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"In both cases, the counterpoint of 'necessary' accuracy is completely removed by the idea of naked-eye observation of the Belt Stars, i.e. translating it from eye to paper, then expanding it to the size of the Giza plateau, which, mind you, is no flat pancake. :) In other words, if it isn't perfect to 1 foot, there is good reason why that might be.

Yes, this was another thing I was going to mention, what parameters one can reasonably expect when trying to make such an alignment with naked-eye observation. I had figured you had looked into that.

"However ... The accuracy alone is not the benchmark on which to build an argument of intent. Context matters to the nth degree..."

Firmly agree.

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O C T allegation. . . clarification? 2445 Poster Boy 11-Jan-19 00:21
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Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 312 cladking 11-Jan-19 14:57
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 391 gjb 11-Jan-19 16:45
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 405 Scott Creighton 11-Jan-19 17:12
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 389 Poster Boy 11-Jan-19 17:22
clarification of the OCT 219 hendrik dirker 26-Jun-19 11:17
Re: clarification of the OCT 137 rulebook54 29-Jun-19 11:46
what story? 115 hendrik dirker 02-Jul-19 14:00
Re: clarification of the OCT 107 Spiros 29-Jun-19 15:17
stars = mountains = pyramids 126 hendrik dirker 30-Jun-19 06:53
Re: stars = mountains = pyramids 126 hendrik dirker 02-Jul-19 10:13
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 350 Lee McGiffen 15-Jan-19 11:53
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Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 276 Poster Boy 18-Jan-19 21:04
Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 316 Scott Creighton 18-Jan-19 22:20
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Different dates 329 Morten 19-Jan-19 11:23
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Re: Different dates 315 Morten 19-Jan-19 13:43
Re: Different dates 318 Martin Stower 19-Jan-19 17:50
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Re: Different dates 273 Martin Stower 20-Jan-19 14:32
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Re: O C T allegation. . . clarification? 235 molder 24-Jan-19 22:40
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