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Lee McGiffen Wrote:
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> Krupp is only one of the critics of the OCT, and
> he's not a very good one. The real problem with
> the OCT is withs with the mapping of the stars
> onto the pyramid centres. Tonight I was looking up
> at Orion's belt and noticed that the central star
> is equidistant from the outer two stars, but the
> centre of Khafre's pyramid is not equidistant from
> the centre of the other two pyramids. This means
> that there is no exact correlation.
>
> In The Orion Mystery, Bauval and Gilbert use the
> centres of Khufu and Menkaure as anchor points for
> the correlation, but when you place Al Nitak and
> Mintaka on the "corresponding" pyramids, the
> central star, Al Nilam, falls nowhere near
> Khafre's centre. To get around this problem,
> Bauval blurs the images of the stars so that Al
> Nilam becomes very large and takes up most of
> Khafre's base. One could call this "fudging the
> evidence."

Fair, noted objection. However, please try to keep in mind what me and Chris Ash said about this.

Side note: Rob sticks to the apex scenario by arguing naked-eye tolerance. I maintain my disagreement, choosing to stick to the mortuary temple match-up.

Sadly, all the theories don't truly matter until someone digs up the original papyrus blueprints.

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