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The Big Tower

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We are ready to build a big coin stack.

ring of pennies
Then build upwards.
Tower of Pennies
 
Tower of Pennies Top View
Oddly enough, it's sturdy enough to hold some pretty weighty books.
Strong Tower of Pennies Tower of Pennies, Close up
Then when it's all done, put a dome on the top.
dome made out of pennies Finished dome tower made of pennies
And then the flash went out. To demolish the tower, I took a necklace, wrapped it around a pillar and gave a tug.
Penny tower about to be demolished
Against all expectation, it still stood.
Penny tower about to be demolished Penny tower about to be demolished Penny tower about to be demolished
Here's a closeup of the damage done.
damage to penny tower
At last I removed an opposite pillar and the whole structure came down.
falling penny tower
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Submit your amazing coin stacking pictures.

Note: All stacks of coins were done without any glue. Only the weight of the coins provides the support. Enjoy the pictures. Coin Stacking is a fun hobby for kids, college students and adults.

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