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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 1383 kborissov 21-Apr-18 19:09
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 201 Jon Ellison 22-Apr-18 07:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 180 kborissov 22-Apr-18 11:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 196 Jon Ellison 22-Apr-18 14:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 124 Open mind 22-Apr-18 20:30
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 73 kborissov 23-Apr-18 23:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 78 Open mind 23-Apr-18 23:59
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 78 kborissov 23-Apr-18 23:14
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 78 Jon Ellison 24-Apr-18 09:07
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 137 Jon Ellison 24-Apr-18 09:49
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 59 kborissov 29-Apr-18 00:34
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 62 Jon Ellison 29-Apr-18 12:05
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 64 Jon Ellison 29-Apr-18 14:04
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 58 kborissov 29-Apr-18 18:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 65 Lee McGiffen 30-Apr-18 05:41
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 45 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 11:44
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 48 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 11:59
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 35 Origyptian 30-Apr-18 12:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 32 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 12:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 42 dougkeenan 30-Apr-18 12:26
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 48 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 12:33
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 39 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 13:29
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 41 dougkeenan 30-Apr-18 13:49
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 47 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 14:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 41 Open mind 30-Apr-18 16:01
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 51 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 17:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 33 Origyptian 30-Apr-18 19:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 34 Open mind 30-Apr-18 19:20
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 30 Open mind 30-Apr-18 19:43
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 40 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 20:28
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 30 Open mind 30-Apr-18 23:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 34 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 01:04
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 36 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 01:26
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 42 Open mind 01-May-18 02:10
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 51 Open mind 01-May-18 03:49
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 53 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 09:20
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 39 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 10:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 34 Open mind 01-May-18 14:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 38 Open mind 01-May-18 14:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 46 Open mind 01-May-18 15:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 42 Open mind 01-May-18 17:36
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 40 Jon Ellison 01-May-18 17:59
Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 51 Open mind 01-May-18 20:51
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 52 Jon Ellison 02-May-18 10:05
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 55 Open mind 02-May-18 13:04
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 47 Jon Ellison 02-May-18 19:52
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 48 Open mind 02-May-18 23:32
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 36 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 09:29
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 32 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 09:39
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 35 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 10:37
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 34 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 11:12
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 28 Open mind 03-May-18 12:08
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 33 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 13:07
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 35 Corpuscles 03-May-18 13:01
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 32 Open mind 03-May-18 14:27
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 39 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 09:16
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 22 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 10:59
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 33 Open mind 03-May-18 13:58
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 32 Jon Ellison 03-May-18 14:49
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 49 Open mind 03-May-18 16:54
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 20 Origyptian 04-May-18 19:29
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 26 Open mind 04-May-18 21:31
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 27 Origyptian 04-May-18 22:17
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 26 Open mind 04-May-18 22:32
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 25 Origyptian 04-May-18 22:46
Re: Final answer Regis - Girdle stones 59 Open mind 05-May-18 00:21
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 52 dougkeenan 30-Apr-18 16:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 55 Jon Ellison 30-Apr-18 16:52
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 54 Open mind 30-Apr-18 18:23
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 32 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 15:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 30 dougkeenan 04-May-18 16:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 16:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 35 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 16:31
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 57 Lee McGiffen 30-Apr-18 23:26
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 36 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 10:36
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 49 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 11:03
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 29 dougkeenan 04-May-18 11:31
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 31 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 12:10
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 47 dougkeenan 04-May-18 12:49
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 32 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 15:13
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 30 Origyptian 04-May-18 19:37
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 35 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 15:23
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 32 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 15:27
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 39 M. J. Thomas 04-May-18 15:44
Re: The Ascending Passage and Grand Gallery lengths 43 Jon Ellison 04-May-18 15:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 56 dougkeenan 01-May-18 14:21
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 41 kborissov 12-May-18 22:05
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 36 Open mind 14-May-18 03:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 kborissov 14-May-18 19:44
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 33 Open mind 14-May-18 20:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 22 kborissov 14-May-18 23:26
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 28 Open mind 15-May-18 00:10
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 15 kborissov 16-May-18 01:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 18 Open mind 16-May-18 12:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 Origyptian 16-May-18 14:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 11 kborissov 18-May-18 00:08
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 11 Open mind 18-May-18 00:32
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 23 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 07:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 25 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 08:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 26 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 08:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 31 Open mind 15-May-18 14:13
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 31 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 17:03
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 Origyptian 15-May-18 18:46
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 28 M. J. Thomas 15-May-18 20:20
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 24 Open mind 15-May-18 18:54
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 kborissov 16-May-18 00:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 23 Open mind 16-May-18 12:27
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 23 Origyptian 16-May-18 15:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 18 Open mind 16-May-18 16:37
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 17 Open mind 16-May-18 17:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 15 Open mind 16-May-18 17:56
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 17 Open mind 16-May-18 18:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 12 Origyptian 16-May-18 22:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 20 Open mind 16-May-18 18:13
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 11 Origyptian 16-May-18 22:45
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 25 Open mind 17-May-18 00:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 17 Origyptian 17-May-18 03:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 26 dougkeenan 17-May-18 11:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 Origyptian 17-May-18 14:00
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 16 Open mind 17-May-18 01:33
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 18 Open mind 17-May-18 01:39
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 16 Origyptian 17-May-18 03:47
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 7 Open mind 17-May-18 13:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 Origyptian 17-May-18 04:07
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 11 Open mind 17-May-18 13:23
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 9 kborissov 18-May-18 00:19
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 10 Open mind 18-May-18 00:28
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 15 kborissov 16-May-18 22:55
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 14 Origyptian 16-May-18 23:01
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 17 kborissov 18-May-18 00:09
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 Open mind 18-May-18 00:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 Origyptian 18-May-18 04:37
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 31 Jon Ellison 18-May-18 10:18
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 32 Jon Ellison 14-May-18 21:17
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 18 Open mind 14-May-18 22:54
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 23 Open mind 14-May-18 23:06
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 20 Open mind 14-May-18 23:54
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 28 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 07:15
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 25 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 10:21
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 36 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 11:02
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 28 Lee McGiffen 16-May-18 01:15
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 17 Origyptian 15-May-18 17:47
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 21 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 18:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 20 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 18:40
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 17 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 18:45
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 Open mind 15-May-18 19:30
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 14 Origyptian 15-May-18 19:25
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 15 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 19:29
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 21 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 19:47
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 15 Origyptian 15-May-18 19:58
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 20:12
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 18 Origyptian 16-May-18 15:22
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 Jon Ellison 15-May-18 07:14
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 28 Origyptian 15-May-18 17:41
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 29 kborissov 16-May-18 22:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 18 Jon Ellison 17-May-18 22:43
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 23 Jon Ellison 19-May-18 08:32
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Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 36 Origyptian 19-May-18 14:27
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 45 Jon Ellison 19-May-18 15:35
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 37 Lee McGiffen 20-May-18 05:48
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 Jon Ellison 20-May-18 08:42
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 42 M. J. Thomas 20-May-18 08:52
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 19 dougkeenan 20-May-18 16:42
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 24 M. J. Thomas 20-May-18 16:57
Re: The function of girdle stones in the Great pyramid 30 Jon Ellison 20-May-18 17:15
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