Putting things in scale (Part 3)

By stoplenchwickwindfarm | November 13, 2008

One of the massive turbines of the Black Law windfarm in South Lanarkshire, Scotland

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This is a duplicate of a Digital Negative taken on a Nikon D2X camera, with a Sigma 50-500mm f/4-6.3EX DG HSM lens, of one of the 42 massive turbines at Blacklaw Wind Farm, which rise to a height of 110 metres to the tip of the blades. The picture was taken from a distance of about 4/5th of a mile from the village centre of Forth on the B7016 road looking NW

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A Space Shuttle External Tank (ET-119) on its w

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ay to the Vehicle Assembly Building.

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The barge carrying ET-119 is towed to Port Canaveral.

# Length: 153.8 ft (46.9 m) / # Diameter: 27.6 ft (8.4 m) / # Empty Weight: 58,500 lb (26,560 kg)

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