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Old February 13th, 2013, 06:32 PM   #41501
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Yup section 8 is now going in per skyline cam.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 06:38 PM   #41502
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I swear i herd somewhere that the guyed wires where going to be the last to be installed.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 06:45 PM   #41503
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Yeah, section 8 now up. This thing is flying up now! Let's hope the weather stays nice! Then it may only take another few weeks for them to get the who antenna up!
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Old February 13th, 2013, 06:51 PM   #41504
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Yes 1wtc mast is half way done !
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Old February 13th, 2013, 06:56 PM   #41505
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1,506 ft high now.

The spire section heights again. (not counting any elevation differences vs. Vessey or Fulton. Keeping it simple).

7B: 1,496'
8: 1,506'
9: 1,526'
10: 1,546'
11: 1,566'
12: 1,586'
13: 1,626'
14: 1,666'
15: 1,706'
16: 1,746'
17: 1,776'
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Old February 13th, 2013, 06:58 PM   #41506
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A tandem pick for this one.


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Old February 13th, 2013, 07:06 PM   #41507
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1 wtc as of now is 1,506 feet making it the 6th tallest building in the world by pinnacle !
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Old February 13th, 2013, 07:11 PM   #41508
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A tandem pick for this one.
Those tandem picks have to be mighty tricky, keeping it level, etc.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 07:15 PM   #41509
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Skyline Cam is back up.


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Old February 13th, 2013, 07:45 PM   #41510
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Surpassed John Hancock Center!!!!! One more beast left to surpass
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Old February 13th, 2013, 07:50 PM   #41511
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I forget, but will they need both cranes at the top for the full spire/antennae erection? Or will one of them be removed?
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Old February 13th, 2013, 07:57 PM   #41512
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EarthCam "Tower 1 One Zoom" providing amazing views!

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Old February 13th, 2013, 08:09 PM   #41513
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Love this angle. Looks as if the tower is rotating as it rises!

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Old February 13th, 2013, 08:41 PM   #41514
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[IMG]http://i46.************/qqsdpk.png[/IMG]

Well that was quick!
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Old February 13th, 2013, 08:53 PM   #41515
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Last one before the other sections come in -- in a week or two.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 08:54 PM   #41516
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Sweet!
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Old February 13th, 2013, 09:18 PM   #41517
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Woah! and it's already being installed. I thought they would just set it up on the deck and do some prep work.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 09:31 PM   #41518
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1 wtc as of now is 1,506 feet making it the 6th tallest building in the world by pinnacle !
Second tallest in the United States and soon to become #1 hopefully it's up to the CTBUH.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 09:36 PM   #41519
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Man. This think is really flying now. Awesome progress.
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Old February 13th, 2013, 09:44 PM   #41520
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Last one before the other sections come in -- in a week or two.
Great news by next month 1WTC will be completely topped out.
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