Message - Re: World Trade Center Buildings

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Posted by  d on December 25, 2002 at 14:21:19:

In Reply to:  Re: World Trade Center Buildings posted by Per Corell on December 25, 2002 at 12:50:46:

This reminds me-

The WTC required a damping system to compensate actively for the
oscillations of wind or seismic vibration; does your "honeycomb" system have any elasticity or is it a totally rigid structure? If so, how could it be scaled up to skyscraper size/ Would it sway more or need mass-dampers?

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