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Old 01-28-2010, 08:23 PM   #29 (permalink)
ChazInMT
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Aerohed, the red and green templates are both based exactly on the clock face template you described. I made a circle, found its exact center, then projected a line from the center at 25. I then traced that shape. This yields the templates I made.

I just analyzed these further and found some stuff out.




If I make a teardrop out of your "4 Seconds" diagram, I get a 2.75:1 shape using a semi circle as the front. The circular section on top travels through 25. (Red)

If I make a teardrop that is 2.5:1 using a semi circle front, it yields a top circular section that travels 28 or 4.5 seconds after midnight. (Blue)

More questions & graphics later, I would like to nail this down pat as I'm sure many who are looking in on this would.
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