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Old July 19th, 2007, 02:30 AM   #4021
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Cropped from one of Imre's photos. Gives a pretty good idea of what it'll look like.



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Old July 19th, 2007, 04:38 AM   #4022
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Hi all.

Picasa - Various photogs:

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Enjoy. Have a good day all.
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Old July 19th, 2007, 04:55 AM   #4023
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Some excellent photos, thanks Fury and Imre.
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Old July 19th, 2007, 05:10 AM   #4024
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in the documentary i posted they say it will way 800 000 tones
is that all included ? or what is the final wait of the bulding ?
it has to be huge ! i wonder how mutch the foundation is maid for
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Old July 19th, 2007, 05:31 AM   #4025
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mods, isn't it time for a new thread?
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Old July 19th, 2007, 05:38 AM   #4026
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Nope. We will start a new thread if the post number pass 5,000.
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Old July 19th, 2007, 06:15 AM   #4027
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The history of World's Tallest Buildings

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Old July 19th, 2007, 07:10 AM   #4028
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when a saw this i had to post it on this thred it dosent awolv burj dubai but just look at it !

amazing
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Old July 19th, 2007, 07:25 AM   #4029
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my 1;1000 scale model of BD and others

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Old July 19th, 2007, 07:38 AM   #4030
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way make models of skyscrapers ?
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Old July 19th, 2007, 07:43 AM   #4031
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Thanx for the vide..
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Old July 19th, 2007, 07:52 AM   #4032
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Wow,you know looking at the sunset behind the Burj,it reminds ya of how tiny the Burj is compared to the sun,well even the Earth to the sun..

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Old July 19th, 2007, 08:18 AM   #4033
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way make models of skyscrapers ?
yes, im a model maker with sydney city council. responsible for city model.
i have a display of worlds tallest towers.
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Old July 19th, 2007, 08:50 AM   #4034
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yes, im a model maker with sydney city council. responsible for city model.
i have a display of worlds tallest towers.
another pic.

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ok i just wondering ! the future holds rely intresting projects a head !
i belive that in the future buldings a round 800 - 1500 m tall is going to be comon places in wery crouded city`s ! end i think the mile high bulding is soon becoming a realety !
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Old July 19th, 2007, 09:03 AM   #4035
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Wow,you know looking at the sunset behind the Burj,it reminds ya of how tiny the Burj is compared to the sun,well even the Earth to the sun..
if i'm not mistaken, that is a sunrise!
but yeah, it surely makes us semm little even with 1k high skyscrapers.
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Old July 19th, 2007, 09:20 AM   #4036
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Whoa! My render of the Dubai skyline showed up in there! Thanks for posting, Imre. Who made that?
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Old July 19th, 2007, 11:41 AM   #4037
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yes, im a model maker with sydney city council. responsible for city model.
i have a display of worlds tallest towers.
another pic.

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How do you fit the model of Burj Dubai into the display cabinet. LOL Have you made a model of Chicago Spire and Russia Tower yet? Would they fit? You are going to need a much bigger cabinet now.
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Old July 19th, 2007, 12:57 PM   #4038
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Whoa! My render of the Dubai skyline showed up in there! Thanks for posting, Imre. Who made that?
Your render? Cool!
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Old July 19th, 2007, 01:47 PM   #4039
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Old July 19th, 2007, 01:51 PM   #4040
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