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Jim. The King chamber needs no square root computation. The height is half the floor diagonal and the floor is based on a two-to-one right triangle. For good measure the 3-4-5 triangle confirms the design across opposite corners. And yes the floor was raised by 5 inch (235>230) but this isn't relevant to the fact that no knowledge of π was required and neither the Indus foot nor the megalythic yard nor the foot nor the inch. The pyramid to chamber Volume ratio likewise works out more easily im cubits. We already went through all that.

These facts point way more plausibly to a premeditated design based on the cubit and right triangles not the Indus foot and π4. But regardless, whatever theory you wish to push it has to falsify this cubit design which has nothing to do with higher math. And falsify it you must because your theory of intent is incompatible and mutually exclusive with the one based on the cubit a simple geometry. You have not done it. Your theory lacks plausibility compared to it.

Likewise the pyramid angle can easily be explained with astronomy available to the ancient Egyptians. The 1.27 differential comes from the two observable orbits ratio 365.25/27.5 / 365.25/35. Sideral period of the Moon and the half period of Sirius' annual vidual absence at Memphis. This half period is enshrined in mummification...35 days drying 35 wrapping. It is embedded in seven small step pyramids made before Giza 1.
Ok, it could still be wrong but you have to prove that it is and your proposal doesn't do that.

The only thing Giza has in common with Stonehenge: An architectural enshrining of a lunar-based cycle. Whatever else you and David see for now only exists in your imagination. If you want to convince an audience of educated people that you got it figured out you need to present better proof.

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The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 3169 DavidK 11-Jan-18 10:02
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 420 molder 11-Jan-18 11:09
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 432 DavidK 11-Jan-18 12:03
Jim Wakefield's Egyptian Pi. 424 DavidK 01-Feb-18 23:58
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 262 DavidK 14-Nov-18 08:34
23040 202 DavidK 22-Nov-18 21:54
Re: 23040 215 molder 22-Nov-18 22:45
Re: 23040 200 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:38
Re: 23040 202 molder 23-Nov-18 02:43
Re: 23040 198 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 13:36
Re: 23040 244 Manu 23-Nov-18 18:46
Re: 23040 218 molder 23-Nov-18 22:44
Re: 23040 217 Manu 23-Nov-18 23:10
Re: 23040 209 DavidK 24-Nov-18 00:11
Re: 23040 199 molder 24-Nov-18 01:30
Re: 23040 211 molder 24-Nov-18 03:14
Re: 23040 236 Manu 24-Nov-18 04:47
Re: 23040 208 DavidK 24-Nov-18 10:02
Re: 23040 224 molder 24-Nov-18 11:04
Re: 23040 225 Manu 24-Nov-18 15:01
Re: 23040 197 Sirfiroth 24-Nov-18 17:16
Re: 23040 201 Manu 24-Nov-18 19:45
Re: 23040 216 DavidK 24-Nov-18 21:08
Re: 23040 210 Manu 24-Nov-18 22:13
Re: 23040 210 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:36
Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 226 hendrik dirker 27-Nov-18 12:10
some thoughts 214 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:56
an anecdote 190 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 10:42
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 218 Sirfiroth 29-Nov-18 22:03
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 232 hendrik dirker 30-Nov-18 07:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 202 molder 24-Nov-18 23:37
Re: More than one value for pi used 214 Manu 25-Nov-18 18:56
Re: More than one value for pi used 206 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 176 Manu 26-Nov-18 14:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 174 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:08
Re: More than one value for pi used 190 Manu 27-Nov-18 11:15
Re: More than one value for pi used 173 molder 27-Nov-18 22:41
Re: More than one value for pi used 178 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 169 DavidK 27-Nov-18 23:35
Re: More than one value for pi used 177 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:50
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 210 M. J. Thomas 28-Nov-18 11:28
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 179 molder 01-Dec-18 12:55
Re: More than one value for pi used 175 molder 26-Nov-18 11:47
Re: More than one value for pi used 181 Manu 26-Nov-18 12:11
Earth depicted in the sky 251 hendrik dirker 24-Nov-18 17:28
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 191 molder 24-Nov-18 23:21
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 228 DavidK 25-Nov-18 08:35
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 185 DavidK 26-Nov-18 11:31
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 233 hendrik dirker 26-Nov-18 17:23
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 179 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:42
I dunno 189 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:22
Re: 23040 221 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:41
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 220 DavidK 23-Nov-18 09:53
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 172 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 14:06
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 188 DavidK 26-Nov-18 15:24
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 188 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 21:13
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 172 DavidK 27-Nov-18 09:16
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 220 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 01:10
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 185 DavidK 28-Nov-18 11:39
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 194 Manu 28-Nov-18 14:25
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 187 DavidK 28-Nov-18 16:14
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 182 Manu 28-Nov-18 17:20
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 179 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 178 Manu 30-Nov-18 02:12
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 180 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 17:04
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 183 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:02
Really loving Jim's 23040 and root 5 222 DavidK 23-Nov-18 16:29
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 391 DavidK 19-Mar-18 09:43
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 360 DavidK 08-May-18 10:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 282 DavidK 12-Nov-18 17:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 203 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:25
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 190 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 17:12
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 209 DavidK 30-Nov-18 15:28
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 205 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 16:52
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 193 molder 30-Nov-18 22:22
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 206 DavidK 30-Nov-18 22:45
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge 219 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 08:13
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 208 DavidK 01-Dec-18 10:49
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 182 molder 01-Dec-18 12:28
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 190 Sirfiroth 01-Dec-18 14:25
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 206 rodz111 01-Dec-18 18:36
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 190 DavidK 01-Dec-18 20:53
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 193 Sirfiroth 02-Dec-18 20:09
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 174 DavidK 02-Dec-18 22:55
Really that dense? 184 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 02:29
Re: Really that dense? 181 rodz111 03-Dec-18 03:40
Re: Really that dense? 182 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 14:37
Re: Really that dense? 184 rodz111 04-Dec-18 03:43
Re: Really that dense? 205 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 05:06
Re: Really that dense? 165 DavidK 04-Dec-18 10:13
Re: Really that dense? 174 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 15:01
Re: Really that dense? 167 DavidK 04-Dec-18 16:17
Re: Really that dense? 184 molder 04-Dec-18 10:27
Re: Really that dense? 179 DavidK 04-Dec-18 13:06
Re: Really that dense? 207 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 16:42
Re: Really that dense? 188 rodz111 04-Dec-18 21:38
Re: Really that dense? 174 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 23:38
Re: Really that dense? 185 DavidK 05-Dec-18 00:06
Re: Really that dense? 170 rodz111 05-Dec-18 16:32
Re: Really that dense? 168 rodz111 09-Dec-18 04:17
Re: Really that dense? 223 DavidK 03-Dec-18 09:19
Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 208 molder 05-Dec-18 21:40
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 205 DavidK 05-Dec-18 23:01
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 226 cloister 05-Dec-18 23:38
uhmm... every day? 181 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 06:42
Re: uhmmm... every day? 184 cloister 06-Dec-18 08:37
Re: uhmmm... every day? 199 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 09:06
Re: uhmmm... every day? 187 cloister 06-Dec-18 11:25
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 217 DavidK 06-Dec-18 10:04
Quite Simply! 204 Sirfiroth 06-Dec-18 13:55
Re: Quite Simply! 208 DUNE 07-Dec-18 11:24
Great Assumption! 202 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 14:44
Re: Great Assumption! 193 DUNE 07-Dec-18 16:49
Re: Great Assumption! 212 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 17:52
Re: Great Assumption! 179 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 02:28
Re: Great Assumption! 163 DUNE 08-Dec-18 09:05
Re: Great Assumption! 184 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 15:57
Re: Great Assumption! 186 DUNE 08-Dec-18 17:51
Re: Quite Simply! 199 DavidK 07-Dec-18 14:57
Re: Quite Simply! 190 DavidK 07-Dec-18 20:27
Re: Quite Simply! 181 DUNE 07-Dec-18 22:26
Re: Quite Simply! 205 DavidK 07-Dec-18 22:37
a load of numbers under scrtutiny 248 hendrik dirker 12-Dec-18 13:30
Papyrus of Pffft.... 219 cloister 12-Dec-18 16:01
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 186 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 12:16
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 176 cloister 14-Dec-18 14:52
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 183 Dr. Troglodyte 14-Dec-18 15:30
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 176 hendrik dirker 15-Dec-18 06:50
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 201 DavidK 15-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 201 cloister 15-Dec-18 21:27
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 191 rodz111 15-Dec-18 08:54
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 195 molder 18-Dec-18 22:18
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 214 DavidK 12-Dec-18 20:16
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 203 DUNE 12-Dec-18 21:51
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 209 cloister 12-Dec-18 22:59
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 187 gjb 13-Dec-18 01:53
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 215 DavidK 13-Dec-18 10:35
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 176 cloister 13-Dec-18 12:22
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 164 DavidK 13-Dec-18 12:39
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 168 cloister 13-Dec-18 13:04
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 197 gjb 13-Dec-18 12:54
440 & 280 215 hendrik dirker 13-Dec-18 06:51
Re: 440 & 280 181 hendrik dirker 21-Dec-18 11:51
Re:-Stop the World for a word... 210 rodz111 13-Dec-18 19:57
Re: Re:-Stop the World for a word... 214 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 06:04
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 193 molder 08-Dec-18 05:10
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 243 DavidK 08-Dec-18 09:15
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 225 DUNE 08-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 245 DavidK 09-Dec-18 09:53
Link to 277.777r at the GP 155 DavidK 25-Feb-19 19:37
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 161 DavidK 04-Mar-19 21:42
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP and 1111.1111r 103 DavidK 22-Mar-19 20:58
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 113 rodz111 23-Mar-19 02:27
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 132 DavidK 23-Mar-19 14:44
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 103 rodz111 24-Mar-19 09:28
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 133 Thanos5150 23-Mar-19 15:03
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 128 rodz111 24-Mar-19 01:56
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 124 Thanos5150 24-Mar-19 03:32
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 98 rodz111 24-Mar-19 06:14
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 118 DavidK 24-Mar-19 13:35
closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 93 DavidK 24-Mar-19 16:33
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 96 rodz111 24-Mar-19 20:00
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 107 DavidK 25-Mar-19 08:18
Stanton Drew 107 molder 27-Mar-19 22:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 96 DavidK 28-Mar-19 07:37
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 84 molder 29-Mar-19 10:33
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 93 DUNE 29-Mar-19 11:16
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 112 DavidK 29-Mar-19 13:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 130 molder 29-Mar-19 20:48


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