The Times Square ball drop in NYC has been an American tradition since 1907. The ball is a geodesic sphere weighing 11,875 pounds and features 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles that vary in size from 4 ¾ inches to 5 ¾ inches. The question tonight is how wide is the sphere?
K6CRW – Steve
K6FCC – Khalil
AF6TT – Leon
KK6VUR – Tino
K6WSJ – Steve
KB6YVA – Bob
Source for question/answer: http://timessquareball.net/times-square-ball-facts-2016/
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