Blasphemy probably, but I can't get the thought out of my head that the Eiffel Tower (or should I say a close relative of it) could have been constructed more cost-effectively with a tripod rather than the existing quadruped (quadrupod?) base. Compare https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokyo_Skytree
Red Flag Submitted
Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts. The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.
Reply To This Thread
Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.