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Racho Wrote:
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> I may have been confused a little because
> beginning shows him entering a cave but after
> watching again, seems to connect to a larger
> opening.

I think people aren't watching enough of the vid to get the point of it. It opens with Vlad stooping to enter a cave, the opening not being large enough to walk into. She (narrator) calls this a "prehistoric" quarry. The vid switches between modern and prehistoric quarries, in order to show the difference between cut marks, cut widths and style. From the comments made I gather they are fully aware of which ones are modern. If the cave, that she calls "prehistoric", is actually modern, I have to wonder why 'modern' didn't enlarge the opening and instead went with the back breaking work of removing stones through a very small opening. Geesh even the old west miners blasted openings they could work through with donkeys, carts and shovels. I don't know that she should call the prehistoric site a "quarry". Doesn't look to be a mine as no minerals are mentioned. I lean towards it being a shelter.

> That being said, I noticed a few things
> which made me interested in the first place. As
> interpreter comments, the cuts are fairly fine -
> some sort of tool seems to be clear because of
> uniform cut width but doesn't really fit saw
> profile throughout as some cuts are curved. If
> argument is that a chisel was used...where are the
> chisel marks on the back wall (any wall for that
> matter) where the block was removed. Why would
> they go to the trouble of smoothing out all the
> walls rather than what we see in a modern quarry
> as seen in this vid?
>
> This was underground so ...anyone able to show me
> the actual machinery Stalin's group used to create
> this? I fully realize that this rock isn't all
> that hard but this underground quarry doesn't have
> the same marks as the other quarry...why quarry
> this with handheld tools when it's so much easier
> to open mine with large machinery that is also
> able to be moved/carried with machinery?

Much easier to have an open pit mine/quarry, if the depth isn't too great. Does anyone know of an underground quarry where the stone is at such a depth it can only be reached by tunnels/shafts?

> It struck me last night, after
> watching this vid:
> [www.youtube.com] (of if
> want to listen to an expert on same...this vid:
> [www.youtube.com] ...
> that there really isn't an explanation for how the
> Serapeum boxes were moved into those confined
> tunnels and then lowered into place. I realize is
> a change of subject but it's probably the best
> example of a truly perplexing mystery.

Guess we have to fall back on the old 'they did it because they're there' explanation. That way we don't have to think very hard and we can remain within established Egyptian history. No boats rocked.

> Yes, I watched the vid about rocks being alive or
> 'mushrooms'...don't agree with the narrator on
> conclusion with that vid but doesn't mean that we
> then throw out everything seen beforehand.

Mushrooms are totally beside the point. I have to hand it to these Russians, they are open minded and putting out videos and photos we've never seen before. Mushrooms or not, their work is appreciated.

He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions - Confucius

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No other explanation ...high tech 1752 Racho 11-Nov-17 21:39
sorry to all...but at the 21 min mark and a few minutes after 360 Racho 11-Nov-17 22:08
another cave ...more oddities 54 Racho 16-Jan-20 22:12
Re: another cave ...similar thing in China 38 forumfan 18-Jan-20 14:12
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 428 D-Archer 12-Nov-17 08:57
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 385 Thanos5150 12-Nov-17 17:31
Not megalithic 464 Racho 14-Nov-17 06:40
Re: Not megalithic 291 Audrey 14-Nov-17 18:08
Re: Not megalithic 312 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 20:33
Re: Not megalithic 212 Audrey 14-Nov-17 21:56
Re: Not megalithic 229 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 22:23
Re: Not megalithic 236 Audrey 14-Nov-17 22:49
Re: Not megalithic 208 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 23:33
Re: Not megalithic 290 Audrey 15-Nov-17 01:49
Re: Not megalithic 397 Jon Ellison 15-Nov-17 07:35
Re: Not megalithic 222 Audrey 15-Nov-17 22:23
Re: Not megalithic 286 Racho 27-Nov-17 01:46
Re: Not megalithic 264 Corpuscles 27-Nov-17 02:28
Re: Not megalithic 299 Racho 27-Nov-17 02:52
Stone Spheres Are Natural Formations 177 Barbelo 27-Nov-17 05:37
I think the point is proven 223 Racho 27-Nov-17 06:04
Re: I think the point is proven ; 248 Barbelo 27-Nov-17 11:02
dismissive 157 Racho 27-Nov-17 16:48
Re: I think the point is proven 173 Origyptian 27-Nov-17 15:36
Let's learn about the science/realities associated with cutting stone 203 Racho 27-Nov-17 06:41
Re: Not megalithic 177 Origyptian 27-Nov-17 06:50
I Second That 264 Barbelo 27-Nov-17 20:52
wow...talk about being unhinged/triggered 210 Racho 27-Nov-17 23:26
Re: wow...talk about being unhinged/triggered 210 Corpuscles 27-Nov-17 23:46
Re: wow...talk about being unhinged/triggered 249 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 00:00
you start... 272 Racho 28-Nov-17 03:53
Re: you start... 267 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 05:15
Re: I Second That 289 Audrey 28-Nov-17 01:43
Wacko or Crackpot? 311 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 02:30
Re: Wacko or Crackpot? 238 Corpuscles 28-Nov-17 02:49
Re: Wacko or Crackpot? 267 Audrey 28-Nov-17 03:38
Re: Wacko or Crackpot? 338 Barbelo 28-Nov-17 05:23
Re: Not megalithic 186 Corpuscles 27-Nov-17 20:03
Re: Not megalithic 282 Audrey 28-Nov-17 00:11
Re: Not megalithic 327 Corpuscles 28-Nov-17 00:55
Re: Not megalithic 240 Audrey 28-Nov-17 02:02
Re: Not megalithic 349 Warwick 29-Nov-17 21:08
Re: Not megalithic 248 Origyptian 15-Nov-17 22:38
Re: Not megalithic 218 Jon Ellison 15-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Not megalithic 207 Jon Ellison 15-Nov-17 23:32
Re: Not megalithic 314 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 02:47
Re: Not megalithic 252 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 02:43
Re: Not megalithic 326 Origyptian 14-Nov-17 21:58
Re: Not megalithic 268 Jon Ellison 14-Nov-17 22:14
Re: Not megalithic 237 Origyptian 14-Nov-17 22:38
Re: Not megalithic 223 Thanos5150 14-Nov-17 22:55
Re: Not megalithic 291 Thanos5150 14-Nov-17 23:02
Re: Not megalithic 198 Audrey 14-Nov-17 23:46
Re: Not megalithic 283 Corpuscles 15-Nov-17 00:09
Re: Not megalithic 286 Audrey 15-Nov-17 01:15
Re: Not megalithic 309 Thanos5150 15-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Not megalithic 257 Corpuscles 14-Nov-17 22:47
Re: Not megalithic 269 Warwick 15-Nov-17 02:47
Re: Not megalithic 291 Audrey 15-Nov-17 04:06
Re: Not megalithic 212 Warwick 18-Nov-17 00:59
Re: Not megalithic 298 Racho 15-Nov-17 06:26
Re: Not megalithic 315 Warwick 18-Nov-17 01:01
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 363 Origyptian 12-Nov-17 14:37
Re: No other explanation ...high tech 391 Corpuscles 12-Nov-17 17:48
There Has Never Been Solid Ground 323 cladking 12-Nov-17 19:10
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground 292 Corpuscles 12-Nov-17 20:06
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground 302 cladking 12-Nov-17 20:55
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground!!!!!!!!!!! 281 Corpuscles 12-Nov-17 21:26
Re: There Has Never Been Solid Ground!!!!!!!!!!! 323 cladking 12-Nov-17 21:42
Facinating 295 Warwick 14-Nov-17 20:23
Re: Facinating 264 cladking 14-Nov-17 21:33
Re: Facinating 290 Warwick 15-Nov-17 02:51


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