Sears Tower

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  1. Velius

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    Hello everybody,

    Just recently the sears tower opened up a new addition to their famous Skydeck called "The Ledge". These are 4 all glass bays that protrude from the 103rd floor 1353 ft up. Inside the bay your supposed to get the feeling that your floating above the city.

    Don't look down: Sears Tower unveils glass balconies suspended from 103rd floor Skydeck - Los Angeles Times

    I've been to the skydeck of the sears tower before, but now I have another reason to go back! Seems like it would be an interesting thing to experience. 8)
     
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    Couldn't pay me to step in there.
     
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    They have the same thing at the Grand Canyon.

    Both look like fun!
     
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    No chance of me going in either.


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    They have (or at least had, I would assume it's still there) a glass floor in part of the CN tower which I've been up to. It was pretty cool!
     
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    But it would be funny to play a recording of cracking glass while they are standing on it.
     
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    I actually found the Grand Canyon Skywalk a bit disappointing. Don't know why, it was an awesome place.

    How about this one in Melbourne?

    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjhK1DFkHf0 The floor goes from opaque to clear, to the sound of breaking glass.
     
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    All of them look like fun.
     
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    You won't catch me up there, I am definately afraid of heights [and darkness].

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    No freakin' way would I get on that thing...any of 'em... [​IMG]
     
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    I'm not afraid of heights now, but that...YOU'RE A BAD, BAD VIKING!

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    No way in hell would I stand out there.
     
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