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Old April 25th, 2008, 07:01 AM   #981
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How many planespotters does it take to change a lightbulb?

None...They'd never stop arguing over what type it was.
How many skyscraper fans does it take to change a light bulb?


well I guess it'll never get changed cuz they'll all be taking pictures. =-)
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Old April 25th, 2008, 10:34 AM   #982
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looks like the eiffel tower in this pic

i think the core is about 400m now.
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Old April 25th, 2008, 12:02 PM   #983
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the pic above with the tv tower in the distance would be such an awesome sight come the 2010 asian games when most of the projects with the exception of east tower which may have started construction by then and that i'm liking this tower everytime i see the updates didn't like the first rendering but currently i'm just awestruck
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Old April 26th, 2008, 09:49 PM   #984
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holy shit, so the core went from 200m to 400m inside a month??!
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Old April 26th, 2008, 10:29 PM   #985
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not actually from 200 to 400. The tower was about 350 meters in the beginning of this month
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Old April 27th, 2008, 01:07 AM   #986
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200m in a month....that's a bit too much
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Old April 27th, 2008, 02:57 AM   #987
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this development is really nice. Is there any news about west tower clading? I mean green or blue....?
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Old April 27th, 2008, 04:54 AM   #988
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this development is really nice. Is there any news about west tower clading? I mean green or blue....?
no cladding for this tower. What you see is what you get.

It's a tower, literally.
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Old April 27th, 2008, 07:15 AM   #989
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I know this is wrong topic but I just asked it anyway, I was talking about west tower not the tv tower
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Old April 27th, 2008, 12:59 PM   #990
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and why don't you ask that in the right thread??
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Old April 27th, 2008, 03:59 PM   #991
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looks like the eiffel tower in this pic

i think the core is about 400m now.
it has 389M now
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Old April 27th, 2008, 04:25 PM   #992
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that means only 61m to go until it reaches roof height....that's not much
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Old April 28th, 2008, 05:09 AM   #993
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thanks venisusky
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Old April 28th, 2008, 05:12 AM   #994
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that means only 61m to go until it reaches roof height....that's not much
Especially considering how fast this thing has been growing so far.
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Old April 28th, 2008, 05:32 AM   #995
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diagram update
approx 50 more meters before core tops out.
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Old April 28th, 2008, 05:45 AM   #996
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What's the average biweekly growth of this tower?
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Old April 28th, 2008, 08:50 AM   #997
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Thanks for the diagram Cul. 65 meters left. I wonder how it will look when the external ribbing starts to widen.
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Old April 29th, 2008, 02:33 AM   #998
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beautiful
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Old April 29th, 2008, 02:36 AM   #999
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this thing is really cool looking.
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Old May 3rd, 2008, 07:40 PM   #1000
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thanks CULWULLA!! that's a great diagram..
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