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The London Eye
The London Eye is one of the largest wheel in the world, located
in the London borough of Lambeth on the south shore from a
height of 135 meters (about 45 floors) overlook almost the entire city.
Ferris smeyny project spouses architects David Marks and Julia
Barfield. Implementation of the project to life took six years. The
London Eye has 32 fully enclosed and air-conditioned cabins for
passengers capsules made in the shape of an egg.
can accommodate up to 25 passengers. The wheel is rotated at a
constant rate of 26.4 centimeters per second (about 0.9 km per hour)
for one revolution takes about 30 minutes. If necessary, take the
"board" passengers wheel stops - speed allows passengers to get on
and off at ground level. Wheel stops only to people with disabilities
and the elderly can safely landing.