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Man makes giant shoes

( Updated: 2015-04-29 11:11

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Man makes giant shoes
Zheng Changgan takes a photo with his a pair of big copper shoes in his home in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian province on April 28, 2015. [Photo/CFP]

Shoe lover makes giant shoes

On trending, we have featured car enthusiasts who made wooden cars and aircraft enthusiasts who made replica helicopters, but have you heard of a shoe enthusiast who would spend 180,000 yuan ($29,016) to make a replica of his ideal pair of shoes?

Zheng Changgan, 67, designed and made a pair of huge copper shoes simply because he loves them, in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian province on April 28, 2015, reported.

The shoes weigh one tonne, and each shoe measures 1.3 meters in height, 0.8 meters in width and 2.3 meters in length. Two people can fit into each shoe. Talk about big shoes to fill!

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