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Thanos5150 Wrote:

> Regardless of any other factors, like mentioned
> above, for one block to get from the quarry to G1
> in one minute, point A to point B, it would need
> to be travelling at a speed of at least 30 miles
> per hour. For perspective, the fastest running
> speed ever recorded for a human was 27.8 mph by
> Usain Bolt. If 2 blocks left the quarry every
> minute, say to accommodate 2 access ramps to the
> pyramid instead of just one, a speed of at least
> 15 miles per hour would be required. 4 blocks,
> 7.5mph, which is faster than the average human
> jogging speed of 4-6mph.

I guess they mustta needed more than two ramps or they were multilane. ;)

Ancient reports said stones flew a bow shot at a time. This just might mean there were many stones moving up 300' each time.

The quarry merely needed to produce a 2 1/2 ton stone per minute. These were then used sequentially on the pyramid as evidenced by the horizontal lines visible in the sides.

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Man fears the pyramid, time fears man.

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 17-Dec-18 14:23 by cladking.

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Re: Constructing Khufu Video 249 Merrell 15-Dec-18 10:14
Re: Constructing Khufu 252 hendrik dirker 15-Dec-18 12:51
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Re: Constructing Khufu 238 Thanos5150 15-Dec-18 15:35
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Re: Constructing Khufu 318 Thanos5150 16-Dec-18 06:45
Re: Constructing Khufu 226 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Dec-18 19:06
Re: general 244 hendrik dirker 16-Dec-18 07:06
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Re: general 156 Martin Stower 16-Dec-18 21:10
A drive thru the Memphite Necropolis 158 Warwick 16-Dec-18 21:20
Re: Constructing Khufu Video 215 cladking 15-Dec-18 21:38
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