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Author Topic: Biggest wood structure in the world  (Read 899 times)

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Offline jim king

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Biggest wood structure in the world
« on: May 10, 2011, 01:28:20 pm »
This is an interesting article.  I wonder how long it will last ?

http://inhabitat.com/new-photos-of-sevilles-gorgeous-metropol-parasol/

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Re: Biggest wood structure in the world
« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2011, 01:48:31 pm »

 Now that's pretty interesting, would be neat to take the camera's there and do some magic with the shadows :)

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Re: Biggest wood structure in the world
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2011, 03:23:48 pm »
 :o :o :o :o

$162 million for something that looks like a giant morel mushroom.  ::) ::)

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Re: Biggest wood structure in the world
« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2011, 03:38:55 am »
Still nice to see people designing with wood. Thanks for sharing.
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Re: Biggest wood structure in the world
« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2011, 02:11:31 am »
Amazing feat..... smiley_clapping.....So now I don't have to worry about termites  smiley_bouncing_pinky........Cheyenne
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