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Open mind Wrote:
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> the way I was imagining it having any value would
> be if when it broke, perhaps it triggered the
> other block down to seal the SC and restrict
> water flow, and perhaps that would become obvious
> from water flow at the entrance from outside.

Do you have any thoughts about what kind of failure would trigger the annunciator?


> ...I simplify the system not for lack of
> better ideas, but because a hands free system that
> was built to last 1000 years requires simple stone
> components where ever possible, IMO.

I agree that the evidence supports the notion that it was built to last a long time with little to no maintenance and as such it would have been made completely of durable materials. In fact, I tend to doubt that much if not all of the wood that has been found in the pyramids is not original but was installed later either by pillagers or as an adaption by one or more later cultures.

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The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 2128 kborissov 21-Apr-18 19:09
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 327 Jon Ellison 22-Apr-18 07:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 314 kborissov 22-Apr-18 11:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 338 Jon Ellison 22-Apr-18 14:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 232 Open mind 22-Apr-18 20:30
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 191 kborissov 23-Apr-18 23:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 181 Open mind 23-Apr-18 23:59
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 201 kborissov 23-Apr-18 23:14
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 185 Jon Ellison 24-Apr-18 09:07
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 262 Jon Ellison 24-Apr-18 09:49
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 136 kborissov 29-Apr-18 00:34
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 131 Jon Ellison 29-Apr-18 12:05
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 171 Jon Ellison 29-Apr-18 14:04
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 147 kborissov 29-Apr-18 18:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 169 Lee McGiffen 30-Apr-18 05:41
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 151 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 11:44
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 135 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 11:59
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 121 Origyptian 30-Apr-18 12:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 101 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 12:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 115 dougkeenan 30-Apr-18 12:26
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 142 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 12:33
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 143 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 13:29
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 136 dougkeenan 30-Apr-18 13:49
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 149 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 14:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 140 Open mind 30-Apr-18 16:01
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 150 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 17:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 116 Origyptian 30-Apr-18 19:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 136 Open mind 30-Apr-18 19:20
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 127 Open mind 30-Apr-18 19:43
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 126 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 20:28
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 124 Open mind 30-Apr-18 23:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 123 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 01:04
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 138 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 01:26
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 142 Open mind 01-May-18 02:10
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 155 Open mind 01-May-18 03:49
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 161 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 09:20
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 146 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 10:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 137 Open mind 01-May-18 14:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 150 Open mind 01-May-18 14:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 127 Open mind 01-May-18 15:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 132 Open mind 01-May-18 17:36
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 132 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 17:59
Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 175 Open mind 01-May-18 20:51
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 158 Jon Ellison 02-May-18 10:05
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 159 Open mind 02-May-18 13:04
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 138 Jon Ellison 02-May-18 19:52
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 139 Open mind 02-May-18 23:32
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 108 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 09:29
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 97 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 09:39
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 111 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 10:37
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 111 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 11:12
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 94 Open mind 03-May-18 12:08
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 105 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 13:07
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 147 Corpuscles 03-May-18 13:01
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 113 Open mind 03-May-18 14:27
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 131 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 09:16
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 112 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 10:59
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 149 Open mind 03-May-18 13:58
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 124 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 14:49
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 130 Open mind 03-May-18 16:54
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 88 Origyptian 04-May-18 19:29
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 117 Open mind 04-May-18 21:31
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 102 Origyptian 04-May-18 22:17
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 111 Open mind 04-May-18 22:32
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 115 Origyptian 04-May-18 22:46
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 165 Open mind 05-May-18 00:21
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 150 dougkeenan 30-Apr-18 16:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 153 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 16:52
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 153 Open mind 30-Apr-18 18:23
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 133 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 15:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 138 dougkeenan 04-May-18 16:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 135 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 16:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 121 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 16:31
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 154 Lee McGiffen 30-Apr-18 23:26
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 125 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 10:36
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 146 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 11:03
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 110 dougkeenan 04-May-18 11:31
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 113 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 12:10
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 123 dougkeenan 04-May-18 12:49
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 124 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 15:13
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 126 Origyptian 04-May-18 19:37
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 130 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 15:23
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 120 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 15:27
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 137 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 15:44
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 136 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 15:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 184 dougkeenan 01-May-18 14:21
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 170 kborissov 12-May-18 22:05
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 133 Open mind 14-May-18 03:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 124 kborissov 14-May-18 19:44
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 116 Open mind 14-May-18 20:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 96 kborissov 14-May-18 23:26
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 116 Open mind 15-May-18 00:10
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 79 kborissov 16-May-18 01:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 111 Open mind 16-May-18 12:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 120 Origyptian 16-May-18 14:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 92 kborissov 18-May-18 00:08
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 100 Open mind 18-May-18 00:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 107 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 07:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 94 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 08:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 95 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 08:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 114 Open mind 15-May-18 14:13
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 133 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 17:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 119 Origyptian 15-May-18 18:46
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 97 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 20:20
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 113 Open mind 15-May-18 18:54
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 107 kborissov 16-May-18 00:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 118 Open mind 16-May-18 12:27
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 118 Origyptian 16-May-18 15:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 91 Open mind 16-May-18 16:37
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 78 Open mind 16-May-18 17:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 76 Open mind 16-May-18 17:56
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 93 Open mind 16-May-18 18:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 88 Origyptian 16-May-18 22:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 102 Open mind 16-May-18 18:13
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 91 Origyptian 16-May-18 22:45
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 115 Open mind 17-May-18 00:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 98 Origyptian 17-May-18 03:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 120 dougkeenan 17-May-18 11:19
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 100 dougkeenan 17-May-18 14:11
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 102 Open mind 17-May-18 13:40
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 95 Open mind 17-May-18 13:23
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 108 kborissov 18-May-18 00:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 89 Open mind 18-May-18 00:28
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 108 kborissov 16-May-18 22:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 114 Origyptian 16-May-18 23:01
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 126 kborissov 18-May-18 00:09
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 115 Open mind 18-May-18 00:35
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 137 Jon Ellison 18-May-18 10:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 119 Jon Ellison 14-May-18 21:17
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 116 Open mind 14-May-18 23:06
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 103 Open mind 14-May-18 23:54
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 115 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 07:15
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 63 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 10:21
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 126 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 11:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 131 Lee McGiffen 16-May-18 01:15
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 89 Origyptian 15-May-18 17:47
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 102 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 18:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 110 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 18:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 99 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 18:45
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 102 Open mind 15-May-18 19:30
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 95 Origyptian 15-May-18 19:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 91 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 19:29
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 104 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 19:47
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 85 Origyptian 15-May-18 19:58
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 100 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 20:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 105 Origyptian 16-May-18 15:22
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 99 Origyptian 15-May-18 19:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 133 kborissov 14-May-18 23:27
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 123 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 07:14
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 108 Origyptian 15-May-18 17:41
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 108 kborissov 16-May-18 22:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 77 Jon Ellison 17-May-18 22:43
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 122 kborissov 18-May-18 00:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 102 Jon Ellison 19-May-18 08:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 115 Jon Ellison 19-May-18 08:43
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 96 Jon Ellison 19-May-18 12:10
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 134 Origyptian 19-May-18 14:27
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 142 Jon Ellison 19-May-18 15:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 114 Lee McGiffen 20-May-18 05:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 92 Jon Ellison 20-May-18 08:42
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 131 M. J. Thomas 20-May-18 08:52
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 103 dougkeenan 20-May-18 16:42
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 105 M. J. Thomas 20-May-18 16:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 112 Jon Ellison 20-May-18 17:15
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 120 M. J. Thomas 20-May-18 19:16
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 108 Lee McGiffen 21-May-18 01:29
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 84 Open mind 19-Jun-18 03:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 145 Jon Ellison 19-Jun-18 09:43
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 131 Sirfiroth 21-May-18 13:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 126 M. J. Thomas 21-May-18 17:09
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 78 M. J. Thomas 21-May-18 20:34
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 101 Sirfiroth 21-May-18 20:54
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 112 M. J. Thomas 21-May-18 23:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 117 Sirfiroth 22-May-18 02:16
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 119 M. J. Thomas 22-May-18 07:36
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 87 drew 22-May-18 23:11
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 125 Origyptian 22-May-18 12:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 113 Sirfiroth 23-May-18 13:36
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 99 DUNE 23-May-18 14:06
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 92 M. J. Thomas 23-May-18 16:56
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 85 Origyptian 23-May-18 22:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 89 DUNE 24-May-18 08:33
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 91 DUNE 24-May-18 09:28
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 68 M. J. Thomas 25-May-18 15:38
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 104 Lee McGiffen 25-May-18 10:13
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 86 Origyptian 25-May-18 14:39
Re: Sekeds 92 M. J. Thomas 25-May-18 15:27
Re: Sekeds 97 Origyptian 25-May-18 15:56
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 94 Sirfiroth 25-May-18 15:41
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 98 Lee McGiffen 23-May-18 00:16
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 112 M. J. Thomas 23-May-18 07:56
How to calculate a seked 97 Sirfiroth 23-May-18 13:03
Re: How to calculate a seked 90 M. J. Thomas 23-May-18 16:38
Re: How to calculate a seked 81 Sirfiroth 23-May-18 19:39
Re: How to calculate a seked 84 M. J. Thomas 23-May-18 21:01
Re: How to calculate a seked 90 Sirfiroth 23-May-18 23:13
Re: How to calculate a seked 103 M. J. Thomas 24-May-18 07:37
Re: How to calculate a seked 78 Origyptian 25-May-18 13:34
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 115 Lee McGiffen 24-May-18 01:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 99 M. J. Thomas 24-May-18 07:51
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 95 Lee McGiffen 24-May-18 08:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 84 M. J. Thomas 24-May-18 09:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 108 Lee McGiffen 25-May-18 09:53
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 99 Origyptian 25-May-18 14:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 126 M. J. Thomas 25-May-18 16:06
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 128 Sirfiroth 25-May-18 18:45
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 99 Lee McGiffen 26-May-18 04:10
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 133 M. J. Thomas 26-May-18 06:42
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 125 Lee McGiffen 31-May-18 05:06
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 119 Sirfiroth 23-May-18 16:46
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 106 DUNE 23-May-18 17:27
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 98 Sirfiroth 23-May-18 19:00
The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 100 drew 23-May-18 23:58
Now thats out of the way, what the girdle stones were used for 108 drew 24-May-18 03:32
Re: Now thats out of the way, what the girdle stones were used for 142 Thanos5150 24-May-18 04:29
Re: umm...the plug blocks...? 94 drew 25-May-18 03:57


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