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Jim has this as 3.160493827.

In this post i want to link Jim's finding to Hugh's calculation of the base perimeter of the GP.

3.160493827 / 1.333r = 2.37037037 / 1.333r = 2.777r / 1.333r = 1.333r.

The final figure is 4/3.

Over to Hugh.

He takes the square root of this number and mutiplies it by real pi to get to the actual perimeter as follows.

root 4/3 = 1.154700538 x 3.141592654 = 3.6276 ( rounded to 4 sig figures in excel )

Multiply this by 100 x 100 to get 36276 inches this is 755.75 imperial feet per the Encycopedia Brittanica.

[www.britannica.com]

This gives a side of the GP as 9069 inches and a cubit of 9060 / 440 = 20.61136364 inches.

So if the cubit is 20.61818181818r the side is 9072 so 12 inches different to Petrie's perimeter. This seems to be a huge error when Petrie's meticulous approach is considered.

and if the cubit is 20.625 the side is going to be 9075 inches so 24 inches different as a perimeter.

It is possible to interpret Hugh's finding very simply.

One solar day is represented by 25 imperial inches.

9069 / 25 = 362.76

But if the perimeter is used one solar day is represented by 100 imperial inches. This is 8.333r feet.

If the cubit is of variable length the actual meaning of the perimeter can be worked out in solar days and obviously for me it will be a side of 366.666r units giving a perimeter of 1466.666r units.

the conversion factor to produce this is 326484 / 33000

326484/12 = 27207 this is Hugh's calculation of Thom's megalithic yard.



Edited 3 time(s). Last edit at 02-Feb-18 00:27 by DavidK.

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The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 3886 DavidK 11-Jan-18 10:02
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 617 molder 11-Jan-18 11:09
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 619 DavidK 11-Jan-18 12:03
Jim Wakefield's Egyptian Pi. 646 DavidK 01-Feb-18 23:58
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 458 DavidK 14-Nov-18 08:34
23040 363 DavidK 22-Nov-18 21:54
Re: 23040 398 molder 22-Nov-18 22:45
Re: 23040 360 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:38
Re: 23040 355 molder 23-Nov-18 02:43
Re: 23040 362 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 13:36
Re: 23040 412 Manu 23-Nov-18 18:46
Re: 23040 371 molder 23-Nov-18 22:44
Re: 23040 376 Manu 23-Nov-18 23:10
Re: 23040 381 DavidK 24-Nov-18 00:11
Re: 23040 365 molder 24-Nov-18 01:30
Re: 23040 373 molder 24-Nov-18 03:14
Re: 23040 431 Manu 24-Nov-18 04:47
Re: 23040 399 DavidK 24-Nov-18 10:02
Re: 23040 386 molder 24-Nov-18 11:04
Re: 23040 374 Manu 24-Nov-18 15:01
Re: 23040 389 Sirfiroth 24-Nov-18 17:16
Re: 23040 378 Manu 24-Nov-18 19:45
Re: 23040 378 DavidK 24-Nov-18 21:08
Re: 23040 378 Manu 24-Nov-18 22:13
Re: 23040 365 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:36
Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 418 hendrik dirker 27-Nov-18 12:10
some thoughts 430 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:56
an anecdote 379 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 10:42
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 426 Sirfiroth 29-Nov-18 22:03
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 470 hendrik dirker 30-Nov-18 07:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 352 molder 24-Nov-18 23:37
Re: More than one value for pi used 373 Manu 25-Nov-18 18:56
Re: More than one value for pi used 384 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 317 Manu 26-Nov-18 14:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 348 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:08
Re: More than one value for pi used 329 Manu 27-Nov-18 11:15
Re: More than one value for pi used 335 molder 27-Nov-18 22:41
Re: More than one value for pi used 345 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 328 DavidK 27-Nov-18 23:35
Re: More than one value for pi used 314 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:50
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 426 M. J. Thomas 28-Nov-18 11:28
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 330 molder 01-Dec-18 12:55
Re: More than one value for pi used 317 molder 26-Nov-18 11:47
Re: More than one value for pi used 333 Manu 26-Nov-18 12:11
Re: 23040 129 DavidK 24-Dec-19 00:52
Re: 23040 147 Sirfiroth 26-Dec-19 14:30
Re: 23040 99 DavidK 27-Dec-19 19:05
Re: 23040 191 Sirfiroth 27-Dec-19 21:04
Earth depicted in the sky 438 hendrik dirker 24-Nov-18 17:28
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 329 molder 24-Nov-18 23:21
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 406 DavidK 25-Nov-18 08:35
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 343 DavidK 26-Nov-18 11:31
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 458 hendrik dirker 26-Nov-18 17:23
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 326 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:42
I dunno 363 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:22
Re: 23040 369 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:41
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 381 DavidK 23-Nov-18 09:53
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 315 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 14:06
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 353 DavidK 26-Nov-18 15:24
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 357 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 21:13
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 323 DavidK 27-Nov-18 09:16
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 456 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 01:10
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 334 DavidK 28-Nov-18 11:39
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 361 Manu 28-Nov-18 14:25
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 339 DavidK 28-Nov-18 16:14
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 340 Manu 28-Nov-18 17:20
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 325 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 362 Manu 30-Nov-18 02:12
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 336 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 17:04
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 339 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:02
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 134 thinkitover 24-Dec-19 16:07
Really loving Jim's 23040 and root 5 386 DavidK 23-Nov-18 16:29
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 100 DavidK 27-Dec-19 19:17
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 566 DavidK 19-Mar-18 09:43
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 522 DavidK 08-May-18 10:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 455 DavidK 12-Nov-18 17:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 337 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:25
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 359 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 17:12
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 454 DavidK 30-Nov-18 15:28
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 369 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 16:52
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 343 molder 30-Nov-18 22:22
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 373 DavidK 30-Nov-18 22:45
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge 410 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 08:13
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 373 DavidK 01-Dec-18 10:49
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 321 molder 01-Dec-18 12:28
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 342 Sirfiroth 01-Dec-18 14:25
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 476 rodz111 01-Dec-18 18:36
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 352 DavidK 01-Dec-18 20:53
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 388 Sirfiroth 02-Dec-18 20:09
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 322 DavidK 02-Dec-18 22:55
Really that dense? 319 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 02:29
Re: Really that dense? 324 rodz111 03-Dec-18 03:40
Re: Really that dense? 326 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 14:37
Re: Really that dense? 344 rodz111 04-Dec-18 03:43
Re: Really that dense? 383 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 05:06
Re: Really that dense? 325 DavidK 04-Dec-18 10:13
Re: Really that dense? 332 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 15:01
Re: Really that dense? 317 DavidK 04-Dec-18 16:17
Re: Really that dense? 335 molder 04-Dec-18 10:27
Re: Really that dense? 317 DavidK 04-Dec-18 13:06
Re: Really that dense? 383 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 16:42
Re: Really that dense? 340 rodz111 04-Dec-18 21:38
Re: Really that dense? 309 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 23:38
Re: Really that dense? 335 DavidK 05-Dec-18 00:06
Re: Really that dense? 311 rodz111 05-Dec-18 16:32
Re: Really that dense? 320 rodz111 09-Dec-18 04:17
Re: Really that dense? 399 DavidK 03-Dec-18 09:19
Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 380 molder 05-Dec-18 21:40
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 359 DavidK 05-Dec-18 23:01
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 404 cloister 05-Dec-18 23:38
uhmm... every day? 341 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 06:42
Re: uhmmm... every day? 340 cloister 06-Dec-18 08:37
Re: uhmmm... every day? 391 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 09:06
Re: uhmmm... every day? 345 cloister 06-Dec-18 11:25
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 414 DavidK 06-Dec-18 10:04
Quite Simply! 365 Sirfiroth 06-Dec-18 13:55
Re: Quite Simply! 381 DUNE 07-Dec-18 11:24
Great Assumption! 386 Sirfiroth 07-Dec-18 14:44
Re: Great Assumption! 379 DUNE 07-Dec-18 16:49
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Re: Great Assumption! 324 DUNE 08-Dec-18 17:51
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Re: Quite Simply! 349 DavidK 07-Dec-18 20:27
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Re: Quite Simply! 360 DavidK 07-Dec-18 22:37
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Re: Papyrus of Pffft or the pre-Columbian cultures 340 molder 18-Dec-18 22:18
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 371 DavidK 12-Dec-18 20:16
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 376 DUNE 12-Dec-18 21:51
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 354 cloister 12-Dec-18 22:59
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Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 309 DavidK 13-Dec-18 12:39
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 314 cloister 13-Dec-18 13:04
Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 353 gjb 13-Dec-18 12:54
440 & 280 390 hendrik dirker 13-Dec-18 06:51
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Re:-Stop the World for a word... 359 rodz111 13-Dec-18 19:57
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Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 345 molder 08-Dec-18 05:10
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 416 DavidK 08-Dec-18 09:15
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 405 DUNE 08-Dec-18 15:31
Re: Re:Babylonian value for pi in GP 416 DavidK 09-Dec-18 09:53
Link to 277.777r at the GP 375 DavidK 25-Feb-19 19:37
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 329 DavidK 04-Mar-19 21:42
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP and 1111.1111r 295 DavidK 22-Mar-19 20:58
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 317 rodz111 23-Mar-19 02:27
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 285 DavidK 23-Mar-19 14:44
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 255 rodz111 24-Mar-19 09:28
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 291 Thanos5150 23-Mar-19 15:03
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 279 rodz111 24-Mar-19 01:56
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 292 Thanos5150 24-Mar-19 03:32
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 230 rodz111 24-Mar-19 06:14
Re: Link to 277.777r at the GP 249 DavidK 24-Mar-19 13:35
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Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 284 DavidK 28-Mar-19 07:37
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 257 molder 29-Mar-19 10:33
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 244 DUNE 29-Mar-19 11:16
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 266 DavidK 29-Mar-19 13:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 290 molder 29-Mar-19 20:48


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