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Mattercam pictures of the Tower's conversion

Discussion in 'Disneyland Resort' started by phruby, Sep 22, 2016.

  1. phruby

    phruby Well-Known Member

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    This thread is for a time pictures of the Tower of Terror conversion to GOTG: MBO.

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  2. phruby

    phruby Well-Known Member Original Poster

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    The dome is gone! So is the fire escape that held the sign.
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  3. Shiiggydiigg

    Shiiggydiigg New Member

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    Aw heck. I get why Disney's doing this, but it just doesn't seem fitting.
     
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  4. Nick Intrabartola

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    THIS IS HORRIBLE, why get rid of a landmark attraction and re-marvelize it? ohh sorry its not modern enough. ive heard guardians of the galaxy is a great film but does it warrant a theme park ride?
     
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    The crane is back tonight on the Mattercam. Lots of floodlights, and some workmen on the roof of Tower of Terror doing workmen stuff. Apparently more things are being removed from the building.

    I wonder how long this will take before they strip it of anything valuable and then put the scaffolding up?
     
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    At this rate, I expect the scaffolding to be up either next month or November
     
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    Put this on the list of most depressing threads ever.
     
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    Have you been getting any sleep?
     
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    The crane is now on the other side
     
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    On my way out of the resort early Saturday morning I noticed scaffolding up on the left side of the tower (when looking at it from the park). Shocked how quick things are happening!
     
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    phruby Well-Known Member Original Poster

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    Once the conversion really gets moving, it will be really interesting to watch and see the progression of the tower from a consistent angle.
     
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    I didn't realize this was already started. Sad time indeed.
     
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  15. phruby

    phruby Well-Known Member Original Poster

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    No scafolding yet. No real changes I can see last night when I was there. The doors still open up as usual.
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    phruby Well-Known Member Original Poster

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    Posting this here as a reference as we watch the exterior transformation.

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