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    It gave good thread traffic, if nothing else.

    It gave good thread traffic, if nothing else.
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M86QyPxO7-Y If...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M86QyPxO7-Y

    If the OP can find anywhere in this video where the napper is concerned with accurate dimensions; I'll buy them a fizzy drink and a chocolate bar.
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    It probably went something like: This stone is...

    It probably went something like: This stone is rubbish for bashing things and it hurts my hand! I wonder what happens when I tie it to the end of a stick...



    You're getting general answers...
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    You have already answered your own question in a...

    You have already answered your own question in a previous post: we invented better tools and developed better techniques. Each time improving on the last until we get all the way to Joseph Whitworth...
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    It sounds like you're trying to solve a problem...

    It sounds like you're trying to solve a problem that has already been solved. I'm pretty sure that early man didn't care about tolerances when he was napping a piece of flint for a knife or spear...
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    I think the trouble you are going to get with...

    I think the trouble you are going to get with this, is that by the time humans were making cones and cubes and cylinders and whatnot; units and systems of measurements were already in place giving an...
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    If you want a good idea of how the ancients...

    If you want a good idea of how the ancients worked things out, you could do a lot worse than look at De Architectura Libri Decem. It's a book on Roman surveying and architectural practices circa. 20...
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    Because this question, almost word for word, has...

    Because this question, almost word for word, has been asked here before.



    Substitute "homework" for "project work" then. Same dog, different collar.
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