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> k_mand wrote:
>
> > Well, there is the internal ramp theory of that French
> > architect.
> > And if you have evidence of lifting that kind of weight
> nearly
> > 1300 years before the Parthenon, please share it.
>
>
> The internal ramp theory can't be excluded strictly by logic
> and evidence alone like ALL the other ramp theories but the
> internal rtamp theory has the greatest flaw of all of them;
> there is even less room to work for each man. This is the root
> of the problem with ramp theories and this one has it in
> spades. If you could show there was enough room on the ramps
> it would be viable as an hypothsis but then the problemn
> becomes that there's no evidence for it. An infrared scan
> could prove its existence but the authorities won't allow
> science on the plateau any longer.
>
> I didn't say I had the answer for how they were built just that
> ramps are debunked. I can say that all of the evidence
> suggests the stones were lifted one step at a time probably
> using the weight of water driven above the surface of the
> ground by high CO2 levels. The fact that this is where all the
> evidence points strongly suggests this is how it was done
> despite the relative lack of physical evidence.
>
> It should be noted that the same source that led me to be able
> to debunk ramps appears to be in total agreement that they used
> decarbonating water to lift the stones by means of its weight.
>

Folks, cladking is correct. The spiral doesn't work. Below is a model done in Sketchup. I measured the distance of the five ramps per side. When totaled it reached approx. 7,000 feet long. That is 1.3 miles long. Only 390 teams of men can fit on the Pyramid. 6 men + stone = 20 feet minimum. Do the math.

You are asking, 6 men to move 2.5 tons, 20 feet every 2 minutes up hill, traveling 1.3 miles.

If you would like my Sketchup file, please let me know.

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Mankind: The Story of All of Us 406 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 20:34
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 224 Dr. Troglodyte 28-Jan-15 21:23
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 132 cladking 28-Jan-15 22:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 156 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 22:29
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 143 cladking 28-Jan-15 22:42
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 142 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 22:57
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 172 k_mand 30-Jan-15 22:29
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 226 cladking 31-Jan-15 01:35
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 133 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 04:16
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 156 Steve Clayton 28-Jan-15 22:35
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 241 Dr. Troglodyte 28-Jan-15 23:21
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 173 cladking 29-Jan-15 02:28
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 182 Corpuscles 29-Jan-15 03:04
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 139 Eddie Larry 29-Jan-15 03:17
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 184 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 15:41
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 147 cladking 29-Jan-15 16:15
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 167 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 17:45
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 193 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 19:53
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 166 cladking 29-Jan-15 20:01
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 172 Steve Clayton 29-Jan-15 20:44
Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 176 cladking 29-Jan-15 22:10
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 179 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 14:36
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 226 cladking 30-Jan-15 15:21
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 140 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 16:52
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 242 cladking 30-Jan-15 18:51
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 150 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 19:00
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 187 cladking 30-Jan-15 19:21
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 176 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 19:25
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 185 cladking 30-Jan-15 19:11
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 165 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 21:10
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 161 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 23:06
Re: Just open your eyes and realize the way it's always been. 169 cladking 31-Jan-15 01:22
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 194 Sandru 30-Jan-15 16:32
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 136 Steve Clayton 30-Jan-15 17:15
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 201 Sandru 31-Jan-15 05:02
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 158 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 11:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 146 Sandru 01-Feb-15 16:23
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 155 Steve Clayton 01-Feb-15 22:07
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 133 Sandru 02-Feb-15 16:52
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 162 Steve Clayton 02-Feb-15 18:14
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 116 cladking 02-Feb-15 19:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 138 Steve Clayton 02-Feb-15 19:33
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 170 cladking 02-Feb-15 19:36
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 218 Steve Clayton 02-Feb-15 19:51
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 259 Sandru 07-Feb-15 00:16
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 144 Steve Clayton 07-Feb-15 01:23
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 126 k_mand 30-Jan-15 22:40
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 149 cladking 30-Jan-15 23:02
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 166 k_mand 31-Jan-15 13:06
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 178 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 13:53
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 106 cladking 31-Jan-15 14:33
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 189 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 15:07
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 226 cladking 31-Jan-15 15:19
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 210 Steve Clayton 31-Jan-15 15:37
Re: Mankind: The Story of All of Us 152 cladking 31-Jan-15 16:11

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