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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:46 PM   #45801
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They're still not finished mounting it, though.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:46 PM   #45802
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Ah man, I have to go to work ... I'm already late.

Such a powerful moment.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:47 PM   #45803
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1,776 U.S.A !!!!!!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:49 PM   #45804
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The building is actually 1.792 feet tall.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:50 PM   #45805
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1,792 .
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:50 PM   #45806
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Look at the amount of helicopters!

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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:50 PM   #45807
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At 745 am on Fri., the 10th of May, 2013, I saw the workers place the final piece of the antenna. It broadcast live on Fox 5 NY.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:51 PM   #45808
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Looks secure now, tons of electrical being connected. Beacon should be lit up tonite.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:51 PM   #45809
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ONE WORLD TRADE CENTER IS TOPPED OFF!

FINAL SECTION IS INSTALLED AT AT 7:46 AM EASTERN STANDARD TIME RISING TO IT'S FINAL HEIGHT AT 1,776 FEET! | 541 METERS ABOVE LOWER MANHATTAN!





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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:52 PM   #45810
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May 10, 2013 at 7:46 AM

the WTC is born!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:52 PM   #45811
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From abclocal live broadcast:





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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:53 PM   #45812
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Damn, those helicopter shots are amazing.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:53 PM   #45813
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:55 PM   #45814
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perfect crane calculations they only has a matter of inches to spare!!!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:56 PM   #45815
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the live footage from the helicopter is great. Congratulations New York (from a Brit). Topped Out.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 02:57 PM   #45816
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Woke up like 5mins to late to see it lol great day though!!!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:01 PM   #45817
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thread title can finally be changed to T/O
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:02 PM   #45818
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Now that the topping out is over, I'm interested when we can expect the CTBUH to release their height figures.
As we know, the total height of the tower is 1797,8 ft when measured from the lowest entrance. Will be interesting to see if this figure will get a mention.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:07 PM   #45819
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thread title can finally be changed to T/O
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:08 PM   #45820
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Now that the topping out is over, I'm interested when we can expect the CTBUH to release their height figures.
As we know, the total height of the tower is 1797,8 ft when measured from the lowest entrance. Will be interesting to see if this figure will get a mention.
Correct 1 wtc is 1,997.8 feet from Vesey st .
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