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Hey Hendrik,
Long time eh! I haven't thought about the octohedron it since the last time I had a conversation with Stephen (aka magisterchessmutt) about the it some five years ago, I had saved it to hard drive but lost it when the hard drive crashed. But if I remember correctly it was decided the cuboctohedron an Archimedean solid could possibly be a better model dealing Earth-Moon-Sun cycles. Modified Cuboctohedron Pictured below.

Composed of 4 hexagons set at 60 degrees, creating a structure with 8 triangular faces, 6 square faces with 12 identical vertices, with 2 triangles and 2 squares meeting at each, and 24 identical edges equal to a radius of a spherical enclosure, each separating a triangle from a square. The identical edges equal to the radius of a spherical enclosure.
I will try and reconstruct what Stephen and I talked about, which shouldn't take more than a day or two.

Apologizing in advance but the Ancient Egyptian measurements don't translate into metric very well so I use British Imperial units. By using the cubit, palm, digit, inch, foot, yard and mile everything seems to flow together much easier.

You wrote: 1min. of arc = 1 nautical mile / 1.852 km 1 nautical mile = 1/60 degree

1° arc = 364953 3/5 feet, 1 nautical mile = 6082 14/25 feet, with 1/8 being equal to the South Side Base G1 760 8/25 feet.
19008/25 feet, 9123 21/25 inches (aka 9123.84 inches within 6/100 inch of Petrie's measure of 9123.9 inches for the South side socket base). also equating to 228096/25 inches which is exactly 440 G2 Sarcophagus cubits of 2592/125 inches aka 20.736 inches.

You wrote: 1° longitude = 60 nautical miles Earth's circumference 21 639 nautical miles / 40 075km

Earth mean circumference 24883 1/5 statute miles, 131383296 feet, 21600 nautical miles 1 minute of arc = 1 nautical mile.
131383296 / 86400 = 1520 16/25 feet = one second rotation = 15 arc seconds.
One minute Earth rotation = 91238 2/5 feet x 12

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Jacob

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The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 3084 DavidK 11-Jan-18 10:02
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 400 molder 11-Jan-18 11:09
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 411 DavidK 11-Jan-18 12:03
Jim Wakefield's Egyptian Pi. 404 DavidK 01-Feb-18 23:58
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 240 DavidK 14-Nov-18 08:34
23040 186 DavidK 22-Nov-18 21:54
Re: 23040 189 molder 22-Nov-18 22:45
Re: 23040 182 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:38
Re: 23040 182 molder 23-Nov-18 02:43
Re: 23040 181 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 13:36
Re: 23040 222 Manu 23-Nov-18 18:46
Re: 23040 199 molder 23-Nov-18 22:44
Re: 23040 194 Manu 23-Nov-18 23:10
Re: 23040 183 DavidK 24-Nov-18 00:11
Re: 23040 184 molder 24-Nov-18 01:30
Re: 23040 187 molder 24-Nov-18 03:14
Re: 23040 206 Manu 24-Nov-18 04:47
Re: 23040 188 DavidK 24-Nov-18 10:02
Re: 23040 206 molder 24-Nov-18 11:04
Re: 23040 206 Manu 24-Nov-18 15:01
Re: 23040 175 Sirfiroth 24-Nov-18 17:16
Re: 23040 179 Manu 24-Nov-18 19:45
Re: 23040 195 DavidK 24-Nov-18 21:08
Re: 23040 193 Manu 24-Nov-18 22:13
Re: 23040 190 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:36
Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 206 hendrik dirker 27-Nov-18 12:10
some thoughts 189 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:56
an anecdote 167 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 10:42
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 189 Sirfiroth 29-Nov-18 22:03
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 199 hendrik dirker 30-Nov-18 07:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 185 molder 24-Nov-18 23:37
Re: More than one value for pi used 193 Manu 25-Nov-18 18:56
Re: More than one value for pi used 184 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 154 Manu 26-Nov-18 14:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 153 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:08
Re: More than one value for pi used 172 Manu 27-Nov-18 11:15
Re: More than one value for pi used 153 molder 27-Nov-18 22:41
Re: More than one value for pi used 158 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 149 DavidK 27-Nov-18 23:35
Re: More than one value for pi used 152 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:50
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 184 M. J. Thomas 28-Nov-18 11:28
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 162 molder 01-Dec-18 12:55
Re: More than one value for pi used 159 molder 26-Nov-18 11:47
Re: More than one value for pi used 162 Manu 26-Nov-18 12:11
Earth depicted in the sky 226 hendrik dirker 24-Nov-18 17:28
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 169 molder 24-Nov-18 23:21
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 197 DavidK 25-Nov-18 08:35
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 160 DavidK 26-Nov-18 11:31
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 213 hendrik dirker 26-Nov-18 17:23
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 160 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:42
I dunno 169 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:22
Re: 23040 195 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:41
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 202 DavidK 23-Nov-18 09:53
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 157 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 14:06
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 168 DavidK 26-Nov-18 15:24
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 167 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 21:13
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 149 DavidK 27-Nov-18 09:16
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 186 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 01:10
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 167 DavidK 28-Nov-18 11:39
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 175 Manu 28-Nov-18 14:25
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 170 DavidK 28-Nov-18 16:14
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 163 Manu 28-Nov-18 17:20
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 157 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 156 Manu 30-Nov-18 02:12
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 164 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 17:04
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 156 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:02
Really loving Jim's 23040 and root 5 194 DavidK 23-Nov-18 16:29
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 365 DavidK 19-Mar-18 09:43
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 339 DavidK 08-May-18 10:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 261 DavidK 12-Nov-18 17:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 181 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:25
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 172 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 17:12
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 179 DavidK 30-Nov-18 15:28
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 183 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 16:52
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 169 molder 30-Nov-18 22:22
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 181 DavidK 30-Nov-18 22:45
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge 196 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 08:13
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 184 DavidK 01-Dec-18 10:49
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 161 molder 01-Dec-18 12:28
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 162 Sirfiroth 01-Dec-18 14:25
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 185 rodz111 01-Dec-18 18:36
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 164 DavidK 01-Dec-18 20:53
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 173 Sirfiroth 02-Dec-18 20:09
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 156 DavidK 02-Dec-18 22:55
Really that dense? 163 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 02:29
Re: Really that dense? 158 rodz111 03-Dec-18 03:40
Re: Really that dense? 165 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 14:37
Re: Really that dense? 156 rodz111 04-Dec-18 03:43
Re: Really that dense? 183 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 05:06
Re: Really that dense? 149 DavidK 04-Dec-18 10:13
Re: Really that dense? 151 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 15:01
Re: Really that dense? 143 DavidK 04-Dec-18 16:17
Re: Really that dense? 163 molder 04-Dec-18 10:27
Re: Really that dense? 163 DavidK 04-Dec-18 13:06
Re: Really that dense? 185 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 16:42
Re: Really that dense? 168 rodz111 04-Dec-18 21:38
Re: Really that dense? 154 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 23:38
Re: Really that dense? 166 DavidK 05-Dec-18 00:06
Re: Really that dense? 147 rodz111 05-Dec-18 16:32
Re: Really that dense? 143 rodz111 09-Dec-18 04:17
Re: Really that dense? 198 DavidK 03-Dec-18 09:19
Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 185 molder 05-Dec-18 21:40
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 180 DavidK 05-Dec-18 23:01
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 195 cloister 05-Dec-18 23:38
uhmm... every day? 162 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 06:42
Re: uhmmm... every day? 164 cloister 06-Dec-18 08:37
Re: uhmmm... every day? 170 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 09:06
Re: uhmmm... every day? 161 cloister 06-Dec-18 11:25
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 193 DavidK 06-Dec-18 10:04
Quite Simply! 182 Sirfiroth 06-Dec-18 13:55
Re: Quite Simply! 186 DUNE 07-Dec-18 11:24
Great Assumption! 185 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 14:44
Re: Great Assumption! 172 DUNE 07-Dec-18 16:49
Re: Great Assumption! 188 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 17:52
Re: Great Assumption! 162 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 02:28
Re: Great Assumption! 146 DUNE 08-Dec-18 09:05
Re: Great Assumption! 161 Thanos5150 08-Dec-18 15:57
Re: Great Assumption! 168 DUNE 08-Dec-18 17:51
Re: Quite Simply! 176 DavidK 07-Dec-18 14:57
Re: Quite Simply! 171 DavidK 07-Dec-18 20:27
Re: Quite Simply! 160 DUNE 07-Dec-18 22:26
Re: Quite Simply! 182 DavidK 07-Dec-18 22:37
a load of numbers under scrtutiny 217 hendrik dirker 12-Dec-18 13:30
Papyrus of Pffft.... 195 cloister 12-Dec-18 16:01
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 167 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 12:16
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 158 cloister 14-Dec-18 14:52
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 165 Dr. Troglodyte 14-Dec-18 15:30
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 160 hendrik dirker 15-Dec-18 06:50
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 176 DavidK 15-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Papyrus of Pffft.... 181 cloister 15-Dec-18 21:27
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 169 rodz111 15-Dec-18 08:54
Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 171 molder 18-Dec-18 22:18
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 190 DavidK 12-Dec-18 20:16
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 181 DUNE 12-Dec-18 21:51
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 181 cloister 12-Dec-18 22:59
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 168 gjb 13-Dec-18 01:53
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 193 DavidK 13-Dec-18 10:35
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 154 cloister 13-Dec-18 12:22
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 145 DavidK 13-Dec-18 12:39
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 152 cloister 13-Dec-18 13:04
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 175 gjb 13-Dec-18 12:54
440 & 280 188 hendrik dirker 13-Dec-18 06:51
Re: 440 & 280 164 hendrik dirker 21-Dec-18 11:51
Re:-Stop the World for a word... 184 rodz111 13-Dec-18 19:57
Re: Re:-Stop the World for a word... 192 hendrik dirker 14-Dec-18 06:04
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 177 molder 08-Dec-18 05:10
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 220 DavidK 08-Dec-18 09:15
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 199 DUNE 08-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 219 DavidK 09-Dec-18 09:53
Link to 277.777r at the GP 134 DavidK 25-Feb-19 19:37
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 141 DavidK 04-Mar-19 21:42
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP and 1111.1111r 80 DavidK 22-Mar-19 20:58
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 94 rodz111 23-Mar-19 02:27
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 106 DavidK 23-Mar-19 14:44
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 85 rodz111 24-Mar-19 09:28
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 106 Thanos5150 23-Mar-19 15:03
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 100 rodz111 24-Mar-19 01:56
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 102 Thanos5150 24-Mar-19 03:32
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 83 rodz111 24-Mar-19 06:14
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 96 DavidK 24-Mar-19 13:35
closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 78 DavidK 24-Mar-19 16:33
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 79 rodz111 24-Mar-19 20:00
Re: closed or open mind- how to get kicked off a closed mind websire 91 DavidK 25-Mar-19 08:18
Stanton Drew 80 molder 27-Mar-19 22:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 78 DavidK 28-Mar-19 07:37
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 68 molder 29-Mar-19 10:33
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 76 DUNE 29-Mar-19 11:16
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 95 DavidK 29-Mar-19 13:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 107 molder 29-Mar-19 20:48


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