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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:15 PM   #44441
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Been lurking for a long time here but:



Looks like a new spire piece has been placed!
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:22 PM   #44442
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:22 PM   #44443
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Any idea what these are, and are they for 1WTC, the hub, or something else?

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Atlantic hoist motors from 1 wtc leaving
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:25 PM   #44444
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edit: two more sections to go (including the beacon)

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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:27 PM   #44445
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So it's now over 500m?
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:35 PM   #44446
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Atlantic hoist motors from 1 wtc leaving
What were these motors used for, and where have they been installed?
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:36 PM   #44447
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:37 PM   #44448
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So it is section #15 that has been sitting on the platform for the last couple weeks, and section #14 that was lifted and placed today. Hopefully they will place #15 today. ...followed by 16/17 which I guess will be lifted as one unit.
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:41 PM   #44449
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Two more lifts left and we're done!
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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:46 PM   #44450
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So it is section #15 that has been sitting on the platform for the last couple weeks, and section #14 that was lifted and placed today. Hopefully they will place #15 today. ...followed by 16/17 which I guess will be lifted as one unit.
edit: going by this diagram, correct

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i was using this one

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Old April 20th, 2013, 06:57 PM   #44451
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Old April 20th, 2013, 07:19 PM   #44452
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Are they going to wait til 2014 to light the beacon?
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Old April 20th, 2013, 07:27 PM   #44453
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Are they going to wait til 2014 to light the beacon?
they already tested it here at the base so i would assume no
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Old April 20th, 2013, 07:34 PM   #44454
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The Skyline with 1WTC from the the parking garage on the roof of the MetroMall in Metropolitan Ave. Middle Village, Queens.

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Old April 20th, 2013, 07:50 PM   #44455
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Are they going to wait til 2014 to light the beacon?
The last i heard it was may of 2013 if all goes to plan.
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Old April 20th, 2013, 08:01 PM   #44456
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Old April 20th, 2013, 08:03 PM   #44457
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Old April 20th, 2013, 08:13 PM   #44458
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Remember this height gentlemen, because this is where the Nordstrom Tower's roof gonna be.
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Old April 20th, 2013, 08:23 PM   #44459
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Excellent, congratulations people
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Old April 20th, 2013, 08:47 PM   #44460
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come on, lift the next segment
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