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Quote 'Just curious as to how the Architects of the Great Pyramid were able to note real pi? '

Hi Jacob

Flinders Petrie when discussing 'summary of probable theories' states p.94 my copy 'The Kings's Chamber walls are determined by the same pi proportion which rules the exterior of the pyramid'

As you know I am a devotee of the Indus/Saxon foot 13.2 inches and so when I looked at the circuit of the side wall of the chamber concluded the height 19.2 imperial feet (230.4 inches by the way) and the length 34.375 imperial feet 412.5inches created a circuit of 107.15 imperial feet 1285.8 inches 97.409090909 Indus/Saxon feet.

Flinders Petrie in a footnote previous page 'The employment of square measure, which appears to furnish the best solution of the Pyramid design, is singularly parallel to the use of square measure mentioned in the "Sulvasutras"; from those writings t appears that Hindu geometry in its origin sprung from the religious ideas of the building of altars, differing in form but equal in area. (See Prof. Thibaut in the Second "International Congress of Orientalists."'

Petrie has endorsed the influence of Hindu geometry so back to the circuit of the wall of the Kings Chamber 97.409090909 Indus/Saxon feet and it's square roots 1st 9.869604395 2nd square root = 3.141592653 true pi to 9 decimal places.

It should also be noted 97.4 Indus is very nearly the same number as the diameter of the Sarsen circle at Stonehenge in Imperial feet. These people are all using the same numbers.

Best

Jim

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The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 3947 DavidK 11-Jan-18 10:02
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 630 molder 11-Jan-18 11:09
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 632 DavidK 11-Jan-18 12:03
Jim Wakefield's Egyptian Pi. 658 DavidK 01-Feb-18 23:58
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 471 DavidK 14-Nov-18 08:34
23040 375 DavidK 22-Nov-18 21:54
Re: 23040 408 molder 22-Nov-18 22:45
Re: 23040 370 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:38
Re: 23040 363 molder 23-Nov-18 02:43
Re: 23040 369 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 13:36
Re: 23040 424 Manu 23-Nov-18 18:46
Re: 23040 379 molder 23-Nov-18 22:44
Re: 23040 388 Manu 23-Nov-18 23:10
Re: 23040 391 DavidK 24-Nov-18 00:11
Re: 23040 377 molder 24-Nov-18 01:30
Re: 23040 385 molder 24-Nov-18 03:14
Re: 23040 445 Manu 24-Nov-18 04:47
Re: 23040 412 DavidK 24-Nov-18 10:02
Re: 23040 395 molder 24-Nov-18 11:04
Re: 23040 388 Manu 24-Nov-18 15:01
Re: 23040 411 Sirfiroth 24-Nov-18 17:16
Re: 23040 388 Manu 24-Nov-18 19:45
Re: 23040 389 DavidK 24-Nov-18 21:08
Re: 23040 393 Manu 24-Nov-18 22:13
Re: 23040 376 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:36
Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 431 hendrik dirker 27-Nov-18 12:10
some thoughts 456 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:56
an anecdote 389 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 10:42
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 436 Sirfiroth 29-Nov-18 22:03
Re: Earth combined in sphere & octahedron 504 hendrik dirker 30-Nov-18 07:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 362 molder 24-Nov-18 23:37
Re: More than one value for pi used 384 Manu 25-Nov-18 18:56
Re: More than one value for pi used 394 DavidK 25-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 330 Manu 26-Nov-18 14:33
Re: More than one value for pi used 353 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:08
Re: More than one value for pi used 342 Manu 27-Nov-18 11:15
Re: More than one value for pi used 344 molder 27-Nov-18 22:41
Re: More than one value for pi used 356 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:12
Re: More than one value for pi used 338 DavidK 27-Nov-18 23:35
Re: More than one value for pi used 320 Manu 27-Nov-18 23:50
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 443 M. J. Thomas 28-Nov-18 11:28
Re: Holes in Grand Gallery ramps 341 molder 01-Dec-18 12:55
Re: More than one value for pi used 326 molder 26-Nov-18 11:47
Re: More than one value for pi used 339 Manu 26-Nov-18 12:11
Re: 23040 139 DavidK 24-Dec-19 00:52
Re: 23040 157 Sirfiroth 26-Dec-19 14:30
Re: 23040 110 DavidK 27-Dec-19 19:05
Re: 23040 201 Sirfiroth 27-Dec-19 21:04
Earth depicted in the sky 448 hendrik dirker 24-Nov-18 17:28
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 338 molder 24-Nov-18 23:21
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 429 DavidK 25-Nov-18 08:35
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 352 DavidK 26-Nov-18 11:31
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 468 hendrik dirker 26-Nov-18 17:23
Re: Earth depicted in the sky 21600 flagged 334 DavidK 27-Nov-18 10:42
I dunno 374 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 16:22
Re: 23040 376 Sirfiroth 23-Nov-18 00:41
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 392 DavidK 23-Nov-18 09:53
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 323 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 14:06
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 362 DavidK 26-Nov-18 15:24
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 366 Sirfiroth 26-Nov-18 21:13
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 332 DavidK 27-Nov-18 09:16
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 471 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 01:10
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 346 DavidK 28-Nov-18 11:39
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 373 Manu 28-Nov-18 14:25
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 353 DavidK 28-Nov-18 16:14
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 351 Manu 28-Nov-18 17:20
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 336 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 371 Manu 30-Nov-18 02:12
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 344 Sirfiroth 28-Nov-18 17:04
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 350 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:02
Re: 23040 and writing real Pi 142 thinkitover 24-Dec-19 16:07
Really loving Jim's 23040 and root 5 397 DavidK 23-Nov-18 16:29
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 108 DavidK 27-Dec-19 19:17
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 577 DavidK 19-Mar-18 09:43
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 530 DavidK 08-May-18 10:31
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 467 DavidK 12-Nov-18 17:14
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 346 DavidK 28-Nov-18 20:25
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 370 hendrik dirker 29-Nov-18 17:12
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 483 DavidK 30-Nov-18 15:28
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 379 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 16:52
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 354 molder 30-Nov-18 22:22
Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 386 DavidK 30-Nov-18 22:45
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge 419 hendrik dirker 01-Dec-18 08:13
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 380 DavidK 01-Dec-18 10:49
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 330 molder 01-Dec-18 12:28
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 350 Sirfiroth 01-Dec-18 14:25
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 494 rodz111 01-Dec-18 18:36
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 363 DavidK 01-Dec-18 20:53
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 395 Sirfiroth 02-Dec-18 20:09
Re: eclipse & Stonehenge and Pi 332 DavidK 02-Dec-18 22:55
Really that dense? 329 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 02:29
Re: Really that dense? 337 rodz111 03-Dec-18 03:40
Re: Really that dense? 334 Sirfiroth 03-Dec-18 14:37
Re: Really that dense? 354 rodz111 04-Dec-18 03:43
Re: Really that dense? 393 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 05:06
Re: Really that dense? 346 DavidK 04-Dec-18 10:13
Re: Really that dense? 340 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 15:01
Re: Really that dense? 329 DavidK 04-Dec-18 16:17
Re: Really that dense? 346 molder 04-Dec-18 10:27
Re: Really that dense? 325 DavidK 04-Dec-18 13:06
Re: Really that dense? 394 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 16:42
Re: Really that dense? 354 rodz111 04-Dec-18 21:38
Re: Really that dense? 318 Sirfiroth 04-Dec-18 23:38
Re: Really that dense? 344 DavidK 05-Dec-18 00:06
Re: Really that dense? 320 rodz111 05-Dec-18 16:32
Re: Really that dense? 332 rodz111 09-Dec-18 04:17
Re: Really that dense? 410 DavidK 03-Dec-18 09:19
Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 390 molder 05-Dec-18 21:40
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 366 DavidK 05-Dec-18 23:01
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 417 cloister 05-Dec-18 23:38
uhmm... every day? 348 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 06:42
Re: uhmmm... every day? 350 cloister 06-Dec-18 08:37
Re: uhmmm... every day? 400 hendrik dirker 06-Dec-18 09:06
Re: uhmmm... every day? 356 cloister 06-Dec-18 11:25
Re: Re:Egyptian value for pi in GP 425 DavidK 06-Dec-18 10:04
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Re: a load of numbers under scrtutiny 385 DUNE 12-Dec-18 21:51
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Re: The Work of Hugh Franklin at the GP and Stonehenge 295 DavidK 28-Mar-19 07:37
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