and apples... 474 Racho 09-Apr-17 00:39
Re: Oranges and apples... 445 Warwick 09-Apr-17 15:59
Re: In plain sight 463 Thunderbird 10-Apr-17 19:53
It is in plain sight...or plane sight ;) 456 Racho 14-Apr-17 06:53
Re: It is in plain sight...or plane sight ;) 506 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 433 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 425 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 406 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 425 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 406 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 488 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 500 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 412 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 418 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 417 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 459 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 426 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 403 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 431 Warwick 10-Apr-17 19:18
unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 390 Racho 11-Apr-17 06:22
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 501 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 09:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 300 Origyptian 11-Apr-17 19:32
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 454 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:38
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 294 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 14:11
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 406 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 14:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 388 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 14:49
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 372 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 15:27
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 377 Fsbirdhouse 11-Apr-17 15:53
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 443 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 15:55
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 449 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 16:35
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 257 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 16:49
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 287 Origyptian 11-Apr-17 19:54
once the mistake... 377 Racho 12-Apr-17 00:03
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 483 Thunderbird 12-Apr-17 04:20
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 320 Origyptian 12-Apr-17 13:14
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 457 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 17:31
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 376 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:17
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 367 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:26
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 449 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:43
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 372 Archae Solenhofen 12-Apr-17 14:43
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 384 Archae Solenhofen 11-Apr-17 18:41
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 424 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 18:45
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 327 Fsbirdhouse 11-Apr-17 18:48
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 412 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:00
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 335 Warwick 11-Apr-17 19:37
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 412 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 19:59
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 329 Warwick 11-Apr-17 20:29
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 393 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:34
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 430 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:29
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 324 Warwick 11-Apr-17 20:37
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 401 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 20:45
Re: unless the cuts were being made very, very quickly... 303 Warwick 12-Apr-17 17:24
science and technology...where minds come to meet 350 Racho 11-Apr-17 20:46
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 357 Jon Ellison 11-Apr-17 21:19
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 616 Archae Solenhofen 12-Apr-17 15:01
Re: science and technology...where minds come to meet 385 Warwick 12-Apr-17 17:52
43 second mark ...anyone care to take a crack at which tools were used? 398 Racho 12-Apr-17 20:20
Re: 43 second mark ...anyone care to take a crack at which tools were used? 489 Origyptian 12-Apr-17 21:34
and just after 30:30 min mark..china cave - chisels did this? 528 Racho 12-Apr-17 22:54
Re: and just after 30:30 min mark..china cave - chisels did this? 400 Warwick 13-Apr-17 17:15
taking sides...I suppose so but 426 Racho 14-Apr-17 04:18
beating the dead horse... 545 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 578 Notinham 11-Apr-17 01:43


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