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automatonman

  • Half ounce

    • 2 years ago
    • 2,544 views
    Mechanical contrivance incorporating antique components.Available through Etsy, just search "automatonman' in Sellers.
  • Thankyou

    The Ruby Slippers

    • 3 years ago
    • 24,340 views
    Automata..The Ruby Slippers Automaton. Available through Etsy...search for "automatonman" in Sellers.
  • You"re most kind!

    Automaton: The Waiting Hand

    • 4 years ago
    • 167,500 views
    An extraordinary kinetic sculpture. Now available through Etsy (search "automatonman" in "Sellers") and on http://wildeshop.co.uk and Etsy (http://www.etsy.com/listing/56571790/hand-operated-aut...
  • The evidence for such internal ramps would be obvious not hidden.

    They would have used counterweighted lifting cranes in flights. The pyramids would have been bristling with timber cranes when being built. These are the 'machines" Herodotus records.

    Jean Pierre suggests their use at the open corners only to justify Herodotus's "machines". 20 men and some timber can handle and turn a 2.5 ton block.

    The Egyptians were clever practical people,but I'm affraid Jean Pierre certainly isn't.

    Great Pyramid Mystery Solved?

    How were the blocks raised to the top of the 489ft Great Pyramid? An architect develops a theory about a snaking internal ramp that's been hidden inside the pyramid for 4500 years.

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