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Old July 18th, 2012, 04:46 PM   #35201
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I'm sure you can forgive Kanto for being a bit excited. This is some pretty damn exciting stuff.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 04:53 PM   #35202
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Does that corner piece have the entire parapet height on top, or just half? I can't tell.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 04:56 PM   #35203
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That looks like a tripplecolumn. The top of 1WTC will be similar to a reversed bottom of the old Twins
I'm thinking that there will just be 4 of those, each going on top of the connector beams.

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Old July 18th, 2012, 04:58 PM   #35204
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Does that corner piece have the entire parapet height on top, or just half? I can't tell.
It looks like half, but I imagine they will attach the other half before placing it.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 05:04 PM   #35205
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Those columns look like the orginal World Trade Center tridents.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 05:51 PM   #35206
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spotted this morning:

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so is this the one?

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Old July 18th, 2012, 05:57 PM   #35207
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You are correct.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:16 PM   #35208
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Finally T/O. Yeah!!!
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:27 PM   #35209
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FIRST CORNER NODE WHENT IN!!!
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:33 PM   #35210
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And I was the first one to point out the building topped out.
Would you like a trophy or a medal?
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:33 PM   #35211
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Great shot of the 2 columns up. They are indeed at parapet height.:

Caption from WTC Progress:
The first two columns for the One World Trade Center parapet are up!



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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:34 PM   #35212
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Would you like a trophy or a medal?
Haha.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:35 PM   #35213
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FIRST CORNER NODE WHENT IN!!!
Yeah, it did. I can't just stare out my window all day, waiting for something to happen. But today I got lucky.

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And it's in.

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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:43 PM   #35214
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can't wait for the cladding to reach this height. It'll be amazing.

edit : banana dance!

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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:44 PM   #35215
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At last, that triangle is completed. 3 left.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:44 PM   #35216
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OMG!!!!!!!!!
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:51 PM   #35217
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The netting being raised will make the structure seem much taller then we've been used to for the past month and a half
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:55 PM   #35218
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I think you jump the gun there kanto , by saying 1wtc has top out.
Otie said the columns reach to the top of the parapet and if somebody knows what's happening it's Otie
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:58 PM   #35219
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Great shots Ken!
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Old July 18th, 2012, 07:02 PM   #35220
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Does that corner piece have the entire parapet height on top, or just half? I can't tell.
It reaches the top of parapet.
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