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Old September 2nd, 2013, 08:02 AM   #121
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Printscraper - A skyscraper created entirely using 3D printing.


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In the front: Foster and Partners skyscrapers; 3d printing donation by EOS of North America by liranik, on Flickr

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Old September 2nd, 2013, 07:59 PM   #122
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Glarescraper: A tower (usually glass) that reflects intense solar death ray beams onto neighboring buildings, people, cars and fancy sculpture gardens.

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Old September 2nd, 2013, 09:04 PM   #123
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^ rayscraper has got a nice ring to it as well. Or "skyscrayper" if you're into word play for the incrowd.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 12:27 PM   #124
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Printscraper - A skyscraper created entirely using 3D printing.


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In the front: Foster and Partners skyscrapers; 3d printing donation by EOS of North America by liranik, on Flickr

Scale 'em up!

I really wish that I could have this at home. Then I can stare at them all day long.

Do they sell these, how does it cost. I will probably not be able to buy it this second.
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Old September 4th, 2013, 01:24 PM   #125
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Printscraper - A skyscraper created entirely using 3D printing.


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In the front: Foster and Partners skyscrapers; 3d printing donation by EOS of North America by liranik, on Flickr

Scale 'em up!
I'd love to 3D print many buildings .
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Old September 10th, 2013, 03:39 PM   #126
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Two additions for the Royal Society of Putting Things on Top of Other Things-category: platescraper and stackscraper.
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Old September 10th, 2013, 07:23 PM   #127
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Any ideas for this?



"Twilt Tower" proposed for Rome




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Old September 10th, 2013, 08:05 PM   #128
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^ an engineer's nightmare?
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Old September 13th, 2013, 04:47 PM   #129
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There ain't no party like a skylineparty!
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Old September 20th, 2013, 06:16 AM   #130
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Blahscraper: A dull, uninspired tower.

See also: Mehscraper




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Old September 21st, 2013, 03:30 PM   #131
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Reviving Charles Jenck's skypricker: http://www.skyscraperdictionary.com/?project=skypricker
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Old September 21st, 2013, 05:54 PM   #132
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Blahscraper: A dull, uninspired tower.

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How about skyblander for that. Yes, with an -a-
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Old September 21st, 2013, 06:12 PM   #133
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How about skyblander for that. Yes, with an -a-
Sounds like a roller coaster ride too!

(One where you go up a very steep ascent and then plateau for a few mild turns before gently dropping back down.)
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Old September 24th, 2013, 09:22 AM   #134
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Glarescraper: A tower (usually glass) that reflects intense solar death ray beams onto neighboring buildings, people, cars and fancy sculpture gardens.
I found that the term this used for these in the press is fryscraper, now added to the dictionary.
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Old September 24th, 2013, 09:31 PM   #135
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I found that the term this used for these in the press is fryscraper, now added to the dictionary.
Fryscraper has me rolling!
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Old September 26th, 2013, 09:01 AM   #136
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One day I hope to own one of these.
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Old September 28th, 2013, 10:57 AM   #137
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Both as an entree in the dictionary and as a cup tournament, the skybridge!
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Old October 1st, 2013, 09:31 AM   #138
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Introducing the 50th term in the Skyscraper Dictionary, something we all want: the skypool.
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Old October 4th, 2013, 08:22 PM   #139
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Tower + Tourist = Towerist!
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Old October 7th, 2013, 02:16 PM   #140
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Adding some power: the skytaser!
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