KVLY-TV mast
Blanchard, United States

KVLY-TV mast (USA) - tallest mast in the world (628 meters)

Where is located KVLY-TV mast?

Address of KVLY-TV mast is Blanchard, North Dakota, United States
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When was built KVLY-TV mast?

Built date of KVLY-TV mast is 1963

KVLY-TV mast

Facts, informations and history of KVLY-TV mast

The tower tower KVLY-TV Tower, 628 meters tall, in 1963-1974 was the tallest man-made structure in the world.

It took only 33 days to build the tower, and only 11 workers did the work.

This communication tower is not currently in Fargo. It is located near Blanchard, North Dakota.

Over 600 kilometers of all kinds of supporting ropes, steel cables and lifts are included in the design.

The total weight of steel in the tower is 864 500 pounds. The total length of the cables supporting the structure is 40 125 feet, or 7.6 miles. Elevation cables holding the elevator are 7 870 feet long.

The antenna at the top of the tower is 113 feet high and weighs 9,000 pounds.

With a wind blowing at 70 miles per hour, the KVLY tower hangs out by only 10 feet.

The steel tower is higher than the combined height of the Great Pyramid of Giza, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Washington Monument.

If a laborer working on the antenna hook dropped his French dummy, he would move at 250 miles per hour at the moment of hitting the ground.

How many meters have KVLY-TV mast?

Height of KVLY-TV mast is 628.80 m (2,062,97 ft)

how many meters have KVLY-TV mastScale

Construction/building type

Building KVLY-TV mast is of type Television tower

Architectural style

Architectural style of KVLY-TV mast is Modern

Modern architectural style is a style characterised primarily by simple and regular forms, a lack of ornamentation and the use of modern building materials. It is significantly different from other architectural styles, such as Baroque, Gothic or Renaissance, where more complex forms and rich ornamentation predominated. ... czytaj więcej.

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What area have KVLY-TV mast?

KVLY-TV mast have area of 160 acres

What material is the building made of?

KVLY-TV mast is made of the following materials: steel

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arteachsan
#16
arteachsan
4 months ago
Co tam taki maszcik .Na rysy niech spróbują wejść gdzie jedni chcą wejść a drudzy cisną na dół niue raz z dziećmi na rękach to dopiero wyczyn,
Adrian
#15
Adrian
1 year ago
Właśnie ogląda Fall, dziewczyny wspinają się na tą wierzę. Pozdrawiam Przeczytam ten komentarz za 10lat. 😀😀
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saj
#14
saj
1 year ago
pisze się ...wierzchołku, nie wieszchołku
matwiejski
#13
matwiejski
10 years ago
Najwieksza była w Konstant. a najwieksza istniejaca budowla to Burj Dubai...Jezu
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#12
....
13 years ago
zajebiste zdjęcia gorszych nie byloo?
hit
#11
hit
14 years ago
mi się podoba, bo lubię amerykę,
krysek
#10
krysek
15 years ago
O matko święta!!!super!
seba
#9
seba
16 years ago
Mieszkam niedaleko Konstantynowa i tam stał maszt który miał dokładnie 648 metrów! Widziałem go wychodząc z domu, stał wysoko nad choryzontem pięknie oświetlony... jednak już go nie ma i wielka szkoda :-(
aaa
#8
aaa
17 years ago
ooooooo
hmmm...
#7
hmmm...
18 years ago
ale tylko w wieżach radiowo/tv
hmmm...
#6
hmmm...
18 years ago
Mam nadzieję, że to się zawali i potem rekordzistą będzie Tokyo Tower (ok. 333m)
aRTUR
#5
aRTUR
19 years ago
TEN MASZT NIE JEST TAKI FAJNY JAK TEN W KONSTANTYNOWIE.W 2008 ROKU N.E BĘDZIE NAJWYŻSZA BUDOWLA KTÓRA SIE NAWRET LUDZIĄ NIE ŚNIŁA,BĘDZIE TO WIEŻOWIEC KTÓREGO WYSOKOŚĆ BĘDZIE MIERZYŁA AŻ 800m!!!!!
meta
meta
1 year ago
ludziom!!!!!!!!!!
wojero
#3
wojero
19 years ago
niedługo ten maszt pobiją wieżowce
faifer
#2
faifer
19 years ago
DUŻE i śmieszne!!!Ta wieża to kawałek igły, którą podtrzymują nitki!Maszt w Gombinie miał ponad 660 m.
Mlynobiker
#1
Mlynobiker
19 years ago
DUŻE!628m! Godyby to w polsce też coś było ale się zwaliłi i miało też ponad 600m!

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