Mysteries :  The Official GrahamHancock.com forums
For serious discussion of the controversies, approaches and enigmas surrounding the origins and development of the human species and of human civilization. (NB: for more ‘out there’ posts we point you in the direction of the ‘Paranormal & Supernatural’ Message Board). 
Welcome! Log InRegister
> Origyptian wrote:
> Ach, why do you need that?
> Don't you believe all that evidence provided by Stocks?


Jon Ellison wrote:

Hi Phil

Do you mean this??

[www.sci-lib.net]

And this??

[www.oocities.org]

I don't believe anything. I need hard evidence.
Those publications are hypothesis, although Stocks does use definite terms.
They are well illustrated with "ancient egyptian esq" drawings which gave me the impression that the drawings are illustrations of ancient art work.
I cannot find the original ancient AE artwork.

Secondly I fully accept that the AE may have been capable of core drilling soft limestone as demonstrated by Stocks. Although he refers to it as "solid rock".
And of course if we accept that they had the ability to fabricate a practical cylindrical copper tube. None have been found.

This is where I buy my drills. They are quite expensive as they by necessity are made from hardened tool steel and either tungsten carbide or diamond.

[www.screwfix.com]

I'm looking for examples of AE limestone core drilling.

If a method could be found to drill hard rock with no more than copper and sand it would revolutionize drilling technology.
A major British tool manufacturer were interested until I mentioned copper and sand and then the phone went dead.

Below is a modern 66mm thin walled drill for light duty. As seen on the above site.
Although it is nowhere near as advanced as the ancient thin walled drill, witnessed by the bore hole at Karnak and elsewhere.

<[www.screwfix.com];



Post Edited (08-Apr-15 08:47)

x

Options: ReplyQuote


Subject Views Written By Posted
Early Dynastic Technology. 490 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 09:19
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 279 Scott Creighton 02-Apr-15 09:38
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 520 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 09:49
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 238 charly 02-Apr-15 12:14
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 241 Origyptian 02-Apr-15 15:35
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 135 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 15:41
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 265 Skatha 04-Apr-15 15:36
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 222 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 15:44
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 268 Archae Solenhofen 04-Apr-15 16:30
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 239 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 16:48
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 281 Archae Solenhofen 04-Apr-15 17:11
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 238 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 17:18
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 183 Archae Solenhofen 04-Apr-15 17:40
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 238 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 18:03
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 200 Archae Solenhofen 04-Apr-15 18:37
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 226 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 19:12
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 273 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 15:58
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 234 OCaptain 04-Apr-15 19:30
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 186 Archae Solenhofen 04-Apr-15 21:14
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 252 cladking 02-Apr-15 15:39
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 235 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 15:45
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 256 cladking 02-Apr-15 16:12
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 230 Thanos5150 04-Apr-15 18:10
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 272 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 18:13
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 267 Thanos5150 04-Apr-15 19:11
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 278 cladking 04-Apr-15 19:11
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 247 Thanos5150 04-Apr-15 20:58
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 246 cladking 02-Apr-15 16:10
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 253 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 16:24
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 317 Origyptian 02-Apr-15 21:41
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 225 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 21:54
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 257 Origyptian 02-Apr-15 22:24
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 260 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 22:54
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 259 DScribr 04-Apr-15 19:49
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 276 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 19:58
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 221 DScribr 05-Apr-15 00:32
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 261 Jon Ellison 05-Apr-15 00:40
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 262 DScribr 05-Apr-15 16:55
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 264 Jon Ellison 05-Apr-15 17:18
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 250 DScribr 05-Apr-15 19:04
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 275 Jon Ellison 05-Apr-15 19:42
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 238 DScribr 06-Apr-15 06:07
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 294 MJT 05-Apr-15 20:04
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 261 Jon Ellison 05-Apr-15 21:05
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 290 DScribr 06-Apr-15 06:19
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 317 Jon Ellison 06-Apr-15 09:27
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 221 DScribr 06-Apr-15 06:02
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 263 Martin Stower 08-Apr-15 20:30
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 223 MJT 08-Apr-15 21:32
Re: Early Dynastic Technology can stand up to the speculators. 249 Martin Stower 08-Apr-15 23:40
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 211 Origyptian 05-Apr-15 06:06
Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids 277 DScribr 05-Apr-15 17:03
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids 254 Origyptian 06-Apr-15 04:57
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids....'growing evidence' 258 DScribr 06-Apr-15 06:32
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids....'growing evidence' 229 Origyptian 06-Apr-15 14:29
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids....'growing evidence' 305 Jon Ellison 06-Apr-15 14:38
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids....'growing evidence' 274 Origyptian 06-Apr-15 16:43
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids....'growing evidence' 275 Jon Ellison 06-Apr-15 16:51
Re: Early Dynastic Technology Built Pyramids....'growing evidence' 225 DScribr 06-Apr-15 14:55
Denial of the evidence... 242 Ratcho 06-Apr-15 15:31
Re: Denial of the evidence... 266 Jon Ellison 06-Apr-15 15:47
Sinister... 287 Ratcho 06-Apr-15 18:11
Re: Sinister... 247 Origyptian 06-Apr-15 18:20
Re: Sinister... 281 MJT 06-Apr-15 18:55
Re: Sinister... 236 Ratcho 06-Apr-15 19:49
Re: Sinister... 197 MJT 06-Apr-15 23:01
Re: Sinister... 284 Ratcho 07-Apr-15 00:13
Re: Sinister... 217 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 08:25
Re: Sinister... 244 MJT 07-Apr-15 11:26
Re: Sinister... 235 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 11:48
The lack of perfection... 270 Ratcho 08-Apr-15 07:28
Re: The lack of perfection... 255 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 10:26
Re: The lack of perfection... 270 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 12:13
Re: The lack of perfection... 244 MJT 08-Apr-15 14:19
Re: The lack of perfection... 178 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 14:24
Re: The lack of perfection... 211 Corpuscles 08-Apr-15 16:46
Re: The lack of perfection... 205 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 17:00
Not contributing to discussion 317 randompHactor 08-Apr-15 17:44
Re: Not contributing to discussion 185 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 17:45
Re: Not contributing to discussion 241 MJT 08-Apr-15 18:52
Re: Not contributing to discussion 252 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 19:13
Re: Not contributing to discussion 221 MJT 08-Apr-15 19:53
Re: Not contributing to discussion 240 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 20:07
Re: Not contributing to discussion 250 MJT 08-Apr-15 20:50
Re: Not contributing to discussion 240 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 20:52
Re: Not contributing to discussion 280 MJT 08-Apr-15 21:05
Re: Not contributing to discussion 256 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 21:12
Re: Not contributing to discussion 289 MJT 08-Apr-15 21:47
Re: Not contributing to discussion 226 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 23:25
Re: Not contributing to discussion 247 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-15 02:05
Re: The lack of perfection... 288 Corpuscles 08-Apr-15 17:46
Re: The lack of perfection... 241 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 18:09
Re: Sinister... 262 Frank D 07-Apr-15 10:43
Re: Sinister... 299 Ratcho 07-Apr-15 15:22
Re: Sinister... 204 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 16:31
Re: Sinister... 212 Origyptian 07-Apr-15 16:37
Re: Sinister... 327 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 17:14
Re: Sinister... 230 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 17:56
Re: Sinister... 254 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 18:21
Re: Sinister... 296 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 18:36
Re: Sinister... 299 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 19:01
Re: Sinister... 242 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 19:10
Re: Sinister... 257 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 19:42
Re: Sinister... 247 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 19:54
Re: Sinister... 274 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 20:22
Re: Sinister... 299 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 20:32
Re: Sinister... 234 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 20:46
Re: Sinister... 208 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 21:01
Re: Sinister... 297 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 21:31
Re: Sinister... 253 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 22:17
Re: Sinister... 178 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 22:57
Re: Sinister... 227 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 23:03
Re: Sinister... 210 Archae Solenhofen 08-Apr-15 00:43
Re: Sinister... 224 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 20:12
Re: Sinister... 215 Corpuscles 07-Apr-15 20:41
Re: Sinister... 226 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 18:26
Re: Sinister... 237 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 18:50
Re: Sinister... 250 Origyptian 07-Apr-15 23:23
Re: Sinister... 222 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 23:27
Re: Sinister... 201 Origyptian 07-Apr-15 23:38
Re: Sinister... 203 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 23:48
Re: Sinister... 159 MJT 08-Apr-15 11:43
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 247 MJT 04-Apr-15 20:43
Firemaking and associate technology 221 Skatha 02-Apr-15 16:22
Re: Firemaking and associate technology 282 Jon Ellison 02-Apr-15 16:27
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 211 OCaptain 04-Apr-15 18:52
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 190 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 19:08
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 227 Jon Ellison 04-Apr-15 19:36
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 245 Origyptian 05-Apr-15 05:57
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 201 drew 05-Apr-15 08:31
What to make of this...? 219 Ratcho 06-Apr-15 18:42
Re: again priceless!!! 258 charly 06-Apr-15 21:29
Debunking 226 Ratcho 07-Apr-15 15:15
Re: Debunking 217 charly 07-Apr-15 19:00
Re: priceless re-evaluation 251 DScribr 07-Apr-15 15:59
Re: priceless re-evaluation 263 charly 07-Apr-15 19:05
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 217 Jon Ellison 07-Apr-15 18:52
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 261 Archae Solenhofen 07-Apr-15 19:11
Re: Early Dynastic Technology.does anyone know of any limestone core drilling? 238 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 00:32
Re: Early Dynastic Technology.does anyone know of any limestone core drilling? 263 Origyptian 08-Apr-15 00:48
Re: Early Dynastic Technology.does anyone know of any limestone core drilling? 296 Jon Ellison 08-Apr-15 07:30
Re: Early Dynastic Technology. 207 Jon Ellison 09-Apr-15 12:44


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.