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Old August 19th, 2010, 05:59 AM   #5181
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Anyone have the stats on the clock?
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Old August 19th, 2010, 10:56 AM   #5182
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12hrs for of the shorter hand to make a full circle, the longer one will be faster and make it in 60 minutes.
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Old August 19th, 2010, 11:09 AM   #5183
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No way!!! This will set a new precedent for clocks/watches everywhere!
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Old August 19th, 2010, 11:27 AM   #5184
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One notable feature of the clock is that when the sun is at its highest, both handles will symbolically point straight at the sky.
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Old August 19th, 2010, 11:27 AM   #5185
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Old August 19th, 2010, 12:52 PM   #5186
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what is THAT??
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Old August 19th, 2010, 01:11 PM   #5187
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what is THAT??
Read the title. Its a diagram from the Scale Models section. You see somebody with the username of Dapperheid Tower is making a paper model of the Abraj Al Bait Towers.
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Old August 19th, 2010, 02:22 PM   #5188
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Nice work ! must'v taken quite some time !!


but u missed a few things. like the tents.. and colors
the current model needs an update as well:

http://skyscraperpage.com/diagrams/?buildingID=34622


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Old August 19th, 2010, 03:29 PM   #5189
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can anyone tell me how much wide is the base of the whole structure
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Old August 19th, 2010, 03:34 PM   #5190
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12hrs for of the shorter hand to make a full circle, the longer one will be faster and make it in 60 minutes.
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Old August 19th, 2010, 04:15 PM   #5191
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Looking really good. Must be really impressive to see it!!
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Old August 19th, 2010, 04:27 PM   #5192
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can anyone tell me how much wide is the base of the whole structure
502 meters
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Old August 19th, 2010, 04:29 PM   #5193
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502 meters
, half a kilometre
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Old August 19th, 2010, 05:26 PM   #5194
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502 meters
whats the source?

because in Google Earth it looks more like 400 meters. or little less.
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Old August 19th, 2010, 05:32 PM   #5195
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Looks like ~485m to me:

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Old August 19th, 2010, 05:53 PM   #5196
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sorry my bad it's 402 m not 502 m
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Old August 19th, 2010, 11:41 PM   #5197
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So that now means that Dubai will have to copy and build an even larger clock so they can add it to their list of achievements?
funny.....
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Old August 20th, 2010, 05:53 AM   #5198
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Old August 20th, 2010, 06:43 AM   #5199
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wow huge awesome
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Old August 20th, 2010, 06:47 AM   #5200
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Superb Green clock!!
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