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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:39 PM   #45841
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And we're done. Glad I could have been apart of all this;Being on this great site, seeing the rebuilding of the new World Trade Center. Thanks all.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:41 PM   #45842
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:43 PM   #45843
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Damn, a lot of y'all got up really early in the morning to see it live, huh? I just woke up!
Ha ha. Me too. This is great news to wake up to. Can't believe it's finally topped out.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:44 PM   #45844
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well done USA. proud moment in history
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:46 PM   #45845
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Great moment. I'm proud I've been there and saw it happen. Congratulations U.S.A. from the Netherlands!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:47 PM   #45846
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Today show video of it lifting will be at THIS LINK: http://youtu.be/srl57tFA2tA

Its not up right now because its still uploading!

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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:47 PM   #45847
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Great moment! 6 years of following this thread on this forum finally the final height has been reached!!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:48 PM   #45848
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Congratulations from Germany as well! I'm sure New Yorkers are delighted to see the 10-year long gap filled, at least most of it.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:51 PM   #45849
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After 6 years of watching this building and site go from a hole in the ground to this is just amazing, welcome back World Trade Center<3
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:51 PM   #45850
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:53 PM   #45851
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Great stuff, thanks for the pics guys!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 03:53 PM   #45852
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By the way, why is one crane secured with guy wires? Shouldn't they secure the mast with those?
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:06 PM   #45853
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:06 PM   #45854
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:09 PM   #45855
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By the way, why is one crane secured with guy wires? Shouldn't they secure the mast with those?
The other crane is braced to the tower but the white crane cannot be braced to the spire.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:11 PM   #45856
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Out of an act of evil madness, comes this beautiful new building well done New York
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:16 PM   #45857
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Wow, those photos are HUGE. Won't even load on my laptop.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:19 PM   #45858
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congrats to NYC! it is a great and beautiful Building!
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:20 PM   #45859
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Looks like a big olive pick
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Old May 10th, 2013, 04:23 PM   #45860
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