Reconstruction of theHillside Farm 20-07-2008 formation | |||||

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Draw a circle. Draw and extend the horizontal and vertical centerlines. | |||||

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Copy circle 1 to its righthand intersection with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Copy circle 1 to its lefthand intersection with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle, defined by the end-points of a centerline (diameter), between the centers of circles 1 and 2. | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle, between the centers of circles 1 and 3. | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle, between the center of circle 2 and its righthand intersection with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle, between the center of circle 3 and its lefthand intersection with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Create the inscribed hexagram of circle 4, by constructing two inscribed equilateral triangles, one pointing to the left, the other to the right. | |||||

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Construct a circle, passing through the center of circle 1 and through the upper and lower mutual intersections of triangles 8. | |||||

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Construct a circle, passing through the center of circle 2 and through the upper and lower mutual intersections of triangles 8. Circles 9 and 10 make up a "Vesica Pisces". | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle, between the centers of circles 9 and 10. | |||||

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Copy circle 11 three times, to the centers of circles 5, 6 and 7. | |||||

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Construct the inscribed hexagon (regular 6-sided polygon) of circle 9, pointing to the left. | |||||

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Construct the inscribed circle of hexagon 13. | |||||

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Construct a circle concentric to circle 4, tangent to circle 14 at the lefthand side. | |||||

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Copy circle 15 to the center of circle 6. | |||||

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Copy circle 15 to the center of circle 5. | |||||

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Copy circle 15 to the center of circle 7. | |||||

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Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 16 at the lefthand side. | |||||

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Construct a circle concentric to circle 1, tangent to circle 15 at the righthand side. | |||||

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Copy circle 20 to the center of circle 2. | |||||

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Copy circle 20 to the center of circle 3. | |||||

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Copy circle 20 to the righthand intersection of circle 2 and the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Copy circle 20 to the lefthand intersection of circle 3 and the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle between the centers of circles 1 and 4. | |||||

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Construct a "two-points" circle between the centers of circles 4 and 2. | |||||

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Repeat steps 25 and 26 two more times, constructing four "two-points" circles between the centers of circles 1, 25, 4, 26 and 2, respectively, as shown. | |||||

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Copy circle 1 seven times, to the centers and mutual intersections of circles 27, as shown. | |||||

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Copy circle 1 seven times once more, to the lefthand intersections of circles 28 and the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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(For clarity, the results of some previous steps are removed temporarily). Draw the connecting line between the righthand intersections of lefthand circle 12 and circle 18 with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Taking the center of circle 18 as a reference, copy line 30 46 times, and divide 47 lines in total evenly around the center of circle 18, as shown. | |||||

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Draw the connecting line between the righthand intersections of second-left circle 12 and circle 17 with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Taking the center of circle 17 as a reference, copy line 32 49 times, and divide 50 lines in total evenly around the center of circle 17, as shown. | |||||

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Draw the connecting line between the righthand intersections of circle 11 and circle 15 with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Taking the center of circle 15 as a reference, copy line 34 47 times, and divide 48 lines in total evenly around the center of circle 15, as shown. | |||||

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Draw the connecting line between the lefthand intersections of righthand circle 12 and circle 16 with the horizontal centerline. | |||||

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Taking the center of circle 16 as a reference, copy line 36 46 times, and divide 47 lines in total evenly around the center of circle 16, as shown. | |||||

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Circles 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 28 and 29, and lines 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36 and 37, are all used for the final reconstruction. | |||||

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Remove all redundant parts, not visible in the formation itself. High resolution dwf-file | |||||

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Colouring all areas corresponding to standing... High resolution dwf-file | |||||

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...or to flattened plants, will complete the reconstruction of the Hillside Farm formation of 20-07-2008. High resolution dwf-file | |||||

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courtesy the Crop Circle Connector photo by: Nick Nicholson | ||||

The final result, matched with the aerial image. | |||||

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Copyright © 2008, Zef Damen, The Netherlands Personal use only, commercial use prohibited. | |||||