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World’s tallest fountain

The pumps which power king fahd’s fountain in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, are so powerful that the water plume produced is taller than the Eiffel Tower (excluding its antenna).

The maximum height achieved by the water is 1023ft and each of the 3 huge pumps deliver 625 litres of water per second. the water leaves the 126mm nozzles at an incredible 375kmh.

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November 19, 2007 - Posted by | amazing, random | ,

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