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Old August 21st, 2007, 11:40 PM   #361
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I wonder what the carbon footprint of this thing is.
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Old August 22nd, 2007, 11:47 AM   #362
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This is very awesome.
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Old August 25th, 2007, 09:46 AM   #363
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I wonder what the carbon footprint of this thing is.
Go to the green forum on skyscraperpage; this forum is for people who like skyscrapers
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Old August 29th, 2007, 08:19 AM   #364
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Expensive condos in Guangzhou




Another side, Guangzhou west/east twin towers and other six 300m+ buildings will be located there

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Old August 29th, 2007, 08:21 AM   #365
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Old August 29th, 2007, 08:22 AM   #366
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Old August 29th, 2007, 08:24 AM   #367
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Old August 29th, 2007, 08:26 AM   #368
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It will be one of the most amazing buildings in China after finished.

Actually I am waiting for that incredible gravity machine at 500m!
PS: Should 跳楼机 be translated to "gravity machine"?
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Old August 29th, 2007, 09:23 AM   #369
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cool!!!!!thx!!! googleabcd ~
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Old August 29th, 2007, 11:43 AM   #370
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Great pics.
Thanks for sharing.

The metal frame looks like bamboo sticks.
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Old August 29th, 2007, 11:54 AM   #371
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Beautifull design! Crazy construction!

It will become famous after it's finished!

Designed by Dutch Architects , If I remember clearly..

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Old August 29th, 2007, 01:33 PM   #372
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worked out by latest photos. the core is 200m high. see diagram. nearly half way up.

http://img212.imageshack.us/img212/6...0sept07ob0.jpg
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Old August 29th, 2007, 02:08 PM   #373
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a ride 500 mtrs up it has to be mad? Yes it does look like a bamboo frame.(maybe it is).
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Old August 29th, 2007, 04:54 PM   #374
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@sock: bamboo with rust marks ? (and you will never found bamboo with this diameters).
No, it's a steel frame, but it should remain on bamboo.
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Old August 31st, 2007, 03:26 AM   #375
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great! 200m!!
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Old September 1st, 2007, 02:27 AM   #376
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Old September 1st, 2007, 02:31 AM   #377
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Great pics!!
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Old September 1st, 2007, 02:32 AM   #378
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is it steel?
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Old September 1st, 2007, 02:49 AM   #379
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how meney meters /weeak are they buldig ?
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Old September 1st, 2007, 02:50 AM   #380
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